Tag: Higher Education

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


Youth Disadvantage and DAC Beachcroft’s Donation to Branch Up in Southampton

Sales Director Fiona Walsh shares an update about Southampton Hub’s spotlight on youth disadvantage and our partnership with DAC Beachcroft, who have generously donated gifts and £1000 to Southampton Hub’s Branch Up programme.


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


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, Higher Education, News, Third Sector


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


Our Training Offer

Sales Director Fiona Walsh shares an update about our brand new offer of training for students, staff and charity sector professionals, which can be bought as packages or one-off sessions to be delivered by Student Hubs staff.


Service Learning: Accessible Opportunities for Meeting Student and Community Need

Former Kingston Hub Programme Managers Annie Yonkers and Clara Johnston reflect on the impact of Service Learning on Kingston University students and community partners.

Annie Yonkers, Clara Johnston and Fiona Walsh

Higher Education, Impact, Skilled Placements, Social Action


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


OPINION: The Place for Volunteering in the 2020-21 Academic Year

Sales Director Fiona Walsh considers student experience for the upcoming academic year and how volunteering and social action could provide part of the answer.


OPINION: University closures threaten the most disadvantaged students

Sales Director Fiona Walsh considers the impact university closures could have on the most disadvantaged students studying at these universities.