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.

 

10 Years On: Launching our Graduate Impact Survey

In May 2007, a group of students launched the Oxford Hub. They aimed to connect like-minded students with each other…


Turning Anger into Action

Earlier this month, Oxford Brookes’ Human Rights Festival screened Ken Loach’s ‘I, Daniel Blake’. The film tells the harrowing experiences of…

Ab Brightman

Social Action


7 Reasons to Host an Intern Through our Social Impact Internship Scheme

Student Hubs’ Social Impact Internship Scheme places students in socially impactful organisations to carry out an internship for 6-8 weeks…


How Volunteering Supports My Mental Health

I’ve noticed that I usually feel best about myself after having done something for someone else. It’s not self righteous…

Sonia Kumari

Social Action


Student Volunteering Week Returns

Today is the first day of Student Volunteering Week 2017, which is taking place across the UK. Having delivered SVW…


Our Approach To Internships

Before undertaking an internship, many students’ top questions are “Is it worth it?” and “Is it paid?” Interns want to…


A Mid-Year Review

Here at Student Hubs, our 2016-17 year began in September when university students started or returned to their studies. December…


Social Action and HE Policy: A Solution for Universities?

Universities are facing an array of challenges as a result of the two key policy developments affecting the Higher Education…

Francis Wight

Education, Policy, Social Action


Our Impact in 2015-16

I am excited to launch our Impact Report for 2015-16, created in partnership with The Social Investment Consultancy (TSIC). Last…


From Fresher to Graduate with Southampton Hub

My first encounter with Southampton Hub was as a fresher at the Bunfight (a local term for Societies Fair). I…


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