Breakthrough could help sufferers of fatal lung disease

23 May 2016: Pioneering research at the University is paving the way for new treatments which could benefit patients suffering from the fatal lung disease pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).

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University of Sheffield strengthens links in the USA

20 May 2016: The University of Sheffield’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Keith Burnett is visiting the USA this week as part of ongoing work with key research partners and to meet senior alumni.

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University of Sheffield students and staff stand up to show support for refugees

26 May 2016: Staff and students from the University of Sheffield are going the extra mile to show their solidarity and support for the millions of refugees who have been forced to leave their homes.

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Former University of Sheffield Students’ Union President and Research Officer Abdi-aziz Suleiman

Is university really worth all that time and money?

As the Sutton Trust warns that the cost of a UK degree is now twice that of the US, our Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Keith Burnett argues the importance of education which opens opportunity, not shuts it down

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Professor Sir Keith Burnett, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield