Thursday 27th June

Thursday 27th June

One of our Law students spent the morning doing the best preparation for university that we can image – trying to write a 2000 word essay from scratch which is due in at 11am. Well done Tara, you nailed it! Our Young Doctors spent the morning dissecting lamb hearts to...

Wednesday 26th June

Wednesday 26th June

Wednesday was our second day trip of the summer! We took a trip to the beautiful University town of Oxford, where our first activity was punting. Steering six boats using long metal poles down the river Thames was never going to be an easy task, but some of our...

Tuesday 25th June

Tuesday 25th June

This morning, our classes were all about the cutting-edge. Our Young Doctors' Academy group delved into CRISPR gene-editing technology this morning, while Discover Business learned about the emerging laws surrounding cryptocurrencies. The afternoon was all about...

Monday 24th June

Monday 24th June

London Scholastica was answering the big questions on Monday. Young Lawyers were tasked with writing their own Human Rights Charter (!) whilst Young Doctors got into the thorny issues surrounding medical ethics, leading to some robust common room debates. Students...

Sunday 23rd June

Sunday 23rd June

Sunday was our day of Hero Sessions. One Hero was Andrea Castegnaro, who has developed a method of using virtual reality games to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease. His work has lead to a new potential standardised test for detecting early signs of Alzheimer’s. As such,...

Saturday 22nd June

Saturday 22nd June

Saturday was our Challenge day! Each class took part in a real-world Challenge related to their course. For the Neuroscience and Psychologists, this meant peering into the minds of their London Scholastica peers, a scary task if we’ve ever seen one! For the Young...

Friday 21st June

Friday 21st June

A day full of inspiration and planning for the future! This morning our Discover Business and Enterprise students had their Hero session with the brilliant Charlie Blair, who founded The Blair Academy, an award-winning social enterprise tackling social isolation and...

Thursday 20th June

Thursday 20th June

Brighton-bound! Today we went to the idyllic seaside town of Brighton. For the first time this week, the sun smiled down on us all day long. There were even a few sun-blushed faces by the afternoon. In the morning, we visited Brighton Pavilion. This is the unique...

Wednesday 19th June

Wednesday 19th June

Wednesday was a theatrical day in every sense of the word! Morning lessons for the Neuroscience and Psychology scholars took an unusual turn as they conducted their first patient interview with a genuine* bipolar patient. Some insightful questions from Noa, Kenleeth...

Tuesday 18th June

Tuesday 18th June

Another action-packed day at the London Scholastica Academy, and everyone is starting to settle into the new routine. Today saw our first Masterclass, which was a workshop on Creativity with the brilliant Eleonora, who is a veteran Scholastica tutor and a Shakespeare...