What's on is your home for information on public events at the University.

Be inspired and entertained by events on a range of different topics. We host hundreds of events all over the city each year. Our events are for everyone and many of them are free.

Friday 9 June

Bringing amazing sounds to unexpected places across the city for 24 hours.

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Free activities and demos

Saturday 24 June, 11am-3pm, Winter Garden, Surrey Street. Find out how the latest medical research at the University of Sheffield is improving people’s lives.

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Open days, exhibitions and family events

We have lots of events for the whole family including Sheffield's most mind-boggling museum where you can discover curious creatures such as fossilised flying dinosaurs.

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Public lectures, seminars and conferences

Expand your mind: learn from our brilliant academic staff and hear from the best guest speakers.

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Entertainment: music, drama, comedy and films

Our Drama Studio and Octagon Centre host drama, dance, opera and music productions and you can see a programme of films in our very own independent cinema. Our Department of Music Concerts programme includes performances by our students and visiting artists of international standing.

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