Dedicated Outstanding Mentors Recognised

Congratulations to Dr Martina Daly and Dr Allan Lawrie from the Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease who have been recognised for their mentoring skills, expertise and good citizenship. Both Martina and Allan are mentors for the Think Ahead programme for Early Career Researchers. Dr Allan Lawrie said “pleased to hear that mentees find…

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Dedicated Outstanding Mentors Recognised

Congratulations to Dr Pete Monk and Dr Jon Shaw from the Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease who have been recognised for their mentoring skills, expertise and good citizenship.  Both Jon and Pete are mentors for the Think Ahead programme for Early Career Researchers. Dr Pete Monk said “Mentoring was not available for me…

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A Sheffield team are heading to national finals after winning regional heats of Environment YES competition

(Giannis Xanthis and Ben Ward from the Dept. of Infection, Immunity and Cardiovascular disease and Hannah Sewell and James Lambert from the Dept. of Animal and Plant Sciences) Congratulations to a cross-faculty team who won their regional heats of the national Environment YES competition. The Young Entrepreneurs Scheme (YES) is an innovative competition designed to…

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You are invited to WriteFest – a month of engaging with the regular practice of academic writing!

November is Academic Writing Month, a write-a-thon that happens every year.* WriteFest (#AcWriFest15) is a University-wide festival of academic writing spanning the whole of November. Drawing on the format of the very popular academic writing retreats, WriteFest has some added bitesize workshops, a guide to crafting your own ideal writing soundtrack, and a creative writing element. We…

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