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50 Years of Planning Alumni

50 years ago, our first intake of students graduated. This month, we invited them back to the department to take part in a unique event, featuring not only the graduates, but some of their tutors, as…

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Opening of the Diamond building by first Briton in space - Dr Helen Sharman OBE, alumna of the University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield alumna and the first Briton to go into space, Dr Helen Sharman OBE, has officially opened the Diamond - the University’s newest world-class teaching and research…

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Our Graduates - Joe Priestley (Subtitles)

Joe Priestley, a BA History and Archaeology graduate is exploring the link between mental and physical health and nature. Here he talks about how Sheffield helped him launch his career, his love of…

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Sheffield Alumni 1980s Memories

We asked all of our graduates from the 1980s to send in their memories of life at Sheffield during their studies, and we got a great response. We are delighted to have collected them together into…

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Meet one of our student callers

Every year a team of current students from the University call our alumni to check in on what they are doing now, reminisce about their time at Sheffield, and update them on what life at the…

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Andy Haldane - Chief Economist at the Bank of England

Over the summer we were delighted to meet Andy Haldane, an economics graduate (BA Accounting & Financial Management and Economics 1988) who is responsible for setting interest rates and outreach…

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Big Walk 2018 Highlights

Thank you to everyone who has helped support the Sheffield Scanner through the Big Walk 2018 – you’ve raised £80,000 towards the appeal! Have a look back at some highlights from…

From  Nick Kennard 6 Months ago 0 likes 218 views 0  

What's it like to meet a Nobel Prize winning chemist?

When former University of Sheffield lecturer (and 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry winner) Sir J. Fraser Stoddart came back to visit our Chemistry department he brought a wealth of experience with him -…

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Dr Helen Sharman OBE - from Sheffield to space

Sheffield Chemistry alumna Dr Helen Sharman OBE is most famously known for becoming the first British astronaut to visit the Mir space station. In this video, she describes the moment she realised…

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Improving Parkinson's disease treatment with the Sheffield Scanner

We are working to raise £2 million to establish a ground-breaking MRI-PET facility. MRI-PET is the most advanced imaging technology to date, and will transform our understanding and treatment…

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Our Graduates - Doja Odunowo

Dona Odunowo, a University of Sheffield Engineering graduate is at the forefront of developing new technology with Huawei. Here she talks about her time at Sheffield, the amazing experiences…

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Graduation 2018

Congratulations to all our 2018 graduates! Relive our graduation reception here - and don't forget to stay in touch!

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Hidden history: Rebuilding Sheffield Castle

There's a castle underneath Sheffield, buried for four hundred years. So why does no-one know about it?Working from previously unexplored archives and making use of exciting new technologies,…

From  Ruth Kirkman 7 Months ago 0 likes 2,147 views 0  

The Sheffield City Special Battalion

Commemorating the brave University of Sheffield students, staff and alumni who volunteered to form the Sheffield City Special Battalion at the outset of the First World War. Learn more about the…

From  Ruth Kirkman 7 Months ago 0 likes 52 views 0  

Congratulations to the Class of 2013

Wishing all of our graduates a lifetime of success and happiness. We hope you manage to achieve your goals, make a positive change in the world and think back fondly when you remember your time at…

From  Nick Kennard 7 Months ago 0 likes 113 views 0  

Congratulations to the Class of 2014

Sheffield Class of 2014 - you are extraordinary! We're so proud of you all and your fantastic achievements. Congratulations on your graduation, and welcome to our black & gold family of over…

From  Nick Kennard 7 Months ago 0 likes 179 views 0