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#UoNSport online induction to the Fitness Suite

Find out everything you need to know about training in our fitness suites. Watch this video to ensure you train safely, follow our fitness suite etiquette and learn about opportunities we have…

From  Debs Storey on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

VLOG: How To Make Friends At University | first year/fresher university advice!

Ella takes you through her top tips and advice for making friends at the University of Nottingham. Ella’s Channel: https://www.youtube.com/ellhought0n #UoNFreshers #WeAreUoN

From  Paul Hodgson on September 16th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

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 10 plays 0  

International Clearing

Student Kelly talks about her experience getting a place at the University of Nottingham through Clearing. Find out more at https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/clearing

From  Paul Hodgson on July 22nd, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Six tips to get you through Clearing

Six tips to get you through clearing Feeling overwhelmed by the prospect of clearing? Here's six tips from some of our students who went through it last year.…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 22nd, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

UoN Graduation - how the ceremony works

This video is designed to give University of Nottingham graduands all the information they need to know about how the graduation ceremony works and what they'll need to do. For more information…

From  Debs Storey on July 8th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Understanding the Tier 4 visa

Amy Hewitt, Immigration Adviser at the University of Nottingham talks through everything you need to know about applying for the Tier 4 study visa. More information:…

From  Debs Storey on July 3rd, 2019 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Unlocking Talent: Projecting Learning

Unlocking Talent is using XPRIZE winning apps by onebillion implemented by VSO in innovative ways to raise attainment in literacy and maths, underpinned by scientific research from University of…

From  Debs Storey on June 5th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

onebillion app

Software developed to help children around the world to teach themselves reading, writing and arithmetic – and backed by academics at The University of Nottingham – is joint winner of a…

From  Debs Storey on May 8th, 2019 0 likes 38 plays 0  

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 on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Decision making under stress

An investigation into how authorised firearms police officers make decisions in high stress situations is being carried out by researchers from the University of Nottingham and Aston University in…

From  Lindsay Brooke on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 97 plays 0  

#Poliakoffee - the coffee with all the right elements!

‘Poliakoffee’ has been specially percolated to celebrate the Year of the Periodic Table and is a tribute to the university’s own periodic hero, Sir Martyn Poliakoff, who helped to…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 27th, 2019 0 likes 238 plays 0  

#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…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 34 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Claudia's story

Claudia works directly with students at one of our Student Service Centres. Claudia works front of house helping students with any queries they may have during their time here at University. From…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Ark's story

Ark is relatively new in his role as a Senior Mobile Developer but he’s already making waves with his work on the MyNottingham app. His enthusiasm and openness to feedback from students and…

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 0 likes 26 plays 0  

#WeAreUoN Celebrating our EU staff

Our University thrives on the diversity of its people, both staff and students. We collaborate to provide a transformational teaching experience and deliver research of global significance. …

From  Debs Storey on March 14th, 2019 1 likes 64 plays 0  

Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 5. Wise Purpose in Godโ€™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): 4. Violence and Patience, 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, examines his attitude toward…

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  

Discover your career

We offer a world of possibility for our passionate staff, where together we all make a difference. Discover how you can further your career and unlock your potential at the University of Nottingham.…

From  Mark Williams on January 16th, 2019 0 likes 458 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 30 plays 0  

Sports facility access - Aymun

A sports facilities access video filmed at David Ross Sports Village with disabled student - Aymun Khan. The video features Aymun's journey through the facility, from the accessible parking to…

From  Hannah Webber on January 9th, 2019 0 likes 32 plays 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey on December 12th, 2018 0 likes 204 plays 0  

Celebrating our technical talent

Our technical colleagues at the University of Nottingham are vital to the success of our institution, bringing skills and expertise that are essential to delivering research and teaching on an…

From  Digital Communications on November 30th, 2018 0 likes 303 plays 0  

Discovery. For the world

Real world research. Real world impact. Our research knows no limits. Our discoveries change lives across the globe. Discover more about our world-changing research: nottingham.ac.uk/research

From  Sophie Moyses on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 534 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 41 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 38 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 53 plays 0  

Chevening Scholars at Nottingham

We are proud to support Chevening Scholarships, the UK's global masters scholarship programme for outstanding scholars with leadership potential. Chevening Scholars Charles from Nigeria, Ha from…

From  David Watts on October 19th, 2018 0 likes 783 plays 0  

Student IT induction

New to the University? See this video for everything you need to know about IT at the University of Nottingham.https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/it-services/

From  Debs Storey on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 548 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - Keeping informed

There's loads of ways to keep up with the latest news, events and opportunities while you're at University. Watch our video to find out how. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome

From  Debs Storey on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 1,085 plays 0  

#UoNFreshers - Getting Around

With all of the various transport options, getting around campus and the wider Nottingham area is really easy. Watch the video to find out more. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome

From  Ryan Neal on September 21st, 2018 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Vlog: 5 things to do before starting uni

Varun's got 5 top tips for things you can do in preparation for starting university. UoN SU Welcome site: https://www.su.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome/ UoN new students 2018 Facebook group:…

From  Paul Hodgson on September 14th, 2018 0 likes 67 plays 0  

Our brand new Cancer Sciences courses and purpose built Cancer Centre

Academics and students discuss the brand new BSc and MSci Cancer Sciences courses being launched at the University of Nottingham in September 2019, along with the new purpose built Centre for Cancer…

From  Debs Storey on September 7th, 2018 0 likes 277 plays 0  

#WasteNott โ€” the plastics challenge

We've developed new targets to change the way we use single-use plastic. Get involved and play your part. https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/wasteNott

From  Rebecca Byers on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 511 plays 0  

Our brand new BSc and MSci courses in Cancer Sciences

Academics discussing the brand new BSc and MSci Cancer Sciences course being launched in September 2019 at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ccs

From  Debs Storey on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Our brand new purpose built Cancer Centre

Academic discussing the purpose built Cancer Centre which is due to open in winter 2019 at the University of Nottingham. Find out more: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ccs

From  Debs Storey on September 6th, 2018 0 likes 386 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  

I hear what you say! Or do I?

Children rely more on auditory information. This means they are less susceptible to illusions in which vision changes sound. Conversely, adults are more likely to be influenced by what they see, and…

From  Lindsay Brooke on August 21st, 2018 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Banging the drum for quantum physics!ย 

'When the Uncertainty Principle goes to 11' or ‘How to explain Quantum Physics with Heavy Metal’ Yes, a professor of physics at the University of Nottingham, has published a new…

From  Lindsay Brooke on August 15th, 2018 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 796 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 2,768 plays 0  

Why Study The Aftermath of the Flood in Genesis 8

Dr Tarah van de Weile examines the Genesis story of the aftermath of Noah’s flood. She shows us the complexity of the storyteller’s design and how he want to convey the goodness and order…

From  Simon Barnett on July 31st, 2018 0 likes 4 plays 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 on July 31st, 2018 0 likes 4 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  

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  

What is a Gospel with Sara Parks

Prof. Thomas O’Loughlin discusses with Dr Sara Parks the origins of the Christian notion of a ‘gospel’ and how it moved from being a political notion in the Roman Empire, to being a…

From  Simon Barnett on July 31st, 2018 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Why Study Principles in Liturgy with Tom O'Loughlin

What makes a good liturgy? Many approaches are taken to this question – and it is a question everyone asks, at least implicitly, after every act of participation. In this video Professor Thomas…

From  Simon Barnett on July 31st, 2018 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Glassblowing Technicians @ UoN

Our highly skilled and expert technical staff are essential to delivering research and teaching on an international stage. Take a look inside our Glassblowing workshop with Clive and Conor here at…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott โ€“ 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…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Robert Clift โ€“ 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…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Annie Panter โ€“ 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…

From  Debs Storey on July 24th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

#UoNVideoBox at Graduation

Each year we set up a video diary room to see what our graduates have to say for themselves...

From  Debs Storey on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 15 plays 0  

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.

From  Debs Storey on June 28th, 2018 0 likes 1 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 765 plays 0  

Tennis at the University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham boasts an ambitious tennis set up for all levels of player, from beginner to elite. Our partnerships with the Nottingham Tennis Centre, located adjacent to our University…

From  Debs Storey on May 21st, 2018 0 likes 543 plays 0  

Diversity and Inclusion in Sport

University of Nottingham Sport are committed to making sure our community can get involved with our sporting offer. From our pioneering Welfare in Sport campaign to our supported fitness…

From  Debs Storey on May 14th, 2018 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Take the Plastics Challenge survey

We use more than a million disposable coffee cups a year on campus, along with many other single-use plastics. Take our survey and help us set challenging targets to improve our environment and…

From  Paul Hodgson on May 9th, 2018 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Bovine Musculoskeletal Examination

This video demonstrates how to perform a basic musculoskeletal examination of cattle. It includes assessing the cow during movement and under restraint using a halter or cattle crush. It emphasises…

From  Debs Storey on May 8th, 2018 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Studying economics and econometrics

First-year undergraduate Xue is studying BSc Economics and Econometrics. Here, she talks about her experience at Nottingham so far. Find out about studying economics at…

From  Debs Storey on May 3rd, 2018 0 likes 246 plays 0