Search for tag: "hicks lecture"

The 13th Roberts Lecture. University Teaching in a Post-Knowledge Age by Professor Neil Rackham

On Wednesday 27 March, the 13th Roberts Lecture was delivered by alumnus, honorary graduate and experimental psychologist Professor Neil Rackham. Professor Rackham’s lecture, ‘University…

From  Jeanette Peat 2 Months ago 0 likes 106 views 0  

Understanding news audiences

Lecture on understanding news audiences

From  Dmitry Chernobrov 3 Months ago 0 likes 55 views 0  

Can there be peace between Israel and Palestine?

This lecture by Sir Vincent Fean explores the complicated, dynamic situation between Israel and Palestine. Sir Vincent explains some situations in which peace may be a possibility, and discusses…

From  Jeanette Peat 6 Months ago 0 likes 11 views 0  

The 11th Roberts Lecture. 'What next for cities and the Northern Powerhouse?' by Lord Jim O'Neill

On 24th February 2016, Lord O'Neill delivered our 11th Roberts Lecture, entitled 'What next for cities and the Northern Powerhouse?' Lord O’Neill, who is championing the…

From  Jeanette Peat 6 Months ago 0 likes 29 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 6 Months ago 0 likes 23 views 0  

The 2018 Basil Hicks Lecture - Britain's Security: Maritime Strategy - What next? Sir Charles Montgomery, KBE, Former Director General of Border Force, and Honorary Graduate of the University of Sheffield

Thursday 8 November, Students' Union Auditorium We were delighted to welcome Vice Admiral Sir Charles Montgomery, KBE to the University on Thursday 8 November to deliver the Basil Hicks…

From  Jeanette Peat 6 Months ago 0 likes 77 views 0  

The Annual Krebs Lecture by Dr Richard Henderson. Tuesday 24 April 2018.

The Annual Krebs Krebs Lecture The University welcomed 400 students, staff, alumni and members of the public to the Annual Krebs Lecture on Tuesday 24 April. The guest speaker for the…

From  Creative Media Email A year ago 0 likes 73 views 0  

The 20th Sir Arthur Hall Memorial Lecture. What will the NHS be facing on its 90th birthday?

We were delighted to welcome Professor Chris Whitty, Chief Scientific Adviser at the Department of Health, to the University on Thursday 15 February to deliver the 20th Sir Arthur Hall Memorial…

From  Christopher Clow A year ago 0 likes 119 views 0  

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,…

From  Christopher Clow A year ago 0 likes 14 views 0  

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

From  Christopher Clow A year ago 0 likes 74 views 0  

The 12th Roberts Lecture: Power lies with the powerful - or has social media allowed social movements to defy gravity?

The University was to delighted to welcome alumnus and Honorary Graduate the Rt Hon Lord Blunkett to deliver the 12th Roberts Lecture on Thursday 12 October 2017 in Firth Hall.In his lecture, Lord…

From  Christopher Clow A year ago 0 likes 59 views 0  

Digital Commons: Lecture Capture

In this session Ali Day (Students Union Education Officer), Matt Cornock (e-learning advisor from York University) and Dr Louise Robson (Department of Biomedical Sciences) shared their experiences of…

From  Online Learning 2 Years ago 0 likes 9 views 0  

Case Study: Nik Reeves-McLaren on LectureTools

Here Dr Nik Reeves-McLaren, of Material Science and Engineering, speaks at the 2015 Winter TELFest, on his use of the LectureTools system in large lectures. He tells of his reasoning for exploring…

From  Technology Enhanced Learning 2 Years ago 0 likes 5 views 0  

'Nobody rises to low expectations' by Tunde Okewale MBE

Tunde Okewale MBE is a barrister at Doughty Street Chambers, specialising in cases involving Human Rights or issues surrounding social iustice. Watch Tunde speak about his non traditional path to the…

From  Tom Foster 2 Years ago 0 likes 13 views 0  

Benefits of Lecture Capture Case Study

Academics share the benefits they have seen for both staff and students when using lecture capture technologies.

From  Laura McNally 2 Years ago 0 likes 77 views 0  

Why you use Lecture Capture

The reasons why academics decided to use lecture capture as part of their teaching and learning practice.

From  Laura McNally 2 Years ago 0 likes 46 views 0