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    University of the Year award is a springboard to success

    Not even the sky was a limit for the University of Sheffield in an amazing 12 months as Times Higher Education University of the Year – a period that saw staff and students reach Olympic feats.

    Categorised under: Awards/achievements, Events, Community, Research and Students and alumni
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    New community project set to explore Indian heritage of the Peak District

    The University of Sheffield is helping a ground breaking new project to explore the Indian heritage of the Peak District after a successful application for a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) All Our Stories grant.

    Categorised under: Arts and humanities, International and Community
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    University joins forces with FC Barcelona and Sheffield United

    The University of Sheffield’s Department of Hispanic Studies are joining forces with FC Barcelona and Sheffield United Football Club to promote the local and international educational possibilities of sport.

    Categorised under: Arts and humanities, International and Community
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    Take the stairs to help cure heart disease

    Kind-hearted fundraisers are being challenged to climb the tallest university building in the UK to raise vital funds for the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

    Categorised under: Events, Community and Medicine, dentistry and health
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    Community archaeology project goes back to the future

    An exciting new project to build an Iron Age Roundhouse has begun at charitable retreat in the Derbyshire Peak district, led by the University of Sheffield’s Department of Archaeology.

    Categorised under: Arts and humanities and Community
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    Ingenious entrepreneurs showcase pitch perfect skills

    Budding business executives of the future put their entrepreneurial expertise and pitching skills to the test at the Student Apprentice competition (16 November 2012) hosted by the University of Sheffield.

    Categorised under: Events and Community
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    Public appeal launched to help explore Liverpool’s past

    A project from the University of Sheffield is launching an appeal for the people of Liverpool to come forward and contribute records, evidence and family stories of Liverpool in the late 19th century when it was a bustling staging point for migrants on their way from the continent to America.

    Categorised under: Arts and humanities and Community
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    Festival of the Mind set to return after resounding success

    The University of Sheffield’s Festival of the Mind is set to return to Sheffield after the resounding success of this year’s festival, which saw over 16,000 visitors in 11 days.

    Categorised under: Community and Research
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    Revolutionary glove gives a voice to people isolated by speech impediments

    A revolutionary glove pioneered by graduates from the University of Sheffield is helping to give a voice to people left isolated by severe speech impediments.

    Categorised under: Engineering, Community and Teaching
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    Nightline service celebrates 40th anniversary

    A student helpline at the University of Sheffield is celebrating 40 years of supporting its peers making it one of the oldest Nightline schemes in the country.

    Categorised under: Community and Students and alumni
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    Major research gaps exist for how emergencies are managed in the UK

    Experts from the University of Sheffield analysing emergency responses and management to major incidents such as flash flooding, severe cold weather events and terrorist incidents in the UK have found gaps in the knowledge base.

    Categorised under: Community, Research and Medicine, dentistry and health
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    Students brew up a success with local MP

    Enterprising University of Sheffield students with a passion for real ale have brewed a new beer with Paul Blomfield MP, set to be sold across Sheffield and even in the Strangers Bar in the House of Commons.

    Categorised under: Community and Students and alumni
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    Inquisitive researchers discover intriguing world of social science

    Inquisitive researchers from across South Yorkshire have been asking who, what and why? as they explore the intriguing world of social science.

    Categorised under: Events and Community
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    Second anniversary of green energy research reveals solar panels “do what they say on the tin”

    A solar energy project at the University of Sheffield which is celebrating its second anniversary has shown almost all of the 2,000 systems in the scheme are “doing what they say on the tin”.

    Categorised under: Science, Community and Research
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    Blog to drive debate on global financial growth

    A blog launched today (8 Novemer 2012) by the University of Sheffield is aiming to become a centre for discussions on worldwide political and economic challenges led by international researchers.

    Categorised under: Community, Research and Social science