Tag: Social Action

Social Impact Voluntary Placement Scheme – making impact and living our values

Why we have made the decision to discontinue the Social Impact Voluntary Placement Scheme across the network

Sonia Kumari & Pippa Smith

News, Social Action, Social Impact Careers, Third Sector


The Real Value of Sports Volunteering: Lessons from Empower Active 

Volunteering and sports are two activities to which students often dedicate a lot of their time at university. In my…

Marina Zorila

Impact, Social Action


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


Sport and Social Action: Making a Difference in Communities

One year into delivery and as we celebrate social action with #iwillWeek, we reflect on the success of our new sport programmes following three-year funding from Sport England and #iwill.

Catherine Mitchell, 13 November 2018

Impact, News, Social Action


Student Hubs Is Delighted to Announce That Charlie Hamilton Is Our New Chief Executive

Charlie has a strong background in the education and charity sectors, most recently as Development Director with London Music Masters,…

The Student Hubs Team

Impact, News, Policy, Social Action, Third Sector


Learning to Lead: Lessons from Oxford Hub’s Young Trustees Programme

How do you create the next generation of charity leaders? Experience of frontline volunteering is invaluable for young people, but…

Rachel Marshall

Social Action, Third Sector


#IVolunteerBecause – Florence Jones

The importance of ‘giving back’ was a strong theme of my childhood. My love of volunteering began at school when…

Florence Jones

Social Action


#IVolunteerBecause it Helps Me to Find Community

Since I left university, I’ve made two major moves to new cities. The first was driven by a new job,…

Sarah Hewett

Social Action


Student Volunteering Week: Hub Highlights

Student Volunteering Week is taking place across the UK from 19th – 25th February 2018. Student Hubs is acting as…

Molly Whyte

Social Action