Welcome to our blog. A social space where student leaders, staff and friends of Student Hubs share their experiences and thoughts – from volunteering & social enterprise to exciting news in the third sector or challenging policy questions.


Impact International Competition Now Live

Have you recently returned from a volunteering placement abroad? Do you want to share your experience with other students, organisations…

Overcoming Fear

A few weeks ago, I spent a Thursday afternoon sitting in a small circle of people discussing the environment and…

Shaking up Menstruation – the beginning of Monthlies.

I hate getting my period. It’s messy and inconvenient and it hurts! And actually, there are loads of other things…

ESDC Bristol: The Future of Student Involvement in Sustainable Action

Earlier this week, the Education for Sustainable Development Conference in Bristol brought together a range of higher education practitioners who…

Creating impact 2014-15

I am delighted to be writing this blog to launch our 2014-15 Impact Report. As we prepare to launch our…

Sara Fernandez

Impact, Third Sector

Reclaiming philanthropy

I was recently asked to come up with an alternative to the phrase ‘social action’. An unusual challenge as I…

Parliamentary Launch of ‘Service Nation 2020′ Demos Report

On Monday afternoon, I attended the launch of the new Demos report ‘Service Nation 2020’, hosted by the Minister for…

Francis Wight

Policy, Third Sector

#iwill, will you?

We’re sharing our pledge of support to #iwill, the national campaign promoting youth social action

Sara Fernandez

Policy, Social Action, Third Sector

Volunteers’ Week 2015: From the volunteers’ perspective

It’s hard to believe that Student Volunteering Week finished exactly three months ago today, and today marks the beginning of…

Rachel Tait

Social Action

Challenging assumptions about sex workers

Margot Tudor, Bristol Hub‘s new International Development and Rights co-ordinator, writes about her experiences working with One25, a charity which…

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