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A career in tax - it's varied and always in the news

Sam Nield, maths alumnus, is a tax associate at PwC. He secured an internship in his second year and was offered a job at the end of his degree. Sam talks about what he does on a day-to-day basis…

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Mathematics 360 facilities tour

Take a look around the School of Mathematical Sciences to see the range of study spaces available to our students. http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Mathematics

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Remembering the Reformation 1517 - 2017

2017 marks the five-hundred anniversary of the beginning of the European Reformation. As part of a series of events to commemorate this event which has done so much to share modern Europe and…

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How did the Reformers view their own History? with Alan Ford

The reformers were faced with many challenges, but one that is often forgotten was the need to justify their actions historically. How did it come about that the church needed reform? To what image…

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Why Study Martin Luther with Simeon Zahl

Martin Luther (1483-1546) is the most famous of the sixteenth-century reformers who began his attach on the practices of the Catholic Church five centuries ago in 1517. Here Dr Simeon Zahl looks at…

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Carwyn Jones, maths graduate, talks about his first role within the pharmaceutical industry

Carwyn started his career as a medical sales rep (also known as 'carrying the bag') and he talks about what this involves, the training and progression routes. Carwyn is now Partner at Open…

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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…

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Dr Steve Cox and Zak Gittings (Mathematical Sciences) talk about PASS [Peer Assisted Study Support] at the March 16th 2016 e-learning seminar.

Dr Steve Cox and Zak Gittins talk about a scheme in Mathematical Sciences where undergraduates in their second year and beyond assist first-years in their transition to university. PASS [Peer…

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Maths Matters: The maths of the brain

Using mathematical modelling to understand our brain functions and ultimately solve real world problems. Visit the website for the School of Mathematical…

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Maths Matters: The maths of amplifiers

How mathematics can be used to design amplifiers with the lowest distortion. Visit the website for the School of Mathematical Sciences: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Mathematics/index.aspx

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Maths Matters: How does the universe work?

How we use maths in the field of Physics? Described here is how one mathematician is trying to make sense of how the universe works using mathematics. Visit the website for the School of…

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Maths Matters: The maths of roulette

The game of roulette is used to explain probability theory. Visit the website for the School of Mathematical Sciences: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Mathematics/index.aspx

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A - Z of Theology; D is for Disciple

Prof. Tom O’Loughlin examines the various meanings of the word ‘disciple’ in early Christian discourse. #a2zoftheology Other videos you may wish to watch include; Why Study...the…

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Theologians in Conversation; Protestant vs Catholic Part 1 with Alan Ford

Professor Alan Ford examines the origins of sectarianism in Ireland seeing it as an interesting example of how religions relate to identity and how that can easily mutate into extremist and…

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Women in Maths - Weronika Czerniawska

I am a PhD student. My research area and my passion is Number Theory. I am happy I can do what I love.

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Women in Maths - Suzana Aldwaik

I am a PhD student at The University of Nottingham. In this video I talk about my enthusiasm for my subject and what attracted me to study maths.

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Women in Maths - Lisa Glaser

I'm a postdoctoral scholar at The University of Nottingham, that means I'm not a student anymore but not quite a faculty academic yet. Here I talk a bit about how I got where I am now and…

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Women in Maths - Leah Band

I'm a research fellow at the University of Nottingham funded by the Leverhulme Trust. My working life is spent trying to use maths to understand how plants grow, and my home life is spent…

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Women in Maths - Kirsty Bolton

I am an Anne McLaren postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Nottingham. In this video I talk about how maths has taken me from astronomy to my current research on the spread of infectious…

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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…

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Dr Joel Feinstein - School of Mathematical Sciences Lecture Capture, March 2015

Dr Joel Feinstein describes how lecture capture is being used in the School of Mathematical Sciences and the experience of staff and students

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Future scientists explore food with ScienceJennie

How do you encourage children's hunger to learn? How do you inspire a fascination with science? Food is a good place to start. In August 2014, at Sutton Bonington Campus, recent Nottingham PhD…

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Women in Maths - Silke Weinfurtner

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

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Women in Maths - Susanne Pumpluen

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

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Women in Maths - Bindi Brook

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

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Women in Maths - Lisa Mott

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

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Women in Maths - Renata Retkute

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

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Women in Maths - Ivette Fuentes

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

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Women in Maths

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

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Undergraduate study in the School of Mathematical Sciences

Find out what it is like to study maths from our own staff and students in the school of mathematical sciences. There are lots of opportunities for our undergraduates as is explained. Find out more…

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Achieve it - Science at Nottingham

You could find the perfect course at Nottingham Browse our courses: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugcourses The Faculty of Science offers a variety of undergraduate courses within the categories…

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Lindsey Macdougall - PhD Mathematical Medicine and Biology

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

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Tom Wicks - PhD Mathematics

Tom tells us about his PhD, and why he chose to progress from undergraduate to postgraduate study at Nottingham.

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Tom Bennison - PhD Mathematics

Tom talks about the teaching opportunities available for PhD students.

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Timothy Eyre - PhD Mathematics

Timothy talks about his PhD experience and his current job.

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Detecting Diseases in Coconuts

Professor Matt Dickinson explains how this research has led to the development of a transportable device which can detect harmful pathogens in coconut trees and other plants. Video by Debs Storey…

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