Data from 130 million commuters reveal US ‘megaregions’

The daily commutes of more than 130 million Americans have been used to identify megaregions in the United States for the first time in a new paper co-authored by Dr Alasdair Rae.

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Homelessness leading to severe mental & physical problems, study shows

The extent of the mental and physical health problems caused by homelessness among some of society’s most vulnerable people has been laid bare in a new report involving the Department of Geography.

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Professor Flinders appointed to House of Commons fellowship

Professor Matthew Flinders from The Crick Centre has been appointed to a two-year fellowship with the House of Commons.

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City Connections programme nominated for top national award

The Faculty’s unique employability programme for widening participation students, City Connections, was nominated for Outstanding Support for Students at this year’s Times Higher Education Awards.

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Sheffield expert works with UNICEF to give young people voice as digital film-makers

Prof Dorothea Kleine is working with UNICEF to develop a toolkit for participatory digital film-making with young people in Montenegro to help them explore topics important to them.

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Sheffield Solutions brief: A Recipe For Parliamentary Impact

Kate Dommett, Marc Geddes and Brenton Prosser have produced an academic guide for effective engagement with Parliament.

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