Student news and events archive

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    Improve your wellbeing with Laughter Yoga

    Laughter yoga is a physical exercise method combining deep breathing and playful laughter. The University Counselling Service is hosting two Laughter Yoga Workshops on Tuesday 3rd March at the Council Room in Firth Court.

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    Win a paid internship by taking part in 'The Intern'

    Run by Enactus Sheffield, the Intern tests a variety of skills which employers are looking for, including leadership, creativity, problem solving and entrepreneurship. The ultimate prize is a paid summer internship with either ASDA, Centrica or Enterprise Rent-a-Car, all of which are recognised by the Times as being among the top 100 graduate employers. 

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    Develop your hidden entrepreneurial potential with USE's Skill Build

    Skill Build is back this semester to give you the chance to develop all your hidden entrepreneurial talents for free. It’s for absolutely anyone - no prior experience necessary.

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    Get involved in Healthy Campus Week

    The Students' Union and The University are hosting Healthy Campus Week on the week commencing 16th February) and we're looking for your participation. 

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    Faculty Challenge: a student's perspective

     This year was a special year for the students of the Faculty of Social Science, as they took part in a mandatory programme, part of the Achieve More scheme, named The State of Sheffield, between 2nd and 6th February.

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    Sheffield’s ten most fascinating research projects

    The most recent Research Excellence Framework, published last month, picked out Sheffield as one of the top ten universities in the country for research. So what is this research? Let’s take a look at the most interesting, ground-breaking or simply bizarre projects university staff are involved in when they aren’t giving lectures.

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    Boost your work experience with the Taste of Work Scheme

    Taste of Work offers a single, 3-4 hr, unpaid work taster in a range of University and Students' Union departments. 

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    Develop your study skills with 301’s workshop programme

    Get off to a great start this semester with 301’s Academic Skills Workshops. We’ve just opened bookings for sessions taking place until Easter. 

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    A brief guide to Sheffield's most famous residents

    Student Dario Lecic gives us a run-down of Sheffield's most well-known and interesting sons and daughters. 

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    Volunteering at university: give a little, gain a lot.

    Clubs, societies, sports - there are so many opportunities to get involved in different things as a student. One of the more over-looked and often unappreciated activities is volunteering. Yet, there are an immense amount of benefits, skills and personal development to be achieved through volunteering. 

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    Studying as a postgrad Journalism student at the University of Sheffield

    Before MA Journalism student Danmeng started her course, she imagined that her academic life would have consisted only of attending various lectures, as well as struggling with the essays. Here she explains how her department have exceeded her expectations.

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    Sport Sheffield introduce their new Social Sport Programme

    The Social Sport Programme provides a wide and wonderful range of affordable and accessible opportunities to get involved in sport

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    Additional SPSS and Statistics workshops added

    Due to demand, Maths and Statistics Help (MASH) have added further dates for their SPSS and Statistics workshops.

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    Beware of online blackmailers

    Police have issued an urgent warning about the dangers of sharing explicit videos and photographs after number of students in the UK and around the world have been targeted by online blackmailers. 

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    Wednesday Workshops and Stress Reduction Sessions at the Counselling Service

    Every semester, the University Counselling Service provide a range of workshops and sessions to help you stay calm and focused whilst at university.