Prevent Training – Reminder

Under the Counter Terrorism and Security Act 2015, Higher Education institutions must have due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism. This is known as the Prevent duty.  The Sheffield Hallam Prevent Course is for all staff and provides an overview of the Prevent duty and focuses on raising general…

Update on development of the new Online Prospectus (OLP)

Significant progress has been made to date  on development  of the  new  On-line Prospectus (OLP) which has been designed to deliver  an enhanced user  experience across desktop and mobile and competitively position the University in an increasingly challenging  market. In addition, full integration with SITS records will ensure automatic updating of the OLP  delivering consistency…

CYBER CRIME: Sheffield Hallam apprentices launch new cyber security centre

The University, in partnership with cyber-security experts Satisnet, has opened a new Security Operations Centre (SOC) at the University which will help business defend themselves against cybercrime. It will allow students to experience practical cyber-security on a day-to-day basis. The SOC may also be used to demonstrate cyber-security solutions and technologies to external organisations, with…

University Mental Health Day – 1 March 2018

University Mental Health Day is the national campaign to focus efforts on promoting the mental health of people who live, work and study in Higher Education settings. Run jointly by Student Minds and UMHAN, we are encouraging all university students and staff to get involved. University Mental Health Day 2018 will take place on the…

GDPR is coming – but don’t panic!

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May this year. It’s a regulation by which the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the European Commission intend to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the European Union (EU). Many of the GDPR’s main concepts and principles are much…