Introducing the Skills Centre

The Skills Centre brings together two previously separate teams (Academic Skills and Specialist Study Skills) into one new service. The Skills Centre offers workshops, small group forums, and drop ins for all students as well as 30 minute one to one tutorials for students who have declared a learning difference like dyslexia. They have been developing…

Heritage Open Days 2018

See behind the scenes of the Old Head Post Office, now beautifully restored as the Sheffield Institute of Arts and explore the 175 year history of Sheffield’s art school. Derelict for twenty years, the Old Head Post Office, fondly remembered by generations of Sheffielders, reopened in 2016 after careful restoration as Sheffield Institute of Arts…

The Knowledge Gateway – updated 2018 schedule

Work has already begun on the Knowledge Gateway, transforming the corridor running from Fitzalan Square outside the Head Post Office, through the Hallam campus to Brown Street just past the HUBs. Sheffield City Council has shared their current project timeline for 2018 although the work is expected to continue into mid-2019. We will keep you up to…

Robots not war

A student project between Sheffield Robotics of the University of Sheffield and the Institute of Arts of Sheffield starring robots as actors was featured on RoboHub. The film has been partially funded by the OnCampUS Placement framework.

Introducing ‘Random Coffee at SHU’

Are you interested in meeting colleagues from other areas? Do you want to find out about other areas?  If so, why not sign up to ‘Random Coffee at SHU’ Random Coffee is a simple idea* where colleagues from across the university are paired up at random each month to meet for a coffee (or another…

The Knowledge Gateway

Work has already begun on the £4.1m investment in the Knowledge Gateway in Sheffield, transforming the corridor running from Fitzalan Square to Brown Street. Fitzalan Square and streets Esperanto Place and Paternoster Row will be transformed as part of the initiative; enhancing the accessibility, safety and lifting the overall environment to encourage new investment and…

Family Fun Day 2018

Join us for a for a fun-filled day of subject-themed interactive activities such as arts and crafts, competitions, experiments, sports and the launch of our Art-themed treasure hunt around the campus. The Family Fun Day,  suitable for children aged 4-13 years old and their families, is a free fun-packed day that takes place on Friday 27th July…

Internal Communications Survey – deadline 13th July 2018

The Recruitment, Reputation and Outreach (RRO) strand of PSOM has identified internal staff communications as a priority area for immediate focus. To help inform the evidence gathering stage, there is a very short survey which all staff are invited to complete to share their views on internal communications that they receive. We would value your…