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Higher Education - Past, Present and Future with Sir Michael Barber, Chair, Office for Students

Higher Education - Past, Present & Future with Sir Michael Barber, Lord Blunkett, Shakira Martin and Harry Anderson On Thursday 4 October we were delighted to welcome to the University, Sir…

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PebblePad - Getting started with Workbooks

A brief guide to creating Workbooks in PebblePad, the eportfolio and personal development system.

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Why I'm supporting the Sheffield Scanner - Wyn Morgan

Vice-President for Education, Professor Wyn Morgan, shares why he is so keen to take part in the Big Walk and support the Sheffield Scanner. http://ww.sheffield.ac.uk/sheffieldscanner

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Tightrope Walkers: Social Media, Equity, and Educational Practice

This keynote talk is by Dr David Webster - Head of Learning & Teaching Innovation at The University of Gloucestershire. Social Media is touted as a panacea for course engagement. As generational…

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Alternative Assessment with Dr Tim Herrick

Dr Tim Herrick, Director of Learning & Teaching in the School of Education at the University of Sheffield shares his approach for using alternative assessment types in his teaching practice.

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What happens in the Fluids Lab?

Join our 1st Year MEng Engineering students in the Fluids lab. Find out the differences between laminar and turbulent flow, and discover how we can use the dimensionless Reynolds number to determine…

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Graduate Teaching Assistants

Graduate Teaching Assistants, or GTA's play a crucial role in delivering Engineering labs to students. Find out more about GTA's at Sheffield with Tom Cracknell, a PhD candidate who…

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Using Google Scholar

Discovering scholarly information, using Google Scholar. A resource created for FE students Last reviewed: August 2018Review due: Summer 2019

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Inspirational Academics - Tim Herrick

Tim Herrick is a Senior University Teacher in the School of Education at the University of Sheffield. Tim is a Senate Award Fellow and a CILASS Fellow. Here he talks about his inspiration for…

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The Diamond 360 Tour

Want to know what it's like inside the University of Sheffield's biggest ever investment in learning and teaching? Take a 360 tour of The Diamond building in this video, and find out more…

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Project SunbYte: An Overview

The SunbYte project aims to revolutionise solar telescope technology by creating a low cost telescope using novel manufacturing techniques such as 3D printing, Arduino controllers and Raspberry Pi…

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Uses and Abuses of Economics in the Debate on Universities by Martin Wolf, CBE

The President and Vice-Chancellor’s Annual Guest Lecture by Martin Wolf, Chief Economics Commentator at the Financial Times Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 6.30pm, Lecture Theatre 1,…

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The Diamond 360 Tour

Want to know what it's like inside the University of Sheffield's biggest ever investment in learning and teaching? Take a 360 tour of The Diamond building in this video, and find out more…

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Afro-Caribbean learners and the UK education system

This film is part of an Engaged Curriculum project in the School of Education, where international Masters students were partnered with members of local communities that have global links. It has…

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Engaged Curriculum Project: Our Stories

This film is part of an Engaged Curriculum project in the School of Education, where international Masters students were partnered with members of local communities that have global links. It…

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Stuck: Britain's social mobility problem by Dr Lee Elliot Major. 25 May 2017, The Diamond.

Dr Lee Elliot Major, Chief Executive of The Sutton Trust; Trustee of The Education Endowment Foundation, and Honorary Graduate of the University

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