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UCL in the News: City and Islington surpasses A-level record

17 August 2007

Thursday 15th August was a day of jubilation as over 500 students arrived to pick up their all important A-level results from our Sixth Form College.

Negin Damari Amiri took five A Levels in Maths, Further Maths, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics and will now go on to study medicine at UCL, which the Sixth Form College has a partnership with. She arrived in England as a refugee from Iran less than five years ago speaking no English, which she taught herself through reading books and listening to the news. …

She said that City and Islington's links with UCL has facilitated her ambition, providing the opportunity to sit in on first year medical lectures. …

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