Wednesday, December 11, 2019

The Power of a Movement - students standing with refugees at STAR’s conference

Equal Access ambassador Abir King tells us about how the day unfolded at STAR’s student conference, The Power of a Movement.


Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 11/12/2019 at 01:55 PM

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

UK universities pledge for refugee access on World Access to Higher Education Day

Education is life changing but worldwide only 3% of young refugees have access to higher education compared with 37% of young people globally. UK universities or organisations have joined together with institutions all over the world and have made a commitment to change this.

Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 26/11/2019 at 04:00 AM

Monday, November 11, 2019

The Power of a Movement: students standing with refugees - STAR’s student conference is back!

Learn about what’s going on currently in the UK and Europe, the reality of the UK asylum system from those that have experienced it, and how you can challenge hostile environment policies – as well as how to make your campus truly welcoming and accessible.

Book tickets here – can’t wait to see you there!


Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 11/11/2019 at 01:27 PM

Friday, October 11, 2019

25 years of STAR - You made it happen!


It’s a big year at STAR. Blow up some balloons and get your dancing shoes on because it’s our 25th birthday!

Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 11/10/2019 at 01:08 PM

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Why STAR is supporting the Global Climate Strike

On Friday 20th September STAR will join the Global Climate Strike because of the impact climate change has for refugees. image

Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 18/09/2019 at 04:44 PM

Friday, August 30, 2019

Refugee scholars come together to improve Equal Access to Higher Education

STAR intern and student activist Maryam writes about STAR’s recent Equal Access review day and her work with STAR this summer.

Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 30/08/2019 at 01:04 PM

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Join STAR at university to welcome refugees!

Congratulations on your results, whatever they may be. If you’re off to university and already wondering what societies and volunteering opportunities lay ahead, then you’ve come to the right place! Read on to find out why should join STAR!

-STAR Student Leader 2018/9

Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 15/08/2019 at 09:52 AM

Thursday, August 01, 2019

An open letter to Home Secretary Priti Patel

STAR is one of 38 organisations and campaigners that have signed an open letter asking new Home Secretary Priti Patel to support a number of reforms to the immigration system, ensuring that everyone is treated fairly and humanely.

We know that reform is both possible and necessary.


Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 01/08/2019 at 02:06 PM

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

A message from STAR to the incoming Prime Minister

Dear incoming prime minister,

In your new role, you have the opportunity to reform the hostile environment which is having a devastating impact on the lives of people seeking asylum and refugees in the UK.


Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 24/07/2019 at 02:40 PM

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Universities ranked on access for refugees & migrants for first time in People and Planet League

People & Planet’s annual University League table showcases initiatives taken by all universities across the UK to develop and improve their environmental and ethical performance. This year for the first time, universities have also been assessed on how they promote access to higher education for young migrants and refugees. STAR and Let us Learn worked with People & Planet to create new criteria – in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 4 stating that everyone should have access to “inclusive and equitable quality education” and “lifelong learning opportunities.


Read more …

Posted by STAR team on 16/07/2019 at 10:05 AM

Page 3 of 45 pages  <  1 2 3 4 5 >  Last »