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    National award for students dedicated to making the world a better place

    Exceptional entrepreneurs from the University of Sheffield who are dedicated to making the world a better place have been crowned Enactus UK Champions after helping more than 150 disadvantaged people transform their lives.

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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.

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    Forgotten Broadway musical reconstructed for European premiere

    A forgotten Broadway musical will get its European premiere after a University of Sheffield student worked through boxes of neglected manuscripts to reconstruct the score, which has not been heard anywhere in the world since 1962.

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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.

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    Secret to the perfect pancake is discovered

    Maths students from the University of Sheffield have swapped calculus for the kitchen by developing a formula to prepare the perfect pancake.

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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.

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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.

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    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.

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    Mars mission could solve Earth’s biggest issues, says University of Sheffield student

    A University of Sheffield student who is down to the final stages of a one-way trip to Mars believes the mission could be the answer to Earth's biggest threats.

    Categorised under: Awards/achievements, Science and Students and alumni
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    Funding initiative set to remove barriers to postgraduate study

    Students, in particular those from disadvantaged backgrounds, looking to study at one of six universities are set to be supported in their postgraduate studies thanks to a Sheffield led grant award of nearly £3 million from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).

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    University pioneers innovative links between British companies and Chinese-speaking graduates

    The UK government has announced it has chosen the University of Sheffield to lead a pilot project to connect British companies with more than 70,000 Chinese speaking graduates from UK Universities through Great Ambassador internships.

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    Joint statement from the University of Sheffield and its Students’ Union on the Immigration Bill

    Openness to talented young people from around the world is at the heart of the UK’s world-leading universities. It is a powerful source of international collaboration and understanding as generations of leaders in every sphere of life have been given the opportunity to learn from and alongside the most able people from every continent.

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    Rising sports stars honoured by BBC presenter

    Rising sports stars of the future shone brightly at a special awards ceremony at the University of Sheffield last week (14 November 2013).

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    University helps care leavers to 'keep dreaming'

    The University of Sheffield has been commended for its work in supporting young people who have left care and continued their journey through to higher education to realise their potential and achieve their dreams.

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