University of Sheffield ( SheffieldUniv )

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About University of Sheffield

The University of Sheffield developed from three local institutions: the Sheffield School of Medicine, Firth College and the Sheffield Technical School. The School of Medicine, founded 1828, was by far the oldest. Its early history was very insecure and it was saved from collapse by the opening of Firth College, which took over the teaching of all basic science subjects to medical students.

SheffieldUniv press release, blog etc

08/16/2018 - 06:25 Health-led employment trial co-designed by University researcher launched by Disabilities Minister and Mayor
08/15/2018 - 18:37 Scientists solve mystery surrounding catastrophic volcanic eruption that wiped out ancient civilisation
08/15/2018 - 17:48 University of Sheffield awarded funding for new PhD students in arts and humanities
08/14/2018 - 19:16 Alternative patient-controlled pain relief drug could significantly reduce the number of epidurals
08/14/2018 - 18:20 Archaeologists start work to reveal Sheffields lost medieval castle - and to inspire urban regeneration
08/13/2018 - 01:04 Closing hospital emergency departments does not lead to more deaths
08/10/2018 - 03:37 Five-year funding confirmed for University's High Value Manufacturing Catapult centres
08/08/2018 - 03:16 Revolutionary research to help thousands losing their sight to silent epidemic
08/08/2018 - 01:42 University leads major project exploring press regulation and ethics across Europe
08/08/2018 - 00:49 Genetic toolkit helps periwinkles gain advantage on the seashore
08/07/2018 - 07:13 The way people view crime depends on the politics of when they were growing up, study reveals
08/03/2018 - 08:34 Stem cell transplants to be used in treating Crohns disease
08/02/2018 - 11:44 University Nuclear AMRC's new Derby facility welcomed by minister
07/31/2018 - 08:57 World-leading oncologist joins University of Sheffield to further accelerate translational cancer research
07/25/2018 - 16:35 Hidden histories of women in circus revealed as part of new exhibition
07/24/2018 - 16:31 Rice with fewer stomata requires less water and is better suited for climate change
07/24/2018 - 14:28 Ground breaking research into rare bone cancer funded by inspirational legacy
07/23/2018 - 12:03 Record-breaking microscope developed using methods pioneered by Sheffield scientists