Professor Sir Harry Kroto, FRS (1939-2016)

2 May 2016: It is with great sadness that we have received the news of the death of Professor Sir Harold Kroto – the Nobel Prize winning chemist, alumnus, honorary graduate and firm friend of the University.

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A female scientist at the University of Sheffield

University recognised for commitment to gender equality

28 April 2016: The University of Sheffield has been recognised for its ongoing commitment to gender equality by a leading champion for female researchers.

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Ambulance services report launched at University of Sheffield

28 April 2016: A pioneering report reviewing the care given by ambulance services has been launched at the University of Sheffield.

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An ambulance arriving at an emergency unit

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