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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…

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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?…

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Salma's story - Sheffield Scholarships

Medical student Salma shares her story, about how she came to Sheffield, her aspirations for the future, and how her scholarship is helping make it possible. …

From  Nick Kennard 2 Months ago 0 likes 387 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 3 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 3 Months ago 0 likes 6 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 5 Months ago 0 likes 23 views 0  

Have your say... The Library Survey 2018

As we plan for the future of library services and library buildings, it is very important that we understand your perceptions and expectations. Comments from previous surveys have really made a…

From  Jesse Armstrong 6 Months ago 0 likes 10 views 0  

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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A Student Has No Status

Need to prove you're a student? Certificates of student status are available from SSiD on Level 3 of the Students' Union.

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Council Tax is for Muggles, Not Students

Council Tax is for muggles, not students. Visit SSiD on Level 3 of the Students' Union and they'll conjure you a council tax exemption letter.

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What is the link between humans, music & memory?

We often listen to songs over and over again and this enables our brains to lay down strong memories of the music we like. The emotional connection that we also have with songs means that this memory…

From  Online Learning 8 Months ago 0 likes 6 views 0  

What happens to your memory when you train to be a musician?

Dr Victoria Williamson is a lecturer and researcher on music psychology at the University of Sheffield. In this video, she explains what happens in the memory when someone trains to be a musician -…

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Helena Muller - Lost chord

Helena Muller is the Founder and Chief Executive of Lost Chord, an organisation that produces more than 1,300 interactive musical sessions a year in 130 care homes, designed to stimulate responses…

From  Graham McElearney 8 Months ago 0 likes 9 views 0  

David Robinson - Nordoff Robbins

David Robinson is a Sheffield alumni who has made the transition from being a town planner to Lead Music Therapist at Nordoff Robbins. Here he speaks about the work of music therapy and its…

From  Graham McElearney 8 Months ago 0 likes 14 views 0  

Music and the Brain - Professor Robert Winston

Professor Lord Robert Winston (Scientist & Chairman of the Royal College of Music) delivers a talk on music and mind. Professor Winston’s approach brought a refreshing balance to the…

From  Graham McElearney 8 Months ago 0 likes 4 views 0