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UoN Sport Hall of Fame | Deryck Murray

Industrial Economics graduate and International Cricketer, Deryck Murray, was vice- captain of the historic West Indies side that won the first Cricket World Cup in 1975, only three years after…

From  Charlotte Gauja on July 16th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

UoN Sport Hall of Fame | Dr. Kristan Bromely

Recognised at speeds of 90mph, the British Skeleton Racer, represented Great Britain at more than 115 World Cup & Championship races and Four Olympic events during his 20 year career. Kristan…

From  Charlotte Gauja on July 16th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 5. Wise Purpose in God’s Acts, with Dr Jon Hoover

Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328) was a famous Muslim jurist from Damascus. This video, part of a series on the concept of benefit (maslaha) in Ibn Taymiyya’s thought, explores his dynamic view of…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 3. The Caliphate and the Law, with Dr Jon Hoover

Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328) was a famous Muslim jurist from Damascus. This video, part of a series on the concept of benefit (maslaha) in Ibn Taymiyya’s thought, explores how he views the caliphate…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 2 . The Aims of the Law, with Dr Jon Hoover

Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328) was a famous Muslim jurist from Damascus. This video, part of a series on the concept of benefit (maslaha) in Ibn Taymiyya’s thought, explores how he viewed the concepts…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 1 . Religious Practices, with Dr Jon Hoover

Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328) was a famous Muslim jurist from Damascus. This video, part of a series on the concept of benefit (maslaha) in Ibn Taymiyya’s thought, explores how he viewed benefit and…

From  Simon Barnett on January 17th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Sports facility access - Clare

A sports facilities access video filmed at Jubilee Sports Centre with disabled student - Clare Stephenson-Hunter. The video features Clare's journey through the facility as a disabled student,…

From  Hannah Webber on November 6th, 2018 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Why Do Muslims Believe in Moral Rationalism?

Dr Ali-reza Bhojani introduced the notion that the basis of morality is not simply based in the acts of divine revelation, but is inherent in the moral order that human beings find within themselves.

From  Simon Barnett on July 31st, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Kangli Zheng, BArch architecture graduate and RIBA President's bronze medal winner

Zheng Kangli, a 2016 graduate of Nottingham’s Department of Architecture and Built Environment (DABE), won the 2017 Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) President’s Bronze Medal…

From  Matthew Colver on March 20th, 2018 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Alumni Sports Challenge

Each year current students welcome alumni back to campus for a jam-packed day of competition. Both sides battle it out to win the overall Challenge title with points gained across over 20 sports.…

From  Debs Storey on June 5th, 2017 0 likes 137 plays 0  

Lifting instruction video - best practice and safety

View the best and safest way to lift weights and load/unload the Olympic bars. This video is part of a series of weight lifting technique and safety videos to educate members on some of the most…

From  Charlotte Gauja on April 21st, 2017 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Lifting instruction video - standing press

Check out our video on how to perform the perfect standing press. This video is part of a series of weight lifting technique and safety videos to educate members on some of the most common weight…

From  Charlotte Gauja on April 21st, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Lifting instruction video - squat

Check out our video on how to perform the perfect squat. This video is part of a series of weight lifting technique and safety videos to educate members on some of the most common weight lifting…

From  Charlotte Gauja on April 21st, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Lifting instruction video - deadlift

Check out our video on how to perform the perfect deadlift. This video is part of a series of weight lifting technique and safety videos to educate members on some of the most common weight lifting…

From  Charlotte Gauja on April 21st, 2017 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Lifting instruction video - bent over barbell row

Check out our video on how to perform the perfect bent over barbell row. This video is part of a series of weight lifting technique and safety videos to educate members on some of the most common…

From  Charlotte Gauja on April 21st, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Lifting instruction video - bench press

Check out our video on how to perform the perfect bench press. This video is part of a series of weight lifting technique and safety videos to educate members on some of the most common weight…

From  Charlotte Gauja on April 21st, 2017 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Theologians in Conversation; How do people perceive the Liturgy?

Kevin McGinnell and Tom O’Loughlin discuss the complexity of how liturgy is perceived / received / celebrated in contemporary multi-ethnic urban Britain. An underlying assumption of most…

From  Simon Barnett on April 3rd, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0  

BUCS National Championships success

Over 300 University of Nottingham students headed to Sheffield for the 2017 British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) National Championships. With individual finals taking place across nine…

From  Tom Travis on April 3rd, 2017 0 likes 127 plays 0  

Sport at The University of Nottingham

We strive to inspire our students to stay active and reach their potential in sport and fitness….with the new £40 million David Ross Sports Village, more student sports clubs than any…

From  Tom Travis on February 21st, 2017 0 likes 1,160 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 47 plays 0  

Performance sport at The University of Nottingham

Are you looking to pursue a career as an athlete while studying a subject you love? At Nottingham we can give you both. Not only do we have the facilities and the academic expertise but we have a…

From  Debs Storey on May 9th, 2016 0 likes 1,839 plays 0  

Study Architectural Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Architectural Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Architectural Engineering at The University…

From  Tom Travis on April 11th, 2016 0 likes 158 plays 0  

Active Trail - free fitness for everyone

The Active Trail is a 1.7 mile trail featuring five fitness stations which offer small group training facilities for people of all abilities on University Park campus. Designed especially for…

From  Debs Storey on April 1st, 2016 0 likes 837 plays 0  

Installing the Active Trail

The Active Trail is a 1.7 mile trail featuring five fitness stations which offer small group training facilities for people of all abilities on University Park campus. Designed especially for…

From  Debs Storey on April 1st, 2016 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Studying Architecture at The University of Nottingham… it’s #MeantToBe

Take a look at a typical day for our undergraduate Architecture students and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Architecture at The University of…

From  Tom Travis on March 18th, 2016 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Study Architecture at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Architecture department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Architecture at The University of Nottingham go to…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 104 plays 0  

Why Study Plutarch with Judith Mossman

Plutarch (A.D. 46 – after 120), from Chaeronea in Boeotia, was one of the most prolific Greek writers of antiquity and his work is exactly contemporaneous with the period of the earliest…

From  Simon Barnett on February 11th, 2016 0 likes 12 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 47 plays 0  

An Introduction to the Library for Distance Learners

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) how the library can help those who are…

From  Simon Barnett on January 13th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays 0  

A-Z of Theology; Q is for Q

Prof. Tom O’Loughlin introduces the document known in studies of the gospel as “Q”. Q refers to the material that is common to the gospels of Matthew and Luke (apart from the…

From  Simon Barnett on January 12th, 2016 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Dr Philip Oldfield talks about being a 2015 British Science Association Media Fellow

Dr Philip Oldfield from the Department of Architecture in the Faculty of Engineering at The University of Nottingham talks about his experience as a British Science Media Fellow embedded with the…

From  Lindsay Brooke on December 22nd, 2015 0 likes 44 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  Lindsay Brooke on December 22nd, 2015 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Humanities Building

Overview of the Humanities Building on University Park Campus - home to the Departments of Archaeology, Classics, History of Art, Philosophy and Theology and Religious Studies.

From  acznc on December 18th, 2015 0 likes 267 plays 0  

Cognitive Approaches to Ancient Religious Experience (CAARE) Highlights

Building on the project, Ancient Religions and Cognition, this network brings together scholars from the ancient history of religion on the one hand, and the cognitive science of religion on the…

From  acznc on December 8th, 2015 0 likes 66 plays 0  

History in a Minute - Emma Lautman

PhD student Emma talks about what it's like to study History at The University of Nottingham

From  Tom Travis on October 15th, 2015 0 likes 56 plays 0  

History in a Minute - John Parker

Mature student John talks about what it's like to study History at The University of Nottingham

From  Tom Travis on August 4th, 2015 0 likes 47 plays 0  

History in a Minute - Joseph Peake

Third year student Joseph talks about what it's like to study History at The University of Nottingham

From  Tom Travis on August 4th, 2015 0 likes 77 plays 0  

History in a Minute - Abdul Muktadir

Second year student Abdul talks about what it's like to study History at The University of Nottingham

From  Tom Travis on August 4th, 2015 0 likes 78 plays 0  

History in a Minute - Harriet Haylett-McDowell

First year student Harriet talks about what it's like to study History at The University of Nottingham

From  Tom Travis on August 4th, 2015 0 likes 95 plays 0  

Hear from our volunteers, Liz Fradd

A short interview with alumna Dame Liz Fradd, longstanding volunteer mentor and council member here at The University of Nottingham. Hear about why she gives her time. For more information…

From  Digital Communications on July 21st, 2015 0 likes 141 plays 0  

Table Tennis BUCS Big Wednesday highlights

A highlights video of The University of Nottingham's Table Tennis team, playing at the BUCS Big Wednesday in the championship final. Both male and female teams won. Filmed by Alex Wilkinson of…

From  Digital Communications on May 18th, 2015 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Lacrosse BUCS Big Wednesday highlights

A highlights video of The University of Nottingham's Lacrosse team, playing at the BUCS Big Wednesday in the championship final. The team came second overall, winning silver. Filmed by Alex…

From  Digital Communications on May 18th, 2015 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Why Study the 4th Council of the Lateran with Claire Taylor

2015 is the eighth centenary of Lateran IV – often described as the most important western church council between the Council of Nicea (325) and the Reformation. Dr Claire Taylor of the Dept of…

From  Simon Barnett on March 31st, 2015 0 likes 5 plays 0  

The Philosophy of Time Using Art History

A short video of Jonathan Tallant discussing his recent work looking at the philosophy of time using art history.

From  Digital Communications on February 2nd, 2015 0 likes 114 plays 0  

Module in a Minute - Work and Play

Dr Ting Chang discusses Work and Play in Modern Art

From  aczmb on October 6th, 2014 0 likes 170 plays 0  

Introduction to Philosophy module 'Advanced Logic' by Mark Jago

Introduction to the Philosophy module 'Advanced Logic' by Dr Mark Jago. Part of the Philosophy 'Module in a Minute' series.

From  acznc on September 10th, 2014 0 likes 172 plays 0  

Introduction to Philosophy module 'Being Becoming and Reality' by Jonathan Tallant

Introduction to the Philosophy module 'Being Becoming and Reality' by Dr Jonathan Tallant. Part of the Philosophy 'Module in a Minute' series.

From  acznc on September 10th, 2014 0 likes 129 plays 0  

Why does the Bible matter? Simon Oliver

Dr Simon Oliver, from the perspective of systematic and philosophical theology

From  aczmb on September 9th, 2014 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Why does the Bible matter? Philip Goodchild

Prof Philip Goodchild, from the perspective of ethics and philosophy

From  aczmb on September 9th, 2014 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Part Two - Why does the Bible matter? Richard Bell

Prof Richard Bell, from the perspective of the Pauline tradition

From  aczmb on September 9th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Why does the Bible matter? Carly Crouch

Dr Carly Crouch, from the perspective of the Hebrew Bible

From  aczmb on September 9th, 2014 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Ancient Religions and Cognition - Department of Classics Project

Video for Ancient Religions and Cognition, a project developed by Dr Esther Eidinow from the Department of Classics at the University of Nottingham and Professor Tom Harrison at Liverpool University,…

From  acznc on August 26th, 2014 0 likes 93 plays 0  

Introduction to the module 'Merleau-Ponty' by Dr Komarine Romdenh-Romluc

An introduction to the Philosophy module 'Merleau-Ponty' by Dr Komarine Romdenh-Romluc.

From  acznc on August 8th, 2014 0 likes 87 plays 0  

Introduction to the module 'History of Western Philosophy' by Dr Andrew Fisher

An introduction to the Philosophy module 'History of Western Philosophy' by Dr Andrew Fisher.

From  acznc on August 8th, 2014 0 likes 115 plays 0  

Introduction to the module 'Environmental Ethics' by Dr Neil Sinclair

An Introduction to the Philosophy module 'Environmental Ethics' by Dr Neil Sinclair.

From  acznc on August 8th, 2014 0 likes 75 plays 0  

Introduction to the module Philosophy of Mind by Dr Mark Jago

An introduction to the Philosophy module Philosophy of Mind by Dr Mark Jago.

From  acznc on July 31st, 2014 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Introduction to the module Feminist Philosophy by Dr Komarine Romdenh-Romluc

An introduction to the Philosophy module Feminist Philosophy by Dr Komarine Romdenh-Romluc,

From  acznc on July 31st, 2014 0 likes 119 plays 0  

Introduction to the module Communicating Philosophy by Jonathan Tallant

An introduction to the Philosophy module Communicating Philosophy by Jonathan Tallant

From  acznc on July 31st, 2014 0 likes 223 plays 0  

Introduction to the module Metaethics by Andrew Fisher

An introduction to the Philosophy module Metaethics by Dr Andrew Fisher.

From  acznc on July 31st, 2014 0 likes 179 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  

History of Art 'Module in a Minute' - American Visual Culture by Dr Mark Rawlinson

History of Art 'Module in a Minute' video for the module American Visual Culture by Dr Mark Rawlinson.

From  acznc on July 23rd, 2014 0 likes 258 plays 0  

History of Art 'Module in a Minute' - Art and Power: Paris 1937 by Dr Lara Pucci

History of Art 'Module in a Minute' video for the module Art and Power: Paris 1937 by Dr Lara Pucci.

From  acznc on July 23rd, 2014 0 likes 418 plays 0  

History of Art 'Module in a Minute' - Renaissance Women by Dr Gabriele Neher

History of Art 'Module in a Minute' video for the module Women in the Italian Renaissance by Dr Gabriele Neher.

From  acznc on July 23rd, 2014 0 likes 262 plays 0  

Zero carbon 'HOUSE' designed and built by students 'comes home'

Design and construct a low cost, zero carbon, family starter home, transport it to Spain, build it, landscape it and open it to the public. That was the challenge faced by a group of students from…

From  Lindsay Brooke on July 17th, 2014 0 likes 58 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 94 plays 0  

Gladstone election songs

Gladstone election songs. Part of the W.E.Gladstone The 'Grand Old Man' of Nottinghamshire research project that involves academics within the Department of History.

From  aczmb on July 2nd, 2014 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Historians and Time Travel

A student's view - Would time travel make historians redundant? A podcast by Victoria Stiles a part-time tutor within the Department of History.

From  aczmb on January 29th, 2014 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Fascism and racism past and present

A podcast by Victoria Stiles about the changing views on fascism and racism throughout history. Victoria works as a part-time tutor within the Department of History.

From  aczmb on January 29th, 2014 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Ancient naval battle site ‘rammed’ with relics of war

On March 10 241BC a huge naval battle took place off the coast of Sicily between the Romans and their archenemies the Carthaginians. It put an end to the First Punic War and set the Roman Republic on…

From  Lindsay Brooke on November 1st, 2013 0 likes 1,567 plays 0  

Concept house showcases fuel poverty

An entire street of ecohouses at The University of Nottingham has been completed with the opening of the Mark Group ecohouse. The house will showcase some of the latest designs and building…

From  Lindsay Brooke on October 16th, 2013 0 likes 321 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 119 plays 0  

Art History - The Student Perspective

Campus Cam went to meet Art History graduates to ask them about their experience at the University of Nottingham.

From  brzpp on August 15th, 2013 0 likes 337 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 77 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 209 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 269 plays 0