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Exams!

This week we started our first exam period of the year, and the University takes on a very distinctive feel. Many places around the Department are much quieter than usual, like the lecture theatres (apart from the odd revision class), but if you look in the libraries or the Diamond you’ll find they are hotbeds …

© Professor Mark Miodownik

The Future according to Miodownik

On Tuesday 1 December we were lucky enough to be able to welcome Prof Mark Miodownik of UCL to Sheffield, to give the annual Hatfield lecture (a public lecture on Materials; we regularly get towards 500 people coming, which I’m sure has nothing to do with the free buffet and wine afterwards…). Mark gave his …

An intern in Hong Kong

Hello, I’m Euan. I’m currently a second year student reading Materials Science and Engineering with Industrial Management (BEng). I’ve just spent this past summer as an intern for BK AsiaPacific in Hong Kong. I first applied for my internship through the University’s MyVacancies e-mail (an online jobs database for students). I wanted to get a …