At the autumn term meeting, the HEAR Validation Group approved 5 new activities to record on your HEAR. Here’s the list. Erasmus traineeship Recognises students who successfully complete a competitive EU funded Erasmus+ Traineeship, where they have self-procured overseas work placement of at least 60 days. Visual Cultures – Editor Ephemeral Magazine Recognises the… Read More 5 new activities recognised on the HEAR in 2017
You are aware that if you are an undergraduate, you are getting a HEAR. But do you know how you can use it? We’ve been talking to employers and they’ve suggested three ways you can use your HEAR to get the most out of it both while you are a student and after you graduate.… Read More Employers guide to using your HEAR
Offers of work experience and mentoring, industry contacts and insights into wildly different career paths are all part and parcel of an Annual Fund Telephone Campaign Fundraiser’s workday. Korinna Williams has been a Fundraiser for two years. She has assisted in recruiting and training new Fundraisers and has also been instrumental in getting the role… Read More Korinna’s Annual Fund Telephone Campaign experience
You don’t just go to university to get a degree. Join in and make sure to create a balance – two good pieces of advice from Lorentina who this year has become a PAL Mentor. Here she talks about what she plans to get out of her second year at uni and beyond. Find… Read More How to make the most of uni – join in, create balance
There are so many reasons to volunteer. CEN8 volunteers give you a few of theirs. CEN8 is a community interest company based on campus. Ellie volunteers as an arts facilitator and writes the Ellie Asks column for CEN8 times. This experience has helped her get an internship and clarify what she wants to do in… Read More Why volunteer? CEN8 has the answer
Would you like to be given a budget to choose new titles for the library? Last year, Goldsmiths Library ran a scheme to give students the opportunity to choose resources. Over 134 items were added to the library catalogue, most of which were new titles. This year the scheme is back and it is recognised… Read More Help to shape Goldsmiths Library collection and get recognition on your HEAR
Our guest blog post this week is from Vittoria Moresco, English Society President. Starting University can sometimes be an overwhelming experience and, especially in your first year, the options surrounding you are so many it might be hard to know where to start at first. Being involved in the English Society, as committee member and… Read More “Starting university can sometimes be an overwhelming experience.” Why joining a Students’ Union society can help.