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Welfare reforms not helping employment - new report

Issued:02/09/15

Controversial and hard-hitting reforms to the benefits system are failing in their objective of encouraging the unemployed into work, according to...



University puts spotlight on recovery in month of...

Issued:28/08/15

People recovering from addiction and substance abuse, and the support networks so vital to secure a return to well-being, are to be put centre stage...



Hallam research could help point the finger at drug...

Issued:29/06/15

An innovative technology pioneered by Sheffield Hallam University academics can detect the presence of a range of illegal and designer drugs from a...



New test boost for pioneering finger print technology

Issued:18/05/15

Sheffield Hallam University academics have researched a new, non-invasive test that can detect cocaine use through a simple fingerprint. For the first...



Shami Chakrabarti delivers first of Justice Talks

Issued:14/05/15

Shami Chakrabarti, director of Liberty and honorary doctor at Sheffield Hallam University, returned to the University to deliver the first of...



Director of Liberty to give views on human rights...

Issued:29/04/15

One of the country's leading human rights activists will hold court on a range of issues from human rights to the results of the general election,...



[AUDIO] Research groups to look at veterans' addiction...

Issued:27/03/15

Two new projects which will focus on how people can recover from addiction, especially after returning from careers in the Armed Forces, have been...



Social justice week set to empower and enlighten

Issued:17/03/15

Lawyers and film-makers will turn the spotlight on tough issues such as forced marriage, recovering from drug addiction and life in prison during a...



Sheffield Hallam helps ex-servicemen and women tackle...

Issued:16/03/15

The Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT), established to help ex-servicemen and women make a successful transition back to civilian life, has awarded a grant...



Legal director to share findings of deaths in custody...

Issued:11/03/15

Two of the highest-profile figures in policing and human rights will be put under the spotlight during Sheffield Hallam University's week-long...