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Creative Pathways: A day in Lucy's Life.

Lucy, another of the paid interns from our Creative Pathways Scheme takes us on a day in her life as an intern with Nottingham Lakeside arts Centre Applications for this years Creative Pathway…

From  Cameron Mcculloch-Keeble on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Creative Pathways: A day in Ruby's Life.

Ruby, one of the paid interns from our Creative Pathways Scheme takes us on a day in her life as an intern with Nottingham Unesco City of Literature. Applications for this years Creative Pathway…

From  Cameron Mcculloch-Keeble on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 13 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 278 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 13 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 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  

Open Days at UoN

Take a quick look at what you might expect to see and experience at our open days. Our 2019 Undergraduate Open Days will be held on:Friday 28 June Saturday 29 June Friday 13 September Saturday 14…

From  Paul Hodgson on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 67 plays 0  

Discovery. For the world

Real world research. Real world impact. Our research knows no limits. Our discoveries change lives across the globe. Discover more about our world-changing research: nottingham.ac.uk/research

From  Sophie Moyses on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 1,283 plays 0  

Viewing Art in The Netherlands: The Unforgettable Programme

Since 2013 the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven have endeavoured to improve quality of life for people with dementia and their loved ones. They developed a special…

From  Jocelyn Daniels on February 22nd, 2018 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Vlog: 5 tips for getting into marketing with an Arts degree

American & Canadian Studies alumna and BBC Apprentice candidate Rebecca Jeffery gives her top 5 tips for getting into marketing with an Arts degree.

From  Tom Travis on August 23rd, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

What a Wonderful day!

Wonder, the University of Nottingham's annual open day took place on 17 June 2017. This video shows some of the highlights of the day. Discover more about Wonder…

From  Debs Storey on June 23rd, 2017 0 likes 889 plays 0  

Clive Olamiju, classics graduate, talks about his role at Propercorn

Clive talks about his role as Operations Executive at Propercorn, a highly successful small business whose popcorn is sold in supermarkets and outlets worldwide. Clive talks about how the skills he…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 16th, 2016 0 likes 96 plays 0  

Joe Hesford, English and philosophy graduate, talks about his role at Vodafone

Joe talks about his role as Commercial Finance Manager at Vodafone, how he utilises the skills developed during his degree in his currrent role and his advice to other arts graduates interested in a…

From  Jackie Thompson on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 263 plays 0  

Nottingham in Parliament Day

On 25 October 2016 over 100 organisations from across Nottinghamshire came together to celebrate the county's business, education, research, culture, sport and global connections. With over…

From  Tom Travis on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 1,192 plays 0  

Nottingham in Parliament Day

On 25 October 2016 over 100 organisations from across Nottinghamshire came together to celebrate the county's business, education, research, culture, sport and global connections. With over…

From  Tom Travis on October 27th, 2016 0 likes 113 plays 0  

Francesca Jaffa, a recent graduate, talks about her role at Deutsche Bank

Francesca, a joint honours German and philosophy graduate, talks about her role as a Junior Employee Relations Specialist, why she chose to work for a global bank and why she chose a career in human…

From  Jackie Thompson on October 26th, 2016 0 likes 238 plays 0  

"Istoriia s metranpazhem" (Incident with a Paginator)

Written by Aleksandr Vampilov in 1968, this Russian play is performed by members of the arts faculty at The University of Nottingham.

From  Debs Storey on August 24th, 2016 1 likes 38 plays 0  

David Ross Sports Village - construction update

Take a look inside David Ross Sports Village as progress continues on the build of this £40m project. Once completed, the facility will be an outstanding, inspirational and accessible sports…

From  Paul Hodgson on June 28th, 2016 0 likes 1,895 plays 0  

Pathways: The Nottingham Black History Mural

In 2016, the University of Nottingham's Centre for Research in Race and Rights (C3R), which is part of the Research Priority Area in Rights and Justice, and the New Art Exchange joined together…

From  Zoe Trodd on June 21st, 2016 0 likes 51 plays 0  

UNNC Student Society: Peekaboo

Peekaboo, a psychological organisation, aimed at organising fun activities to explore the inner mind and soul at The University of Nottingham's Ningbo, China Campus.

From  Annie Li on June 7th, 2016 0 likes 58 plays 0  

'This Girl Can' girls' night in at UoN

UoN Sport’s Girls’ Night In was a pretty good party: join the fun and stay active at www.nottsgirlscan.co.uk Get involved:http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/sport/getinvolved/engage/index.aspx

From  Debs Storey on June 1st, 2016 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Book your place on our 2019 Open days

Our University wide Open days take place on: Friday 28 and Saturday 29 June and Friday 13 and Saturday 14 September. Book now to visit us! http://goo.gl/XSYWmj To watch a video about making the…

From  Debs Storey on May 5th, 2016 0 likes 4,669 plays 0  

C3R - the trailer

This is a short trailer for the Centre for Research in Race and Rights (C3R) at The University of Nottingham. For more informaiton visit: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/c3r

From  Timo Schrader on March 9th, 2016 0 likes 167 plays 0  

Why Study Theology in the Arts with Doug Ingram

Why bother with the study of theology in a university? Why bother with the study of religion – if you do not consider yourself religious? These are the questions address by two theologians…

From  Simon Barnett on March 3rd, 2016 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Achieve it at Nottingham

You could find the perfect course at Nottingham Browse our courses: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugcourses We offer a variety of undergraduate courses in five faculty areas. Visit the links to…

From  Debs Storey on March 1st, 2016 0 likes 5,297 plays 0  

Vlog: Elisabeth Frink exhibition

John recently visited the Elisabeth Frink exhibition at Nottingham Lakeside Arts, and this is what he thought of it. Find out more about the exhibition: http://goo.gl/hEjZ5g See more from John:…

From  Tom Travis on February 11th, 2016 0 likes 17 plays 0  

An Introduction to the Library for Post-graduate Researchers

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) the importance of the library in…

From  Simon Barnett on January 13th, 2016 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Dr Jon Henderson talks about being one of the 2015 British Science Association Media Fellows

Dr Jon Henderson from the Department of Archaeology at The University of Nottingham talks about his experience as a British Science Media Fellow embedded with the Science team at The Times.

From  Elizabeth Cass on December 22nd, 2015 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Vlog: First months in the UK

Find out how John's first couple of months have been as an international student in Nottingham. See more from John at https://www.youtube.com/user/JaMSessions92

From  Tom Travis on December 3rd, 2015 0 likes 171 plays 0  

Elisabeth Frink's 'Horse'

‘Horse’ a 1500kg, 3 metre tall sculpture by Elisabeth Frink will be shown alongside other works in an exhibition at Djanogly Gallery. Getting the sculpture into the gallery was a…

From  Debs Storey on November 11th, 2015 0 likes 222 plays 0  

Why Study Schopenhauer and the Arts with Richard Bell

Prof. Richard Bell introduces the life and thought of Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860). The video gives an account of his epistemology – and how he was influenced by Kant – as a basis for…

From  Simon Barnett on March 31st, 2015 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Yasmin Issaka singing Somebody's Fool

Yasmin Issaka at the BHM launch event, Nottingham Lakeside Arts, Tuesday 7 October 2014

From  Tara De Cozar on October 8th, 2014 0 likes 17 plays 0  

'Comfort Women' -- symposium highlights human rights violation

PhD student Sachi Tsukamoto, from The University of Nottingham, has organised a symposium on 'comfort women' -- the women and girls forced into sexual slavery for the Imperial Japanese Army…

From  Debs Storey on July 31st, 2014 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Studying what you love is the key to career success

Two of our lovely 3rd year English students went out and about with a video camera to find out whether our students think it's important to study a subject you love. Video shot and edited by Tom…

From  Debs Storey on July 29th, 2014 0 likes 69 plays 0  

Faculty of Arts: public spaces for researchers

Faculty of Arts researchers discuss their research and how they use the public spaces at the University of Nottingham.

From  Helen Frost on July 16th, 2014 0 likes 97 plays 0  

The Nottingham New Theatre and Lakeside Arts present: Dr Faustus

Faustus is a respected and hugely successful man. He is also doomed by his own hubris, greed and ambition. Bored of logic and mundane life, he makes a pact with the devil: 24 years of unimaginable…

From  Digital Communications on May 9th, 2014 0 likes 204 plays 0  

Why Study an MA in the Arts?

Our current students and alumni discuss why they studied a Masters in the Arts at The University of Nottingham. Find out more about postgraduate study at Nottingham:…

From  Digital Communications on April 17th, 2014 0 likes 1,916 plays 0  

Chalani Ranwala - International Communications with English Language and Literature

Undergraduate student, Chalani Ranwala, talks about her experience studying international communications with English language and literature at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 507 plays 0  

Lowry revisited

As the 2013 Lowry exhibition closes in London, we take a look back to the success of our own Lowry exhibition, which opened its doors to the public two years ago on 16 November. Held in the…

From  Digital Communications on October 30th, 2013 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Lustre - Lakeside's annual craft makers' market

Lustre is Lakeside's annual craft makers' market, held every November and featuring the work of over 55 makers. This year Lustre will take place on the 9 & 10 November. For more…

From  Digital Communications on October 30th, 2013 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Trawling for memories and responses to extreme weather events

Drawing on historical records and personal recollections the £1m British Climate Histories project, led by Professor Georgina Endfield from the School of Geography at The University of…

From  Elizabeth Cass on October 29th, 2013 0 likes 113 plays 0  

£23m masterpiece in the care of Nottingham alumna

University of Nottingham Art History graduate is putting her knowledge into practice -- looking after a £23m masterpiece. As an Assistant Curator at Tate Britain, Amy Concannon was part of the…

From  Digital Communications on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 101 plays 0  

Art History student lands her dream job

University of Nottingham graduate Amy Concannon landed her dream job when she became an Assistant Curator at Tate Britain. Her career advice - focus and get plenty of work experience. Amy is now…

From  Digital Communications on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 120 plays 0  

Cooking on a budget & making meals tasty with Michelin Star Chef Sat Bains

In this video Sat gives advice on how to shop for food on a budget and what unusual condiments can be used to liven up your meals. Sat Bains is an award winning British Chef best known for his two…

From  Digital Communications on August 23rd, 2013 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Inside Out of Mind - raising awareness of dementia care through theatre

'Inside Out of Mind' played out to capacity audiences during its run at Lakeside Arts Centre between 14 - 29 June 2013. The play is based on the field notes collected by 3 health care…

From  Digital Communications on July 9th, 2013 0 likes 315 plays 0  

Emily Cooper - BA Creative and Professional Writing

Emily tells us what she has enjoyed about her course.

From  Digital Communications on June 18th, 2013 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Abigail Jones - BA Geography

Abigail talks about her time spent studying abroad as part of her degree.

From  Digital Communications on June 14th, 2013 0 likes 156 plays 0  

PhD Canadian Drama

A third year student talks about the valuable internships she has undertaken as part of her PhD.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Alan Darley - MA Philosophical Theology

Alan talks about the Arts Graduate Centre and his own research in theology.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Umesh Kumar - BA Geography with Chinese Studies

Umesh talks about promoting environmental awareness on campus.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Shelley MacDonald - BA Fine Arts

Shelley MacDonald

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Sarah Horner - BA French and History Sarah Horner BA French and History

Sarah explains the different combinations of modules that her degree offers.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 140 plays 0  

Nikisha Amin - BA International Media and Communications Studies

Nikisha loves the diversity of The University of Nottingham and is looking forward to visiting China and Malaysia.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 326 plays 0  

Lucy Stone - BA English

Lucy talks about her work as a student ambassador.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 313 plays 0  

Kimberley Dunk - BA American Studies

Kimberley talks about the American and Canadian studies society.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 191 plays 0  

Katie Lord - BA German

Katie explains all the opportunities that are available to you at the university.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 182 plays 0  

Joshua Heyes - BA Theology and Philosophy

Joshua talks about the life skills which he has acquired from his degree.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 164 plays 0  

Jonathan Williams - BA Philosophy

Jonathan talks about the different activities organised by the philosophy society.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 174 plays 0  

James Salinger - BA Geography

James describes the useful skills he has developed from his degree.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 966 plays 0  

Jade Whymark - BA Hons Music

Jade Whymark

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 1,147 plays 0  

Hope Capurro - BA Hispanic Studies

Hope talks about the language facilities available at Nottingham.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 101 plays 0  

Hillery Harrison - BA Archaeology

Hillery describes the opportunity offered by the University to take part in archaeological digs.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 73 plays 0  

Hester Pode - BA Classical Civilisation and Art History

Hester talks about the balance between studying and societies.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 81 plays 0  

Hayley Hardwick - BA History and Ancient History

Hayley talks about being a mature student and the support available.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 203 plays 0  

Charlotte Hopson - BA Art History

Charlotte talks about the galleries and cultural centres in Nottingham.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 212 plays 0  

Chami Dhillon - BA English

Chami talks about her experience studying abroad at the University of Auckland.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 111 plays 0  

Alex Bishop - BA Modern Language Studies

David Walker gives us an update on the progress of the CBTRC.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 184 plays 0  

Angela Hewitt

International pianist Angela Hewitt tells us why she likes to perform at the Djanogly Recital Hall at Lakeside Arts Centre, how she uses an iPad during her performances, the latest on her work on…

From  Digital Communications on May 31st, 2013 0 likes 588 plays 0  

Sarah Nussbaum - MA Music

Sarah talks about how she stayed on from undergraduate through to postgraduate study.

From  Digital Communications on May 31st, 2013 0 likes 614 plays 0  

Helen Wainwright - MPhil Art History

Helen talks about her MPhil and the art scene in Nottingham.

From  Digital Communications on May 31st, 2013 0 likes 270 plays 0  

Study What You Love - Judith Bannerman (Archaeology Alumna)

Judith talks about the variety of skills she developed whilst studying Archaeology and the diverse range of opportunities these gave her after she graduated. Visit the…

From  Digital Communications on May 30th, 2013 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Study What You Love - Andy Fisher

Andy talks about the benefits of studying an Arts degree and the opportunities offered by the University in finding a career after graduation. Visit the…

From  Digital Communications on May 30th, 2013 0 likes 184 plays 0  

Study What You Love - Andy Souter (Archaeology Alumnus)

Andy talks about his experiences of studying Archaeology and how studying an Arts degree can benefit students in their future career. Visit the…

From  Digital Communications on May 30th, 2013 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Study What You Love - Arts Courses

Employers talk about the skills Arts students can gain from studying a subject that they love and how these can benefit them in the future. Visit the…

From  Digital Communications on May 30th, 2013 0 likes 478 plays 0