Student Volunteering Week

Student Volunteering Week

Student Volunteering Week is a national event celebrating the positive impact of volunteering in the community. We are holding an event with a range of activities to get involved with as part of Spring Into Community Action.

Mon 20 Feb 2017 11:00 - Fri 24 Feb 2017 16:00, The University of Derby

Monday 20th

A conference event will be taking place at Keddleston Road in OL2 with guest speaker, British adventurer and Scouting Ambassador, James Ketchell.


Tuesday 21st

Stalls in the Atrium will be promoting current volunteering projects running with information on how to get involved.


Wednesday 22nd

Steps for the Future will be around in the Atrium.


Head down to Rooted, the growing space run by volunteers at the university of Derby. Join the walking bus, setting off from info point at 1.30pm.


Thursday 23rd

RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds) will be running a taster session for people interested in how to volunteer with them or just interested in the types of things they do.

Friday 24th

Our Age Exchange team alongside the University of Derby Netball team will be running a bingo event for local community members. This will take place from 1.30pm-4pm



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 More Events

Adventist Students on Campus Evolution or Intelligent Design of Life?
28th March 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Heap Lecture Theatre, Kedleston Rd Campus
Internationally renown speaker Subodh Pandit is now coming to Derby to deliver his lecture on the subject of " Evolution or Intelligent Design of Life" ? It's a one you don't want to miss it! It's a lecture for everyone, whether you a believer or not
Societies Social Action Society Mixer
29th March 2:30pm - 4pm
The Academy
Chance for all students to mix and discuss what the new social action society could look like.
University of Derby Students' Union Meet Your MP (Chesterfield)
30th March noon - 2pm
St Helena's Campus, Chesterfield
Calling all Chesterfield nursing students, talk health with your local Labour MP for Chesterfield, Toby Perkins, who will be coming onto St. Helena’s campus for an open forum chat to you about health provision and the NHS.
Cycling The Wheelie Good Quiz
30th March 8pm - 10pm
67 Bridge Street
It's the Cycling Club's quiz night!
Societies Community Awards 2017
31st March 6pm - 11pm
The Farmhouse
We would like to invite all of you to attend and celebrate with your fellow students from RAG, Union Societies and Union Volunteers at the Community Awards.
LOUD 2Q Festival
1st April 11am - 11:59pm
Various venues around Derby
LOUD Society are going to 2Q Festival!  Teir 2 £24.75 inc. booking fee But are £16.50 for LOUD Members! Contact The LOUD committee for more details.
Rock RockSoc Goes To Alton Towers
2nd April 8am - 6pm
Pick Up Outside Princess Alice Court
Transport and discounted tickets to Alton Towers including early entry!
University of Derby Students' Union Committee Handover Cafe
3rd April 5pm - 7pm
Committee Handover Cafe. Will be taking place in the Academy and will mirror the successful event of last year.
Afro Caribbean LET'S TALK ABOUT IT
3rd April 7pm - 11pm
Common Room, Roman House, Friagate, DE1 1AP
This event is an opportunity for students to discuss and express themselves on a variety of topics and issues. Topics will include personal dilemmas/struggles, national issues and controversial international conspiracies and much more.
Democracy UDSU Scrutiny Panel
4th April 2pm - 4pm
Kedleston Road, B104
The Union's Scrutiny Panel is where you can watch your Officer Trustees be held to account through rigorous questioning by a specially selected panel of students.
Democratic Ideas Forum

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