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#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 3 Weeks ago 0 likes 221 views 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 6 Months ago 0 likes 14 views 0  

#UoNFreshers - Your First Week

Here's what to expect from your first week at the University of Nottingham. Don't worry if you're feeling overwhelmed - all you absolutely need to do is register and attend your…

From  Ryan Neal 7 Months ago 0 likes 295 views 0  

#UoNFreshers First Day

Your first day at the University of Nottingham is fast approaching - watch the video above to find out what to expect. For more information visit the Welcome Hub:…

From  Ryan Neal 7 Months ago 0 likes 194 views 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 8 Months ago 0 likes 536 views 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 8 Months ago 0 likes 1,482 views 0  

Why Study Women in 'Q' with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks introduces the text that lies behind the gospels of Matthew and Luke – to which we give the name ‘Q’. In turn, this allows her to study what this text says about women…

From  Simon Barnett 8 Months ago 1 likes 16 views 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 8 Months ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

VLOG: 5 things I've learnt from first year

Ese chats about five things she's learnt from her first year at Nottingham. Check out Ese's personal channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQV0i91RlbwGQUOx9fRPvqQ

From  Tom Travis 9 Months ago 0 likes 101 views 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 10 Months ago 0 likes 531 views 0  

Firth Seminar 2018 - Professor John Barclay

Every two years the University of Nottingham appoints an eminent theologian to deliver the Firth Lectures which comprise of two public lectures (since 2012 these are available on YouTube) and a…

From  Simon Barnett 11 Months ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Firth Lecture 2018 Part 2 - Professor John Barclay

In this video, John Barclay, the Firth Lecturer for 2018, presented a fresh reading of grace and gift in Paul's theology – and especially what is found in 2 Corinthians. This shows us that…

From  Simon Barnett 11 Months ago 0 likes 2 views 0  

Firth Lecture 2018 Part 1 - Professor John Barclay

In his book, Paul and the Gift (2015) John Barclay presented a fresh reading of grace and gift in Paul's theology, studying it in view of ancient notions of ‘gift’ and shining new…

From  Simon Barnett 11 Months ago 0 likes 8 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 21 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 77 views 0  

Top 5 personal statement tips

Nick Orchard from the University of Nottingham gives advice about writing your personal statement.

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 48 views 0  

Vlog: Living in a HOUSE vs HALLS

Sophie compares living in her second year house to halls. Sophie's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5yVk7Sw4KXrsisGxvwmfig

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 31 views 0  

Vlog: Things I wish I'd known last year

Sophie offers the advice she wish she'd known before she started university. Sophie's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5yVk7Sw4KXrsisGxvwmfig

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 42 views 0  

Vlog: Living off campus

Hannah gives some tips about living off campus. Hannah's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCoZGyEMMW4ljy1QakZFgcg

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 12 views 0  

Vlog: More things you might be worried about

Humeara offers advice about budgeting, making friends, living away from home and not drinking alcohol. Check out Humeara's channelhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaDN4YrUnT-Y6R_Wb1X0jlg/videos…

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 21 views 0  

Vlog: Things you might be worrying about...but don't need to be!

Starting uni can be a bit scary, so Ali's here to settle your nerves about making friends, living away from home and managing your work. Ali's channel:…

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 22 views 0  

Vlog: Being LGBT+ at uni 🌈

Jamie talks about his experience of being LGBT+ at unihttps://facebook.com/groups/UoNLGBThttps://uon-su-lgbt.com/

From  Tom Travis A year ago 1 likes 133 views 0  

Vlog: Preparing for uni

Ali talks about group chats, public transport and packing before heading to uni. See more of Ali's videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 59 views 0  

Vlog: Uni Q&A with alumni The Anna Edit and Mark Newton

Our alumni Anna and Mark answer your questions about starting uni, moving in, making the most of your time as a student and life after graduation! Check out Anna's channel at…

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 109 views 0  

Vlog: 5 things I've learnt from first year at uni

Find out the top 5 things Ali's learnt from her first year at university. Watch more of Ali's videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 254 views 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett A year ago 0 likes 16 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 44 views 0  

Why Study the Fin de Siècle with Frances Knight

Prof. Frances Knight, an expert on the religious history of the late nineteenth century, examines the religious dimension of the cultural movements we associate with the term ‘Fin de…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Vlog: How to choose a university

Thinking of applying to uni? Confused about where to start and what to think about? Here are Cara's top tips for applying to uni! Here are how Cara's expectations lived up to the…

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 157 views 0  

Vlog: What's uni really like? Expectations vs reality

Has uni been what Cara was expecting? Find out how she's got on during her first semester. This is what Cara was expecting before she started:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pp7P1wC43nE Watch…

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 187 views 0  

Ergonomics and Human Factors MSc students

Kevin Riady and Woyram Kofi-Bediako, students on the Ergonomics and Human Factors Master's course, talk about the programme, their experiences at the university, and what life is like in…

From  Matthew Colver 2 Years ago 0 likes 302 views 0  

Vlog: Moving to university

Cara shows us what it's like to move to university and gives us a tour of her new room. Watch more on Cara's channel:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYUNn1McNM52xUZSU9ohpaw

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 136 views 0  

Making friends at uni - part 2

Our students tell us their top tips for making friends at Uni and how they met their friendship groups. Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ5eJ

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 38 views 0  

Making friends at uni - part 1

Our students tell us their top tips for making friends at Uni and how they met their friendship groups. Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ5eJ

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 36 views 0  

Why Study Ecclesiastes with Doug Ingram

Dr Doug Ingram and Dr Peter Watts look at one short and enigmatic biblical text: the Book of Ecclesiates – sometimes also called Qoheleth – and at the questions is poses not only to…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 18 views 0  

Why Study The Old Testament with Doug Ingram

Dr Doug Ingram and Dr Peter Watts look at the value of studying that diverse library of books that go to make up the Old Testament. This has a value as an exploration of people quite apart from its…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 8 views 0  

Vlog: Pre-university expectations

Cara talks about her hopes and fears for starting university. See more from Cara: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYUNn1McNM52xUZSU9ohpaw

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 45 views 0  

Objects of Belief; An Esther Scroll with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Rabbi Mendy Lent discusses with Prof. Tom O’Loughlin a precious item found in many Jewish homes: a copy of the biblical Book of Esther in its original form as a scroll. Mendy Lent gives an…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 2 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Shavuot with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Rabbi Mendy Lent explains the significance of attached to the festival of Shavuot which takes place 50 days after the celebration of Passover. It was this celebration which was continued by the early…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Rosh Hashanah with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Rabbi Mendy Lent explains the significance of the festival of Rosh Hashanah to the Jewish people. This festival represents the start of the Jewish New Year. Other videos you may wish to watch…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Sacred Calendars; Purim with Rabbi Mendy Lent

Rabbi Mendy Lent tells the story behind the festival of Purim when Jews still celebrate their deliverance at the time of Queen Esther – as found in the Book of Esther in the bible

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 1 views 0  

Vlog: Top 5 tips for making friends at uni

Find out how Emma and Laura became friends during their first weeks at university! See more from Emma https://www.youtube.com/user/MemoriesbyEmma

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 101 views 0  

Vlog: Buying uni books on a budget

Find out Amy and Laura's tips for buying books for university on a budget! See more from Amy and Laura:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXfLBxpMVOtlyagSUxkncWA

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 22 views 0  

Tips for new students | #UoNVideoBox

Tip tips for freshers from our students visiting the #UoNVideoBox. Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ5eJ

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 35 views 0  

What did you want to be when you were younger? | #UoNVideoBox

Students in the #UoNVideoBox tell us what they wanted to be when they were younger... Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ6eJ

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 8 views 0  

Why did you choose Nottingham? | #UoNVideoBox

A student in the #UoNVideoBox tells us why she chose to study at The University of Nottingham. Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ6eJ

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 22 views 0  

Tips for Freshers from Graduates | #UoNVideoBox

Some of our graduates pass on their tips to new students in the #UoNVideoBox... Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ5eJ

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 32 views 0  

How did you feel when you got into Nottingham? | #UoNVideoBox

Students in the #UoNVideoBox tell us how they felt once they got into Nottingham... What more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ6eJ

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 11 views 0  

Vlog: Thoughts on first year

Emma shares her thoughts on her first year at university. Watch more from Emma https://www.youtube.com/user/MemoriesbyEmma

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 46 views 0  

Vlog: Long distance relationships

Amy and Laura offer some advice about how to manage long distance relationships when moving to university. See more of Amy and Laura's videos…

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 42 views 0  

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

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 162 views 0  

David Ross Sports Village - construction update

Take a look inside David Ross Sports Village as progress continues on the build of this £40m project. Once completed, the facility will be an outstanding, inspirational and accessible sports…

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 1,894 views 0  

Pathways: The Nottingham Black History Mural

In 2016, the University of Nottingham's Centre for Research in Race and Rights (C3R), which is part of the Research Priority Area in Rights and Justice, and the New Art Exchange joined together…

From  Zoe Trodd 2 Years ago 0 likes 44 views 0  

Why Study Ancient Galilee with Roland Deines

Prof. Roland Deines explores the ways that the study of ancient Galilee, around the time of Jesus, can throw light on the historical Jesus and the origins of his movement as we hear of it in the…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 10 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 64 views 0  

Vlog: Autumn semester review

Antoinette looks back over her first semester at Nottingham and looks forward to what 2016 has to offer. See more from Antoinette https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_5ZPqvihpHvRPbtGo11Nhw Music:…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 20 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 82 views 0  

Spaceflight may extend the lifespan of microscopic worm

Could spaceflight slow the process of ageing? New research has shown that the effect of spaceflight on a microscopic worm — Caenorhabditis elegans (C. elegans) — could help it to live…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 18 views 0  

Tips for new students | #UoNVideoBox

The VideoBox, a mobile 'Big Brother' style diary room, has been collecting (some) helpful and (mostly) side-splittingly funny footage from students across our campuses. In this video find…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 224 views 0  

Vlog: Postgraduate Study

John talks about his experiences of life as a postgraduate student and offers some tips about the application process. See more from John at https://www.youtube.com/user/JaMSessions92

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 19 views 0  

Nobel Laureate Sir Peter Mansfield has Nottingham tram named after him

Nottingham City Council have honoured Sir Peter Mansfield by naming one of their trams after him. Sir Peter, who won the Nobel Prize for his role in inventing the MRI scanner, said he was honoured…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 200 views 0  

Vlog: First day experience

Shane talks about what to expect on your first day when you move to Nottingham. Find your hall on Facebook http://goo.gl/MQ7cVF See more from Shane https://www.youtube.com/user/shanevslife

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 414 views 0  

Sport Lived, Nottingham Internship Scheme

A short video of interns and former interns placed by the University of Nottingham via the internship scheme at Nottingham company Sport Lived. Filmed and edited by Alex Wilkinson of Alex Wilkinson…

From  Digital Communications 3 Years ago 0 likes 266 views 0  

Study Abroad Myths

Despite the growing interest and the amazing experiences that students have when they study abroad, there are many who skip the opportunity due to misunderstandings about study abroad programmes.…

From  brzmq 3 Years ago 0 likes 24 views 0  

Young Animal Welfare Scientist of the Year

Dr Jasmeet Kaler at The University of Nottingham has been named this year’s Universities Federation for Animal Welfare’s (UFAW) Young Scientist of the Year. Dr Kaler, a lecturer in…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 31 views 0  

Give it a tug and feel it grow

Children and teenagers discovered that you can’t always believe everything you see — or feel — when they were tricked by an illusion as part of a University research project. The…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 30 views 0  

How clean is your car - what the microbiologists say

Microbiologists at The University of Nottingham say your car could be dirtier than you think. The discovery was made when the University’s Microbiology Investigation Centre, led by Professor…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 163 views 0  

How clean is your car - let's find out!

Microbiologists at The University of Nottingham say your car could be dirtier than you think. The discovery was made when the University’s Microbiology Investigation Centre, led by Professor…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 246 views 0