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Support and Activities Available for International Students

Everything you need to know when you join Sheffield Hallam University  First few weeks from joining university are feeling terribly overwhelming, right? There are so many departments, centres, services and groups you are constantly exploring, but you want to make sure you will remember them when you need the most. We have collected the most relevant…

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LGBT+ History Month: Interview with an alumnus

Our #HallamInsider Daniela has interviewed an alumnus who identifies themselves as LGBT+. Our alumnus talks about this year’s LGBT+ month and gives their experience and advice to LGBT+ students at Hallam. What does LGBT+ history month mean to you? LGBT+ History Month is a celebration of diversity for me. It aims to create awareness of…

HSU Theatre Society

The HSU Theatre Society is all about self expression, teamwork and having a good time. Our members range from theatre enthusiasts to practised performers to complete newbies, all are welcome! Over the course of the year we usually put on a range of shows including comedies, musicals, dramas and variety shows that showcase a range…

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My experience of learning remotely so far

Due to many personal reasons and of course, COVID-19, I have decided to live at home for my final year of university and only travel to Sheffield when necessary. Not only has this been a large adjustment for me in terms of learning to study online, but also adjusting to the work demands in my…

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Erasmus + Traineeship Abroad Mobility Programme

Want to know what it is like to take part in an Erasmus exchange? Our #HallamInsider Zhanna has written about her experience to show you what is involved and how you can apply whilst studying at Hallam. Dear Sheffield Hallam students, I hope you know about and wish to participate in the Erasmus + exchange…

Hallam Insider top tips for new students

  Our #HallamInsiders Daniela, Rhianne, Alex and Zhanna have put together some top tips for all our new students to help with the first year of their University life.     Daniela’s top tips: Get involved, in events happening on campus and online. Participate at workshops, conferences, anything that you can find to keep yourself…

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My top 5 (COVID friendly!) themed flat-nights

Having a themed night within your flat is one of the best ways to break up the days and bond with your new flatmates. I really enjoy them personally and some of my favourite university memories are from themed flat nights. They’re also a really great way to stay safe and socially-distanced whilst still partaking…

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Easy group cooking ideas

Cooking together is one of the best bonding experiences when you move into a new flat. I’ve really enjoyed cooking with my flatmates as it is quite cheap and often creates a lot of laughs. Below I’ve included some of the meals that I think work best when cooking as a group and a few…