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  • Festival to celebrate Sheffield Nobel Prize winner

    Festival to celebrate Sheffield Nobel Prize winner

    Throughout October and November the University hosted a series of science events to celebrate the research of Sir Hans Krebs, one of Sheffield’s five Nobel laureates.

  • Sheffield alumni memories 1965-84

    Sheffield alumni memories 1965-84

    After a fantastic response from our alumni we are delighted to be able to share our latest Memories publication covering 1965-84.

  • Your volunteering year in numbers

    Your volunteering year in numbers

    We’re very proud to have had such a successful year of volunteering thanks to the time, enthusiasm and commitment of our alumni community. Alumni volunteers have made an incredible difference to a huge number of students across the University

  • Where are they now? Adam Hart

    Where are they now? Professor Adam Hart

    This Christmas sees alumnus and science presenter Professor Adam Hart captain a Sheffield University team as Jeremy Paxman asks the questions in a Christmas-themed University Challenge for distinguished alumni.

  • The installation of our new Chancellor

    Our new Chancellor's installation speech

    At the end of November we had the great pleasure of welcoming The Right Honourable Lady Justice Rafferty, DBE, as the new Chancellor of our University.

  • Transformation of the University campus

    Transformation of the University campus

    In September we opened the Diamond, our biggest ever investment in teaching, and over the next year we have lots more exciting developments planned to improve our University.

  • Supporting the curriculum: Achieve More

    Supporting the curriculum: Achieve More

     Achieve More is a unique and exciting addition to our curriculum, providing students with the opportunity to broaden their knowledge and develop their problem solving skills. The initiative enables students to work together in inter-disciplinary groups to tackle real-life global problems.

  • City Connections: A lasting impact

    City Connections - A Lasting Impact

     City Connections is a unique employability programme that connects current students to successful alumni. First held in March 2015, attendees visited a number of businesses and participated in tours and practical employability workshops.

  • University celebrates the contribution of Alumni Volunteers

    Thank you to our outstanding eMentors

    The eMentoring programme launched in the 2014-15 academic year and exceeded its target of 250 matches, pairing a total of 277 alumni and students. Each student was able to gain insights into their chosen career and tailored advice on their CVs, as well as application and interview support.

  • Grantham Centre blue Earth

    Joint statement on climate change and fossil-free investment

    Our Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Keith Burnett, and Students' Union President Christy McMorrow have issued a joint statement on the University's stance to climate change and fossil free investment.

  • Top ten Sheffield student eats

    Top ten Sheffield student eats

    It’s almost the weekend so we’ve got another top ten list for you, this week it’s our Top Ten Student Eats. 

  • Sheffield alumna elected speaker of UAE Federal National Council

    Last week Sheffield alumna Dr Amal Al Qubaisi made history by becoming the first woman in the Arab world to be elected as President and Speaker of the UAE Federal National Council

  • International Faculty distinguished alumni Kralev

    Recognising our distinguished International Faculty alumni

    The Distinguished Alumni Award of the University of Sheffield International Faculty, CITY College, recognises alumni who have excelled in their professional environment and contributed in the development of a better society.

  • Celebrating graduation for International Faculty students in Greece and the Balkans

    Celebrating graduation for International Faculty students in Greece and the Balkans

     The Vice-Chancellor will be joined by senior academic colleagues in Greece this weekend to officiate at the graduation of over 200 students at its international faculty in Thessaloniki.

  • Top ten study spaces

    Top ten Sheffield study spaces

     It’s the start of the weekend so for a bit of fun we thought we’d share our Top Ten Study Spots around the University. Have a look at the list and let us know where your favourite spots were.