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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…

What it’s like to be a commuter student

The new semester has begun and many of you may be commuting to campus this year so we have a few tips to help you get the most out of your journeys. Commuting can get lonely, especially if you have a long journey ahead so it’s great to find fellow commuters to chat to when…

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…