Upcoming events organised by the Events Team

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You can watch our past public lectures here. For queries on any of the upcoming events please email eventsteam@sheffield.ac.uk

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University Quiz Night
Thursday 2 May
The Octagon
The annual University Quiz Night for staff, students, alumni and friends. As always, there will be a raffle with some fantastic prizes on offer. All proceeds from the evening will go towards Student Scholarships at Sheffield. Find out more here.

60th and 65th Reunion Luncheon
Wednesday 1 May
On campus

An alumni only event - a specia anniversaryl event for alumni celebrating 65 and 60 years since graduating from the University.


50th Reunion Luncheon
Friday 15 June
On campus

An alumni only event - a celebratory luncheon in Firth Hall, to mark the 50th anniversary of alumni graduating from the University.


Former Staff Event
Wednesday 10 July
Firth Court

Hosted by the President & Vice-Chancellor, an invitation only event for former staff of the University of Sheffield.

Summer Graduation Ceremonies
Monday 15 - Friday 19 July

The Octagon and Students' Union
Visit our graduation web pages for more information.


Annual Alumni Reunion
Saturday 7 September
On campus

An alumni only event - the annual reunion recognises in particular those marking 20, 25, 30 and 40 years since graduating. Join the classes of 1999, 1994, 1989 and 1979 back on campus for a trip down memory lane. See here for more infomation.

Ideas Bazaar
Wednesday 11 September
Firth Hall

An event led by Partnerships and Regional Engagement, Ideas Bazaar brings together academics, post graduate students and creative practitioners from the city of Sheffield. New and exciting ways to showcase the University’s research are discussed at this event. More information to follow.

Mobile University
Friday 20 - Sunday 22 September
Sheffield City Centre
An event led by Partnerships and Regional Engagement, the Mobile University is back in 2019! Bite size talks about the University's research on a bus over three days across the city centre.


Elite Sports Performance Scheme Awards Night
Thursday 14 November
Students' Union

An awards night for students on the Sport Sheffield Elite Sport Performance Scheme.