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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…

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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…

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#WeAreUoN Gaby's story

Dr Gaby Neher is an inspiring educator, mentor and researcher. With specialist expertise in the Renaissance period of art history, Gaby's always looking for new and interesting ways to engage…

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Vlog: Pumpkin carving in halls for Halloween 🎃🕷🕸🧙‍♀️

Savannah went along to the #UoNHallsLife pumpkin carving event and vlogged how she got on! See more from Savannah: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuKvtZBUY-KgyX-CJz-bU1w

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Honorary Graduate 2018 - Sarah Gordy - Dr of Laws

Inspirational actor, dancer, model and Mencap campaigner Sarah Gordy MBE was awarded the Degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa from The University of Nottingham on 12 December 2018. This video is a…

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Vlog: Tour of Beeston Hall

Ali visits first year student Ciara to take a tour of the newly built Beeston Hall.

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Vlog: Living in self-catered halls

Ese chats about her experiences of living in self catered halls during her first year of uni. Check out Ese's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQV0i91RlbwGQUOx9fRPvqQ

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Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott – University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Alumni Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott made history at the London 2012 Olympic Games by winning Great Britain’s first ever gold medal in the canoe slalom event. Best friends since their time at…

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Robert Clift – University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Hockey star and alumnus Robert Clift was part of the legendary Great Britain team who won gold at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul. In an international career spanning a decade, Clift won 75 caps for…

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Annie Panter – University of Nottingham Sport Hall of Fame

Hockey star Annie Panter earnt over 100 caps for England and Great Britain in her 10 year international career including a bronze medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Overcoming a series of…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Grapevine

Grapevine (Vitis) from the plant family Vitaceae is a flowing vine plant with 79 different species and is an economically important source of grapes, both for the consumption of the fruit itself and…

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A student invention to ensure your balls are match fit

A team of mechanical engineering students at the University of Nottingham has developed a portable impact tester to accurately gauge the rebound of a tennis ball.

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UoN The Hidden Half: Wild Pea

Pisum sativum is more commonly known as the pea plant. These plants are well known for growing peas in pods which are the plant’s fruit. This is an important crop now grown in many parts of the…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Ageotropum Pea

Pisum sativum is more commonly known as the pea plant. These plants are well known for growing peas in pods which are the plant’s fruit. This is an important crop now grown in many parts of the…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Spinach

Spinach, Spinacia oleracea, is a flower that is best known for its edible leaves. It is thought the plant originated in Iran and then moved across the world until finally reaching the UK in the…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Alpine Strawberry

Wild alpine strawberry, Fragaria vesca, is one of 20 different strawberry species. The most common strawberry found in the supermarket is a cross between two species, fragaria and ananassa, and…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Rocket

Rocket, Eruca sativa, is also known as arugula in America. This edible plant is in the Brassicaceae family which includes many well-known plants such as broccoli and kale. It has been part of our…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Asparagus

Asparagus, Asparagus officinalis, is a well-known spring vegetable enjoyed since ancient times. A recipe including asparagus is included in one of the first known recipe books written by the romans…

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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…

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April Fool - #Cattic

Earlier today announced a new space in Hallward Library on University Park Campus where students can study with cats... 🐈 It was an April Fool - tell us in the comments if you believed us. 🙈

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Liz Nicholl: Facilities for elite athletes at University of Nottingham

CEO of UK Sport and alumna Liz Nicholl talks about how important the state-of-the-art facilities available at the University of Nottingham are to elite athletes. For more information visit…

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Vlog 2: Research funding - the need, opportunities, support

'Building the support needed to conduct leading research' In his second vlog, Professor John Atherton, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences,…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Freesia

This X-ray CT scanned Freesia is from the species Fressia alba which is native to the cape of South Africa. Freesias are known for their funnel shaped flowers and are part of the Iris family. The…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Calico Hearts(Adromischus maculatus)

Adromischis maculatus is commonly known as Calico Hearts or Chocolate drops due to their spotted leaves. These plants are known as succulents as the leaves are thickened and fleshy in order to retain…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Tomato

Tomato, Solanum lycopersicum, is a member of the nightshade family of plants which is well known for being poisonous. Luckily for all tomato lovers the fruit does not contain any poison. Tomato…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Sugar Beet

Sugar beet, Beta vulgaris, grows a root that contains a high percentage of sucrose and therefore is used to produce sugar. The first factory devoted to producing sugar for these beet plants was…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Pea (Kelvedon Wonder)

Pisum sativum is more commonly known as the pea plant. These plants are well known for growing peas in pods which are the plants fruit. This is an important crop now grown in many parts of the…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Norway Spruce

Picea abies, Norway spruce, is a coniferous pine tree best known as a Christmas tree! Every Christmas Norway provides London with a Norway Spruce for Trafalgar Square. This tree is native to most…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Maize

Maize (Zea mays), also known as corn, is one of the most widely grown and widely eaten crops. It is a grass that forms large ears full of kernels, which are sweet corn when eaten in the un-ripe form…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Date Palm (Lulu) - Growth over time

Phoenix dactylifera, commonly known as date palm, is well known for its sweet fruit. This flowering plant is in the palm family Arecaceae. Date palm trees grow 20m tall and have large leaves that can…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Congo Grass (Brachiaria ruziziensis)

Brachiaria ruziziensis, known as congo grass, is a tropical grass. In the tropics it is one of the most common feeds for livestock. The grass is native to Rwanda and Eastern Congo but can now be…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Bean (Tio canela)

This Tepary bean, Phaseolus acutifolius, is native to Mexico and can grow in extremely dry conditions. Bean and pea plants both belong to the same family of plants and are grown all over the world…

From  Brian Atkinson A year ago 0 likes 83 views 0  

Vlog: Halloween in Nottingham

Humeara investigated the spooky sights of Old Market Square for Halloween. Humeara's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaDN4YrUnT-Y6R_Wb1X0jlg/videos

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Self-service Reservations in our libraries

Once you’ve selected a book to be delivered to your library of choice, here’s how to pick it up and check it out.

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Self-service laptop loan lockers in our libraries

You can borrow laptops and iPads from most of our libraries. At Hallward and George Green we have self-service laptop loan lockers. Here’s how to use them.

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Finding books in our libraries

How to locate books and resources in our seven UK libraries using NUsearch, our online library discovery tool.More information: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/library/collections

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Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - working on a research project for Romax Technology

Carlos Bianco, Head of Commercial Operations, talks about the research project that he set our students as part of the Nottingham Consultancy Challenge. He explains what they are going to do with the…

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Friendship through Sport – Tri Campus Games 2017

This year’s Tri Campus Games saw over 150 students from the University of Nottingham’s three international locations – UK, Malaysia and China – head to Ningbo for a week long…

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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…

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Deng Yaping Sports Scholarships

A University of Nottingham graduate, Deng Yaping won six world championships and four Olympic gold medals during her career and as one of the greatest table tennis players of all-time. Our Deng…

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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…

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Diabetic retinopathy

Researchers at The University of Nottingham are studying whether simple eye drops could be used instead to treat patients for the condition diabetic retinopathy and prevent blindness in a project…

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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.…

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Parasites clue to why allergies are more common in developed countries

A molecular mechanism which could explain why allergies are more common in developed countries has been discovered by researchers at The University of Nottingham. The experts in parasitology from…

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Study reveals dog owner's motivations for pet blood donation

A new study by researchers at the University of Nottingham’s Vet School has revealed fascinating insights into the motivations of pet owners who volunteer their dog as a blood donor. Human…

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Objects of Belief; The Cup with Tom O'Loughlin

The Eucharist is a central ritual of Christians, and a central to that ritual is the use of a cup of wine for which thanks have been offered to God. But what is often forgotten is that in this…

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Why Study Oscar Wilde with Frances Knight

Dr Frances Knight explores some of the religious dimensions of the life and works of Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) and in particular his Ballad of Reading Goal and De Profundis. She also examines…

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Why Study the writings of Edward Gibbon with Jeremy Gregory

Edward Gibbon (1737-94) published his most famous work, The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, in 1776. Famous or notorious in presenting the rise of Christianity as the cause of the decline of…

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Lonely ‘lefty’ seeks mate for love – and genetic study

Scientists at The University of Nottingham hoping to study the genetics of an ultra-rare garden snail are asking the public for its help in finding the lonely mollusc a mate. The…

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Open Day Vlogger Challenge

We challenged our vloggers Tom and Michelle to get around as many different things to see and do on a University of Nottingham open day to give you a flavour of what you can find... here's how…

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Vlog: Nottingham Reading Programme 2016

Amy and Laura explain this year's Nottingham Reading Programme - pick up your free copy of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy when you arrive! Find out more here: http://goo.gl/EwwIAc

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Jubilee Campus - Southwell Hall tour (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Adam gives us a tour of his catered accommodation, Southwell Hall on Jubilee Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8kFind out more about accommodation here:…

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Uni Park Campus - Lenton and Wortley Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Emily gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Lenton and Wortley Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

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Uni Park Campus - Derby Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Maddie gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Derby Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about accommodation…

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Sutton Bonington Campus - Bonington Student Village (part-catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student James gives us a tour of his part-catered accommodation on Sutton Bonington Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k

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Broadgate Park (self-catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Grace gives us a tour of her self-catered accommodation at Broadgate Park next to University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

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Uni Park Campus - Lenton and Wortley Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Emily gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Lenton and Wortley Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

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Uni Park Campus - Nightingale Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Lydia gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Nightingale Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

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Uni Park Campus - Ancaster Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Brianna gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Ancaster Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

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Tri-Campus Games 2016

Highlights from the 2016 Tri-Campus Games at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. Each year the Tri Campus Games brings together students from the three University of Nottingham campuses…

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Vlog: Uni jargon buster 101

What exactly *is* a fresher? What's the difference between a lecture and a seminar? Who in the world is a personal tutor? Emma's here to explain some of those unfamiliar words you might…

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Why Study The Book of Jonah with Dr Doug Ingram

The Book of Jonah, one of the shortest texts in the Bible, is often seen as a simple short story – and it is this, but it is also something more. The argument of Dr Doug Ingram in this video…

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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…

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Why Study Norse Religion with Christina Lee

Dr Christina Lee, Associate Professor of Viking Studies in the School of English, looks at what we know about the religion of the Vikings. She introduces their mythology and explored the fact that we…

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Vlog: Living in self-catered halls

Amy and Laura share their experiences of living in self-catered accommodation. See more of Amy and Laura's videos https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXfLBxpMVOtlyagSUxkncWA

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Vlog: Living in catered halls

What's life like living in catered halls? Michelle talks about her experiences See Molly, Josh and David's catered hall tour https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6vKgxx6hn4 See more from…

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Vlog: Florence Boot Hall tour

Will you be staying in our catered accommodation? Take a guided tour around Florence Boot Hall with our vloggers Molly, David and Josh to see what it will be like. See more from Molly, David and Josh…

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Sally Handley student of Master of Public Health (International Health) course

A short video of student Sally Handley discussing her time on the Master of Public Health and Master of Public Health (International Health) course.

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Uni Park Campus - Florence Boot Hall (catered accommodation)

Are you itching to know what the accommodation at The University of Nottingham looks like? Take a guided tour around Florence Boot Hall with David, Josh and Molly.

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Florence Boot Hall Tour Trailer

Take a sneak peek at the trailer for Molly, Josh and David's tour of Florence Boot.

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6. Panel on 'taking a stance or calming the waters - challenging established science', Dyer, Pielke Jr, Smith, Turner (Circling the Square I)

The below video features contributions from Dominic Dyer (Chief Executive of the Badger Trust), Professor Roger Pielke Jr (Center for Science and Technology Policy Research, University of Colorado…

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Professor Jonathan Ball talks about being a British Science Association Media Fellow

Jonathan Ball is a Professor of Molecular Virology in the School of Life Sciences at The University of Nottingham. As a BSA Media Fellow he has become a science communicator convert. He has been…

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Yvonne Allen (SVMS), Lecture Capture in the Vet School, e- learning community 4th March 2015

Teaching & Learning seminar, 4th March 2015

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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…

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