Going Social: Young, Gifted and Blocked

Going Social: Young, Gifted and Blocked

Let Us Learn is a campaign advocating for and run by young people who were born overseas but have called the UK home since childhood; who have been educated in the British schooling system and yet when they reach university age, apply, only to discover they face international fees and are not eligible for student loans.

LinkedIn-stitution: How universities and students use the professional social networking site

LinkedIn-stitution: How universities and students use the professional social networking site

Every month we show how British universities are harnessing the likes  of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in various weird and wonderful ways. But how should and do they make use of the world’s largest professional networking site, LinkedIn?

Social media for schools – the do’s and don’ts

Social media for schools – the do’s and don’ts

Learning the etiquette of social media isn’t always easy.  There are an awful lot of unwritten rules when it comes to best practice and good behaviour.  Whether it’s Facebook, or Twitter or Instagram, we’ve pulled together 7 top tips that we’ve learnt along the way to help anybody running a school’s social media account...

And the best university YouTube film award goes to...

And the best university YouTube film award goes to...

Vibrant, interactive and innovative social media campaigns have become the mainstay for the majority of universities clamouring to build a connection with potential applicants before the all important UCAS deadline in January. We’ve taken a look at our three favourite YouTube films that universities have commissioned...