Tag: Environment & Sustainability

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…


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…


Tour des Hubs: One Month On

I’m sure you’ve all heard of the Tour de France – lots of hills, plenty of lycra, a few drug…


My Social Action Journey

It’s hard to pinpoint precisely where my social action journey began. Perhaps my parents would claim it was as a…


2015/16: Our Impact So Far

As 2015 draws to a close, here is a round-up of our latest impact and spotlights on some of our…


Overcoming Fear

A few weeks ago, I spent a Thursday afternoon sitting in a small circle of people discussing the environment and…


Shaking up Menstruation – the beginning of Monthlies.

I hate getting my period. It’s messy and inconvenient and it hurts! And actually, there are loads of other things…


ESDC Bristol: The Future of Student Involvement in Sustainable Action

Earlier this week, the Education for Sustainable Development Conference in Bristol brought together a range of higher education practitioners who…


Sustainable consumption on a student budget

On Saturday 7th March, Southampton Hub held another daylong Sustainability Festival that proved to bring even more students, staff and…


My fast fashion fast

A couple of years ago I challenged myself to avoid shopping on the high street for a whole year; a…