Tag: Education

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

Join Student Hubs at the Graduate Employability Conference 2018!

Exclusive 20% discount to all Student Hubs members… Find out more below! The higher education sector is facing growing accountability…

The Student Hubs Team, 22 May 2018


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

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…

Progressing Towards our #iwill Pledge

Along with hundreds of other charities, businesses and education institutions, we are currently celebrating Volunteers’ Week. On Wednesday, we took…

Minding the Gap: Lessons from the Oxford Forum for International Development

This year’s Oxford Forum for International Development was centered around understanding the gap between the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and…

Scaling Social Action in UK Universities

As part of Step up to Serve’s #iwill campaign, we’ve been working with partners at the National Union of Students…