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Hutchings on Religious Worship during Covid

On the one year anniversary of the first Covid-19 lockdown, Dr Tim Hutchings from the Department of Theology and Religious Studies gives his take on the effect of the pandemic on religious worship in…

From  Emma Rayner on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 46 plays 0  

The Language of Covid

Professor Louise Mullany from the School of English gives her overview of the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on our language and linguistics. How do words and phrases affect our understanding and…

From  Emma Rayner on March 22nd, 2021 0 likes 99 plays 0  

FoodSHOTS Episode 4: Bacon

An introduction to the science behind bacon and curing with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

From  Tristan Dew on March 21st, 2021 1 likes 14 plays 0  

Baragwanath on Covid

Dr Nick Baragwanath from the Department of Music has personal experience of the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on music performance. The former concert pianist also works at the BBC producing…

From  Emma Rayner on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 62 plays 0  

Helen Lovatt and the Argonautica

Professor Helen Lovatt shares her love of Jason and the Argonauts - the subject of one of her specialist year modules. Find out more about the Department of Classics and Archaeology…

From  Hannah O'Regan on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Melton Hall Tour | Self-Catered Accommodation | Jubilee Campus | University of Nottingham

Postgraduate student Sarah gives us a tour of Melton Hall on Jubilee Campus. #universityofnottingham #meltonhall #jubileecampus #weareuon #extraordinarynottingham Find out more about accommodation…

From  Paul Hodgson on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 35 plays 0  

The Barn at Sutton Bonington Campus

A look inside 'The Barn' on our Sutton Bonington Campus. #universityofnottingham #suttonbonington #suttonboningtoncampus #weareuon #extraordinarynottingham #campustour About the…

From  Paul Hodgson on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Vlog: Nottingham City Tour

Hello everyone, I'm Savannah and I'm a 3rd year Maths student here at UoN. Today I'll be showing you some of my favourite places and things to do as a student in Nottingham city. Enjoy!

From  Tom Travis on December 7th, 2020 0 likes 81 plays 0  

University of Nottingham Rainbow Crossings 🌈

New rainbow crossings celebrate our diverse community. The University of Nottingham unveiled three new rainbow ‘zebra’ crossings to demonstrate it's commitment to inclusivity and to…

From  Paul Hodgson on November 18th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Why you shouldn't panic! | BeU Week | University of Nottingham

Why you shouldn't panic! | BeU Week | University of Nottingham Why you shouldn't panic in your first few months as a student. Connecting to others is vital for our wellbeing as well as…

From  Digital Communications on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

LGBTQ+ Inclusion in Sport

University of Nottingham recognises how important it is that the LGBTQ+ community feel confident taking part in sport and physical activity and we’re proud to champion the #RainbowLaces…

From  Digital Communications on October 29th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

BUCS Nationals 2020 | University of Nottingham Sport

The Annual British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) National Championships was held over the weekend of 14th-16th February 2020. The University of Nottingham secured 16 medals at the 2020…

From  Digital Communications on October 29th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Vlog: Top 5 Asian restaurants in Nottingham

Joey recommends some of her favourite places to go for Korean food, Chinese food, sushi, curry and bubble tea in Nottingham.

From  Tom Travis on October 29th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Why Study The Pharisees with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks introduces an important group in Second Temple Judaism. This group, whose most famous member is probably Paul, is seemingly familiar from the Christian scriptures – but they…

From  Simon Barnett on September 21st, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Why Study Eschatology with Michael Burdett

Why are Christians interested in the End of the World once again? Michael Burdett argues that the rise in interest in eschatology is linked to our current concern with the future – forced on us…

From  Simon Barnett on September 21st, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Student IT induction

New to the University? Take a moment to watch this video for everything you need to know about IT at the University of Nottingham. You can also view online materials and get help and support from…

From  Christopher Finch(is) on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 1,122 plays 0  

What to pack in your hand luggage when travelling to Nottingham

Etieno shares her advice about what to pack in your hand luggage when travelling from abroad to Nottingham. Click here for more information about the International Welcome Programme and FAQs…

From  Tom Travis on August 12th, 2020 0 likes 130 plays 0  

Romantic Facts and Fantasies - Romanticism, Caricature and Politics

Originally recorded as part of the Romantic Facts and Fantasies exhibition at Lakeside Arts, on Tuesday 20 August 2019. The years 1780-1840 are sometimes regarded as the ‘golden age of…

From  Hayley Cotterill on July 30th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Romantic Facts and Fantasies - Politics and Poetry: The Workhouse at Southwell

Originally recorded for the Romantic Facts and Fantasies exhibition at Lakeside Arts, Friday 26 July 2019. The early 19th century is often seen a time of invention, creativity and technology.…

From  Kathryn Steenson on July 30th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Romantic Facts and Fantasies - Romantic Reputations: Angelic Austen and Beastly Byron?

Lunchtime talk for the Romantic Facts and Fantasies exhibition at Lakeside Arts, originally recorded on Tuesday 2 July 2019. Was Lord Byron really ‘mad, bad and dangerous to know’, and…

From  Hayley Cotterill on July 30th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

In Absentia: This is not your ordinary graduation

We can’t wait to invite you back to walk the stage as soon as it’s allowed. Until then, know that we are indescribably proud of each of you. What you have done this past year, in these…

From  Digital Communications on July 17th, 2020 1 likes 2,533 plays 0  

Vlog: Alternative nights out in Nottingham

Nottingham has loads of things to do if you're not into clubbing or just fancy a different night out, from restaurants to escape rooms, cinemas to nature reserves and board game cafés to…

From  Tom Travis on June 29th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Dr Matt Myers - My Favourite Roman History Books

Dr Matt Myers from the Department of Classics and Archaeology discusses his three favourite books about Roman history. Find out more about the Department of Classics and Archaeology…

From  Matthew Myers on June 24th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

FoodSHOTS Episode 3: Jams, fruit preserves and pectin

An introduction to the science of jams and pectin gels, with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

From  Tristan Dew on June 8th, 2020 1 likes 24 plays 0  

Why Study the Book of Jonah with Marian Kelsey

In this video, Dr Marian Kelsey discusses the Book of Jonah and how despite its short length it is packed with imagery. The thumbnail image in this video can be found here:…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Why Study Resurrection with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks looks at what resurrection meant within Second Temple Judaism in order to shed light on what was at stake in resurrection discourse among early Jesus movements. The thumbnail for this…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Why Study Cities in the Hebrew Bible with Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey explains that when we see the names of cities in the Hebrew Bible (especially the names of non-Israelite cities such as Tyre) we should not think of them as simply references to…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Why Study Memories in the Hebrew Bible with Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey examines how the memories of the Hebrew Bible are structured, using the memory of the patriarch Jacob as an example. The thumbnail image for this video is used under the CC0 licence…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Why Study God and the Gothic with Alison Milbank

Professor Alison Milbank argues that Gothic novels – for example, Dracula by Bram Stoker – are part of religious discourse. This discourse arose in the aftermath of the Reformation and…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Why Study Systematic Theology (again) with Michael Burdett

Dr Michael Burdett introduces constructive theology and argues that ‘systematics’ – that one can make a coherent statement about the whole of Christian faith – is back in…

From  Simon Barnett on June 4th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Why Study Theology with Dr Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey answers the age-old question; "Why Study Theology?" with an argument that Biblical Studies is actually far more interesting than Theology! The image used in the thumbnail…

From  Simon Barnett on June 4th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Vlog: Sports venues in Nottingham

Nottingham has loads of sports venues across the city for recreational, national and international activities, from ice hockey to football to watersports and more. Issy talks about some of the…

From  Tom Travis on June 4th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Top 10 Restaurants and Cafés in Nottingham

Emily shares some of her favourite places too eat and drink in Nottingham city.

From  Tom Travis on June 1st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Sustainability in Nottingham

From zero waste shops to kilo sales and low carbon public transport, Martha talks about some of the ways you can ways you can live sustainably as a student in Nottingham.

From  Tom Travis on June 1st, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Vlog: My favourite places for a night out in Nottingham

Lucy shares some of her favourite clubs, pubs and cocktail bars in Nottingham and talks about the varied night life in the city. Check out Lucy's channel:…

From  Tom Travis on May 28th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Vlog: Transport in Nottingham

There are loads of different ways to get around Nottingham and beyond, from buses to trams and taxis to trains. These are Ella's experiences of using public transport around the city. Check out…

From  Tom Travis on May 28th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Vlog: The BEST places to know about as a black student in Nottingham

Teddy chats about some of her favourite places in Nottingham to go as a black student, from places to eat to places to get your hair done.

From  Tom Travis on May 27th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Paul Crawford: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Paul Crawford, Professor of Health Humanities at the School of Health Sciences, discusses the Florence Nightingale Comes Home Exhibition which marks the bicentenary of her birth.

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 303 plays 0  

Jonathan Memel: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Dr Jonathan Memel, co-curator of the Florence Nightingale Comes Home exhibition, discusses one of the items displayed: a jug sold to raise funds to help soldiers and their families in the Crimean War.

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Hayley Cotterill: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Hayley Cotterill, Senior Archivist at Manuscripts and Special Collections, talks about a document in the Florence Nightingale Comes Home exhibition: a letter from the 5th Duke of Newcastle, Secretary…

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Research Methods and Resources

Professor Frances Knight introduces the Research Methods and Resources module which is intended to support MA students with some basic skills of research and scholarship. The image n the video…

From  Simon Barnett on May 5th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Technicians supporting University efforts to fight COVID-19

The vital contribution our technicians are making to the fight against COVID-19 if highlighted in this short video. Colleagues in the University's Biodiscovery Institute fumigated and…

From  Paul Hodgson on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

George IV and the Return of the Royal Mistress

George IV inherited the throne at a time of economic stress and popular political unrest, accompanied by a constitutional crisis over the status of his wife, Queen Caroline. On the bicentenary of…

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

'The Diabolical Cato Street Plot'

Exhibition curator, Dr Richard Gaunt, re-considers the Cato Street Conspiracy, by uncovering its motivation, history and consequences.

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Lunchtime Talk: Making Music in Georgian Britain

Professor Jeanice Brooks of the University of Southampton, explores how musical materials were used and displayed in the home during Georgian Britain.

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

An Interview with Jeanice Brooks

Professor Jeanice Brooks of the University of Southampton explores how musical materials were used and displayed at home during the Georgian Era.

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 16th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Georgian Delights: Curator Tour (part 1)

Academic curator Dr Richard Gaunt introduces the virtual tour of the exhibition "Georgian Delights: Life during the reign of George IV (1820-1830)".

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 11th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | EXTENDED TRAILER

We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about gender equality, imposter syndrome and the inspirational women in their…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 486 plays 0  

Teaser | Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face

A teaser for 'Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face'. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

The Nurse | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Stacy Johnson

Asking Stacy Johnson questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

International Students - Stronger Together

Some of our international students discuss their experiences studying at the University of Nottingham, sharing some useful tips of support for other incoming international students. Find out more:…

From  Ryan Neal on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 67 plays 0  

The Engineer | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Sarah Sharples

Asking Sarah Sharples questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

The Art Historian | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Gaby Neher

Asking Gaby Neher questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about gender…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

The Student | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Delphine Avraam

Asking Delphine Avraam questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Sir Denis Follows - University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

The epitome of Olympism, Sir Denis Follows’, graduated from University of Nottingham and went on to become one of the UK’s most influential sports administrators, serving as Secretary of…

From  Mark Bullock on March 5th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

The Token Man | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Andy Winter

Asking Andy Winter questions as the camera moves closer to his face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 5th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Georgian Delights: Richard Gaunt Interview, The Cato Street Conspiracy

On the evening of 23 February 1820, Bow Street Runners entered a hayloft in Cato Street, London, to arrest a group of armed conspirators who were planning to assassinate the British cabinet at a…

From  Hayley Cotterill on February 25th, 2020 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Why Study the Tragic Festivals of Ancient Athens?

Professor Judith Mossman (Coventry University), an expert on Greek tragedy, explains how the religious ritual of the city of Athens and its annual cycle of dramatic performances were interlinked. She…

From  Simon Barnett on February 12th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Counselling Workshop

Vlogger Humeara signs up for a counselling workshop and takes you along so that you can see what to expect. Book a workshop on the Counselling Service website.

From  Ryan Neal on February 7th, 2020 0 likes 72 plays 0  

Georgian Delights: Nigel Aston Interview

Dr Nigel Aston of the University of Leicester looks again at the influence and assesses the importance of two much criticised women, Ladies Hertford and Conyngham, in relation to the king's…

From  Hayley Cotterill on January 30th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

No-2-Noise H2020 aerospace project: reducing noise emission in aircraft

No-2-Noise (H2020 ITN Grant No 765472) brings together a team of enthusiastic researchers to develop novel materials and design approaches for silent and lightweight multifunctional sound packages,…

From  Sarah Fletcher on January 21st, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

SAFE-FLY H2020 aerospace project: designing a novel structural health monitoring system

SAFE-FLY (H2020 ITN Grant No 721455) brings together a team of enthusiastic researchers that will eventually propose the blue print for a novel, reliable and lightweight SHM integrated system,…

From  Sarah Fletcher on January 21st, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

OptiMACS H2020 project: Optimisation of Multifunctional Aerospace Composite Structures

OptiMACS (H2020 ITN Grant No 764650) brings together a team of enthusiastic researchers to develop, deliver and implement novel, accurate and efficient structural Multidisciplinary Design…

From  Sarah Fletcher on January 21st, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Georgian Delights: Jeanice Brooks Interview

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From  Hayley Cotterill on January 9th, 2020 0 likes 31 plays 0  

#UniversitiesForNottingham | What makes a place a place?

Georgina Wilding; University of Nottingham alumna, creative and professional writer and the first Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature Young Poet Laureate, performs her specially created spoken word…

From  Debs Storey on January 4th, 2020 0 likes 186 plays 0  

#UnisForNottingham | For patients

Malcolm Graham received a timely liver transplant, and a new lease of life after following a diagnosis pathway developed at the University of Nottingham. Liver disease is the fifth largest killer…

From  Debs Storey on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

#UnisForNottingham | For the next generation

Harry, aged 10, was introduced to Nottingham Trent Children’s University through his school, Worksop Priory C of E Academy. As part of the project, Harry has been encouraged to continue his…

From  Debs Storey on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 62 plays 0  

#UnisForNottingham | For the community

Ten year old Abdulhameed Elgareidi has been taking part in workshops designed to support children to build key life skills, deliver their own social action projects and make the transition from…

From  Debs Storey on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 82 plays 0  

#UnisForNottingham | For innovators

Anika Vassell set up Teen-Behaviour.Com Ltd with help from the University of Nottingham Ingenuity Lab. Teen-Behaviour.Com Ltd helps businesses improve the mental health, productivity and morale of…

From  Debs Storey on January 3rd, 2020 1 likes 22 plays 0  

#UnisForNottingham | For creatives

Isobelle Farrar is still reaping the benefits of winning the Nottingham Young Creatives competition some years ago. Supported by both universities, the competition is a springboard for creative…

From  Debs Storey on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

#UnisForNottingham | For policymakers

The University of Nottingham has helped bring ideas, people and businesses together to test low energy housing and community energy solutions at Trent Basin. Trent Basin is a low energy housing…

From  Debs Storey on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

#UnisForNottingham | For the ambitious

Husna Gul is a degree apprentice at Nottingham Trent University - meaning she can study her degree in Civil Engineering while also working four days a week for a Nottingham engineering firm. Husna,…

From  Debs Storey on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 70 plays 0  

EDI - The importance of Data - Tanvir Hussain

Associate Professor Tanvir discusses the importance of data within Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. Explore EDI within the faculty of engineering:…

From  Everdien Wood on December 19th, 2019 0 likes 179 plays 0