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Volunteering Safely During COVID-19
30/03/2020 - Volunteering Safely During COVID-19
Student Volunteering During COVID-19
22/04/2020 - Ireland has seen a huge wave of support from people across the country wanting to help those in need of support during COVID-19. A huge part of this group is our student volunteers, who even at a time
Gaisce At Home
01/04/2020 - Extraordinary Times Call For Extraordinary Measures
Student Volunteering Report 2019
30/03/2020 - Student Volunteering Report 2019
Hannah Leonard - Volunteer Profile
16/04/2019 - Looking for a way to make every day brighter? With her wonderful words & wholesome memories, Hannah Leonard shines a light on why volunteering is so good for the soul
Jack Porter - Volunteer Profile
15/02/2019 - Volunteering to make a difference, working with lots of different people and having fun along the way - Jack know's the craic
Kate Dowling - Volunteer Profile
04/02/2019 - Diving head first into volunteering (and bridges), this super special lady who owns both RAG and Enactus hoodies, has plenty of stories to tell - it's the one & only Kate Dowling
Emmet O’Brien - Volunteer Profile
26/11/2018 - Drumcondra to India, creating change all over it's the extraordinary Emmet O'Brien
Kevin Cleary - Volunteer Profile
21/11/2018 - Kevin Cleary is the man who holds all the secrets of making the most of DCU society life, volunteering his time to a great cause and on a mission to conquer the Computer Building in DCU..
Josh Malone - Volunteer Profile
14/11/2018 - A vice-chair with a vice for volunteering and creative memes - it's the wonderful Josh Malone
Róisín Nestor - Volunteer Profile
25/10/2018 - Alumna of Enactus, HeadstARTS and a lasting graduate volunteer - it's the wonder woman of the DCU history books, Róisín Nestor
Vito Moloney Burke - Volunteer Profile
15/10/2018 - Vito Moloney Burke's college career is packed full of passion projects but his DCU days aren't over just yet - say hello to your SU President and first Volunteer Profile of the year
Looking back on Student Volunteering during the EU Year of Volunteering 2011
28/05/2018 - Did you know that students across Ireland in 2011 helped to celebrate the EU Year of Volunteering?
Aideen Foley - Volunteer Profile
18/04/2018 - Last but most certainly not least, our final profile of this year is the amazing Aideen Foley
Conor Balfe - Volunteer Profile
09/04/2018 - Sandcastles, RAG and goats - the GOAT volunteer Conor Balfe's stories start here
Clare Bohan - Volunteer Profile
03/04/2018 - A master of volunteering now doing her masters - it's the wonderful Clare Bohan
Karl Redmond - Volunteer Profile
26/03/2018 - Wondering why volunteering is worthwhile? Here's the man with all the answers, the living proof, the tremendous Karl Redmond
Orla Jacob - Volunteer Profile
09/03/2018 - In the game since day 1 at DCU, it's volunteer extraordinaire Orla Jacob
Stefan Stroe - Volunteer Profile
05/03/2018 - When you give, you gain - our slogan that Stefan Stroe embodies
Sarah Diver - Volunteer Profile
26/02/2018 - From Donegal to Honduras - read all about Sarah's volunteering tales
Seanie Germaine - Volunteer Profile
19/02/2018 - The RAG man with a plan - the one and only Seanie Germaine
Oonagh Conway - Volunteer Profile
12/02/2018 - Falling in love with volunteering and falling out of trees - read all about Oonagh's stories
Caoimhe Ní Mhaolagáin - DCU Volunteer Profile
05/02/2018 - RAG, WIP and being an volunteering MVP - read all about Caoimhe's story
Thomas Hand - DCU Volunteer Profile
29/01/2018 - Enactus, HeadstARTS and dancing to Wagon Wheel - read all about Thomas' volunteering stories
DCU Volunteer Fair 2017
14/11/2017 - DCU Volunteer Fair Kicks Off 2017/2018 Student Volunteering Events
UCD VO Annual conference- Sign up now!
10/11/2017 - UCDVO is delighted to invite you to their 4th Annual Conference in UCD Belfield on Friday 1st December, kindly supported by Concern Worldwide and Comhlámh.
DCU Volunteer Fair - 28th September, Thursday - Save the Date & Register!
21/08/2017 - Registrations from community and voluntary organisations welcome for the 9th Annual DCU Volunteer Fair
Inspiring Winners at 2017 President’s Awards for Engagement Presented in DCU
28/06/2017 - Awardees included DCU's Media Production Society and Veronica Crosbie of SALIS, behind DCU's University of Sanctuary status
We want your volunteer stories!
18/04/2017 - Share and inspire student volunteers!
DCU President’s Awards for Engagement - Call for Nominations
28/02/2017 - Calling all student volunteers: nominations now open for 2017 DCU President's Awards for Engagement
Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hackathons at DCU, Wednesday 22nd February
20/02/2017 - Opportunity for creative, socially engaged students to brainstorm ideas and learn more about social innovation
International Volunteer Day Celebrated at DCU
09/12/2016 - The United Nations International Volunteer Day was marked at DCU on 5th December 2016, the Helix
New Technology to Scale-up Student Volunteering – National Launch of StudentVolunteer.ie
07/12/2016 - Every year in Ireland thousands of students from our universities and institutes of technology carry out over 100,000 hours of volunteering. Ten third level colleges have now joined forces to develop
Celebrating International Volunteer Day 5th December
02/12/2016 - Join us at the Helix at 4pm
UCDVO Conference is happening Nov 26th!
16/11/2016 - Find out about the annual UCDVO Conference taking place Saturday November 26th in UCD and how you can register to head along!
Apply now to the Washington Ireland Program Class of 2017!
14/11/2016 - Caoimhe from DCU outlines how her experience of volunteering helped her to be chosen for the Washington Ireland Program class of 2016 where she lived, worked & volunteered in Washington DC for 8 weeks
DCU Student Volunteers Share Their Experiences
14/10/2016 - Take a peek at the digital and social media campaign encouraging DCU students to get involved in volunteering!
DCU Volunteer Fair - September 2016
14/10/2016 - The 8th Annual DCU Volunteer Fair was held in DCU Sports Hall on Thursday, 29th September
DCU Volunteer Expo - 29th September 2016 - Save the Date!
20/07/2016 - DCU Volunteer Expo 2016 will take place on 29th September 2016
USI Training In StudentVolunteer.ie
20/07/2016 - StudentVolunteer.ie convenor meets with USI to train them in on how students can find their perfect volunteering opportunity.
Volunteer Ireland and Studentvolunteer.ie Offer Workshop on Quality Volunteer Roles
15/07/2016 - Volunteer Ireland visit the recent studentvolunteer.ie meeting at ILAS, NUI Galway to co-deliver a workshop on “Quality Volunteer Roles”.
StudentVolunteer.ie First Organistion to be awarded Comhlamh Supporter Category
11/07/2016 - In a pioneering ceremony hosted alongside NUI Galway's Volunteering Symposium, StudentVolunteer.ie signs up to become the first awardee of Comhlamh's Supporter Category
Symposium on Student Volunteering
08/07/2016 - Volunteer coordinators from across Ireland attended NUI Galway Institute for the first ever Research Symposium on Student Volunteering.
Amazing DCU Volunteers Win DCU President’s Awards for Engagement
28/04/2016 - DCU Raising and Giving Society and Cody Byrne of Global Brigades among DCU Engagement Awards winners!
Global Citizenship in Higher Education Conference
09/02/2016 - Register to attend: Suas, Campus Engage, Kimmage DSC and Comhlámh bring together students, societies, academics, civic engagement staff, student unions and NGOs to conference on Global Citizenship
New Online Student Volunteer Service - Studentvolunteer.ie - Launched at DCU
06/01/2016 - DCU has launched a new initiative to connect DCU students with local organisations in the Dublin region who require volunteer assistance.
Launch of DCU Volunteering Survey & StudentVolunteer.ie
11/11/2015 - The Launch of Survey of DCU Student Volunteering and Campus Engage National Student Volunteering Management System StudentVolunteer.ie will be held on 3rd December, The Helix, DCU
DCU Volunteer Expo - October 2015
01/10/2015 - The 7th Annual DCU Volunteer Expo was held at the Hub at Dublin City University on Thursday, 1st October, 2015.
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