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16 September 2021

Global Academy Alumni offers top advice to current students

Global Academy alumni, DeMarkay Williams who graduated in 2018 – has shared some inspirational words for current students that look back at the last five years of Global Academy in his current role at BBC Creative. Hello Class of 2023 and 2025! I hope you’ve started to settle into life at the Global Academy and […]

10 August 2021

The Class of 2021 land top Jobs, Apprenticeships and Uni Places in the Creative Industry

After an eventful academic year like no other – Year 13 students are celebrating today (Tuesday 10th August) as they leave Global Academy ready to kickstart their careers in the creative industry by landing places at a wide range of both jobs and apprenticeships in the sector as well as taking their next step in […]

4 August 2021

Global Academy Students Work With Ideas Foundation, Canon Europe and UAL On The Power Of Hair

A handful of Global Academy Year 12 students got the chance to get some industry work experience this Summer and take part in the Creative Media Camp Summer School working on a brief relating to UN Global Goals and hair discrimination leading to an exhibition at Chelsea College of Arts. The Creative Media Camp Summer […]

30 July 2021

Laila Gets a Taste of Sweet Success in National Business Competition

Year 10 student and business entrepreneur, Laila Beharry has made it through to the final round in a national business competition to win a share of a £10,000 investment to go into growing her American sweets business. Laila is the owner of LB’s Sweet Tooth – an exclusive retailer of American candy, chocolates, cereal, drinks, […]

29 July 2021

Global Academy Grads Get Their First Break Into The Advertising Industry

Taniesha Grant, Dana Ashur, Malakiya Phombeah-Savage who graduated Global Academy this year alongside Matt Moriarty in graduated in 2020 have all landed coveted places on the Brixton Finishing School summer programme from July – September – a disruptive industry-led programme aimed at increasing opportunities for under-represented groups in the creative industries. The Global Academy grads […]

29 July 2021

Global Academy Secures Nomination in Worldwide Radio Awards

Global Academy’s in house radio station and content brand, Youths Choice has secured a nomination in the prestigious New York Festivals® Radio Awards as ‘Best Student Radio Station’ and hopes to bring home gold for the UK this Summer against a suite of international broadcasters.   The award celebrates the immense amount of work that […]

27 July 2021

Sam and Jorele’s Work Gets Selected for Annual UAL Origins Exhibition

Sam Fenner, Year 13 and Jorele Simons, Year 12 have had their work selected out of thousands of students across the UK to represent the Global Academy in UAL’s annual Origins Creatives exhibition. Origins Creatives aims to celebrate the next generation of creatives by enabling them to share their ideas, their successes, their failures, and […]

15 July 2021

Year 12 Students Produce Social First Content for Global’s Gen Z Brand – Popbuzz

Global Academy teamed up with Popbuzz and Global to create a unique learning experience for students to understand more about creating content for social-first audiences by taking part in a live content brief before showcasing work to Global managers in their Head Office. Popbuzz is the online home of pop culture, music & everything that […]

6 July 2021

Year 10 Students Get An Induction Into the World of Brand Experience With Industry Pros

Thanks to funding from the London Enterprise Adviser Network – Year 10 students at Global Academy got the chance to work directly with industry experts from onepointfive, Pantene and the Ideas Foundation in a one day intensive workshop working on a live brief. Students stretched their creative muscles by learning more about the world of […]

30 June 2021

Global Academy Wins UK School Media Award

Global Academy’s Youths Choice team have scored the coveted Best Audio Award in this year’s prestigious Shine School Media Awards to recognise the breadth and professionalism of our audio content this year. The Shine School Media Awards is a national competition that rewards diversity of talent from secondary schools across the UK who work on […]

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