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Edward Lear Discovery

PhD student Amy Wilcockson talks about her chance discovery of previously unseen poems and letters by the famous nonsense poet Edward Lear. The handwritten items were hidden in a large bundle of…

From  Emma Rayner on June 30th, 2021 0 likes 26 plays 0  

University Park Campus tour | University of Nottingham

Take a tour around our beautiful University Park Campus and get a feel for what it's like to live and study at UoN. Have a look round our Students' Union, see the libraries and find out…

From  Tom Travis on June 21st, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

DH Lawrence and Maurice Magnus – a friendship

Dr Andrew Harrison, Director of the DH Lawrence Research Centre at the University of Nottingham tells the story of the author's colourful friendship with an American writer and traveller,…

From  Emma Rayner on June 4th, 2021 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Hutchings on Religious Worship during Covid

On the one year anniversary of the first Covid-19 lockdown, Dr Tim Hutchings from the Department of Theology and Religious Studies gives his take on the effect of the pandemic on religious worship in…

From  Emma Rayner on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 51 plays 0  

The Language of Covid

Professor Louise Mullany from the School of English gives her overview of the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on our language and linguistics. How do words and phrases affect our understanding and…

From  Emma Rayner on March 22nd, 2021 0 likes 112 plays 0  

FoodSHOTS Episode 4: Bacon

An introduction to the science behind bacon and curing with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

From  Tristan Dew on March 21st, 2021 1 likes 16 plays 0  

Baragwanath on Covid

Dr Nick Baragwanath from the Department of Music has personal experience of the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on music performance. The former concert pianist also works at the BBC producing…

From  Emma Rayner on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 65 plays 0  

Helen Lovatt and the Argonautica

Professor Helen Lovatt shares her love of Jason and the Argonauts - the subject of one of her specialist year modules. Find out more about the Department of Classics and Archaeology…

From  Hannah O'Regan on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Overview of the MBA Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module

Dr Niamh O’Sullivan and Professor David Pemberton and others talk about the Nottingham MBA’s Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module where students take on C-suite roles for a week…

From  Victoria Wrigley on February 23rd, 2021 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Melton Hall Tour | Self-Catered Accommodation | Jubilee Campus | University of Nottingham

Postgraduate student Sarah gives us a tour of Melton Hall on Jubilee Campus. #universityofnottingham #meltonhall #jubileecampus #weareuon #extraordinarynottingham Find out more about accommodation…

From  Paul Hodgson on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 55 plays 0  

The Barn at Sutton Bonington Campus

A look inside 'The Barn' on our Sutton Bonington Campus. #universityofnottingham #suttonbonington #suttonboningtoncampus #weareuon #extraordinarynottingham #campustour About the…

From  Paul Hodgson on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Dean of Business School - why NUBS

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that an emphasis on sustainability is at the centre of all research and teaching activities at the School. The…

From  Victoria Wrigley on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Dean of Business School - working with partners

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that engaged research with partners has high impact and leads to sustainable solutions. The Business School works…

From  Victoria Wrigley on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

MBA Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module

Dr Niamh O’Sullivan talks about the Nottingham MBA’s capstone Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module where students take on C-suite roles for a week to run a fictitious company in…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

MBA Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module

The MBA module is all about sustainability in business. Ellen Manning, freelance journalist, talks about her role in running a mock press conference with other journalists, when the MBA students are…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Slavery modelling - Professor Thomas Chesney and Dr Alexander Trautrims

Solving modern slavery and labour exploitation is one of the Sustainable Development Goals. Our research is to understand what works to stop labour exploitation by building computer models for…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Responsible business and management education

Dr Judy Muthuri talks about the Business School’s commitment to the United Nations principles for Responsible Management Education (UN PRME) through its teaching, research and external…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Research culture at Nottingham University Business School

Professor Mihaela Kelemen talks about the interdisciplinary methods of research at the Business School. Staff use a variety of methods including big data visualisation, data simulations,…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

N/LAB

Nottingham University Business School’s centre for business analytics brings other disciplines such as artificial intelligence, behavioural science and geospatial science into business…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Marketing from a consumer’s perspective - Dr Samanthika Gallage, Assistant Professor in Marketing

We need use very creative methodologies to try and understand vulnerable consumers, or those that do not have a voice, so she uses a bottom-up approach by going to consumers first instead of…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 186 plays 0  

Impression Digital

Aaron Dicks, co-founder and Managing Director of Nottingham’s multi-award winning agency Impression Digital, credits the Business School’s Growth 100 programme with giving him the…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Eradication of Modern Slavery - Professor Thomas Chesney

The research group that we’re part of is aiming to eradicate modern slavery around the world by 2030. The team builds computer models of industries to develop hypotheses that support the ending…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Enactus Nottingham team

Natasha Bonner, President of Enactus Nottingham, talks about the importance of the Business School’s mentoring of students in the University’s Enactus team. The Enactus team’s…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Enactus Nottingham Foodprint project

Chris Hyland, Director of Foodprint, talks about the development of Nottingham’s first social supermarket Foodprint. Students redistribute food to the local community and run the supermarket…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Engaged research at Nottingham University Business School

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that an emphasis on sustainability is at the centre of all research and teaching activities at the School. The…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Modern slavery in agriculture supply chains

Dr Alexander Trautrims, Associate Professor in Supply Chain and Operations Management talks about the modelling techniques he uses in research to help policymakers make good decisions uncover modern…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Vlog: Nottingham City Tour

Hello everyone, I'm Savannah and I'm a 3rd year Maths student here at UoN. Today I'll be showing you some of my favourite places and things to do as a student in Nottingham city. Enjoy!

From  Tom Travis on December 7th, 2020 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Business Schools for Good

The Chartered Association of Business Schools (Chartered ABS) and ITN Productions Industry News have released a series of short films that explore how UK business schools are supporting…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 3rd, 2020 0 likes 104 plays 0  

University of Nottingham Rainbow Crossings 🌈

New rainbow crossings celebrate our diverse community. The University of Nottingham unveiled three new rainbow ‘zebra’ crossings to demonstrate it's commitment to inclusivity and to…

From  Paul Hodgson on November 18th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Why you shouldn't panic! | BeU Week | University of Nottingham

Why you shouldn't panic! | BeU Week | University of Nottingham Why you shouldn't panic in your first few months as a student. Connecting to others is vital for our wellbeing as well as…

From  Digital Communications on November 4th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

LGBTQ+ Inclusion in Sport

University of Nottingham recognises how important it is that the LGBTQ+ community feel confident taking part in sport and physical activity and we’re proud to champion the #RainbowLaces…

From  Digital Communications on October 29th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

BUCS Nationals 2020 | University of Nottingham Sport

The Annual British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) National Championships was held over the weekend of 14th-16th February 2020. The University of Nottingham secured 16 medals at the 2020…

From  Digital Communications on October 29th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Vlog: Top 5 Asian restaurants in Nottingham

Joey recommends some of her favourite places to go for Korean food, Chinese food, sushi, curry and bubble tea in Nottingham.

From  Tom Travis on October 29th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

SepEn5 Civil Engineering

SepEn5 Civil Engineering

From  Abigail Bing on October 21st, 2020 0 likes 91 plays 0  

Sc2 Biotechnology: introduction and overview edit

Sc2 Biotechnology: introduction and overview

From  Joe Bell on October 19th, 2020 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Why Study The Pharisees with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks introduces an important group in Second Temple Judaism. This group, whose most famous member is probably Paul, is seemingly familiar from the Christian scriptures – but they…

From  Simon Barnett on September 21st, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Why Study Eschatology with Michael Burdett

Why are Christians interested in the End of the World once again? Michael Burdett argues that the rise in interest in eschatology is linked to our current concern with the future – forced on us…

From  Simon Barnett on September 21st, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Student IT induction

New to the University? Take a moment to watch this video for everything you need to know about IT at the University of Nottingham. You can also view online materials and get help and support from…

From  Christopher Finch(is) on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 1,165 plays 0  

What to pack in your hand luggage when travelling to Nottingham

Etieno shares her advice about what to pack in your hand luggage when travelling from abroad to Nottingham. Click here for more information about the International Welcome Programme and FAQs…

From  Tom Travis on August 12th, 2020 0 likes 176 plays 0  

Mh32 Physical activity - Medicine of the Future

Mh32 Physical activity - Medicine of the Future

From  Abigail Bing on August 10th, 2020 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Romantic Facts and Fantasies - Romanticism, Caricature and Politics

Originally recorded as part of the Romantic Facts and Fantasies exhibition at Lakeside Arts, on Tuesday 20 August 2019. The years 1780-1840 are sometimes regarded as the ‘golden age of…

From  Hayley Cotterill on July 30th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Romantic Facts and Fantasies - Politics and Poetry: The Workhouse at Southwell

Originally recorded for the Romantic Facts and Fantasies exhibition at Lakeside Arts, Friday 26 July 2019. The early 19th century is often seen a time of invention, creativity and technology.…

From  Hayley Cotterill on July 30th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Romantic Facts and Fantasies - Romantic Reputations: Angelic Austen and Beastly Byron?

Lunchtime talk for the Romantic Facts and Fantasies exhibition at Lakeside Arts, originally recorded on Tuesday 2 July 2019. Was Lord Byron really ‘mad, bad and dangerous to know’, and…

From  Hayley Cotterill on July 30th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Foundation Sciences: introduction and overview

Foundation Sciences: introduction and overview - open days 2021

From  Abigail Bing on July 20th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

In Absentia: This is not your ordinary graduation

We can’t wait to invite you back to walk the stage as soon as it’s allowed. Until then, know that we are indescribably proud of each of you. What you have done this past year, in these…

From  Digital Communications on July 17th, 2020 1 likes 2,536 plays 0  

Sc16 Psychology: introduction and overview

Sc16 Psychology: introduction and overview

From  Abigail Bing on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 578 plays 0  

Vlog: Alternative nights out in Nottingham

Nottingham has loads of things to do if you're not into clubbing or just fancy a different night out, from restaurants to escape rooms, cinemas to nature reserves and board game cafés to…

From  Tom Travis on June 29th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Dr Matt Myers - My Favourite Roman History Books

Dr Matt Myers from the Department of Classics and Archaeology discusses his three favourite books about Roman history. Find out more about the Department of Classics and Archaeology…

From  Matthew Myers on June 24th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

FoodSHOTS Episode 3: Jams, fruit preserves and pectin

An introduction to the science of jams and pectin gels, with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

From  Tristan Dew on June 8th, 2020 1 likes 25 plays 0  

Why Study the Book of Jonah with Marian Kelsey

In this video, Dr Marian Kelsey discusses the Book of Jonah and how despite its short length it is packed with imagery. The thumbnail image in this video can be found here:…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Why Study Resurrection with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks looks at what resurrection meant within Second Temple Judaism in order to shed light on what was at stake in resurrection discourse among early Jesus movements. The thumbnail for this…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Why Study Cities in the Hebrew Bible with Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey explains that when we see the names of cities in the Hebrew Bible (especially the names of non-Israelite cities such as Tyre) we should not think of them as simply references to…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Why Study Memories in the Hebrew Bible with Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey examines how the memories of the Hebrew Bible are structured, using the memory of the patriarch Jacob as an example. The thumbnail image for this video is used under the CC0 licence…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Why Study God and the Gothic with Alison Milbank

Professor Alison Milbank argues that Gothic novels – for example, Dracula by Bram Stoker – are part of religious discourse. This discourse arose in the aftermath of the Reformation and…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Why Study Systematic Theology (again) with Michael Burdett

Dr Michael Burdett introduces constructive theology and argues that ‘systematics’ – that one can make a coherent statement about the whole of Christian faith – is back in…

From  Simon Barnett on June 4th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Why Study Theology with Dr Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey answers the age-old question; "Why Study Theology?" with an argument that Biblical Studies is actually far more interesting than Theology! The image used in the thumbnail…

From  Simon Barnett on June 4th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Vlog: Sports venues in Nottingham

Nottingham has loads of sports venues across the city for recreational, national and international activities, from ice hockey to football to watersports and more. Issy talks about some of the…

From  Tom Travis on June 4th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Top 10 Restaurants and Cafés in Nottingham

Emily shares some of her favourite places too eat and drink in Nottingham city.

From  Tom Travis on June 1st, 2020 0 likes 134 plays 0  

Sustainability in Nottingham

From zero waste shops to kilo sales and low carbon public transport, Martha talks about some of the ways you can ways you can live sustainably as a student in Nottingham.

From  Tom Travis on June 1st, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Vlog: My favourite places for a night out in Nottingham

Lucy shares some of her favourite clubs, pubs and cocktail bars in Nottingham and talks about the varied night life in the city. Check out Lucy's channel:…

From  Tom Travis on May 28th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Vlog: Transport in Nottingham

There are loads of different ways to get around Nottingham and beyond, from buses to trams and taxis to trains. These are Ella's experiences of using public transport around the city. Check out…

From  Tom Travis on May 28th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Vlog: The BEST places to know about as a black student in Nottingham

Teddy chats about some of her favourite places in Nottingham to go as a black student, from places to eat to places to get your hair done.

From  Tom Travis on May 27th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Paul Crawford: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Paul Crawford, Professor of Health Humanities at the School of Health Sciences, discusses the Florence Nightingale Comes Home Exhibition which marks the bicentenary of her birth.

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 304 plays 0  

Jonathan Memel: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Dr Jonathan Memel, co-curator of the Florence Nightingale Comes Home exhibition, discusses one of the items displayed: a jug sold to raise funds to help soldiers and their families in the Crimean War.

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Hayley Cotterill: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Hayley Cotterill, Senior Archivist at Manuscripts and Special Collections, talks about a document in the Florence Nightingale Comes Home exhibition: a letter from the 5th Duke of Newcastle, Secretary…

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Research Methods and Resources

Professor Frances Knight introduces the Research Methods and Resources module which is intended to support MA students with some basic skills of research and scholarship. The image n the video…

From  Simon Barnett on May 5th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Technicians supporting University efforts to fight COVID-19

The vital contribution our technicians are making to the fight against COVID-19 if highlighted in this short video. Colleagues in the University's Biodiscovery Institute fumigated and…

From  Paul Hodgson on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

George IV and the Return of the Royal Mistress

George IV inherited the throne at a time of economic stress and popular political unrest, accompanied by a constitutional crisis over the status of his wife, Queen Caroline. On the bicentenary of…

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

'The Diabolical Cato Street Plot'

Exhibition curator, Dr Richard Gaunt, re-considers the Cato Street Conspiracy, by uncovering its motivation, history and consequences.

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Lunchtime Talk: Making Music in Georgian Britain

Professor Jeanice Brooks of the University of Southampton, explores how musical materials were used and displayed in the home during Georgian Britain.

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

An Interview with Jeanice Brooks

Professor Jeanice Brooks of the University of Southampton explores how musical materials were used and displayed at home during the Georgian Era.

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 16th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Georgian Delights: Curator Tour (part 1)

Academic curator Dr Richard Gaunt introduces the virtual tour of the exhibition "Georgian Delights: Life during the reign of George IV (1820-1830)".

From  Hayley Cotterill on April 11th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | EXTENDED TRAILER

We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about gender equality, imposter syndrome and the inspirational women in their…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 486 plays 0  

Teaser | Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face

A teaser for 'Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face'. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

The Nurse | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Stacy Johnson

Asking Stacy Johnson questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

International Students - Stronger Together

Some of our international students discuss their experiences studying at the University of Nottingham, sharing some useful tips of support for other incoming international students. Find out more:…

From  Ryan Neal on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 88 plays 0  

The Engineer | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Sarah Sharples

Asking Sarah Sharples questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

The Art Historian | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Gaby Neher

Asking Gaby Neher questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about gender…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

The Student | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Delphine Avraam

Asking Delphine Avraam questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0