Search for tag: "ends"

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 2 Months ago 0 likes 7 views 0  

Smart sensor bandage for chronic wounds

University of Nottingham researchers have secured a major grant to develop a smart wound dressing embedded with optical fibre sensors to assess whether affected tissue is healing well or is infected.…

From  Emma Lowry 3 Months ago 0 likes 51 views 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 10 Months ago 0 likes 1,579 views 0  

Why Study Women in 'Q' with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks introduces the text that lies behind the gospels of Matthew and Luke – to which we give the name ‘Q’. In turn, this allows her to study what this text says about women…

From  Simon Barnett 10 Months ago 1 likes 21 views 0  

Why Study Moral Rationalism in Islamic Law

Dr Ali-reza Bhojani one of the key questions about morality that confronts theists: is the Good what God commands, or, is what God commands ‘the Good’?

From  Simon Barnett 10 Months ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Why Study Another Finitude

Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) made the theme of finitude, human finitude, central to his philosophy: humans have ‘being towards death.’ In this video Prof. Agata Bielik-Robson challenges…

From  Simon Barnett 10 Months ago 0 likes 4 views 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 11 Months ago 0 likes 127 views 0  

Vlog: More things you might be worried about

Humeara offers advice about budgeting, making friends, living away from home and not drinking alcohol. Check out Humeara's channelhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaDN4YrUnT-Y6R_Wb1X0jlg/videos…

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 21 views 0  

Class of 2018 - your graduation awaits

It's a day to remember and we're looking forward to celebrating your achievements with you. Share your day using #uongraduation More information about graduation can be found…

From  Debs Storey A year ago 0 likes 55 views 0  

How ESRC funding has helped our current PhD students

Alex Bradley and Siobhan Hearne are currently undertaking their PhDs at Nottingham and have received funding from the ESRC to cover their tuition fees and living expenses. In this video, they discuss…

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 23 views 0  

Postgraduate studentships with the Midlands Graduate School

Nottingham is part of the Midlands Graduate School ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership, which offers funding opportunities for postgraduate students each year.In this video, Professor Alison Pilnick,…

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 196 views 0  

Sacred Calendars;Thanksgiving in the United States of America with Dr Simeon Zahl

Dr Simeon Zahl describes his experience, as an American, of celebrating a relatively modern festival: Thanksgiving in the United States of America.A similar video from the Sacred Calendars…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 13 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; The Christian Day with Dr Francisca Rumsey

All religions use time as a central element in the way they celebrate. They have a sacred year – a sequence of festivals arranged in an annual cycle. Most also have a sacred month or a sacred…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Objects of Belief; An Esther Scroll with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Rabbi Mendy Lent discusses with Prof. Tom O’Loughlin a precious item found in many Jewish homes: a copy of the biblical Book of Esther in its original form as a scroll. Mendy Lent gives an…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 2 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Shavuot with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Rabbi Mendy Lent explains the significance of attached to the festival of Shavuot which takes place 50 days after the celebration of Passover. It was this celebration which was continued by the early…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Rosh Hashanah with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Rabbi Mendy Lent explains the significance of the festival of Rosh Hashanah to the Jewish people. This festival represents the start of the Jewish New Year. Other videos you may wish to watch…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Purim with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Rabbi Mendy Lent tells the story behind the festival of Purim when Jews still celebrate their deliverance at the time of Queen Esther – as found in the Book of Esther in the bible

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 1 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Yom Kippur with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Professor Tom O'Loughlin and Rabbi Mendy Lent discuss the Jewish festival of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement when Jews traditionally observe this holy day with a 25-hour period of fasting and…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 10 views 0  

Objects of Belief; Holy Things with Dr Francisca Rumsey

Every religion has – whether they are proud of it or not – special things and places. Most human beings – whether they are proud of it or not – have objects of special…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Vlog: Top 5 tips for making friends at uni

Find out how Emma and Laura became friends during their first weeks at university! See more from Emma https://www.youtube.com/user/MemoriesbyEmma

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 101 views 0  

The EU referendum and research – message from Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research

Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, talks about the University’s response to the EU referendum result in relation to research.

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 254 views 0  

The EU referendum and research – what does this mean for staff?

Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, discusses the impact of the EU referendum on our research academics and what the University is doing to support them.

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 209 views 0  

The EU referendum and research – what does this mean for students?

Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, talks about how the EU referendum could affect research students and what the University is doing to support them.

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 778 views 0  

EU Referendum - a message from our Vice-Chancellor

University of Nottingham Vice Chancellor Professor Sir David Greenaway outlines how the institution is responding to the result of the EU Referendum.

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 838 views 0  

Ending Slavery Course Promotional Video

Promo video for Ending Slavery MOOC an upcoming course on the Future Learn platform featuring Professor Kevin Bales, Professor Zoe Trodd and Dr Katie Donington. To find out more and sign up for the…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 396 views

Why Study Phenomenology and The Turn to Religion

Conor Cunningham introduces the work of the French philosopher Michel Henry (1922-2002) and the contribution that he made to theology. Henry’s work, he argues, can be seen as an attempt to draw…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 2 views 0  

Theologians in Conversation; Living Within Limits

Philip Goodchild, the Professor of Religion and Philosophy, explores the notion that human beings have to come to terms with living within limits if they are to live well. Only when we confront our…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 2 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 4,398 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; The Jewish Year - an overview with Mendy Lent

All religions use time as a central element in the way they celebrate. They have a sacred year – a sequence of festivals arranged in an annual cycle. Here Rabbi Mendy Lent introduces the…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 5 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 23 views 0  

What our international graduates will miss most | #UoNVideoBox

The VideoBox has been capturing messages from our graduates all week in the pre-ceremony marquee. In this video find out what our graduates will miss most about the University and student life. The…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 99 views 0  

What our graduates will miss most | #UoNVideoBox

The VideoBox has been capturing messages from our graduates all week in the pre-ceremony marquee. In this video find out what our graduates will miss most about the University and student life. The…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 146 views 0  

Sacred Calendars;Hanukkah

Rabbi Mendi Lent, who lives in Nottingham, describes the origins of the feast of Hanukkah and how it commemorates the time of the Maccabees and what it means for Jews today: lighting a flame is a…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Jon Henderson (Humanities) – underwater archaeology, e-learning community November 2015

Dr Jon Henderson discusses ground truthing digital images of underwater sites and how they can be turned into three-dimensional visualisations. The 3D photo-realistic models produced allow non-divers…

From  Sally Hanford 3 Years ago 0 likes 11 views 0  

Why Study Finite Life - A Challenge to Martin Heidegger with Agata Bielik-Robson

Agata Bielik-Robson, Professor of Jewish Studies, looks at the notion of human finitude and offer a challenge to the views of Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) and his notion of ‘being towards…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 13 views 0  

Open days: accommodation

If you're visiting the University for an open day make sure to have a look around our catered and self-catered halls. For more information about accommodation…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 287 views 0  

Vlog: Making friends and socialising

Amy and Laura are here to give some advice on socialising and making friends at University. See Amy and Laura's Societies video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b5RZjYzWBrk See more of Amy and…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 98 views 0  

Make the most of your UoN Open Day

Thinking of joining us for one of our Open Days? Well, this video gives you all the info you need to make the most of your day. To book onto an Open Day visit: www.nottingham.ac.uk/opendays

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 3,868 views 0  

Make the most of your UoN Open Day

Thinking of joining us for one of our Open Days? Well, this video gives you all the info you need to make the most of your day. To book onto an Open Day visit:…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 1,073 views 0  

How would you like to be buried – at Stonehenge?

The answer to this question will help with the exploration of burial sites around Stonehenge as part of the €8m Stonehenge Hidden Landscape project. It is hoped twenty first century…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 155 views 0  

International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility

In this video Dr Wendy Chapple introduces the International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility (ICCSR) and the courses on offer. For more information…

From  lizljb 4 Years ago 0 likes 218 views 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 4 Years ago 0 likes 5 views 0  

M13217 & M14184 Gender and Development

M13217 & M14184 Gender and Development with Carole Spary

From  John Pollock 4 Years ago 0 likes 526 views 0  

Orchard Hotel

From  Gemma Wilks 4 Years ago 0 likes 6,658 views 0  

Why Study Arius of Alexandria with Mary Cunningham

Dr Mary Cunningham explores what we know of Arius of Alexandria (d. 336) and his theology. Born in North Africa, he was a presbyter of the church of Alexandria and a very popular preacher. His…

From  Simon Barnett 4 Years ago 0 likes 6 views 0  

New tools to breed cereal crops that survive flooding

Scientists at The University of Nottingham have identified the mechanism used by plants in stress conditions to sense low oxygen levels and used advanced breeding techniques to reduce yield loss in…

From  Lindsay Brooke 4 Years ago 0 likes 202 views 0  

Why Study the Eucharist in Methodism with David Monkton

Dr David Monkton looks at the place of the Eucharist in Methodism from the time the Wesley’s in the eighteenth century until. He does this by taking us through one of the eucharistic hymns of…

From  Simon Barnett 4 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Why Study the Eucharist in Contemporary Methodism with David Monkton

Dr David Monkton looks at how there has been a renewal of Eucharistic understanding in contemporary Methodism. This has come about from a variety of sources such as a rediscovery of Methodism’s…

From  Simon Barnett 4 Years ago 0 likes 5 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Ramadan

Dr Musharef Hussain, an Iman in Nottingham, explains what happens during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. During this month one of the most obvious practices is that of fasting during the hours of…

From  Simon Barnett 4 Years ago 0 likes 5 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Muharam

Dr Musharraf Hussain, the Chief Imam in the Karimia Institute in Nottingham, describes the significance of the first month of the Islamic Year: Muharam. During it Moslems remember the migration of…

From  Simon Barnett 4 Years ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Race to preserve the world's oldest submerged town - Part 2

Underwater archaeologists surveying the worlds oldest submerged town have found ceramics dating back to the early Bronze Age. This suggests that Pavlopetri, off the southern Laconia coast of Greece,…

From  Debs Storey 4 Years ago 0 likes 4 views 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 4 Years ago 0 likes 2,086 views 0  

Wendy Freer's pressentation

Wendy Freer's presentation at the end-of-project event. This relates to the Trade and Transport on the Trent research project, part of the Connected Communities group.

From  aczmb 4 Years ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Supporting Palliative and End of Life Care

Palliative and end of life care could ease the suffering and distress of 100 million patients and their relatives a year across the world. Yet only a small minority receive it. Will you help give all…

From  Debs Storey 5 Years ago 0 likes 68 views 0  

Talk on Bambara Groundnut impresses at UK PlantSci 2014

One of the two prize winners speaking in the ‘Future generations’session of this year's UK PlantSci event organised by UK Plant Sciences Federation was Presidor Kendabie. The…

From  Lindsay Brooke 5 Years ago 0 likes 85 views 0  

British Museum Vikings exhibition helps researchers translate Norse heritage

The first major exhibition on Vikings at the British Museum for over 30 years which opened on 6 March in London highlights a new research project by Viking experts at The University of Nottingham. …

From  Emma Rayner 5 Years ago 0 likes 278 views 0  

Baby knows best when it comes to weaning.

A study by psychologists at The University of Nottingham has shown that babies who are weaned using solid finger food are more likely to develop healthier food preferences and are less likely to…

From  Emma Rayner 5 Years ago 0 likes 58 views 0  

Sport at The University of Nottingham

There are many sports to get involved in, everything from archery and swimming to yoga and skydiving. For more information visit www.nottingham.ac.uk/sport To watch more Nottingham Experience…

From  Digital Communications 5 Years ago 0 likes 2,976 views 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 5 Years ago 0 likes 10,016 views 0  

The Endoscratch Study

Dr Nick Raine-Fenning elaborates on a joint study with researchers in Brazil which showed that endometrial scratching in fertility treatment increased clinical pregnancy rates. Their paper,…

From  Nicki Keating 5 Years ago 0 likes 137 views 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 5 Years ago 0 likes 1,558 views 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  Lindsay Brooke 5 Years ago 0 likes 111 views 0  

Developing Independent Thinking through Student-Lead Activities

Dr Nick Thomas describes how giving students the responsibility to lead seminars helps them to develop important academic and transferrable skills.

From  brzlh 5 Years ago 0 likes 41 views 0  

Lindsey Macdougall - PhD Mathematical Medicine and Biology

Lindsey tells us about her research and how she works with her supervisors.

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 78 views 0  

Alex Handsaker - BEng Chemical Engineering

Alex compares learning at school to studying at Nottingham.

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 207 views 0  

Achieving Lifelong Health for Children

Childhood obesity is one of the most serious global public health challenges of the 21st century. We are heading towards the first generation of children who will die younger than their parents.…

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 46 views 0  

Our experts make it rain inside Nottingham Contemporary!

It's not every day our experts are asked to make it rain inside an art gallery...but for an installation by Klaus Weber at Nottingham Contemporary the team at the Environmental Technology Centre…

From  Digital Communications 6 Years ago 0 likes 6 views 0