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7b Introduction to Thermodynamics

Here I introduce the subject and talk about why it is both important and exciting. Enough already.

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Global Engineering Challenge 2020

The Global Engineering Challenge (GEC) is an interdisciplinary event that gives students the opportunity to:Tackle real-world engineering problems in developing countries from a global perspective…

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Does a Global Feminism Exist?

Lauren Evans discusses the work of global gender equality charity The Circle, and looks back over the history of feminism as she asks, 'does a global feminism exist?'

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My journey to using technography in research

This is a story from Tavengwa Chitata about how he has evolved through different experiences and in the process, how his approach to research has evolved with these experiences. The story gives an…

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The tale of Chaga's avocados

Jonas Cromwell's story reflects on the interesting nature of how avocados became food in the northern highlands of Tanzania, Kilimanjaro region - what was once regarded as butter for dogs has…

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Solidarity in tourism for development

This is a story about how an indigenous community in Mexico adapts tourism to their culture of solidarity to support their members’ life projects. It centres on Itzel San Roman…

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Water, worldviews, and development

This is a story about people’s worldviews (their beliefs and common sense knowledge), how they fundamentally shape our behaviour and yet how they are so often ignored in development policy and…

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A journey toward participatory research

This is a story about Juan Mario Diaz Arevalo's engagement with participatory research in Colombia and the UK. It reflects on the importance of working together with local communities as well as…

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Everything is connected: chocolate, national parks, the Sustainable Development Goals and conviviality

Judith Krauss tells three short stories on cocoa sustainability, national parks and the Sustainable Development Goals: they are part of one bigger story about how everything is connected, often in…

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International Journalism Week 2019

The Department of Journalism Studies' annual International Journalism Week brings together guest speakers representing academia, news media and advocacy groups from several countries. Here some…

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2018 ScHARR Pemberton Lecture - Universal Healthcare: The 21st Century's Greatest Healthcare Story - Sir David Nicholson

Universal Healthcare: The 21st Century's Greatest Healthcare StorySir David Nicholson CBE (Former Chief Executive NHS England) 136 countries have signed up to delivering universal healthcare for…

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G7 Summit - GLI opportunities

Our 2018 graduates who attended the G7 summit talk about their experiences, what they gained from attending the summit and how it has enhanced their student experience and career prospects.

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Global University (Chinese Subtitles)

Based in the heart of the UK, The University of Sheffield has been changing lives around the world for over 100 years and is a home to a global community of staff and students.

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#WeAreInternational Sticking Together campaign

As the world gears up for a summer of football, our Sticking Together campaign is encouraging students, staff and alumni from across the UK HE sector to create and share their own custom-made…

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International Cultural Evening 2018 (#WeAreInternational) - Social edit

The University of Sheffield is committed to welcoming students and staff from around the world and we value their contribution to the institution and to the city of Sheffield. In March 2018,…

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International Cultural Evening 2018 (#WeAreInternational) - Longer version

The University of Sheffield is committed to welcoming students and staff from around the world and we value their contribution to the institution and to the city of Sheffield. In March 2018,…

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