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VLOG: University Jargon You Need To Know | #UoNFreshers

3rd year English student Emily talks about those essential acronyms and terms you'll need to be aware of as a new student coming to university. #UoNFreshers https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome…

From  Paul Hodgson on September 16th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Vlog: BRITISH things you'll come to love as an INTERNATIONAL STUDENT 😍

Joey chats about some British quirks that she's come to love while studying at the University of Nottingham as an international student.

From  Tom Travis on January 14th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Tropical Biology | Study abroad and travel in Malaysia

Stephanie's highlights from her field trip to Tioman Island, as part of her year in Malaysia on our Tropical Biology BSc. About this course.

From  Debs Storey on January 10th, 2019 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Charles from Nigeria discusses life at Nottingham

Charles Adedugba, a Chevening Scholar from Nigeria, discusses life in the UK and studying at the University of Nottingham.

From  David Watts on November 1st, 2018 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Ha from Vietnam discusses life at Nottingham

Khanh Ha Fan, a Chevening Scholar from Vietnam, discusses life in the UK and studying at the University of Nottingham.

From  David Watts on October 26th, 2018 0 likes 59 plays 0  

Vlog: A week in the life at NOTTINGHAM UNI

Ali shares a week in her life at the University of Nottingham. Check out Ali's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

From  Tom Travis on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Vlog: Adjusting to life in a city

Moving from a smaller town or village to a big city like Nottingham? Ali shows some of the differences you might expect. Check out Ali's channel:…

From  Tom Travis on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 18 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - Our Campuses

Welcome to Nottingham! We're looking forward to showing you around our beautiful campuses. Here's a preview of what you can expect to find.

From  Ryan Neal on August 23rd, 2018 0 likes 647 plays 0  

Studying a PhD at the School of Medicine

Our PhD students talk about what it's like to study at the School of Medicine and Nottingham. They also share their top tips for PhD applications and making the most of your PhD studies at the…

From  Chin Koh on August 8th, 2018 0 likes 350 plays 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 on July 31st, 2018 0 likes 4 plays 0  

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. 🙈

From  Paul Hodgson on March 29th, 2018 0 likes 26 plays 0  

When you give, you give hope, joy and belief

Thank you for giving special moments. You make incredible things happen and push the boundaries of what is possible.

From  Thomas Hills on March 8th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 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

From  Tom Travis on December 1st, 2017 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Vlog: BONFIRE NIGHT

See how Humeara celebrated bonfire night at the Forest Recreation Ground firework display. Humeara's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaDN4YrUnT-Y6R_Wb1X0jlg/videos

From  Tom Travis on December 1st, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Neuroscience | work experience, projects and being an international student

Marco talks about his work placement at Eli Lilly and gives tips to other neuroscience students travelling from abroad to study at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Zoology | optional modules, field courses and ladybird research

Max talks about the different modules available such as the field course to the Peak District and recommends things for new zoology students to get involved in.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Neuroscience | Australia, research and student life

Eliot talks about his year abroad working in a lab in Australia and gives advice to new neuroscience students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 79 plays 0  

Zoology | parasitology, work placements and societies

Cyan explains her third-year research project and talks about the opportunities available to zoology students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Neuroscience | advice, work experience and city life

Charlotte gives tips for new students and shares her experience of studying neuroscience at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 135 plays 0  

Biochemistry | research, modules and uni life

Emily tells us what it’s like to be a biochemistry student as well as giving advice to those interested in studying at Nottingham.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 148 plays 0  

Genetics | advice, campus and celebrity snails!

Abigail tells us what she enjoys about studying genetics plus tips for applicants and new students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 30 plays 0  

What our MSc Microbiology and Immunology students think of Nottingham

MSc Microbiology and Immunology students share their experiences of studying at Nottingham. Find out more:…

From  Georgina Barclay on October 2nd, 2017 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Why study MSc Microbiology and Immunology?

Our MSc Microbiology and Immunology is a unique course that provides equal learning in the areas of microbiology and immunology. Four students share why they chose the course and what they’ve…

From  Georgina Barclay on October 2nd, 2017 0 likes 270 plays 0  

Every time you give, you give moments like these

Each year, hundreds of children and their families are faced with the terrifying diagnosis of a brain tumour. We believe that these children deserve the best. Our aim is to give every child with a…

From  Thomas Hills on September 15th, 2017 0 likes 81 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  

Experience a day in the life of a student in 360

Join us on a 360 journey through a day in the life of a student at The University of Nottingham. Please note that the video contains flashing lights at the end. Come and see for yourself at an open…

From  Debs Storey on March 31st, 2017 0 likes 71 plays 0  

Olivia's big day - summer Graduation 2016

Graduation is the culmination of your hard work and achievement at University. We followed a Pharmacy graduate on her big day to give you an insight into what it's like to graduate at The…

From  Debs Storey on December 2nd, 2016 0 likes 50 plays 0  

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…

From  Emma Rayner on October 21st, 2016 0 likes 5,171 plays 0  

Vlog - Favourite places in Nottingham

John takes us on a tour of some of his favourite places in Nottingham. Watch more of John's vlogs:https://www.youtube.com/user/JaMSessions92

From  Debs Storey on October 12th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

We Are International

Students and academics from across the world talk about their experiences of studying and working at universities in the UK. This film was created by the #WeAreInternational campaign © 2016.…

From  David Watts on September 29th, 2016 0 likes 602 plays 0  

Vlog: Favourite places in Nottingham

John takes us on a tour of some of his favourite places in Nottingham. Watch more of John's vlogs:https://www.youtube.com/user/JaMSessions92

From  Tom Travis on September 22nd, 2016 0 likes 1,117 plays 0  

Nottingham researchers show novel technique that can 'taste' DNA

Scientists at The University of Nottingham have demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to selectively sequence fragments of DNA in real time, greatly reducing the time needed to analyse…

From  Emma Rayner on July 22nd, 2016 0 likes 90 plays 0  

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 on June 22nd, 2016 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Theologians in Conversation; Love, Death and Existence

Philip Goodchild, the Professor of Religion and Philosophy, notes that in both our ordinary thinking, and in formal philosophical reflection, that love, death, and existence are connected. He…

From  Simon Barnett on June 16th, 2016 0 likes 4 plays 0  

...And they're off - Life Cycle 6 heads off on 170 mile warm up!

A team of 32 University of Nottingham staff, students and friends set off this morning to cycle the Way of the Roses to help raise £1 million for life-changing breast cancer research. The…

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 3rd, 2016 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Vlog: Exploring Ningbo, China

Take a tour of Ningbo with Danny as he explores the city during his semester studying in China! See more from Danny https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRXQxE0OM9gs8-bA6rCzTpA/videos

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 332 plays 0  

Vlog: Day in the Life - Business School

Virginia shows you what a day in the life of the Business School is like. See more from Virginia https://www.youtube.com/user/VirgiMcF...

From  Tom Travis on March 3rd, 2016 0 likes 68 plays 0  

Snail shells offer clue in common origins of body asymmetry

An international team of researchers has discovered a gene in snails that determines whether their shells twist clockwise or anti-clockwise – and could offer clues to how the same gene affects…

From  Emma Rayner on February 18th, 2016 0 likes 387 plays 0  

Fruit gardens enhance mammal diversity and biomass in Southeast Asian rainforest

Traditional fruit gardens planted by indigenous communities in the Malaysian rainforest increase the diversity of the animals who make it their home. The study, led by researchers at The University…

From  Lindsay Brooke on February 1st, 2016 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Vlog: Bonfire Night

Danny went along to the bonfire at Forest Recreation Ground. This is what happened! See more from Danny here https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRXQxE0OM9gs8-bA6rCzTpA/videos

From  Tom Travis on November 10th, 2015 0 likes 81 plays 0  

Vlog: Goose Fair

Michelle vlogs about the fun she had at the Nottingham Goose Fair. See more from Michelle here https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzj8z58N9TWxv3QCj7XWtTA

From  Tom Travis on October 8th, 2015 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Vlog: University Park tour

Our campuses are big and beautiful - take a whistle stop tour of the essential places to go on Uni Park with our vlogger Tom. See more of Tom's videos https://www.youtube.com/user/tomwkli

From  Tom Travis on August 17th, 2015 0 likes 827 plays 0  

UNNC orchestra plays its first-ever headline concert

After four years of preparation, The University of Nottingham Ningbo China’s (UNNC) student orchestra is tuning up to play its first-ever headline concert. Leaders of the 30-piece orchestra…

From  Digital Communications on April 13th, 2015 0 likes 37 plays 0  

International Mother Language Day 2015

The University of Nottingham International Mother Language Day celebration featured crafts, costume, food, games, music and dance performances celebrating the many cultures of the world – and…

From  David Watts on March 19th, 2015 0 likes 31 plays 0  

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…

From  Lindsay Brooke on March 18th, 2015 0 likes 397 plays 0  

Geography field trip to Varese Ligure 2014

Follow the journey of a group of students as they explore and conduct research in Varese Ligure, Italy. Videography and original edit by Geography graduate Myles Grover, music added by The University…

From  Debs Storey on March 12th, 2015 0 likes 185 plays 0  

A Day in the Life

Get a glimpse of a typical day at The University of Nottingham with Geography student Izzy Cross. To watch more Nottingham Experience videos visit…

From  Tom Travis on February 19th, 2015 0 likes 1,960 plays 0  

Sailing spiders

In The University of Nottingham's Spider Lab Dr Sara Goodacre and Dr Morito Hayashi discuss the spider's ability to 'sail'.

From  Lindsay Brooke on February 3rd, 2015 0 likes 561 plays 0  

Nottingham City

Discover the City of Nottingham through the eyes of a student… Nottingham City Council’s student guide to Nottingham is now online at www.nottmstudents.com You’ll find all the…

From  Debs Storey on October 6th, 2014 0 likes 16,524 plays 0  

Life Cycle 4 - the journey

This year the Vice-Chancellor and his team cycled over 1400 miles in aid of Children's Brain Tumour Research. Here's a look at their journey and the community celebration at University…

From  Sarah Blythe on September 8th, 2014 0 likes 251 plays 0  

Life Cycle 4 - for the families

This year the Vice-Chancellor and his team cycled over 1400 miles in aid of Children's Brain Tumour Research. This is their journey. Find out how you can support Life Cycle 4:…

From  Sarah Blythe on September 4th, 2014 0 likes 78 plays 0  

Life Cycle 4 - Riding in honour of Boyan Wei

Life Cycle 4 is under way and this year will see the Vice-Chancellor and his team cycle over 1400 miles in aid of Children’s Brain Tumour Research. Every rider from the Life Cycle 4 team is…

From  Sarah Blythe on August 26th, 2014 1 likes 38 plays 0  

Bacteria resistant materials – £2m to get the ‘inside’ story

Scientists who discovered a group of new materials capable of repelling bacteria have each won a prestigious research award worth a combined £2m to find out why. Their bacteria resistant…

From  Lindsay Brooke on July 29th, 2014 0 likes 628 plays 0  

Postgraduate Student Life

"You may feel like you've already had your university experience, but here at Nottingham we have something really unique and really special" To find out more about Postgraduate…

From  Digital Communications on July 3rd, 2014 0 likes 4,486 plays 0  

Outsmarting the malaria parasite

In the malaria research labs at The University of Nottingham Dr Rita Tewari and her team are trying to identify the best drug and vaccine targets for malaria. Here she explains how.

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 12th, 2014 0 likes 225 plays 0  

Want to know what it's like to have malaria?

Dr Rita Tewari heads up the malaria research labs at The University of Nottingham. She knows all to well what it's like to have the disease. She's had it seven times.

From  Lindsay Brooke on June 12th, 2014 0 likes 40 plays 0