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.


Student Volunteering Week: Hub Highlights

Student Volunteering Week is taking place across the UK from 19th – 25th February 2018. Student Hubs is acting as…

Molly Whyte

Social Action

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Student Hubs our vision is a society in which every student engages with social and environmental challenges during their…

Fatima Iftikhar and Bonnie Chiu

Policy, Third Sector

Student Hubs Welcomes New Chair and Trustees

Student Hubs’ Trustee Board is a vital source of expertise, direction and accountability for the staff team and our volunteers….

Francis Wight

Social Action, Third Sector

5 Reasons a Social Impact Internship is the Best Way to Spend Your Summer

When it comes to choosing how to spend your summer, the possibilities can seem overwhelming. Alongside spending quality time in…

Student Hubs receives funding to help young people make a difference in their community through sport and social action

Student Hubs has been given £146,957 from Sport England and the #iwill Fund to help young people use sport to…

Molly Whyte

Social Action

Engaging a Diverse Student Population in Social Action: #iwill Week 2017

This #iwill Week, Sonia from Kingston Hub discusses the challenges and benefits of engaging a diverse student population in high…

Sonia Kumari

Social Action

Top Reasons To Do A Voluntary Summer Placement

When I was faced with the daunting prospect of over 3 months to fill this summer, I figured I should…

Save the Date: Student Volunteering Week 2018

We are excited to announce that Student Volunteering Week 2018 will take place from 19th – 25th February. Entering its…

Francis Wight Appointed Student Hubs’ Chief Executive

We are pleased to announce that Francis Wight is now Chief Executive of Student Hubs. Sara Fernandez, our previous Chief…

Can we make a positive change in the world?

I recently completed the Student Hubs Alumni Survey, which boldly asks: ‘Do you think one person can make a positive…