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Note Taking: Strategies, Organisation and Management

Are you preparing to attend a lecture for the first time and want to know how to take effective notes? Or have you recently been reviewing your lecture notes and want to get some tips on how to…

From  Manmohi Dake on March 25th, 2020 0 likes 15 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  

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 111 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  

Bitesize X lecture: Professor Allan Pacey

In this r-rated lecture, Professor Allan Pacey talking about how doctors help preserve the fertility of young people diagnosed with cancer

From  batchUser on June 8th, 2017 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Bitesize X-Lectures:Dr Simona Francese

In this lecture, Dr Simona Francese (Sheffield Hallam University) talking about detecting drug abuse from fingerprints.

From  batchUser on June 8th, 2017 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Bitesize X-Lectures: Dr Andrew Chappell

In this lecture, hear Dr Andrew Chappell talk about on doping in sport.

From  batchUser on June 8th, 2017 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Bitesize X lectures: Dr Rhona Snook

In this lecture,Dr Rhonda Snook discusses the birds and the bees – but flies are more interesting

From  batchUser on June 8th, 2017 0 likes 18 plays 0  

David Willetts In Conversation

David Willetts’ career began as a civil servant at 10 Downing Street under Margaret Thatcher. He was elected to Parliament in 1992 as the MP for Havant and was Minister of State for…

From  Graham McElearney on May 15th, 2017 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Frances O'Grady: In Conversation

Frances became the General Secretary of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) in January 2013, the first woman ever to hold this post. With 54 affiliated unions representing 6.2 million working people from…

From  Graham McElearney on May 15th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

The State of Trust in Election Year

Sir Nigel’s lecture is based around the findings of the second Populus report, published last year by his firm, DLA Piper, which examined the state of trust between the political class,…

From  batchUser on May 15th, 2017 0 likes 22 plays 0  

After the Armistice: Europe's Turbulent Peace, 1919-1923

Why did all the hopes at the end of the First World War fade so rapidly in its immediate aftermath? Why was there such massive social, economic and political turmoil? Yet why, during the postwar…

From  batchUser on May 15th, 2017 0 likes 37 plays 0  

The Rise of Innovation Districts

Bruce visited Sheffield in January 2015, and spoke about the potential that Innovation Districts may have on a place like Sheffield, and the surrounding area. Bruce Katz is a global expert on the…

From  batchUser on May 15th, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

"In search of a better life? The health of the urban poor in African cities." - Professor Nyovani Madise

Rural-to-urban migration in Africa is increasing at a fast pace, fuelled principally by the prospects of a better life in cities. Many such migrants face challenges of unemployment and poor housing…

From  batchUser on May 8th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

"Research Impact: defining it, measuring it, maximising it, and questioning it." - Professor Trish Greenhalgh.

As the first 'Dean for Research Impact’ appointed by a UK higher education institution, Professor Greenhalgh summarises prevailing national and international debates about what research…

From  batchUser on May 8th, 2017 0 likes 48 plays 0