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Attend our Rio 2016 conference

Join Podium at our next conference in Rio de Janeiro where UK colleges and universities are invited to share their experiences and take advantage of the opportunity to build partnerships with Brazilian institutions. Read more >>

Corcovado, Rio

Sheffield Hallam answers late request from Sochi 2014 to supply specialist volunteers

Sheffield Hallam University used its skills and experiences gained at London 2012, and other mega-events, to answer a late request from Sochi 2014 organisers and has now set its sights on doing the same for Rio 2016.

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Sheffield Hallam students volunteering at Sochi 2014

Visit and play sport in the remodelled London 2012 Olympic Park

Universities and colleges can now enjoy access to the former London 2012 Olympic Park and venues as the vast majority of the remaining site was officially re-opened at the weekend.

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Children on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Colleges can still access Flames legacy programme as it gains funding until March 2015

Colleges can help their students to become young leaders by accessing the London 2012 inspired Flames: Lighting the way programme, which has gained extra funding until March 2015.

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Flames Festival

Join the Pack - volunteer at Rugby Union World Cup 2015

Staff and students at colleges and universities across the UK have one week to apply to ‘Join the Pack’ by volunteering at the Rugby Union World Cup 2015 before the 17th April deadline.

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Johnny Wilkinson promoting Join the Pack opportunity

Put forward a proposal for the official IOC Olympic Agenda 2020

College and university staff and students have one week left to make a direct contribution to the International Olympic Committee’s official debate on the future of the Olympic Movement by emailing their thoughts by Tuesday 15th April.

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IOC President Thomas Bach