The Student Experience

As we say goodbye our students for another summer, it seems apt to delve into the archives to discover the ways in which students throughout the University of Surrey and Battersea Polytechnic lived their lives as students.   Here is just a snapshot of the ways in which student life is represented in the archives. […]


Thank you to our volunteers – Part IV

    This week (1-7 June) is Volunteer Week so we thought that now would be the perfect time to showcase our volunteers, show you the work they have been doing and most importantly, to say a huge thank you! Next up is Richard. Richard is one of our regular volunteers, and has been volunteering […]


Thank you to our volunteers – Part III

  This week (1-7 June) is Volunteer Week so we thought that now would be the perfect time to showcase our volunteers, show you the work they have been doing and most importantly, to say a huge thank you! Next up is Graham. Graham is one of our more recent members to our volunteering team […]


Thank you to our volunteers – Part II

This week (1-7 June) is Volunteer Week so we thought that now would be the perfect time to showcase our volunteers, show you the work they have been doing and most importantly, to say a huge thank you! Next up are our occasional volunteers. These group of individuals are a special bunch, they are individuals […]


Thank you to our volunteers – Part I

This week (1-7 June) is Volunteer Week so we thought that now would be the perfect time to showcase our volunteers, show you the work they have been doing and most importantly, to say a huge thank you! First up is Sarah. Regular readers of this blog may have read about Sarah when she did […]


A Hell Raising University

Sometimes while working in the archives, we come across things that are just too good not to share.   Currently here in the University Archives we are working on a project to improve our catalogue and at the moment we have turned our attention to our collections of student publications – we are getting them […]


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