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.

 

SVW 2016: #IVolunteerBecause – Jess, Southampton Hub

For Student Volunteering Week 2016, Jess, Schools Plus Coordinator for Southampton Hub and Student Volunteer of the Year 2016 longlisted…


SVW 2016: #IVolunteerBecause – Herman, Cambridge Hub

For Student Volunteering Week 2016, Herman, a Cambridge Hub Schools Plus tutor, shares why he volunteers. When I was young,…


SVW 2016: #IVolunteerBecause – Hannah, Cambridge Hub

For Student Volunteering Week 2016, Hannah, a Cambridge Hub volunteer, shares what social action means to her and how it…


Student Volunteering: Better than Qualifications?

Since we celebrated Student Volunteering Week in 2015, the value of participating in social action at university has gained significant…


A Day in the Life: Youth Social Action Across Sectors

On BBC Breakfast this morning there was a story about a group of students at the RCA who had designed…


The 9 Stages of Being a Student Volunteer

With Student Volunteering Week 2016 just around the corner, we take a look at the student volunteering journey. From fresh-faced…


Introducing our New Theory of Change

Since Student Hubs began, a ‘theory of change’ has been central to our work. The theory we developed back in 2007…


Launching our 2016 Internship Scheme

Here at Student Hubs it’s no secret we’re passionate about getting students engaged with social and environmental issues. Volunteering opportunities…


Tour des Hubs 2016

I am delighted to be writing this blog to launch the Tour Des Hubs, a 392 mile long cycle ride…


Support Student Volunteering

Across our network, students are working with local communities to create positive change. Student-led volunteering projects at our Hubs range…