STARS at Surrey

Supporting and developing high achieving students at the University of Surrey.

Opening Minds: Opening Opportunities

We wanted to develop new ways to further enhance students’ experiences of research. So, in collaboration with the Library’s Archives & Special Collections, we created this new and innovative workshop, for our STARS students. The workshop started off in the Archives Research Room, and interestingly, quite a few of the participants admitted that they hadn’t […]


An Exploration Into Being Resilient

Just in time for the exam period, this week STARS students participated in a resilience workshop. The workshop gave STARS students the opportunity to share their thoughts on resilience, happiness, stress and success, and explore the science behind some of those concepts. As well as advisors from the SPLASH team, special guests from the Centre […]


Escape Room Challenge!

Escape The Room is a brand new series of workshops initiated exclusively for STARS students in their second 2017/18 semester. The students were given the opportunity to create, explore and develop an Escape Room of their own which would ultimately result in producing a brand new workshop for forthcoming first year STARS students. The students […]