How appreciation worked better for me than criticism !

To start with, I  am sure we all had been through or have been around someone who always criticize. The first thing we do is avoidance and we seek out to associates or friends whose more at the positive side. Similarly, the same response is being experienced in every walk of life. Emotions like fear, anxiety,…

A substantial degree of experience

Hello all, My name is Holly Pearce and I’ve just started my 4th year of the MEng Material Science and Engineering course which has a focus on preparing you for work in industry. This is my first time blogging for the department and it’s all about my experience on placement at Philips in The Netherlands….

My Summer placement

Hello again all! Some of you reading may have gone through the application process to the Materials Science department recently – I hope you enjoyed your visit to Sheffield and, even more importantly, you were successful in your application! It’d be great for you to join all of us here in the Department in October!…

An intern in Hong Kong

Hello, I’m Euan. I’m currently a second year student reading Materials Science and Engineering with Industrial Management (BEng). I’ve just spent this past summer as an intern for BK AsiaPacific in Hong Kong. I first applied for my internship through the University’s MyVacancies e-mail (an online jobs database for students). I wanted to get a…