Tag: Student Voice

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…


How Social Action Can Help You Build Strong Friendships and Communities

Eight years ago, the UN General Assembly proclaimed the International Day of Friendship on July 30th, aiming to promote the…

Marina Zorila

Student Voice


5 Reasons a Social Impact Internship is the Best Way to Spend Your Summer

When it comes to choosing how to spend your summer, the possibilities can seem overwhelming. Alongside spending quality time in…


Top Reasons To Do A Voluntary Summer Placement

When I was faced with the daunting prospect of over 3 months to fill this summer, I figured I should…


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…


Bringing Student Volunteering to Parliament

On Tuesday 23rd February, during Student Volunteering Week, I had the privilege of being invited to speak about my experience…


SVW 2016: #IVolunteerBecause – Jess, Southampton Hub

For Student Volunteering Week 2016, Jess, Schools Plus Coordinator for Southampton Hub and Student Volunteer of the Year 2016 longlisted…


SVW 2016: #IVolunteerBecause – Herman, Cambridge Hub

For Student Volunteering Week 2016, Herman, a Cambridge Hub Schools Plus tutor, shares why he volunteers. When I was young,…


SVW 2016: #IVolunteerBecause – Hannah, Cambridge Hub

For Student Volunteering Week 2016, Hannah, a Cambridge Hub volunteer, shares what social action means to her and how it…