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Students have voted our Students' Union number one for the fifth year running at the Whatuni Student Choice Awards. The University also ranked top three in the University of the Year category and second for Student Life.
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Sheffield’s Students’ Union named best in UK for fifth year running
The University of Sheffield Students’ Union has been awarded the Whatuni Student Choice Award 2022 for Best Students' Union, for the fifth year running.
Cultured meat - a threat or an opportunity for UK farmers?
Scientists from the University of Sheffield are teaming up with agricultural experts and farming groups to test whether cultured meat is a threat or an opportunity for UK farmers.
Regulate whole life carbon in buildings to reach net zero, researchers say
Emissions from the full life cycle of buildings need to be regulated if the UK is to meet net zero, according to researchers from the University of Sheffield.