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, …

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 …

Soccer at its Best!

Soccer at its best! International Volunteering Bloggers Written by Sarah Humphreys   As the USA soccer coaching project with Soccer in the Streets starts drawing to a close, our volunteers have been challenged in more ways than one out in Atlanta – and not just because of the temperature! Being a good coach is not just …

Sowing the seeds of success at Leeds Beckett

A new project to encourage students to grow their own herbs and vegetables has been launched by a Leeds Beckett University marketing student. by Carrie Braithwaite   First year BA (Hons) Marketing and Advertising Management student Rosie Scott set up Ready Sow Grow (www.readysowgrow.co.uk) after attending a leadership training course at Leeds Beckett’s Students’ Union. Rosie …