David Morrish wins 2018 Inspirational Teaching Award at Sheffield Hallam University

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Senior Lecturer in Fashion Design David Morrish was this week recognised for excellent contribution to a commitment to secure student success through exceptional teaching, in being listed amongst the recipients of the Inspirational Teaching Award Winners 2018. Of 2,597 nominations and 1,097 individual staff members and teams, David was one of 19 awarded the prize on 17 May 2018. Vice-Chancellor Professor […]

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Dr Sharon Kivland wins 2018 Inspirational Research Supervisor Award at Sheffield Hallam University

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Reader in Fine Art Sharon Kivland was this week recognised for excellent contribution to a commitment to secure success through exceptional research supervision, in being listed amongst the recipients of the Inspirational Research Supervisor Award Winners 2018. Of 122 nominations of research supervisors students had selected based on their capacity to inspire and provide exceptional support, five Inspirational Research Supervisor Awards were made. […]

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Professor Paul Chamberlain and Lab4Living awarded ‘Most Innovative Design for Ageing in the UK’ at the UK Over 50s Housing Awards 2017

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Lab4Living, the interdisciplinary research cluster at Sheffield Hallam University which draws together researchers across design, creative practice and health, has been awarded the ‘Most Innovative Design for Ageing in the UK’ in 2017. The Awards Secretariat of the UK Over 50s Housing Awards 2017 made the final decision adjudicating the Award, which is for the adaption of the bathroom for […]

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Design Futures awarded Design Team of the Year at the UK Packaging Awards!

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Update: Find out more about Design Futures’ win on both Packaging News and the SHU Media Centre. Sheffield Hallam University’s packaging design team, Design Futures, are celebrating after winning the distinguished national title of Design Team of the Year in the UK Packaging Awards – the leading industry awards in the country. Other category winners were some of the UK’s […]

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Design Futures shortlisted for two categories at UK Packaging Awards 2017

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02 October 2017 Update: Peter Macqueen, Packaging Designer with Design Futures appeared on BBC Radio Sheffield on Friday 22 September 2017 alongside Faye Savory of Bear Hugs on Paulette Edwards’ Good News Friday feature. Click here to listen. Sheffield Hallam University’s packaging design team, Design Futures, are in the running for two distinguished national titles at this year’s UK Packaging […]

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Virtual Reality project reaches the finals of AbilityNet Tech4Good Awards 2017

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A project that uses Virtual Reality (VR) technology to improve the training for amputees in the use of electronic prosthetic limbs has reached the finals of the AbilityNet Tech4Good Awards 2017.  The project is one of four finalist in the Digital Health category and is one of 32 finalists eligible for public votes in the People’s Award. The team of researchers, including C3RI’s Ivan […]

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Prof Esther Johnson’s ‘Asunder’ nominated for FOCAL International Awards in ‘Best Use of Footage in a Factual Production’ category

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Sheffield Hallam University’s Professor of Film & Media Arts Esther Johnson has had her film Asunder nominated for the FOCAL International Awards 2017 in the category of Best Use of Footage in a Factual Production. The FOCAL International Awards celebrate achievement in the use of footage in all variety of genres, across all media platforms plus its restoration. This year’s […]

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Prof Esther Johnson’s ‘Asunder’ wins Best Event Sunderland award at The Journal Culture Awards

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The Journal Culture Awards, celebrating the best of North East culture and creativity was held on 11 May at Hexham Abbey. Sheffield Hallam Professor of Film & Media Art Professor Esther Johnson‘s film Asunder was awarded the Best Event Sunderland at the 11th annual ceremony which filled the Abbey with more than 400 people. Read more about the event here. […]

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Design Futures Packaging team awarded ‘Design Team of the Year’ at UK Packaging Awards 2015

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Design Futures Packaging team have won the prestigious Design Team of the Year 2015 award at the UK Packaging Awards at the Hilton Park Lane earlier this week. The Design Futures team was recognised for its inclusive and genuinely multidisciplinary approach, applying different perspectives to solve problems and exploit opportunities for its clients which include both large multinationals and SME’s. […]

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