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…

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…

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…

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…

Request to Extend a Submission Deadline (RESD)

On Monday 11 September, the University launched a new online Request to Extend a Submission Deadline (RESD) process for students. From this date, students will submit extension requests electronically via My Student Record (MSR), either within or outside of the university, and will receive a decision from their Faculty Student Services team directly to their…

Finance Directorate Closure – Thursday 18 May

The Finance Directorate will be closed on Thursday 18 May for a staff development event. Finance will be unable to process any transactions i.e. supplier payments, sales invoice requests on this day. The cash office will also be closed. For emergencies on 19 May, call 07785 502125. The Directorate will reopen as usual on Friday…