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How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 8 - Filter out unnecessary noise

In this short series of podcasts I want to help you be more productive with your writing and help you get things done. In this episode want to explore the importance of filters and intrusion…

From  Andy Tattersall A month ago 0 likes 2 views 0  

How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 4 - A technology approach to dealing with information overload

Welcome to episode four of how to beat digital distraction and write more, I’m Andy Tattersall and I’m Information Specialist at The School of Health and Related Research at The…

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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…

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Tour our Broadcast Zone

In our Broadcast Zone, journalism students create news content for TV, radio and web, to meet real deadlines. Get a close-up preview of the industry-standard tech that you'll use if you study…

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ScHARR Short Course - An Introduction to using Social Media to Communicate Research

The treadmill of academia is a relentless one: proposal, research, write, present and then hopefully publish before starting all over again, all in the hope that the research is recognised as being…

From  Andy Tattersall 6 Months ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

International Social Change: Analaysing Policy Responses

Introduction from module leader Majella Kilkey 2018.

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International social change and social problems

Introduction from module leader Majella Kilkey 2018.

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Context, value and skills SCS6061

Introduction from module leader Jadwiga Leigh 2018.

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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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Save the Library VR 360 Assessment Centre

Watch candidates discuss, plan and present their ideas to the assessors to save the local library

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What Is Welfare Conditionality?

Professor John Flint discusses the findings of the Welfare Conditionality project, which looked at two particular situations concerning welfare. One is where people’s access to welfare is…

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Students talk about Journalism Studies BA at the University of Sheffield

Sheffield is rated number 1 in the UK for journalism by both The Times and The Guardian university guides (2018). In this video our undergraduates talk about how our Journalism Studies BA degree…

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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 106 views 0  

Andy Tattersall - ScHARR Bite Size on Altmetrics

Andy Tattersall delivers a short talk on Altmetrics and digs through ScHARR's Altmetric data.

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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

From  Christopher Clow A year ago 0 likes 66 views 0  

Professor Allan Pacey - Sperm in the public eye - The joys and perils of having a media profile

For the past 20 years Professor Allan Pacey has developed a significant public profile in radio, television, print media and more recently through social media. In a typical year he contributes to…

From  Andy Tattersall A year ago 0 likes 3 views 0