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Wonder 2019

As the University's largest community engagement event, Wonder transformed University Park into a playground of learning and discovery on Saturday 15 June 2019. Attracting more than 5,000…

From  Isabel Bleach on December 13th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - International students

Welcome to Nottingham! Here's a handy checklist to help you prepare for your journey to Nottingham and University life. Visit https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome for more information.

From  Debs Storey on August 15th, 2018 0 likes 804 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - What to do before you arrive

Welcome to Nottingham! We're looking forward to helping you settle in. Here's a handy checklist to help you prepare for University. Visit https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome for more…

From  Debs Storey on August 15th, 2018 0 likes 2,783 plays 0  

Xerte Conference 2018

The Xerte Project provides a full suite of open source tools for elearning developers and content authors producing interactive learning materials. The 2018 conference was held at The University of…

From  Joe Bell on June 27th, 2018 0 likes 211 plays 0  

Your Community

Moving into the local community this year? Don't forget that you're going to be part of a diverse residential community. Find out how you can make a positive…

From  Ryan Neal on May 25th, 2018 0 likes 775 plays 0  

Firth Seminar 2018 - Professor John Barclay

Every two years the University of Nottingham appoints an eminent theologian to deliver the Firth Lectures which comprise of two public lectures (since 2012 these are available on YouTube) and a…

From  Simon Barnett on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Firth Lecture 2018 Part 2 - Professor John Barclay

In this video, John Barclay, the Firth Lecturer for 2018, presented a fresh reading of grace and gift in Paul's theology – and especially what is found in 2 Corinthians. This shows us that…

From  Simon Barnett on May 2nd, 2018 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Firth Lecture 2018 Part 1 - Professor John Barclay

In his book, Paul and the Gift (2015) John Barclay presented a fresh reading of grace and gift in Paul's theology, studying it in view of ancient notions of ‘gift’ and shining new…

From  Simon Barnett on May 1st, 2018 0 likes 9 plays 0  

SB Cake Off 2018

The 6th annual SB Cake Off took place today at our Sutton Bonington Campus. The event raises money for Vets in the Community and the Terrence Higgins Trust. 🍰

From  Paul Hodgson on March 15th, 2018 0 likes 20 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 888 plays 0  

Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - solving a problem for a local community centre

Timi Soyombo, a third-year industrial economics student, talks about the two problems that they solved for The Vine Community Centre - firstly, a lack of volunteers and secondly to increase their…

From  Jackie Thompson on June 9th, 2017 0 likes 670 plays 0  

Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - two students share their experience

Loren Querickiol and Deepak Assudani talk about their group project to solve a real-life business project for Romax Technology, a local small to medium-sized business. The Challenge gave them the…

From  Jackie Thompson on May 30th, 2017 0 likes 730 plays 0  

Wanted! Nature lovers to join the hunt for the killer flatworm

Community scientists at the University of Nottingham are calling for people all over the Midlands to help them hunt for an alien invader which is preying on the UK’s native population of…

From  Emma Rayner on May 8th, 2017 0 likes 46 plays 0  

How The Vine Community Centre benefited from our student consultants

Cheryl Hemmings, Centre Manager and Rupert Aikman, Board Director talk about how a group of multi-disciplinary students helped to raise the profile of The Vine and encourage more people to volunteer.…

From  Jackie Thompson on April 20th, 2017 0 likes 92 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 112 plays 0  

SB Fest 2016

The students of Sutton Bonnington pulled it out of the bag for another SB Fest. Filled to the brim with food and drink from the local area plus music and fun activities for little ones too, SB Fest…

From  Paul Hodgson on May 13th, 2016 0 likes 235 plays 0  

Gamification Teaching & Learning Seminar: Ivan Lombardi 6 April 2016

Gamification and Ludology Teaching & Learning Seminar Ivan Lombardi 6 April 2016 E-learning community

From  Helen Whitehead on April 15th, 2016 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Susan Anderson (GEM) - Virtual Microscope, e-learning community November 2015

Susan Anderson (Graduate Entry Medicine) speak about the “virtual microscope” developed in 2009. It is currently used by approximately 1000 students around the University, giving access…

From  Sally Hanford on November 9th, 2015 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Vets in the Community - how Nottingham vet students help the homeless and their pets

University of Nottingham vet students hold vet clinics twice a month at the offices of the Big Issue in Nottingham for the pets of the homeless and vulnerably housed. The 'Vets in the…

From  Lindsay Brooke on December 15th, 2014 0 likes 289 plays 0  

Sacred Calendars; Plough Sunday with Alison Milbank

In a world where we think of work as being a Monday to Friday affair, where food comes from a shop, and where ‘work’ and ‘religion’ belong in separate compartments, a festival…

From  Simon Barnett on September 10th, 2014 0 likes 6 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  

Community first responders

Meet the University of Nottingham students providing life saving support to the East Midlands Ambulance Service and local communities in Derby and Nottingham. This project has benefited from Cascade…

From  Debs Storey on July 29th, 2014 0 likes 2,087 plays 0  

May Fest 2014

Following five successful years The University of Nottingham once more opened its doors to the local community for May Fest 2014, with free, interactive activities for all ages and interests. Find…

From  Liam Ross on June 6th, 2014 0 likes 610 plays 0  

Accommodation

Our students talk through the different types of accommodation on offer at The University of Nottingham. For more information visit http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/accommodation

From  Digital Communications on December 17th, 2013 0 likes 10,018 plays 0  

The Stigma of Disadvantaged Communities

Dr Lisa McKenzie talks about her research focusing on the stigma of disadvantaged neighbourhoods. This two-year research project is set on the St Ann's council estate in Nottingham, a socially…

From  Digital Communications on June 14th, 2013 0 likes 17 plays 0