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January 2017

Scholarship Challenge Scholarship Challenge, IMPACT, Annual Report, Learning hits the road, Our new cohorts have landed, We are top in the north, The making of a mentor


September 2017

Our Ambassadors What’s going on in Outreach and how do I find out?, The new Discover Programme film, Discover US Student Experience 2017, Inspirational Academics: Professor Elena Rodriguez-Falcon, Plans for new world-class social science facility unveiled, heppSY+ update


April 2017

Stand Alone pledge Police Now IMPACT prize, Aisha's Letter, Mentoring is Electrifying,  Student Ambassador, Spotlight on Social Sciences, Engineering Apprecticeships

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January 2017

Outreach and Widening Participation Annual Report 2015-16 HEPP-SY: a new collaboration, Discover US welcome new students, Faculty of Science brings secrets of the ocean to life, Mentors making a difference, HEre for you - disability resources launched, Post-16 Discover welcome event

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September 2016

Advancing Access releases free, online CPD for teachers and advisers Outreach and Widening Participation goes online, UCAS tick box campaign a success, Celebrating success with the Cool to be Clever Club, Students gear up for volunteering outreach, Prepare for take-off at the AMRC, Our new partnership with the Brilliant Club

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May 2016

Realising Opportunities national conference

100 postgraduate scholarships, All aboard the HEPP&CO bus, British Science Week, Materials science for beginners, Is the EPQ for you?, Focus on Social Sciences outreach


Discover US event with James Busson, Head of Outreach and Widening Particpation

January 2016

A new challenge to widen participation in Higher Education Cool to be Clever Club, Social Sciences Summer School, Conferences and CPD for teachers, Introducing Lee - new Outreach worker, STEM video competition for schools/colleges, DisabledGO - new app for accessibility

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September 2015

Changes to funding for new undergraduate students in 2016 National award for Sheffield mentee, Your Global Sheffield - home and abroad, Building the graduates of the future, Information and Guidance event for Care Professionals, Maths Inspiration - Sheffield event, Science Lesson with Nobel Prize winner.

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May 2015

Landmark curriculum reform enables students to ‘Achieve More’ AMRC training centre links with local schools, Don't forget to apply for student finance, Free online courses for school students, University Professor marooned in paradise, A new formula for teaching maths, Votes at 16? One school decides…
14 student apprenticesJanuary 2015 University of Sheffield honoured with national award for widening participation University events for teachers 2015, Care Leavers: Lucky's story, Off with a Bang: science and maths, In The City: student volunteers in the classroom, Study options for mature learners, Dyslexia & learning disabilities: how can universities help?
13 students photographed from the air making a Number OneSeptember 2014 Number One for student satisfaction in the Uk University of Sheffield on iTunesU, Summer Schools, World's first air cleansing poem, Sheffield Methods Institute: Making society count, Disability champions, More free open online courses (MOOCs)
12 studentMay 2014 Admissions team gears up for a busy summer Engineering for a future planet, Discover Arts & Humanities, Heads Up partnership project, Award winning music department, Authentic Biology project, free conferences for teachers
11 set of teethJanuary 2014 The Digital University comes to you Linking up for Literacy (LEAP), Discover Social Sciences, Excellence Hub, Experience Sheffield - Open Days Visits Talks, Booker author sets reading challenge, Higher Education Achievement Report
10 outside the Students' UnionSeptember 2013 University celebrates recruitment success Discover and Understand, Admissions team scoops national award, Dinosaurs are dynamite, Mentoring gains quality mark, Bioscience Teacher of the Year, Language Matters!
9 outside The EdgeApril 2013 Investing in the Future - Schools and Colleges Partnership Conference Gothic Literature outreach event, new Widening Participation reserach unit, Discover Law, Enterprise partnersip with local students, e-mentoring award, Pi-cubed programming challenge
8 Students' UnionJanuary 2013 City Scholars ADOPT dentistry professional, All about Linguistics, Social Sciences Activity Days, Lego League tournament, Metal Lab, Care Leavers' celebration
7 Abdi Suleiman, Sheffield Students’ Union President 2012/13September 2012 Congratulations on your results Teacher updates, Discover STEM, We Are Here project, Festival of the Mind, HEPP interns, Nanoscience at Magna, MADE: Brand New, Discover Architecture, Children's University
6 Jessica Ennis, Nichola OsborneApril 2012
Our Olympic Stars
Open Days, Student Finance, Schools Conference, Virtually University, Science Brainwaves, Study Abroad, Disability and Dyslexia Support, Dream Bigger Dreams
5 THE Awards 2011 - Award winner, Universityof the YearJanuary 2012 University of the Year
US in Schools Mentoring, Celebrating research, Volunteering, HEPP, Philosophy in the City, Discover US, Science at Weston Park, SOAMS
4 Teachers outside Jessop West at the University of Sheffield conferenceOctober 2011 2012 Access Agreement launched
Dream Bigger Dreams primary resources, Science of sport, University libraries, Care leavers, F1 challenge, new local student, All girls science event, Cyber bullying, SOAMS, Making informed choices postcard
3 University of Sheffield direction signApril 2011 Changes to tuition fees 2012
Online guidance 2012 applicants, Discover US outreach programme, Recruitment team, National year of communication, ADOPT, Dream Bigger Dreams, Care leavers conference report, Playground games with Ian McMillan, Inclusive Learning and Teaching Handbook, Events open to the public
2 Firth Court, University of SheffieldJanuary 2011 Continuing our commitment to fair access
Mentoring, Care leavers' conference promotion, Architecture roadshow, Science and Maths, Professor of Poetry, Recruitment and Outreach team, Disability outreach team, Chemists of the future, Trainee teachers, Free video resources
1 Sir Keith Burnett with student ambassadorsSeptember 2010 Welcome - first issue launch
SOAMS, Frank Buttle care leaver award, Sir Harry Kroto, Achievement Awards, Engineering scholarships, BA Education Culture and Childhood, Sheffield Voices writing competition, Advanced diploma guidance, Making a Difference booklet launch