Michael Kevin Kearney: World’s youngest university graduate at the age of 10

Michael Kevin Kearney (born January 18, 1984, in Paterson, New Jersey, USA) is a former child prodigy known for setting several world records, and teaching college at the age of 17. The son of a Caucasian father and a Japanese mother, he was homeschooled by his parents, especially his mother, and accelerated in his academic … More Michael Kevin Kearney: World’s youngest university graduate at the age of 10

10-year-old prodigy joins Lucknow University BSc course

Ten-year-old Sushma Verma, daughter of a daily wage labourer and an illiterate mother, has the chance of becoming India’s youngest graduate three years from now. The whiz kid already holds the distinction of being India’s youngest matriculate at 7. After clearing her class 12 examinations from the Uttar Pradesh board this year, she got provisional … More 10-year-old prodigy joins Lucknow University BSc course

Crippling accident hasn’t kept cook from penning inspirational cookbook

Cory Parsons simply won’t let adversity keep him out of the kitchen. Thirteen years ago, the budding chef from Nanaimo, B.C., was severely injured in a diving accident which left him a quadriplegic. He had been apprenticing in the restaurant industry since the age of 12, but his life was totally disrupted as he came … More Crippling accident hasn’t kept cook from penning inspirational cookbook

How four inspirational Scots women beat the recession to become a success

Many people have faced job losses or struggled to find work over the past year as the recession bites. But now with a new year, it’s time for a new you and the chance to look forward. MARIA CROCE spoke to four inspirational Scots women who show how you can find success either through building … More How four inspirational Scots women beat the recession to become a success