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Buy cosy clothes that last: fashion advice for students, archive, October 1967

The only difference between a student who has got to dress on no money and a secretary who has got to dress on no money is that the student can afford to look scruffy. Most students’ first clothes problem is general budgeting; the second problem is keeping warm and cheerful in draughty digs, draughty buses or draughty lecture halls. Achieving this on a sensibly balanced …

Microsoft awards hardware startup ENTy the 2016 Imagine Cup

The festivities have wrapped for Microsoft’s Imagine Cup, a global competition among students and young people to create new software and devices. The winner this year was ENTy, a polished and highly practical hardware solution for tracking posture, helping with diagnosis and possibly treatment of diseases that affect balance. There were 35 teams in the finals, split evenly between three categories: games, innovation, and global …