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COVID-19 and Crime taster lecture

Dr Xavier L'Hoiry, Lecturer in Criminology and Social Policy, delivers a taster lecture on how crime has changed during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

From  Jennifer Scott on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Alister McGrath delivers Prokhorov - God and the Good Lecture

Alister McGrath delivers Prokhorov / God and the Good Lecture on Einstein and religion, introduced by Henk de Berg (The University of Sheffield). 15 October 2019.

From  Tommy Wilson on January 8th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Lecture Capture: Time travel for students

Hints and tips on using Lecture Capture to effectively support your studies.

From  Malcolm Roberts on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 70 plays 0  

Shaping how students use lecture captures - an institutional approach

Inclusivity in learning and teaching is critical to allow students from a variety of backgrounds, with different strengths and support needs, to succeed in their studies. One way to approach this is…

From  Tom Foster on July 5th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays 0  

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 on April 1st, 2019 1 likes 293 plays 0  

Understanding news audiences

Lecture on understanding news audiences

From  Dmitry Chernobrov on March 16th, 2019 0 likes 117 plays 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 on December 10th, 2018 0 likes 16 plays 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 on December 7th, 2018 0 likes 36 plays 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 on December 3rd, 2018 0 likes 33 plays 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 on November 27th, 2018 0 likes 110 plays 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 on May 14th, 2018 0 likes 107 plays 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  Chris Clow on February 28th, 2018 0 likes 186 plays 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  Chris Clow on December 8th, 2017 0 likes 27 plays 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  Chris Clow on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 98 plays 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  Chris Clow on November 23rd, 2017 0 likes 67 plays 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 on June 14th, 2017 0 likes 19 plays 0