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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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Art Digital Day: Research

Staff from across the faculty gathered in Highfield House on 11th October for the Arts Digital Day, an afternoon where staff shared developments in digital teaching and learning and digital research.…

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From animal science degree to project management

Sarah Johns, Project Manager and animal sciences alumna talks about what her roles in project management within the science sector. She explains the relevance of her degree to project management and…

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Zoology | parasitology, work placements and societies

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

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Neuroscience | advice, work experience and city life

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

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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.

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Using OneDrive to store and share your files

OneDrive allows you to quickly and easily store your files online. Find out more in this video. https://nottingham.ac.uk/go/office365

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Introducing Office 365

Office 365 contains lots of useful features, from storing files on OneDrive to working collaboratively on documents. This video gives an overview of everything it has to offer.…

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Collaborating on group projects with Office 365

Office 365 is really useful for working together on group projects. Find out more in this video. https://nottingham.ac.uk/go/office365

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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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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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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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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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Project Tshela (live build project)

Project Tshela is the sixth instalment in the University’s live build initiative which gives second-year Architecture students the opportunity to design and build a nursery in South Africa.…

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Student Services - changes for students

There are a number of upcoming changes to Student Services. This video introduces MyNottingham and the new Student Service Centres. For more information, visit www.nottingham.ac.uk/studentservices.

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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…

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Rebecca's story: Children's Brain Tumour Research

Sue Clark talks to us about her daughter Rebecca, who continues to benefit from the ongoing work of the Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre (CBTRC) here in Nottingham.…

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Tarzeen's story: Scholarships

Scholarship recipient Tarzeen tells us how her scholarship has made a real difference to her time here at Nottingham. http://nott.ac.uk/scholarship

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Charlotte's story: Nottingham Potential

Summer School Ambassador Charlotte tells us how Nottingham Potential has helped her and why it is such an important project to be involved in. http://nott.ac.uk/nottinghampotential

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Impact - The Nottingham Campaign

In this short film we meet some of the people benefiting from, and working on, the campaign's fundraising efforts so far and hear how Impact: The Nottingham Campaign is directly helping them.…

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Inside Project Transform: Business Continuity

Project Transform's business continuity team have been working with the University of Nottingham to ensure that after GoLive 2 we will still be able to deliver processes relating to the student…

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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…

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What is Project Transform?

In this video Professor Sir David Greenaway, Professor Karen Cox and Professor Sarah O'Hara describe what Project Transform is and how it will benefit the University's staff and students…

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Inside Project Transform: Thoughts from UNNC

Project Transform looks to improve academic administration at The University of Nottingham. Rolling out across our UK, China and Malaysia locations, this ambitious programme will start with two…

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Inside Project Transform: Thoughts from UNMC

Project Transform looks to improve academic administration at The University of Nottingham. Rolling out across our UK, China and Malaysia locations, this ambitious programme will start with two…

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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 4 Years ago 0 likes 250 views 0  

Breathing new life into the yoga experience

A unique new architectural environment for people who practice yoga and meditation is planning to take this ancient discipline into the digital era. ‘ExoBuilding’ is a piece of…

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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.

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Les Reid presentation

Les Reid'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.

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Hywel Maslen presentation

Hywel Maslen'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.

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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.

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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…

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New piano keeps Derby in tune

The University of Nottingham at Derby Choir society benefited from Cascade funding for a new piano. In this video, students involved in the choir explain why the piano is such an important part of…

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Windows on War

A short film on the Windows on War project. Listen to project participants and how they built the online exhibition. For more information visit: http://windowsonwar.nottingham.ac.uk/

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Remembering Nottingham

By remembering The University of Nottingham in your Will, you can make an impact that will touch generations. This video showcases just some some of the ways that legacy gifts are making a crucial…

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The University of Nottingham Scholarships Reception Nov 2013

Students across our University are benefitting from scholarships, bursaries, and prizes thanks to the support of our Donors. In this video, attendees at our Scholarships Reception tell us just how…

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The Nottingham New Theatre Seat Naming Appeal Launch

BBC Broadcaster and University of Nottingham Alumnus Matthew Bannister helps launch a new seat-naming appeal to raise funds for England's first and only entirely student-run theatre. To find out…

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Impact Campaign - An Introduction

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

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Impact Campaign - Ingenuity

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

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Impact Campaign - The Nottingham Experience

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

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Impact Campaign - Health and Well-Being

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

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Impact Campaign - Sustainable Futures

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

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Impact Campaign - Nurturing Talent

Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact…

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The University of Nottingham's Doctoral Training Centres

Professor Jerry Roberts explains how the Doctoral Training Centres can benefit both students and industry. To read more about the Doctoral Training Centres visit http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/dtc

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Horizon - Shaping the Future through Ubiquitous Technology

The Horizon project looks to the future, exploring the line between privacy and security through data collection and appropriate usage of personal information. Find out more about the Horizon…

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Global Food Security and Efficient Plants

How are scientists working to double global food production by 2050? The University of Nottingham is producing world-class research into producing nutrition-efficient plants, as part of a wider look…

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Young Carers and Young Adult Carers

Nearly one million children and young people provide unpaid care to family members. Will you help support the invisible army of children and young adults who have to care at home?

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The Vaughan Parry Williams Coaching Fund

Sports coaches are the driving force behind sporting success. Will you help take Nottingham's student sport to new heights?

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Stroke Rehabilitation

Will you help stroke survivors and their carers rebuild their lives? An estimated 15 million people worldwide suffer from strokes each year. Five million will die and another five million will…

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Bioenergy

Fossil fuels provide 95% of the world's total energy, yet are considered to be the largest contributing factor to global warming. Will you help us to develop sustainable solutions to secure…

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Dr George Rice - Manager, Technology Demonstrator

George talks about the results of research at the University of Nottingham. Video by Debs Storey http://www.linkedin.com/in/debsstorey

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Scholarships and Bursaries

A university education and an enriching student experience should not be limited by financial constraints. Will you help support the aspirations of the brightest and best students? More…

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MRI and the Developing Brain

One in five children will suffer from a mental health disorder. Will you help improve quality of life for children with mental health problems? http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/impactcampaign

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Cascade

We want the student experience at Nottingham to be outstanding, not only in our lecture theatres, laboratories and libraries, but in the wealth of opportunities available through societies and…

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Nottingham Potential

"Learning is the greatest game in life and the most fun." Glenn Doman, founder of the Institutes for the Achievement of Human Potential. With the support of philanthropists who share the…

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The New Theatre

The only 100% student-run theatre in England Will you help the New Theatre maintain its pioneering status?

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The Nottingham Advantage Award

Graduates need more than academic knowledge and skills to stand out from the crowd in today's competitive global job market. Will you help promote the employability of our graduates?

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Nottingham University Samworth Academy

The Nottingham University Samworth Academy replaced an unpopular comprehensive school on a Bilborough council estate. The academy -- already oversubscribed -- offers an inspirational setting for the…

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Offshore Wind Turbines

Since 2005, the Engineering Faculty has been developing systems to harvest renewable energy in the form of compressed air, and storing that air as necessary. This opens up the possibility of a…

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Sickle Cell Disorder Monitor

Sickle Cell Disorder is the most common genetic condition in England and is associated with high morbidity. Will you help predict onset of a sickle cell crisis and improve quality of life for…

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Solar Cells

Today's solar cells convert just a third of the sun's energy into electricity. Will you help optimise solar power to secure clean and sustainable energy? For more on the Impact Campaign…

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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.…

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Lakeside: Cultural Impact

One million people have experienced prestigious exhibitions, innovative theatre and creative workshops at Lakeside in the past ten years. Will you help Lakeside reach out to a further one million…

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Pain and Arthritis

Millions of people in the UK live with chronic pain every day. Will you help relieve the crippling pain of arthritis sufferers? People with arthritis live with severe pain. Even just getting dressed…

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Hospital Superbugs

Hospital superbugs kill at least 5,000 people each year in the UK alone and cost the NHS £1 billion. Will you help us to fight hospital infections and save lives?

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Global Food Security

The University of Nottingham understands the diversity of factors that contribute to making food security one of the most important global issues today. Will you help us to identify environmentally,…

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Heartlight: Newborn Resuscitation

When a newborn baby doesn't breathe, every second counts. Will you help save the lives of newborn babies and improve their outcomes? http:www.nottingham.ac.uk/impactcampaign

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Career Development and Employability Hub

With 70 applications submitted for every graduate job, the need for careers and employability support for students has never been greater. Will you help our graduates to succeed in the most…

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