Tag: Social Action

National Societies and Volunteering Awards: Winners and Runner Ups

Last night, we celebrated the National Societies and Volunteering Awards at the Reading Students’ Union. Over the course of the…

Embracing Equity in our Student Activities – International Women’s Day 2023

Our Partnerships and Development Director Fiona explores the topic of International Women’s Day 2023 and the theme of ’embracing equity’ in our student-facing work, with contributions from our student committee leaders at Cambridge Hub and Southampton Hub.

Five one-off student events that will bring a smile to your face!

As we are delivering our One-Off volunteering opportunities for the 22-23 Academic year, let’s recap a few of our past events.

Unsal Kaynak

Community, Impact, Social Action

Inspire, Debate, Change: Empowering the future through practical workshops

Just before the lockdown of 2020, two Student Hubs staff members had an idea – how do we improve political literacy amongst young people in the UK. Over the next two years, the programme turned from a conversation between two colleagues, to a fully fledged project that has engaged over 40 young people – so far!

Catherine and Will

Community, Social Action, Third Sector

Our Spring Project Partnership with Leeds Conservatoire

Partnerships and Development Director Fiona shares more about our exciting new Project Partnership with Leeds Conservatoire, introducing our new Leeds Programme Manager, Sarah, and what activities Sarah and Fiona will be delivering in Leeds over the next few months.

Our key learnings from our 2021 – 22 impact report

We’ve collated our key reflections and lessons from our 2021-22 impact report.

OPINION: Strikes – Vehicles for Social Change and Justice

With the National Education Union being the latest group to announce strikes in the UK, we dive into why striking is an important part of social action and how you can support those taking part.

Simran and David Dhanjal-Field

Alumni, Community, Opinion, Social Action

November Digest

Here are some of Student Hubs good news headlines from the month to put a smile on your face.

Unsal Kaynak

Alumni, Community, Social Action

Purchase our Social Action Zine this #GivingTuesday

Our Partnerships and Development Director Fiona shares more about how you can support us on #GivingTuesday (29th November) by pre-ordering a digital or print version of our social action Zine, celebrating our 15th birthday with student and staff submissions on the theme ‘connecting with causes’.

Fiona Walsh and Lydia Ferguson

Social Action, Student Voice, Third Sector

Celebrating our Board this Trustees’ Week

Trustees’ Week is the perfect opportunity for us to introduce you to our Board, and celebrate the difference they make at Student Hubs.