New events – Race Equity Workshops

As part of our CPD Autumn 2020 programme, we are hosting a series of online Race Equity workshops throughout November and December 2020 which are a call to action as they create a space to have conversations about race and changing cultures which NUS/UUK report identifies as one of the five key steps to closing the gap. Visit the Degree Awarding Gap website for more details.

New events: Inclusive Hallam – an audience with Carol Bernard CBE

An exciting new series of monthly online inclusion events which aim to: Make clear the University’s commitment to advancing equality of opportunity, experience and outcome at Sheffield Hallam. Position the University as a leader in addressing society’s most challenging equality, diversity and inclusion issues. Promote a culture of action, both individually and corporately, inspiring and…

New! Academic Development / CPD Events – what’s coming up

The Academic Development & Diversity team has developed a new Academic Development Events Database. This tool aims to provide an overview of academic development events, conferences and workshops available to Hallam staff in areas such as: Digital Thursdays – July 2020 – September 2020 Course Leader Induction Programme – July 2020 – end August 2020 Narrowing the Gaps…

Narrowing the Gap Summer CPD Programme

Due to popular demand, the Academic Development and Diversity team are re-running its online Narrowing the Gap CPD programme over the summer. It is well known that there is an unexplained difference between the outcomes for UK domiciled white students and UK domiciled students from BME backgrounds; this gap at Hallam is above sector average.…

New event: Bulldozing Bias – a community of practice webshop – 15th July

Bulldozing Bias is a community of practice webshop investigating radically effective methods for fighting bias in higher education Wednesday 15th July 2020 – 11:00 – 13:00 BST – Blackboard Collaborate Bulldozing Bias is a community of practice webshop (online workshop) investigating radically effective methods for fighting bias in higher education. There has been a lot…

Upcoming Hallam Guild event: Leveraging Community to Build an Inclusive Environment – 10th June

Join the Hallam Guild Group: HWLS Minoritised on 10th June for a conversation about race equality at Hallam, as part of this year’s online Creating Knowledge conference. Book your place here (select the Building inclusive communities session, 10th June, 10am): https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/creating-knowledge-conference-2020-tickets-106212596736. The full conference programme can be viewed via the Creating Knowledge hub at: https://blogs.shu.ac.uk/creating/conference-2020/