Theatre: Postcards from Oostende

In Postcards from Oostende, six British language students gather in what the advertising brochures like to call ‘the ‘Queen of Beach Resorts’…. Postcards from Oostende is...

Rozsypne. The (Virtual) Reality of a Forgotten War

Since 2014 the villagers are caught up in a violent conflict between the Ukrainian government and a separatist movement backed by Russia. 2019 marks...

Czech Director Visits Sheffield

Staff members Neil Bermel and Luděk Knittl hosted an evening with Czech director Robert Sedláček at the Showroom Cinema in Sheffield. Sedláček’s new film,...

Universities’ bid to inspire a love of languages

Sheffield’s two universities have joined forces to take part in a pioneering mentoring scheme to encourage school children in South Yorkshire to study modern...

Buenas Vibras!

This semester, a group of final year Hispanic Studies students at the University of Sheffield have taken part in a unique module run by Dr...

Award-winning author and champion of French language, culture and women’s rights to deliver talk at University of Sheffield

Leïla Slimani, author of global literary sensation Lullaby and second on Vanity Fair’s list of the most influential French people, set to deliver talk...
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Wandertage/Walking Traditions

On 14 October 2018, lecturers Giles Harrington and Yasemin Cigiltepe organised a circular walk in the Peak District from Grindleford for all students of...

Celebrating 70 years of Dutch Studies at Sheffield

Staff and students at the University of Sheffield are celebrating the 70th anniversary of Dutch Studies being taught at the institution this month. The...

University of Sheffield celebrates friendship with Luxembourg

Students and staff from the University of Sheffield are celebrating their friendship with Luxembourg this month as part of an exhibition on the strong...
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Translating Czech Castles

Neil Bermel and Luděk Knittl from the School of Languages and Cultures completed a trip to the castles and stately homes of North Bohemia over the Easter break, with...