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  • Congratulations to our Half Marathon runners

    Congratulations to our Half Marathon runners

    We're sending huge congratulations to the alumni, students and staff from the University who took part in the Sheffield Half Marathon to raise vital funds for our Sheffield Scanner appeal. 

  • Wilko staff raise £4,225 for MND research at SITraN

    Wilko staff raise £4,225 for MND research at SITraN

    Huge thanks go to Martin Taylor, a buyer at Wilko Headquarters in Worksop, who arranged a staff karting event to support pioneering research into MND carried out at SITraN. 

  • In conversation with Kevin McCabe

    In conversation with Kevin McCabe

    The University was delighted to welcome 500 guests to the Octagon for a special ‘In Conversation’ evening, in aid of the Sheffield Scanner, with Dr Kevin McCabe 

  • Another haircut with impact

    Another haircut with impact

    Huge thanks go to Sala Powles, who has raised £1,000 to support the University’s £2 million Sheffield Scanner appeal by being sponsored to have her hair cut short, and to the generous staff from Stylebar. 

  • George's Big Lift for the Sheffield Scanner

    George’s Big Lift for the Sheffield Scanner

    The University Library’s very own Strongman, George Perkins, is training hard for his forthcoming Novice Strongman competition on 24 February in support of the Sheffield Scanner. 

  • 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. 

  • Last men home - finishing the Big Walk

    Last men home - completing the Big Walk

    Richard Mayson completed the first half of the Big Walk this summer with Miles Stevenson, Director of Advancement at the University, and last weekend finally completed the rest of the route. 

  • Student callers from the 2017-18 group

    Students connecting with Sheffield Alumni

    Starting this week, and running for the next seven weeks, the University’s Development, Alumni Relations and Events office is running its bi-annual telephone campaign to reconnect with graduates of the University of Sheffield. 

  • Janine and Michelle Barraclough

    Scaling the Three Peaks for the Sheffield Scanner

    Intrepid sisters Janine and Michelle Barraclough have raised over £500 towards the Sheffield Scanner campaign by successfully completing the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge Walk in under 12 hours earlier this month. 

  • Football tournament for the Sheffield Scanner

    Sheffield staff score for Sheffield Scanner

    Last month eight teams of staff from across the University came together for a five-a-side football tournament in aid of the Sheffield Scanner, raising almost £700. 

  • Exciting discoveries from Sheffield’s world-leading neurodegenerative researchers

    Exciting discoveries from Sheffield’s world-leading neurodegenerative researchers

    Researchers from SITraN have been making significant strides in the battle to combat MND and other neurodegenerative diseases in recent months, as well as being acknowledged for their work highlighting the lives of patients living with MND. 

  • Income Office August Charity Month in aid of the Sheffield Scanner

    Income Office August Charity Month in aid of the Sheffield Scanner

    Inspired by the efforts of the Finance Staff who took part in the Big Walk, the Income Office, organised by Kim Andrews and Helen Coffey, decided to launch a charity month in August to help support the Sheffield Scanner appeal. 

  • Thanks to Keng Wragg who raised almost £400 for the Sheffield Scanner

    A haircut with impact

    We are very grateful to Keng Wragg for a wonderful donation of £399 made recently for the Sheffield Scanner, in memory of her sister. 

  • David Fyfe Distinguished alumnus

    Sheffield charity fundraiser awarded Distinguished Alumni Award

    Sheffield Mathematics alumnus David Fyfe was awarded the Professor Robert Boucher Distinguished Alumni Award, in recognition of the £1 million he, along with his family and friends, have raised for Sheffield’s Children’s Hospital. 

  • Sheffield Scanner

    Campaign to bring the future of medical imaging to Yorkshire reaches £750,000 milestone

    The University of Sheffield is one step closer to bringing the most advanced medical imaging to Yorkshire, having raised £750,000 for its Sheffield Scanner appeal to provide an MRI-PET facility for the region.