State of Sheffield 2018: 'Innovation and creativity' needed to meet challenges

Sheffield must show its characteristic creativity and innovation to meet future challenges, according to an annual review into the city’s performance and prospects.

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Screen offenders for head injuries, researchers say

More than half of prisoners have suffered head injuries which researchers have identified as a risk factor for ‘earlier, more violent offending’, a new study published in The Lancet reports.

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Why I’m obsessed with making the most sustainable burger possible

Dr Christian Reynolds looks at the steps you can take to make the humble burger more environmentally friendly.

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Language is home: Why we should celebrate and support multilingual children

Dr Sabine Little from the School of Education writes about why it's important for schools and families to celebrate and support multilingual children.

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Information School ranked number one in world for library and information management

The University of Sheffield has been named the number one institution in the world for library and information management in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018.

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Research in the Faculty of Social Sciences

At Sheffield, we work to addresses the major issues of our time. Read about our unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation and engagement in our latest social sciences research brochure.

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