Sheffield Pride 2018 – Join the march

As Sheffield Hallam University continues to be involved in a number of LGBT+ initiatives, new opportunities present themselves. This year we want to make a large impact in the march and the city. We should be proud of how diverse & inclusive the University is. So this year we have a 6ft Sheffield Hallam branded…

Sponsored Walk – Thank You and Well Done

Well done to everyone who participated in the sponsored walk for Chris Breen on Saturday and to everyone who has sponsored us so far.  It was a great day with good turnout of MERI staff, PhD students, friends and family and some of Chris’s family participated too. Well done to everyone who participated, particularly to the…

BGI announces Sheffield as its new national HQ

It was announced last week, that the British Games Institute (BGI) will be moving to Sheffield, along with the National Videogame Arcade (NVA), currently located in Nottingham. This is a fantastic coup for Sheffield and a great testament to the hard work and dedication of the staff on the games courses, which were cited as…

‘Life is Beautiful. Always.’ – Virtual Reality experience

‘Life is Beautiful. Always.’ is a virtual reality (VR) experience created as part of an ongoing collaboration with multi-disciplinary expressionist artist, Marcel Schreur. Featuring a cyclical, non-linear narrative, the VR experience presents an emotive, thought provoking and challenging exploration into Schreur’s unique life experience and approach to art practice as a thirty year oral cancer and seven…

Transforming Lives – July Strategy Sessions

This is your invitation to a Transforming Lives strategy session in July. The sessions give all staff the opportunity to hear updates directly from the project leads on the strategy implementation plan happening every day at Hallam. There will also be the opportunity to ask any questions you may have. For more information on the…

Degree apprenticeships key to improving social mobility in the north

Degree apprenticeships are key to improving social mobility according to employers, education experts and academics who attended a national conference hosted at Sheffield Hallam University. The Degree Apprenticeship National Conference: Delivering Quality and Social Mobility,  a collaboration between Sheffield Hallam University, the University Vocational Awards Council, and Emerald publishing examined the progress on degree apprenticeships,…