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Urban Horticulture - Dr Jill Edmondson

Urban land could grow fruit and veg for 15 per cent of the population, research showsUniversity of Sheffield experts map land suitable for growing fruit and veg in the city Available space could…

From  Harry Clulow on March 17th, 2020 0 likes 528 plays 0  

CEE VR - a new immersive gaming experience

CEE VR is an immersive gaming experience developed by project team at the Department of Urban Studies and Planning, led by Dr. Nisha at University of Sheffield. The gaming experience was developed to…

From  Charles MacDonald-Jones on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

MA Urban Design and Planning

Course director Dr Bobby Nisha discusses the MA Urban Design and Planning course, which is a 12 month course and jointly delivered with the School of Architecture, and accredited by the Royal Town…

From  Charles MacDonald-Jones on March 25th, 2019 0 likes 664 plays 0  

Undergraduate Study with Urban Studies and Planning

Discover what makes the Department of Urban Studies and Planning unique. Hear from our Head of Department, as well as the Undergraduate Programme Director about what our courses entail, and get the…

From  Charles MacDonald-Jones on October 31st, 2018 0 likes 240 plays 0  

Level 1 Field Class to York (2018)

70 first year students recently went on a field class to York, where they had the opportunity to experience firsthand many of the themes and ideas that they have been taught in lectures and seminars.

From  Charles MacDonald-Jones on October 31st, 2018 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Planning Research Conference 2018 - Plenary Panel 1

The first of two plenary panels from the 2018 UK Ireland Planning Research Conference, hosted in Sheffield, with the title of 'In Search of Alternative Futures'. Speakers: Greg Fell,…

From  Charles MacDonald-Jones on October 3rd, 2018 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Landscape50: Julian Agyeman

Professor Julian Agyeman from Tufts University on 'Just Sustainabilites', policy, planning and practice.

From  Hannah Whitelam on July 12th, 2018 0 likes 331 plays 0  

Landscape50: Richard Weller

Professor Richard Weller on the choice of historical importance facing Landscape Architecture

From  Hannah Whitelam on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 190 plays 0  

Landscape50: Nigel Dunnett

Professor Nigel Dunnett explores the fundamental importance of nature in our cities

From  Hannah Whitelam on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 380 plays 0  

Tom Goodfellow wins IJURR Best Prize

Dr Tom Goodfellow has won the IJURR Best Article Prize 2017 for his research paper 'Urban Fortunes and Skeleton Cityscapes: Real Estate and Late Urbanization in Kigali and Addis Ababa'.

From  Charles MacDonald-Jones on July 5th, 2018 0 likes 77 plays 0  

PGT Open Day Presentation

Dr Stephen Hincks talks about our postgraduate programmes, the department of urban studies and planning and the career opportunities available to you after your degree with us.

From  Charlotte Cremers on May 29th, 2018 0 likes 47 plays 0  

11th December 2017 "21st Century Design Skills for the Built Environment" Conference

Recording of the conference proceedings held on 11th December 2017, sponsored by the HEFCE funded "Developing Design Consultants of the Future" project.

From  Bryony Olney on January 12th, 2018 0 likes 75 plays 0  

Play in Housing Areas

Helen Woolley introduces Kate Bradshaw from Sheffield City Council who talks about their collaborative research project on the use of spaces in housing areas. Please note: Kate has a throat…

From  Online Learning on June 20th, 2017 0 likes 30 plays 0  

How easy is it for migrants to integrate in the UK?

Comment from Madeleine Sumption, who is Director of the Migration Observatory at the University of Oxford. The Migration Observatory provides impartial, independent, authoritative, evidence-based…

From  Technology Enhanced Learning on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Why has migration become such a contentious issue in Europe?

Ronald Van Kempen is a Professor of Urban Geography at the Faculty of Geosciences of Utrecht University, the Netherlands. Here, he offers his views on how academics can assist with the worldwide…

From  batchUser on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

The Migration Debate in Sub-Saharan Africa

Dr Oliver Bakewell offers a brief insight into the migration debate in Sub-Saharan Africa at the governance level.

From  batchUser on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0