Launch of the National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering

The official launch of our newest facility, the National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering (NCEFE) took place on the 18 October. The new multi-million pound cutting-edge facility, designed to improve current food engineering processes, address the sector skills gap, and boost the competitiveness of the country’s largest manufacturing sector, was officially opened by Sheffield…

STA Professor elected a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society (AVS)

Professor Arutiun Ehiasarian has been elected a Fellow of the American Vacuum Society (AVS). This award recognizes members who have made sustained and outstanding scientific contributions in areas of interest to AVS for at least 10 years. These contributions can be in research, engineering, technical advancement, academic education or managerial leadership. His citation reads “for…

Platform 20 artists announced

Five Sheffield-based artists have been selected to take part in Platform 20, funded by The Freelands Artist Programme. The winning artists – James Clarkson (SHU alumni), Victoria Lucas (current PhD student), Maud Haya-Baviera, Conor Rogers (SHU alumni) and Joanna Whittle – will participate in a two-year funded residency, including a work-in-progress show in Sheffield in…

Hallam Enterprise Award 2019

On Thursday 3rd October the annual Hallam Enterprise Awards was held by the Sheffield Hallam Enterprise Team.  The Hallam Enterprise Awards provides a selected number of Hallam students and graduates the opportunity to showcase their businesses to invited leaders from the local Sheffield business community, fellow entrepreneurs and representatives from within the University. The finalists…

Annual LTA Conference – 9 September

The annual LTA conference took place on the 9th September with both the VC and the DVC Academic Roger Eccleston, speaking at the event. Staff running teaching enhancement grants presented the outcomes of their findings with lots of excellent work and innovative practices shared.  The conference was a great success with a well-received keynote from…