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  • Sheffield Alumni brewing up success

    Sheffield alumni brewing up success

    Two Sheffield alumni who have turned their passion for ale into a career have now also saved a well-loved pub, just up the road from the University.

  • University of Sheffield reaffirms its position as a world top 100 university

    University of Sheffield placed in UK top ten for research grant funding

    The University of Sheffield has been ranked among the top ten highest-earning UK institutions for research grant funding by the Times Higher Education.

  • Where are they now? Steve Howell

    Where are they now? Steve Howell

    For our final alumni interview of 2017 we spoke to alumnus Steve Howell, an economic history graduate turned PR expert, about his life in Sheffield and beyond, and his transition from student politics into the spotlight of the UK General Election earlier this year. 

  • 111 Places in Sheffield you shouldn't miss

    The Alfred Denny Museum, The Arctic Monkeys Room and Kelham Island: 111 Places in Sheffield That You Shouldn’t Miss

    A new illustrated guide book showcasing Sheffield to a whole new audience of visitors, as 111 Places in Sheffield That You Shouldn’t Miss was recently launched at the University of Sheffield.

  • Wild otter caught on film in Peak District for first time

    Wild otter caught on film in Peak District for first time

    Scientists at the University of Sheffield have captured the first ever footage of a wild otter in the Peak District as part of a study which could help recovering otter populations. 

  • Sheffield Scanner

    Sheffield Scanner appeal tops £1 million

    Thanks to generous donations from thousands of supporters, the University of Sheffield is more than halfway to reaching its £2 million target. The ground-breaking medical imaging facility will help researchers tackle some of the most devastating diseases facing society today. 

  • Alumnus Lu Gang wins the Entrepreneurial Award

    Sheffield alumnus in China recognised for entrepreneurship

    We are delighted to congratulate alumnus Lu Gang who has been awarded the British Council’s 2017 Entrepreneurial Alumni Award in China. 

  • Grayson Perry delivering the Orwell Lecture in the North 2017

    Grayson Perry delivers first Orwell Lecture in the North for almost 20 years

    Artist Grayson Perry delivered the first Orwell Lecture in the North in almost 20 years at the University of Sheffield. 

  • Celebrating a Sheffield law alumna

    Celebrating a Sheffield Law alumna

    The University has a proud history of Law and last month we were able to commemorate an important part of it. 

  • A first half-marathon for the GTD team

    A first half-marathon to support the GTD team

    John Midgley has nothing but praise for the support they received from the GTD team at Sheffield’s Weston Park Hospital so decided to raise money to support the team's work.

  • Sir Sze-yuen Chung

    Alumnus celebrates centenary

    The University is delighted to wish a very Happy 100th Birthday to a distinguished alumnus, and long-time supporter of the University, The Honourable Sir Sze-yuen Chung. 

  • From Chemo to Cycling Cross-Country

    From Chemo to Cycling Cross-Country

    Danielle Allen can give us all a lesson in positivity! A mere 9 weeks after completing her final session of chemotherapy following months of treatment she completed the 140-mile Coast 2 Coast cycle ride from Whitehaven to Tynemouth in just two days. 

  • The GTD Ball in support of Jean's Trust

    The GTD Ball in support of Jean's Trust

    The Gestational Trophoblastic Disease team at Weston Park Hospital hosted their second GTD Ball on 14 October to raise funds for their research project, Jean’s Research Trust, at the University of Sheffield. 

  • David Pover - Riding for Richard

    Riding for Richard

    David Pover rides the Lakeland Monster Miles challenge in support of the Richard Pover Scholarship Fund 

  • The Austin Alumni Mixer 2017

    Austin Alumni Mixer 2017

    The University of Sheffield in America Austin Alumni Mixer has become a popular feature on our annual events calendar. This year, around 20 alumni from across Texas gathered for drinks and appetizers at the home of local hosts, Dr Trevor Richards and Julie Tereshchuk.