Tag: Education

Student Volunteering Week 2021

Sales Director Fiona Walsh looks back on this year’s Student Volunteering Week, with highlights including our brand new webinar series, a focus on mental health and wellbeing at our Hubs, and Bristol’s One City Approach.


Student Solutions in Sustainability: Spotlight on Engage for Change

Our Engage for Change Programme Manager Laura Barr reflects on our case study of Engage for Change, our sustainability incubation programme at the University of Cambridge which is being featured in the Universities UK Conference on the Climate Crisis.

Laura Barr, Engage for Change Programme Manager

Education, Environment & Sustainability, Social Action, Uncategorized


Launching Our Webinar Series for Student Volunteering Week

Sales Director Fiona Walsh shares an update about our brand new offer of webinars for students, staff and charity sector professionals, which will be launching from Student Volunteering Week and continuing twice a month across the academic term.


Student Hubs’ National Lockdown Update

The Student Hubs Management Team outlines the organisation’s approach to the national lockdown implemented by the government, and the support available for students and our staff team during this period.

The Student Hubs' Management Team

Community, Education, Higher Education, News


Student Hubs’ One Community Forum

Sales Director Fiona Walsh shares an update about Student Hubs’ One Community Forum, an event funded by the UPP Foundation which brought together our five Hubs and external guests to discuss the issue of educational attainment and responding to Covid-19 through student volunteering.

Fiona Walsh, Sales Director

Community, Education, Higher Education, Impact, News, Student Voice


Tackling Racial Injustice: Our Next Steps

The Student Hubs Management Team outlines their reflections from speaking to the staff team about racial injustice, and our plans and upcoming actions as an organisation to tackle this at Student Hubs and through our work.

The Student Hubs Management Team

Community, Education, Higher Education, Social Action, Third Sector


Service Learning: Addressing Participation Barriers With ‘Real-World’ Learning

Kingston Hub Manager Harry Hodges reflects on the impact of Service Learning on academics at Kingston University and the need for social action as part of in-curricular modules.

Harry Hodges and Fiona Walsh

Community, Education, Higher Education, Skilled Placements


How we’re bringing the community together during the Covid-19 outbreak

We want to update you on the steps that we at Student Hubs have been taking in response to COVID-19.


Should Higher Education Institutions Support Student Social Action?

The UN’s International Youth Day will be celebrated for the 20th time on August 12th. Since 1999, each year has had…


Reflections on Approaching Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion should be at the core of all organisation’s cultures. I have been pleased that there has been…

Fatima Iftikhar

Education, Impact, Policy, Social Action