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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…

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The Sound of Science - teaser

The Sound of Science - the flagship event from the 2018 Festival of the Mind at The University of Sheffield - is a unique combination of music, performance and science, that explores some of the most…

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Wendy Michallat - 320 Rue St Jacques

In November 1939 Madeleine Blaess, a French-born, British-raised student, set off for Paris to study for a doctorate in Medieval French literature at the Sorbonne. In June 1940, the German invasion…

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The Sheffield City Special Battalion

Commemorating the brave University of Sheffield students, staff and alumni who volunteered to form the Sheffield City Special Battalion at the outset of the First World War. Learn more about the…

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Bringing songs back to life

To commemorate World War I, one of our Music students worked with school children to bring songs from 100 years ago back to life.

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10 billion: Research project: Drones, data and food security

Weeds represent a serious threat to global food security, contributing to significant losses in crop yields.In this video, Professor Robert Freckleton from the Department of Animal and Plant Sciences…

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Women in the Holocaust: One Hungarian Woman's Story by Agnes Grunwald-Spier, Wednesday 31 January 2018

The University was delighted to welcome alumna, Honorary Graduate and author, Agnes Grunwald-Spier to deliver a public lecture on Wednesday 31 January. The event was timely…

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Policing Beyond the Police

Our understanding of policing is often state-centred and tends not to take into account the wide range of actors that undertake policing functions. In this video, Professor Adam Crawford, Director…

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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…

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Impaired Memories/Deluded Practices: Britain and the Arab World

Dr. Abdel Razzaq Takriti is Lecturer in International History. This talk was given on 17th March 2014. He received his DPhil from St Antony’s College, Oxford and was a Junior Research Fellow at…

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