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Smart sensor bandage for chronic wounds

University of Nottingham researchers have secured a major grant to develop a smart wound dressing embedded with optical fibre sensors to assess whether affected tissue is healing well or is infected.…

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#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

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#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  

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 7 Months ago 0 likes 11 views 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 7 Months ago 0 likes 109 views 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

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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 7 Months ago 0 likes 174 views 0  

How to overcome interview nerves

Everyone has interview nerves but what can you do to let the real you shine through? Kirstin Barnard, Senior Careers Adviser, talks you through the various ways you can overcome your nerves before…

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#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.

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#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…

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Studying a PhD at the School of Medicine

Our PhD students talk about what it's like to study at the School of Medicine and Nottingham. They also share their top tips for PhD applications and making the most of your PhD studies at the…

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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 102 views 0  

Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands

Invade…immigrate…integrate… inspire. The exhibition ‘Danelaw Saga’ ran from 15th December 2017 to 8th April 2018 and told the tale of how the Vikings shaped the East…

From  Roderick Dale 10 Months ago 0 likes 84 views 0  

Liz Nicholl: Facilities for elite athletes at University of Nottingham

CEO of UK Sport and alumna Liz Nicholl talks about how important the state-of-the-art facilities available at the University of Nottingham are to elite athletes. For more information visit…

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Career advice | How to write a great application form

Erica Sparkes, Employability Education Projects Officer gives her advice on making an effective job application.

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 194 views 0  

Career advice | How to ace an assessment centre

Shelley Ashenden, Senior Careers Adviser, gives her top tips for acing an assessment centre.

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 254 views 0  

Career advice | How to make your CV stand out

Cathy Sibley, Employability Education Projects Officer, gives her top tips on how to make sure your CV stands out from the rest and is placed in the 'interview' pile!

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 512 views 0  

Career advice | How to give a strong presentation

Luke Lynch, Employability Education Projects Officer, gives his top tips on how to deliver an effective presentations during the recruitment process. Often this is an activity that students or…

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 168 views 0  

Career advice | How to write an effective covering letter

Hayley Gilmore, Students' Union Employability Manager, gives her top tips on writing an effective covering letter when applying for a job vacancy.

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 367 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  

Karen Cox - Top Three Things

Professor Karen Cox, Deputy Vice-Chancellor 2013 - 2017, speaks about the top three things she appreciated most about working for the University of Nottingham

From  Nancy Coles A year ago 0 likes 9 views

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: 5 tips for getting into marketing with an Arts degree

American & Canadian Studies alumna and BBC Apprentice candidate Rebecca Jeffery gives her top 5 tips for getting into marketing with an Arts degree.

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 14 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  

Congratulations freshers 2017

Congratulations Freshers 2017 - we can't wait to see you in September!

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 82 views 0  

Welcome #UoNFreshers!

Congratulations! We're so excited to see you in September for #UoNFreshers!

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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  

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 188 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  

Course welcome

On Course for Your Masters Course welcome

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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  

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  

Three words to describe UoN | #UoNVideoBox

Some of our students popped into the #UoNVideoBox to give us three words (sort of) to describe The University of Nottingham... Watch more from #UoNVideoBox: http://goo.gl/eTZ5eJ

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 17 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  

Dream Here

As part of our AHRC-funded Connected Communities Project to create Nottingham's first black history mural, the Centre for Research in Race and Rights commissioned Panya Banjoko to write and…

From  Zoe Trodd 2 Years ago 1 likes 68 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  

LawSoc Puppy Room 2016

Puppies descended on University Park as our Law Society organised a puppy room to calm students’ pre-exam nerves. As part of their Wellness Week promoting mental health, the society invited…

From  Paul Hodgson 2 Years ago 0 likes 47 views 0  

C3R - the trailer

This is a short trailer for the Centre for Research in Race and Rights (C3R) at The University of Nottingham. For more informaiton visit: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/c3r

From  Timo Schrader 3 Years ago 0 likes 166 views 0  

A-Z of Theology; Q is for Q

Prof. Tom O’Loughlin introduces the document known in studies of the gospel as “Q”. Q refers to the material that is common to the gospels of Matthew and Luke (apart from the…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 3 views 0  

Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Therapeutics and Nanomedicines

The students of the EPSRC sponsored Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Therapeutics and Nanomedicines at Schools of Pharmacy at The University of Nottingham and University College London are…

From  Debs Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 794 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  

Welcome international students!

A very warm welcome to all international students joining us at The University of Nottingham! www.facebook.com/UoNInternationalOfficewww.twitter.com/UoNIntOffice

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 230 views 0  

Vlog: Healthy eating at uni

Charlotte gives some tips on how to eat healthily at uni. See more of Charlotte's videos https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD-n-vgKgemZ50S0F9t_hSw

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 307 views 0  

Vlog: Dear first year me...

Molly, Josh and David travel back in time to give their first year selves some advice... actual time travel at 3:18! See more from David, Josh and Molly…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 227 views 0  

Vlog: Nottingham Reading Programme

Amy and Laura explain this year's Nottingham Reading Programme - pick up your free copy of The Great Gatsby when you arrive! Find out more here: http://goo.gl/bu6V1p See more of Amy and…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 106 views 0  

Vlog: Jubilee campus tour

Take a tour of Jubilee campus with our vlogger Tom See more of Tom's videos https://www.youtube.com/user/tomwkli

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 633 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  

Vlog: School study vs. Uni study

Studying at University can be a bit different to what you're used to at school. Amy and Laura are here to talk you through some things you might want to bear in mind. See more of Amy and…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 294 views 0  

Vlog: Expectations vs. reality

How does life at Nottingham compare to Tom's expectations? Find out in this vlog! Watch Amy and Laura's vlog about living in self-catered halls https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eubSFYDIY34…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 647 views 0  

Vlog: International #JourneyToUoN

Michelle is here with an essential guide about travelling to The University of Nottingham as an international student Book a place on our Welcome Programme…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 1,868 views 0  

Vlog: Hand luggage tips for international students

Take a look at what Michelle packs in her hand luggage when travelling to Nottingham. Book a place on our Welcome Programme www.nottingham.ac.uk/internationalstudents/welcome For more information…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 1,527 views 0  

Vlog: Living in self-catered halls

Amy and Laura share their experiences of living in self-catered accommodation. See more of Amy and Laura's videos https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXfLBxpMVOtlyagSUxkncWA

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 618 views 0  

Vlog: Living out

What's life like living off campus? Our vlogger Charlotte reveals all. Watch Charlotte's vlog about being a mature student https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPsAkKOGV64 See more of…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 65 views 0  

Vlog: Living in catered halls

What's life like living in catered halls? Michelle talks about her experiences See Molly, Josh and David's catered hall tour https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d6vKgxx6hn4 See more from…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 884 views 0  

Vlog: Making friends and socialising

Amy and Laura are here to give some advice on socialising and making friends at University. See Amy and Laura's Societies video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b5RZjYzWBrk See more of Amy and…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 97 views 0  

Vlog: Coping with homesickness

Worried about feeling homesick when you arrive? Laura and Amy are here to give their advice on how to deal with it. See more of Amy and Laura's videos…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 104 views 0  

Vlog: Packing tips for international students

There's a lot to think about when packing as an international student - Michelle's here to share her top packing tips with you. For more information about packing visit…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 1,441 views 0  

Vlog: Technology

Our vlogger Shane gives his tips about what tech to bring with you to University See more from Shane https://www.youtube.com/user/shanevslife

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 764 views 0  

Vlog: Packing

Have you started packing yet? Take a look at David, Josh and Molly's tips on what to bring for #UoNFreshers Find out more at http://nottingham.ac.uk/newstartersRead our freshers' blogs at…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 2,076 views 0  

Vlog: Societies

What are societies? What do you do there? How many should I join? Our vloggers Amy and Laura are here to explain all.…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 60 views 0  

Vlog: Mature students

Our vlogger Charlotte gives her top tips for mature students See more of Charlotte's videos https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD-n-vgKgemZ50S0F9t_hSw

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 71 views 0  

Vlog: Florence Boot Hall tour

Will you be staying in our catered accommodation? Take a guided tour around Florence Boot Hall with our vloggers Molly, David and Josh to see what it will be like. See more from Molly, David and Josh…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 12,403 views 0  

Student highlights 2014/15

Take a look at some of our students' highlights from the past year.What will your highlights be? #MeantToBe

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 555 views 0  

Congratulations 2015 freshers!

Congratulations 2015 freshers! Keep an eye out for more from your very own student vloggers soon, but for now go out and celebrate! Make sure to drop the video a like and share the joy.

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 56 views 0  

Vlog: Results Day and Clearing - #MeantToBe

Feeling nervous about getting your results? Student vlogger Tom gives his tips about Results Day and things to bear in mind about Clearing and Adjustment. Whatever happens, it's #MeantToBe Find…

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 965 views 0