Breakthrough could help sufferers of fatal lung disease

23 May 2016: Pioneering research at the University is paving the way for new treatments which could benefit patients suffering from the fatal lung disease pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).

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University of Sheffield strengthens links in the USA

20 May 2016: The University of Sheffield’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Keith Burnett is visiting the USA this week as part of ongoing work with key research partners and to meet senior alumni.

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World-renowned artist honours University’s commitment to refugees

13 May 2016: Acclaimed artist and author Edmund de Waal will present the University of Sheffield with a special piece of art in recognition of its deep commitment to supporting refugees.

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Fetched Home by Edmund de Waal

Is university really worth all that time and money?

As the Sutton Trust warns that the cost of a UK degree is now twice that of the US, our Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Keith Burnett argues the importance of education which opens opportunity, not shuts it down

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Professor Sir Keith Burnett, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield