NUS hosts one-day Fundraising University

first_img The National Union of Students (NUS) is hosting a one-day ‘Fundraising University’ next month for charity staff who need to develop their knowledge and understanding of the student movement. The one-day course takes place on 1 June 2016. Its organisers say that the course will be “most useful for charities that have little to no experience working with students, or for staff who have some knowledge of student fundraising and would like to know more’.The course will explore the history of student fundraising and the current landscape, and will include ideas for working with students and making the most of their skills and abilities.The Fundraising University course is at NUS’ office in central London, a few minutes’ walk from Kings Cross St Pancras. It costs £130 + VAT. Howard Lake | 26 May 2016 | News  80 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis7 AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis7 NUS hosts one-day Fundraising University Advertisement  79 total views,  1 views today Tagged with: higher education Student RAG Training About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Young Offenders’ Demi Isaac Oviawe hosts Virtual Ireland’s Young Filmmaker Awards

first_imgNewsCommunityEntertainmentFilmLifestyleYoung Offenders’ Demi Isaac Oviawe hosts Virtual Ireland’s Young Filmmaker AwardsBy Staff Reporter – May 6, 2020 93 Print Further details are available from www.freshfilmfestival.com. Linkedin Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year Awards 2020 are giving young filmmakers a platform to shine as this year’s awards move online due to the current Covid-19 restrictions with Demi Isaac Oviawe star of RTEs ‘The Young Offenders’ hosting this year’s online awards. Picture: Matt SullivanIRELAND’S Young Filmmaker of the Year Awards 2020 are giving young filmmakers a platform to shine as this year’s awards move online due to the current Covid-19 restrictions with Demi Isaac Oviawe star of RTEs ‘The Young Offenders’ hosting this year’s online awards.Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year Awards 2020 were due to take place at Fresh International Film Festival in Limerick this past March but now because of the Covid-19 outbreak the awards are now taking place online with the Senior Finals taking place on Wednesday, May 13 at 7 pm LIVE on Fresh Film Festival’s YouTube channel and the Junior Finals to follow one week later on at 4 pm on Wednesday, May 20.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Picture: Dermot Culhane.19-year-old Demi is the perfect choice to host this year’s awards as she is very popular and well known by young people all over the country. In 2017, the Irish Examiner named Demi as one of their annual ‘Ones to Watch’ for 2018. Demi is best known for her role as Linda Walsh in the RTÉ/BBC-produced comedy series and also appeared on 2019 series of the Irish edition of Dancing with the Stars.Demi said, “I am honoured to be hosting this year’s awards. Fresh International Film Festival encourages young people to tell their stories through film and the record number of submissions this year shows we have a nation of young storytellers with something to say and the creative means to say it. The future of filmmaking in Ireland is bright.”With the cancellation of events and festivals nationwide due to Covid-19, Jayne Foley, Fresh Film and Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year Awards founder said, “The Fresh team at HQ have devised a virtual solution for this year’s awards as we have an amazing community of young filmmakers and while we can’t bring them together in one room for now, we can bring them together online. In the spirit of Fresh we want our online activities to connect, inspire and support young filmmakers.”Now in its 24th year, Fresh International Film Festival invites young people from Ireland and overseas, aged 7 to 18 years, to create, exhibit and share films. The festival provides an opportunity for these young filmmakers to have their work seen on a cinema screen for the first time and to compete for the title of Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year. All films submitted are also considered for a range of Specialist Awards including the Radharc Trust Award (documentary), the Cartoon Saloon Animation Award, the RTE 60 Second Short Film Award and the RTE Factual Award, in addition to the International and Audience awards.Fresh International Film Festival encourages young people to make films by hosting an annual international film festival for young people, presenting Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year Awards, acting as an advocate for young filmmakers and promoting their work worldwide. Fresh Film runs a number of initiatives throughout the year, including a Hothouse programme designed to bring young people of different ages and diverse backgrounds together to share their film experiences and create new collaborative work, as well as distributing Irish films made by young people to festivals all over the world. WhatsApp Advertisement Facebook Previous articleLimerick’s Live at Docklands 2020 rescheduled for 2021Next articleLimerick retailers showcased with ‘SHOP LIMERICK’ online platform Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Twitter Emaillast_img read more

STS9 Spells “TRICK OR TREAT ATHENS” For Halloween Celebration [Setlist]

first_imgLivetronica outfit STS9 spent Halloween at Georgia Theatre last night, treating Athens, GA fans to a groove-heavy celebration in honor of the spooky holiday. Last year, STS9 played a “HAPPY HALLOWEEN DC” show for their fans, using the first letter of each song to spell out the message.This year, the band combed through their material to spell “TRICK OR TREAT ATHENS,” putting together songs like “Twilight” into “Rabble,” “Itzamana” and more for the performance. As fans slowly realized the band was spelling out a message, they naturally began to guess what songs could come next, only adding to the excitement of the show.Check out the full setlist below, courtesy of the Church of STS9 on Facebook.Setlist: STS9 at the Georgia Theatre, Athens, GA – 10/31/16Set I:Twilight>RabbleItzamanaClick Lang Echo>>KamuyOil & Water#Ramone & EmiglioTo The World Set II:RentEquinoxAimlesslyTotemArigatoToothHi-KeyEvasive ManeuversEncore:New Dawn, New DaySun, Moon & Stars# – featured Water section (first time played)last_img read more