New Experimental and Computational Continuum Mechanics facility

Torsten Schenkel and David Asquith from the Department of Engineering and Mathematics have been awarded HEFCE HEIF funding for the development of a new facility that will consolidate considerable investment in research and measurement equipment over the last 4 years. They are currently finalising the infrastructure for the new Experimental and Computational Continuum Mechanics Facility…

On the road – to the Outer Hebrides

Director and Art and Design Research Centre Professor of Film, Virginia Heath and producer Grant Keir of Faction North will screen their short film, Lift Share, at the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) on the 27th June. Edinburgh International Film Festival offers what the curators collectively describe as “a thrilling showcase of the finest brand-new…

Getting ready for Windows 10

University PCs are being upgraded to a new operating system soon. Here are some things you can do now to prepare for it Microsoft’s newest operating system will soon be installed on PCs across the University. It will be rolled out in phases over Summer and during the 2018/19 academic year. This is the same…

Hallam top of the class for being disability confident

Sheffield Hallam University is celebrating after being named a top ‘Disability Confident’ employer. The University, which employs over 4,000 staff, is one of only two in Sheffield to have achieved the status. Staff worked with disabled employees to find out how their lives could be improved at work through a survey and discussion groups. SHU…

HESA Staff Return 2017/18 – Please check your record

The University is required to return anonymised staff data to HESA (the Higher Education Statistics Agency) every year. This return is high profile and important to the University as it is used to inform: Funding decisions Government policy League tables News and media coverage Monitoring of equality and diversity in the sector Internal performance reviews…