PGR Poster Competition and Research Showcase (call for submissions)

PGR Poster Competition and Research Showcase All SHU post-graduate research students are invited to apply for a place at this event. Date: Wednesday 22nd April 2020, 12.30pm until 15.30pm. Venue: Cantor 9132 & 9135, City Campus, Sheffield Hallam University. Attendance: Free Format of submissions: There are three strands for submissions: Research poster (Doctoral students) Research…

Graduate presents research at social work conference

Over the 16th – 18th September, Hallam graduate Kiri Smith attended and presented at the Joint University Council Public Administration Conference 2019: Public Administration and Social Work at the Margins. The conference saw academics gathering to share and explore developments in the field of public administration and social work. The focus of this year’s conference…

Project Samos – staff and students volunteer

At the end of August, Paula Green (senior lecturer in social work) accompanied 3 HWB students to Vathy, Samos, as part of a programme, facilitated by GoGlobal funding, to work alongside Refuge 4 Refugees (R4R) for a two-week period. The students were tasked with supporting the organisation of donations, distribution of essential items to refugees and delivery…

Student winners of two new faculty awards

The faculty introduced two new awards in session 2018/19 to recognise some of the great work our students do outside of their curriculum. On the 18th July we held a ceremony for the winners and their guests. Representatives from our four departments – including heads and deputy-heads – attended the ceremony alongside faculty employability departmental leads. Chris Smith,…

Summer of sporting success for Team Hallam

Sheffield Hallam University students are enjoying a summer of sporting success as they bring home medals and achieve personal bests. Kickboxer Trinity Leeson-Rice brought home the bronze for both the team and individual competitions at the European University Games in Zagreb, Croatia recently. Trinity visited Zagreb for the games alongside fellow student Zakir Zaraki who…

Former academic donates money to students

SHU press release Susan Franklin, a former Sheffield Hallam University lecturer, has left a sum of money in her will to set up an annual prize for graduating students. The Susan Franklin Award will be presented to one postgraduate student from the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing at graduation each year. The prize will consist…

HWB Research and Innovation Award – Dragons’ Den

Now in its third year, the successful HWB Research and Innovation Award is back. The HWB Research and Innovation Award is a week-long programme that is attended by selected final-year undergraduate and pre-registration students studying courses across biosciences and chemistry, sport and physical activity, or across the health and social care professions. During the week…