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Announcing Student Volunteering Week 2018Student Volunteering Week 2018 will take place from 19th – 25th February. Entering its 17th year, Student Volunteering…Viktoria Kovalcikova - What Volunteering Means to Me?Volunteering is an integral part of what we do at De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) – so much so that we’ve recently…What volunteering means to me - Lauren BirneyI grew up attending my local Girls Brigade and once I was old enough I began to volunteer within the youngest section…Institution spotlight: V-Team - University of Essex Students' UnionSpeaking both from a student’s prospective and an employer’s prospective, I must say that the value of volunteering is…Happy Student Volunteering Week from Royal HollowayHappy Student Volunteering Week everyone!! This week has seen numerous new and current volunteers getting involved with…We're half way there....Community Connections at Imperial had SVW up in lights So it's reached the halfway point in #SVW2017 and what a week…Supporting Student Led InitiativesAt King’s College London Students’ Union (KCLSU) we pride ourselves in supporting our students in achieving their…Do Something DifferentThe Durham bubble. We’ve all felt it at some point – that moment when essays are due, your housemates haven’t done the…'Appreciation to all of our #VoluntHeroes'This Student Volunteering Week, The University of Manchester and University of Manchester Students’ Union have teamed…How Volunteering Inspired my Career ChoicesI’ve been a volunteer since I was 7 years old when I did my first charity bag pack as a Brownie Guide. As I was young…That experience changed my life and began my platform of volunteering whenever I could"Sam Masaba is a Social Sciences student at UEL. He has been volunteering at Ascension Community Trust to support them…“I would recommend everyone get involved with a charity”For Student Volunteering Week last year, I visited the Sunflower Trust in Guildford, a pioneering children’s health and…4 Things we learned from Monday of #SVW2017So day 1 of #SVW2017 has been and gone and we learned 5 really important things. 1: Twitter is really busy. Lots of…"That experience changed my life and began my platform of volunteering whenever I could"Sam Masaba is a Social Sciences student at UEL. He has been volunteering at Ascension Community Trust to support them…Getting Press CoverageSVW2017 is one of the best possible times of the year to get some positive press coverage on social action and…#SVW2017 ResourcesRESOURCES Running Student Volunteering Week this February at your college or university? Check out this blog post of…Award Finalist: Jo DevallThis week we are introducing you to the five students who have been shortlisted for the Student Volunteer of the Year…Student Volunteering Week hits RGUToday on the blog we're off to Aberdeen to catch up with Robert Gordon University Students' Union and find out why…Award Finalist: Liam RodgersThis week we are introducing you to the five students who have been shortlisted for the Student Volunteer of the Year…SVW at Lincoln Students' UnionFor SVW 2016 Lincoln Students’ Union are collaborating with our Careers & Employability Team to deliver a week of…Award Finalist: Samuel WongThis week we are introducing you to the five students who have been shortlisted for the Student Volunteer of the Year…Digital Engagement at Huddersfield SUHow Digital Engagement through UnionCloud transformed Huddersfield SU’s Volunteering Offer Today on the blog we hear…Student Volunteering Week: a staff perspectiveClick here to see other blog articles with advice for SVW planning Claire McLoughlin from UWL shares some tips from…Throwback Thursday: Growth Mindset Mentoring at University of ExeterFor our third Throwback Thursday (#TBT) post, we're off to the University of Exeter to hear more about the challenges…Throwback Thursday: Microvolunteering at Sheffield Hallam SUTime for another Throwback Thursday ! This week we here from Sheffield Hallam Students' Union about a recent…Throwback Thursday: SVW 2014 at Bath Students' UnionThrowback Thursday (#TBT) is a brand new series where we'll be looking back at volunteering led by students around the…Announcing the SVW 2015 grant recipientsThe SVW Team are delighted to announce the recipients of the SVW 2015 event grants. Volunteering centres from colleges…Institution spotlight: Teesside University"The team have surpassed our expectations in terms of their commitment, enthusiasm and creativity" In this institution…Institution spotlight: Essex UniversityThe volunteering team at Essex University have been having an awesome SVW. See what they’ve been getting up to below…Institution spotlight: Exeter Students' GuildExeter’s Students’ Guild are having an extremely busy week celebration Student Volunteering Week. Take a look at their…Institution spotlight: Bath University SUThe V Team at the Students’ Union at Bath University, have come up with a great list of events for Student Volunteering…Institution spotlight: University of BrightonThe University of Brighton have got a whole host of events and activities planned for this week. Have a sneaky look…Institution spotlight: Cumbria University SUThe team at Cumbria have been hard at work prepping for a week filled with activities and events. Keep reading to find…Institution Spotlight: Oxford and Oxford BrookesOn Wednesday, our brand new SVW committee met for the first time for a nice big brainstorm of our ideas for the week…SVW 2014 institution spotlight - University of SouthamptonSouthampton Hub committee members and other student volunteers are working with SUSU to bring SVW 2014 to…