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  • Serving up spectacular spices for the Sheffield Scanner

    Serving up spectacular spices for the Sheffield Scanner

    Vina Khan, Head of Finance has been fundraising for the Sheffield Scanner by cooking a sumptuous curry lunch for friends and colleagues. 

  • The Big Walk 2018: The results are in

    Big Walk 2018: The results are in

    The Big Walk has raised £86,000 towards the Sheffield Scanner campaign from over 3,000 individual donations, taking the University of Sheffield one step closer towards its vision to bring a revolutionary medical imaging facility to Yorkshire. 

  • Dr Joe Kavanagh receives the Distinguished Alumni Award 2018

    Dr Joe Kavanagh receives Professor Robert Boucher Distinguished Alumni Award 2018

    In July 2018 Dr Joe Kavanagh was recognised by the University for his work as part of the Sheffield Botanical Gardens Trust.

  • Taking on the Round Sheffield Run for the Sheffield Scanner

    Taking on the Round Sheffield Run for the Sheffield Scanner

    We are very grateful to Ffion Autumn and George Askwith, who braved scorching temperatures to take part in the Round Sheffield Run in support of the Sheffield Scanner. 

  • Cool to Be Clever Club graduation

    Cool to be Clever Club gets insight into university life

    Talented primary school children from South Yorkshire are celebrating after graduating from a pioneering widening participation programme at the University of Sheffield. 

  • First Briton in space delivers inaugural Convocation Lecture

    ‘Out of This World’: First Briton in space delivers inaugural Convocation Lecture

    Sheffield alumna and the first Briton in space, Dr Helen Sharman, CMG, OBE, delivered the University’s inaugural Convocation Lecture. 

  • The weird and wonderful world of animal conversations

    You talking to me? Scientists try to unravel the mystery of animal conversations

    An international team of academics including researchers from the University of Sheffield undertook a large-scale review of  the weird and wonderful world of animal conversations.

  • University of Sheffield rises in university rankings

    University of Sheffield rises in university rankings

    The University of Sheffield is celebrating its latest ranking success after subjects from across the institution have risen in the Guardian University Guide 2019, and the institution as a whole in the QS World University Rankings.

  • Accessing talent at the University

    Accessing Talent at the University

    At the University of Sheffield Careers Service, employability is at the heart of what we do. Whether that be supporting students making career choices, providing opportunities for work experience or helping them prepare for life beyond university. 

  • Revolutionary neck support technology transforms lives of MND patients

    Revolutionary neck support technology transforms lives of MND patients

    A revolutionary neck collar designed to ease pain and make everyday tasks such as eating and communicating much easier for patients living with MND is now available to healthcare professionals and individuals across the world. 

  • Football Reunion - the Earnshaw Old Boys take on their current day counterparts

    We were contacted by Greg Boone and Fintan Moregan, former residents of Earnshaw Hall and members of the student football team during the 1980s. The group were arranging a reunion football match to take on Fintan’s son (a current Sheffield student) and see how the generations of Sheffield footballers compare. 

  • Where are they now? Rob Halliday-Stein

    Where are they now? Rob Halliday-Stein

    We spoke to economics alumnus Rob Halliday-Stein about how he has gone from studying at Sheffield to establishing and running the UK’s number one online gold bullion dealer, with a turn over of £125 million a year. Rob also discussed his memories of Sheffield, as well as how he's supporting ex-offenders to get a new start in life, and his steps into the future of VR. 

  • The Big Walk 2018

    The Big Walk 2018

    Almost 340 people from across the University of Sheffield took to the paths of the Peak District for the Big Walk 2018, raising over £86,000 in the process. 

  • The captains of the Golden Globe Race sailing in support of SITraN

    Golden Globe Yacht Race supports SITraN

    A prestigious non-stop, around the world yacht race is supporting pioneering research conducted at the University of Sheffield’s Institute of Translational Neuroscience (SITraN). 

  • Getting set for the Big Walk 2018

    Getting set for the Big Walk 2018

    With just two weeks to go until the Big Walk 2018 the 330 members of staff, students, alumni and friends of the University have been busy preparing to take on the 26.2 mile, marathon distance route through the Peak District.