Our work has been featured by national and local media outlets. Together we are raising the profile of student social action.




What are the benefits of student volunteering?, Times Higher Education, February 2018

Make a difference to your city – Volunteer for Cambridge, Star Radio, October 2017

UK Graduate Impact Routes, tbd*, September 2017

Success as students connect with care homes, My Home Life, September 2017

UPP and Student Hubs Launch One Community Forum, Edquarter, August 2017

£40k pledged by UPP Foundation to tackle social problems, University Business, July 2017

Take a break: why charities should give staff unlimited holidays, The Guardian, May 2017

Why student volunteering matters, Times Higher Education, February 2017

University: an introduction to political activism, The Guardian, September 2016

Skills beyond subjects: social action and the attributes agenda, Phoenix, June 2016

How charity work breaks down the town v gown divide, The Guardian, May 2016

Volunteering Helps International Students Integrate: Student Volunteering Week 2016, Times Higher Education, February 2016

Do you want to knit a cat a scarf?, BBC Radio 1, February 2016

#IVolunteerBecause One in Four People Have A Mental Health Problem and Don’t Deserve to Feel Alone, Huffington Post, February 2016

Global Social Innovation Round-Up #29, Pioneers Post, February 2016


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Our staff and student leaders are available for comment. We have particular knowledge of volunteering, community outreach, socially impactful careers, enterprise incubation, student engagement, social sector policy, higher education and social issues, including educational disadvantage and elderly isolation.

Please email Lydia on lydia.green@studenthubs.org with your enquiry.