Tag Archives: Student Opportunities

8 October 2014 - 2:08 pm Project Management Starts Here

Are you running a society but not sure what to do? Working on a group project but struggling with some aspects of it? Thinking about getting your Bummit fundraising off with a bang? If so, Skill Build can help you. Continue reading “Project Management Starts Here” »

15 September 2014 - 10:00 am Calling all societies

Here at USE, we know that you do some pretty enterprising stuff when you are running a society. You are constantly putting on events and fundraising for those one off purchases whilst having fun in the process. Continue reading “Calling all societies” »

25 August 2014 - 10:04 am BORED.

So, you have finished your course for the year (or forever), been away for a few weeks with family or friends and you have nothing planned till September. You have come to the realisation that you can watch too much Jeremy Kyle and that your reading list for next year on Quantum Mechanics is (long pause) epic (not). What can you do over the summer?
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21 August 2014 - 3:58 pm Lego is AWESOME

Everyone loves Lego right? I think I have become obsessed with Lego ever since I was born (ok I might have had Duplo for the first couple of years), I think it might be that the only thing that stops you from building is your imagination or in my case running out of bricks.  Continue reading “Lego is AWESOME” »

29 July 2014 - 10:51 am Summer Break?

This year has flown past so fast, it seems so strange that we are already running all our summer activities. Here at USE, it is as busy as ever…

We have got Enactus working at the zone, every day. Besides getting ready for the trip to Beijing for the Enactus World Cup, they are currently working on a new social project that will be operating in Zambia. So, there is loads of brainstorming, scoping out of their new ideas and prototyping going on. Continue reading “Summer Break?” »

7 May 2014 - 10:30 am The importance of communication

Are you currently completing an assignment where you are working together as a team? Are you all on the same wave length? Communication is the success factor in any team project but have you got the skills to make it work? Continue reading “The importance of communication” »

3 May 2014 - 10:42 am I. Me. Myself

Do you understand who you are? Do you know what your skill sets are? More importantly, do you know what areas you need to work on? Continue reading “I. Me. Myself” »

1 May 2014 - 10:28 am Calling all academics! Nominate your students for the USE Graduation Awards

Do you think one of your students is the most enterprising student at the University of Sheffield? Nominations are invited for the first University of Sheffield Enterprise Award.

Two awards will be awarded for the most enterprising Undergraduate student and most enterprising post graduate students from the University of Sheffield.  The winners in each category will receive £500.

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17 April 2014 - 10:47 am Investing in your future

If you read our blog a lot, you will know that there are many things that I love…Ice hockey, chickens and societies, which brings me onto one of the really interesting things that one of the USE supported societies does… Continue reading “Investing in your future” »

2 April 2014 - 10:27 am Enterprising Academics Wanted…

Have you got a special someone in your life? That enterprising academic that really makes your ideas happen? If so, why not nominate them for the most enterprising academic award at the Student Union’s Education Awards. Continue reading “Enterprising Academics Wanted…” »