Virtual Headstart & Inspire

Live Session Recordings

Had to miss a live session or like to watch one again?

We aim to record each live session where possible to enable you to catch up on what you missed or explore them again afterwards. These will appear here as links once available so just scroll down to search for each session below by date.

Headstart

Monday 29th June, 10:00: Electronic & Electrical Engineering - Introductory Session with Professor Dan Gladwin, University of Sheffield

Monday 29th June, 11:00: What will Quantum Computing Ever Do For Us?  Short live lecture followed by a Q&A session with Maddy Tod

Monday 29th June, 11:00: GE Q&A Careers Session

Monday 29th June, 13:00Interactive Lab: LED Lights PART 1, Dr Gavin Williams, University of Sheffield

Monday 29th June, 15:00: Tomography Imaging in 3 Dimensions - mini lecture with Dr Walther, University of Sheffield

Tuesday 30th June, 11:00: Electrical Energy - mini lecture with Professor Foster, University of Sheffield

Tuesday 30th June, 13:00: Interactive lab: Virtual Arduino Lab PART 1, Adam Funnell, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 1st July, 10:00: The Evolution of the Transistor - mini lecture with Professor De Souza, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 1st July, 11:00: Electronic Engineering in Medical Diagnostics - lecture with Professor Stephen Smith, University of York

Wednesday 1st July, 13:00: Interactive Lab - When will I ever use A-level maths? The application of equations to create circuits PART 1 with Eddie Ball, University of Sheffield

Thursday 2nd July, 10:00: GSK Q&A Careers Session

Thursday 2nd July, 11:00: Electrical Engineering Group Challenge - Part 1, University of Sheffield 

Monday 6th July, 11:00: GE Q&A Careers Session

Monday 6th July, 11:30: Computer Science - Welcome from Head of Department Professor Guy Brown, University of Sheffield

Monday 6th July, 13:00: Overview of Computer Science activities for the week and Computer Science and Machine Learning Session with Dr Carol Scarton & Dr Mike Smith, University of Sheffield

Monday 6th July, 14:00: Engineering at Oxford - Presentation followed by Q&A with Elizabeth McGowan, University of Oxford. This session is repeated every other Monday at the same time, please head to the dashboard to register for the next session.

Monday 6th July, 15:00: Stealth Engineering - mini lecture with Professor Alan Tennant, University of Sheffield

Monday 6th July, 15:00: University student life - current students from University of Sheffield

Tuesday 7th July, 10:00: Computer Science - Machine Learning Practical with Dr Carol Scarton & Dr Mike Smith, University of Sheffield

Tuesday 7th July, 11:00: Intro to Google Colab with Dr Carol Scarton & Dr Mike Smith, University of Sheffield 

Tuesday 7th July, 11:00: Solar Energy - mini lecture with Professor John David, University  of Sheffield

Tuesday 7th July, 13:00: Computer Science - Security and Privacy:Basics with Elif Kahun & Nesrine Kaaniche, University of Sheffield

Tuesday 7th July, 13:00: Chemical Engineering - taster session with Dr Mark Ogden, University of Sheffield

Tuesday 7th July, 15:00: Sustainability and Its Role in Aviation with Dr Shaheer Zubairi, Coventry University

Tuesday 7th July, 15:00: General Engineering with Dr Andy Nicols, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 8th July, 10:00: Bioengineering with Dr Trikic, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 8th July, 11:00: University of Birmingham Admissions Q&A

Wednesday 8th July, 11:00: Modulation-Enabling Mass Mobile Communications with Dr Henthorn, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 8th July, 11:00: Interactive lab: When will I ever use A-level maths? Part 2 with Eddie Ball, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 8th July, 12:00: Science & Engineering - Materials Science with Dr Holland, University of Sheffield

Thursday 9th July, 10:00: Mechanical Engineering with Dr Carrell, University of Sheffield

Thursday 9th July, 10:00: Computer Science with Professor Prescott & Alex Lucas, University of Sheffield

Thursday 9th July, 13:00: Aerospace Engineering with Dr Aitken, University of Sheffield

Thursday 9th July, 14:00: EDT Year in Industry with Ellen Pugsley

Friday 10th July, 10:00: An Introduction To Robotics – How Tiny Robots Save Lives With Dr Dana Damian, University of Sheffield

Friday 10th July, 11:00: Head of Admissions for Maths with Dr Paul Levy, Lancaster University

Friday 10th July, 13:00: An Introduction to Civil & Structural Engineering

Monday 13th July, 11:00: GE Q&A Careers Session

Tuesday 14th, 10:00: Civil Engineering - Careers Session and Q&A with Balfour Beatty

Wednesday 15th July, 11am: The Periodic Table and Me with Dr Tom Anderson, University of Sheffield

Thursday 16th July, 10am: GSK Careers Session and Q&A

Friday 17th July, 11am: Presentation and Q&A on 'Life as a Mathematics Student' with Katie Best and Ben Irwin, Lancaster University students

Monday 20th July, 10am: Using Light as a Ruler to Measure the Molecules of Life with Dr Tim Craggs, University of Sheffield

Monday 20th July, 11am: GE Careers Session and Q&A

Monday 20th July, 11am: Engineering at Oxford with Elizabeth McGowan, University of Oxford

Tuesday 21st July, 11am: Chemistry at University - A Student's View, with Morag Nixon

Tuesday 21st July, 1pm: What will Quantum Computing ever do for us? with Maddy Tod

Tuesday 21st July, 3pm: Student Life and Studying Computer Science with Maddy Tod

Wednesday 22nd July, 10am: GFG Careers Session and Q&A

Wednesday 22nd July, 11am: Polymers - A Chemistry Lecture with Morag Nixon

Thursday 23rd July, 10am: GSK Careers Session and Q&A

Friday 24th July, 11am: Everything You Wanted to Know About Maths Admissions Tests with Dr James Groves, Lancaster University

Tuesday 28th July, 11am: Life as a Chemical Engineering Student with Eloise Knights

Monday 3rd August, 11am: GE Careers Session and Q&A

Monday 3rd August, 2pm: Engineering at Oxford with Elizabeth McGowan, University of Oxford

Tuesday 4th August, 10am: GFG Alliance - Careers Session and Q&A

Bonus Viewing Material

Life after studying Civil Engineering. Hear about Joe's journey from studying through to creating structures of the future.

A career talk created by Amy Boyd for The University of Sheffield. Amy is a Computer Science Alumni and has spent some time reflecting on her current career journey into Tech. Full YouTube playlist with 7 short 4-6 min segment videos.

Inspire

Monday 29th June, 10:00Electronic & Electrical Engineering - Introductory Session with Professor Dan Gladwin, University of Sheffield

Monday 29th June, 11:00: GE Q&A Careers Session

Tuesday 30th June, 11:00: Electrical Energy - mini lecture with Professor Foster, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 1st July, 10:00: The Evolution of the Transistor - mini lecture with Professor De Souza, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 1st July, 11:00: Electronic Engineering in Medical Diagnostics - lecture with Professor Stephen Smith, University of York

Thursday 2nd July, 10:00: GSK Q&A Careers Session

Monday 6th July, 11:00: GE Q&A Careers Session

Monday 6th July, 14:00: Engineering at Oxford - Presentation followed by Q&A with Elizabeth McGowan, University of Oxford. This session is repeated every other Monday at the same time, please head to the dashboard to register for the next session.

Monday 6th July, 15:00: Stealth Engineering - mini lecture with Professor Alan Tennant, University of Sheffield

Monday 6th July, 15:00: University student life - current students from University of Sheffield

Tuesday 7th July, 11:00: Solar Energy - mini lecture with Professor John David, University of Sheffield

Tuesday 7th July, 13:00: Chemical Engineering - taster session with Dr Mark Ogden, University of Sheffield

Tuesday 7th July, 15:00: Sustainability and its role in aviation with Dr Shaheer Zubairi, Coventry University

Tuesday 7th July, 15:00: General Engineering with Dr Andy Nicols, University of Sheffield

Wednesday 8th July, 11:00: University of Birmingham Admissions Q&A

Thursday 9th July, 10:00: Mechanical Engineering with Dr Carrell, University of Sheffield

Thursday 9th July, 13:00: Aerospace Engineering with Dr Aitken, University of Sheffield

Thursday 9th July, 14:00: EDT Year in Industry with Ellen Pugsley

Friday 10th July, 13:00: An Introduction to Civil & Structural Engineering

Monday 13th July, 11:00: GE Q&A Careers Session

Tuesday 14th, 10:00: Civil Engineering - Careers Session and Q&A with Balfour Beatty

Wednesday 15th July, 11am: The Periodic Table and Me with Dr Tom Anderson, University of Sheffield

Thursday 16th July, 10am: GSK Careers Session and Q&A

Friday 17th July, 11am: Meet the Engineer - Inspiring females into STEM with the University of Edinburgh

Friday 17th July, 11am: Presentation and Q&A on 'Life as a Mathematics Student' with Katie Best and Ben Irwin, Lancaster University students

Monday 20th July, 10am: Using Light as a Ruler to Measure the Molecules of Life with Dr Tim Craggs, University of Sheffield

Monday 20th July, 11am: Engineering at Oxford with Elizabeth McGowan, University of Oxford

Tuesday 21st July, 11am: Chemistry at University - A Student's View, with Morag Nixon

Tuesday 21st July, 1pm: What will Quantum Computing ever do for us? with Maddy Tod

Tuesday 21st July, 3pm: Student Life and Studying Computer Science with Maddy Tod

Wednesday 22nd July, 10am: GFG Careers Session and Q&A

Thursday 23rd July, 10am: GSK Careers Session and Q&A

Tuesday 28th July, 11am: Life as a Chemical Engineering Student with Eloise Knights

Monday 3rd August, 11am: GE Careers Session and Q&A

Monday 3rd August, 2pm: Engineering at Oxford with Elizabeth McGowan, University of Oxford

Tuesday 4th August, 10am: GFG Alliance - Careers Session and Q&A

Bonus Viewing Material

 

Life after studying Civil Engineering. Hear about Joe's journey from studying through to creating structures of the future.

A career talk created by Amy Boyd for The University of Sheffield. Amy is a Computer Science Alumni and has spent some time reflecting on her current career journey into Tech. Full YouTube playlist with 7 short 4-6 min segment videos.

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