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Agnes Grunwald-Spier

Surviving the Holocaust

Alumna Agnes Grunwald-Spier on her extraordinary life.

Professor Tim Birkhead with Sir David Attenborough.

Meet the Professor

Leading academic Tim Birkhead looks back on his 42-year career at Sheffield.

Who is going to care for me?

CATCH focuses on how the power of technology helps us to age better and live well.

Sheffield Castle illustration

Rediscovering Sheffield Castle

How the original ‘heart of the city’ will be uncovered during the coming months.

President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Keith Burnett FRS

The power of people

Professor Sir Keith Burnett reflects on his time leading the University of Sheffield.

The Chancellor of the University, The Most Hon The Marquess of Crewe, inspecting members of the Officers’ Training Corps on 29 June 1918.

1918: A pivotal year

Analysing the profound effect of World War I had on The University of Sheffield.

Jessop West, home to many departments in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, with the Department of Music's Jessop Building on the right. In the foreground, traffic is now restricted along Leavygreave Road

Vibrant, dynamic campus

When did you last visit? If it was more than five years ago, you are in for a surprise.