The Beckett Award- What’s it all about?

We’ve been speaking to the Students’ Union and students, gathering general information to tell you all you need to know about the Beckett Award. What is the Beckett Award? The Beckett Award is a formal accreditation for all your hard work, whether this is though leading a society, local volunteering, becoming a course/faculty/student council rep, …

Student welcomed into Ghanaian Culture

Gareth Robinson, second year Sport and Exercise Science student, spent six weeks making a difference last summer in Ho, Ghana. Gareth volunteered on a joint project between our University and charity, KickStart Ghana (KSG), an organisation set up by a Ghanaian and two British Trustees who are passionate about people in Ghana having every opportunity …

Kirsty Tennick India Story

Integrated Masters in Biomedical Science – 3rd year Can anyone volunteer? Yes anyone can volunteer, it isn’t course specific. Although many people do end up using their skills from their course, or from sports and hobbies that they do to full their volunteer role. What did you have the opportunity to be involved in? I …

Volunteering and the NCS- All You Need to Know

We’ve been speaking to James Pratt about his volunteering. James is a Leeds Beckett Film Making student who is involved with Be TV and is also a team leader for the National Citizenship Service. So, here’s everything you need to know.   What did James tell us about the National Citizenship Service project and what it …

Team India Ahmednagar

Team India Ahmednagar | International Volunteering Blog   Happy Independence Day!   The day began with a 5am wake up call testing out the PR system. Dub step at that time in the morning, anyone would think they were finishing a rave! Once we’d got back to sleep we were rudely (!) awaken by Parvesh who wanted …