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The Mattress Moment

What use is an old mattress? This is the fascinating story of how our scientists are helping to solve the global food crisis using the most unlikely of materials - a pile of old mattresses.

From  Ruth Kirkman 3 Weeks ago 0 likes 57 views 0  

Eddie Izzard in conversation

"Do I love Sheffield? I think I do." Watch our exclusive interview with comedian, actor, writer and political activist, Eddie Izzard as he looks back on his time at Sheffield in the 1980s,…

From  Ruth Kirkman 3 Weeks ago 0 likes 540 views 0  

Sheffield Authors Showcase - Ronald Illingworth - The Normal Child

Hear from some of those who have been inspired by Ronald Illingworth's influential book "The Normal Child". Born in Harrogate in 1909, Ronald Stanley Illingworth was a pioneer in…

From  Jesse Armstrong 2 Months ago 0 likes 120 views 0  

Organising Content in MOLE

Organising Content in MOLE

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Children's Use of Technology and Apps - Jackie Marsh

Professor Jackie Marsh talks about her study in collaboration with CBeebies looking at young children's play and creativity when using tablets and apps.

From  Thomas Wilson 3 Months ago 0 likes 13 views 1  

Highlights from our Annual Alumni Reunion

Experience the Annual Alumni Reunion for yourself with our time-lapse highlight film, featuring all the best bits from the day. Every year, we welcome alumni back to the University for our Annual…

From  Nick Kennard 3 Months ago 0 likes 193 views 0  

Family Pop-up Maker Spaces - Jackie Marsh

Getting creative with our experts! Jackie Marsh is Professor of Education at the University of Sheffield, her maker spaces feature a virtual reality exhibition, 3D printing and lots of maker kits for…

From  Thomas Wilson 3 Months ago 0 likes 10 views 0  

Maker Spaces in Early Childhood Education - Jackie Marsh

Looking at Jackie's work on http://makeyproject.eu - a project exploring ‘maker culture' in the development of children’s digital literacy and creative design skills.

From  Thomas Wilson 3 Months ago 0 likes 10 views 0  

Postgraduate Study in the Department of Music (Mandarin version)

Yiyun talks in Mandarin about her experience as an MA student in the Department of Music at the University of Sheffield. She explores what it's like to study a Masters degree and explains about…

From  Helen Heaton 3 Months ago 0 likes 41 views 0  

Celebrating BAME with titles

The University of Sheffield Library asked students and staff to nominate books by BAME authors or with BAME themes which have inspired them. Have you been inspired by a particular book or author?…

From  Jesse Armstrong 4 Months ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 5 - How to eat a frog

Welcome to episode five of how to beat digital distraction and write more, I’m Andy Tattersall and I’m Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research at The…

From  Andy Tattersall 4 Months ago 0 likes 1 views 0  

Danbo Explains the Heart

Danbo explores the Heart and its associated health and diseases. This video is an outreach video, the focus is the heart: its function, coronary heart disease and heart attacks. Our character,…

From  Neil Everill 5 Months ago 1 likes 22 views 0  

Introduction to #ReadingForDiversity

The #ReadingForDiversity campaign invites staff, students and the wider community to get involved in a conversation about reading for diversity. Students and staff will nominate a book based around a…

From  Jesse Armstrong 5 Months ago 0 likes 2 views 0  

ReadingForDiversity - LGBT History Month

As part of LGBT+ History Month, some of our staff and students have nominated books either by LGBT+ authors, or with an LGBT+ theme. Have you been inspired by a particular book or author? Share your…

From  Jesse Armstrong 5 Months ago 0 likes 6 views 0  

What is the Sound of Science?

The Sound of Science - the flagship event from the 2018 Festival of the Mind at The University of Sheffield - is a unique combination of music, performance and science, that explores some of the most…

From  Tom Foster 7 Months ago 0 likes 83 views 0  

Diminishment and Resistance: The Civil Power of Journalism

Journalism and the values it represents are under threat. In her inaugural lecture as UNESCO Chair on Media Freedom, Journalism Safety and the Issue of Impunity, Professor Jackie Harrison…

From  Pete Green 7 Months ago 0 likes 23 views 0