Work on the Knowledge Gateway begins

This project to transform the corridor running along the Lower Sheaf to the Porter Valley, including Sheffield Midland station is underway. The site compound is to be on Esperanto Place and contractors have begun to establish themselves on site, with initial works starting on Harmer Lane. The full programme is still being developed but we will…

The Skills Centre (Formerly The Bridge)

The Skills Centre offers inclusive academic skills development to all students at SHU through a programme of workshops, writing forums, small-group sessions and 1-1 tutorials. We also offer support and guidance to any members of staff looking to introduce peer learning initiatives into their teaching content. From workshops and small group sessions on a wide…

AUGMENTED REALITY: Counter-terrorism police are now training with virtual terrorists

In an article written for The Conversation Jonathan Saunders research Fellow (Lead Games Developer), Sheffield Hallam University describes how The Centre of Excellence in Terrorism, Resilience, Intelligence and Organised Crime Research (CENTRIC) has been using serious games to simulate real world scenarios within virtual and augmented reality to help train counter-terrorism officers and aid workers.…