Exeter Students’ Guild launch brilliant “Here to Talk” initiative

There are many fantastic campaigns across the country taking place at the moment in the higher education sector that are being led by Students’ Unions and Student Officers. We caught up with Exeter Guild recently, who have launched a new initiative called “Here to Talk”.

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“A democratic, inclusive university campus needs a well-funded, well-supported student media environment to thrive”

Student media has gone hand-in-hand with campaigning for as long as there’s been student newspapers and magazines. Whether it’s campaigning for small changes to life on campus, vital improvements to mental health services, or supporting nationwide campaigns like the National Student Survey boycott in 2017, student media has a track record of campaigning, and giving a leg-up to student campaigns.

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Christmas was always going to be difficult, but January may be harder

Long awaited guidance around students returning home for Christmas has finally been both released and received the attention it deserves, after constant and tireless campaigning from student leaders across the higher education sector.

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UCU have started a petition to encourage online learning; what does actually this mean for students?

The start to arguably the most wildly unpredictable semester in higher education has not been easy, and with news emanating around the sector recently of a pre-Christmas lockdown for students, things certainly already sound more complicated.

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Our Launch Event is here – sign up now!

Campaigns for Students is a business set-up by former sabbatical officers, to empower students to deliver change in the higher education sector and beyond. Over the last few months, we’ve been working hard to make sure that we can launch our business at the start of the 2020/21 academic year.

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