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  1. An endangered bird identified in the research

    World-leading scientists develop new approach to bird conservation

    A new approach to species conservation which could change how we protect the world’s most endangered birds has been developed by a team of the world’s leading scientists, including the University of Sheffield.

    Categorised under: Research, International and Science
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    Ground breaking #weareinternational campaign attracts 100th supporter

    A ground breaking campaign led by the University of Sheffield to highlight the crucial value of international students to the UK has now been backed by 100 universities, education institutions and international organisations.

    Categorised under: Community, International and Students and alumni
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    3D printing trials of unmanned aircraft broaden the possibilities for this emergent technology

    Engineers at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) at the University of Sheffield have successfully printed a 1.5m-wide prototype unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for a research project looking at 3D printing of complex designs.

    Categorised under: International, Engineering and Research
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    Groundbreaking film gives unprecedented insight into student visa applications

    Today (19 March 2014) a ground breaking film will be unveiled at the House of Commons which helps the most talented students from across the globe better understand how to apply to study at the UK’s leading universities.

    Categorised under: International, Community and Students and alumni
  5. The Universe

    Gravitational waves discovery heralds a new frontier in astrophysics and cosmology, scientists say

    The discovery of evidence of primordial gravitational waves will help us unlock the secrets to how the Universe was born, astrophysicists at the University of Sheffield say.

    Categorised under: Science and International
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    University unveils ambitious international projects to tackle world’s biggest biomedical problems

    The University of Sheffield has today (Thursday 6 March 2014) unveiled two ambitious, signature research projects, which will address some of the world’s biggest biomedical problems.

    Categorised under: Science, International, Research and Medicine, dentistry and health
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    Stand by me: Students launch international selfie campaign

    Students and staff at the University of Sheffield and its Students' Union are showing friendship has no barriers in a unique international selfie campaign.

    Categorised under: International, Community and Students and alumni
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    University to launch unique project to drive the global agenda for international development

    An international campaign launched today (17 February 2014) by the University of Sheffield will identify the hundred most important questions in international development - to build a collective vision in order to help change the world.

    Categorised under: International, Social science and Students and alumni
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    Why international students are vital to the UK

    As the UK debates the contribution and costs of immigration, the University of Sheffield and its Students’ Union are speaking up for the powerful contribution of overseas students to the UK, to British universities and to the educational experience of home students.

    Categorised under: International and Students and alumni
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    Key to sustainable nutrition in Africa is prevention not treatment

    Interventions to prevent, rather than treat nutritional problems, are needed to alleviate malnutrition and hunger in Sub-Saharan Africa according to new research.

    Categorised under: International, Research and Medicine, dentistry and health
  11. Chinese New Year The Star spread

    Chinese students at University celebrated in landmark spread in Sheffield Star

    In a first for the Sheffield Star, today's edition (31 January 2013) features four pages of the newspaper in Mandarin to celebrate the presence and commitment of University of Sheffield Chinese students to the University and city.

    Categorised under: International and Students and alumni
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    University students tell Parliament why international students are vital to the UK

    The University of Sheffield's Students' Union President and International Officer are in Parliament today (30 January 2014), making a strong case for international students as the controversial Immigration Bill returns to the House of Commons.

    Categorised under: International and Events
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    Putting 'Adam' in his rightful place in evolutionary history

    Our most common male ancestor walked the earth 209,000 years ago – earlier than scientists commonly thought - according to new research from the University of Sheffield.

    Categorised under: International, Research and Medicine, dentistry and health
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    Inspirational student honoured after helping to empower and improve the lives across the world

    An inspirational student dedicated to improving the lives of others across the world has been awarded the prestigious Chancellor's Medal from the University of Sheffield in recognition of her exceptional voluntary work.

    Categorised under: Awards/achievements, International and Events
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    Lecturer honoured for improving quality of health research across the globe

    A lecturer from the University of Sheffield who is helping to improve the quality of health research among higher education institutions in low income countries has been recognised with an international award for excellence in his field.

    Categorised under: Awards/achievements, International and Medicine, dentistry and health