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My Favourite Module: Communicating the Past

Professor Helen Lovatt discusses her favourite module - second year 'Communicating the Past' where students create projects on a subject of their choice. Helen also gives an example of one…

From  Hannah O'Regan on August 9th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Graduation 2021: This is not your ordinary graduation

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

From  Debs Storey on July 30th, 2021 1 likes 684 plays 0  

Searching for snails in Hawaii

Watch Dr Angus Davison, evolutionary geneticist at the University of Nottingham, as he hunts for some very specific snails out in the Ko’olau mountains of Oahu.

From  Robert Ounsworth on June 21st, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Vlog: Figuring out what I want to do with my life | University of Nottingham

Chris talks about how he went from having no idea what he wanted to do for his career, to securing a grad scheme which he'll start once he graduates. He explains how the University's…

From  Tom Travis on February 23rd, 2021 0 likes 74 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 91 plays 2  

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 16 plays 0  

What are you most looking forward to about coming back to UoN?

Our current students share what they're most looking forward to about coming back to the University of Nottingham in September 2020. www.nottingham.ac.uk/welcome #WeAreUoN…

From  Tom Travis on August 11th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Plant responses to flooding

With increasing flood events such as those in the UK in 2019, it's becoming ever more important to develop crops adapted to these extreme conditions. In this documentary, our third year…

From  Amanda Rasmussen on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Plants for Phytoremediation

Understanding plant adaptations and responses to heavy metals is important for rehabilitating contaminated areas. There has been much recent interest in areas surrounding Chernobyl and our third year…

From  Amanda Rasmussen on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Dryland Salinity in Australia

Salinity is a big problem for agriculture in Australia. The causes, plant responses to salt and potential solutions are explored by our third year undergraduate students. BIOS3015 2019-2020 cohort…

From  Amanda Rasmussen on June 2nd, 2020 0 likes 32 plays 0  

A special message from our student midwives #WeAreUoN #WithWoman

We are so proud of our student midwives who are embarking on their final placements. Although they'll have to wear masks when delivering babies to protect against COVID-19, they want expectant…

From  Debs Storey on May 29th, 2020 1 likes 199 plays 3  

This is English at Nottingham

At Nottingham, we go beyond a love of books. Our huge choice of optional modules in everything from Vikings to drama means you can discover new passions, explore what you already love, and tailor…

From  Rebecca Weaver on May 4th, 2020 0 likes 1,072 plays 0  

Vlog: What is it like studying EEE at engineering at UoN?

What is it really like studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Nottingham? Final year student Priyanka gives you the lowdown. Read more about this course in the online…

From  Amelia Pearson on April 24th, 2020 0 likes 216 plays 0  

Midwifery Offer-Holder Day

Experience midwifery at the University of Nottingham at our open days and offer-holder days. Discover more about our undergraduate course, speak to staff and current students, and have the…

From  Sian Leatherland on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Vlog: Tour of Beeston Hall

Ali visits first year student Ciara to take a tour of the newly built Beeston Hall.

From  Tom Travis on October 29th, 2018 0 likes 6,474 plays 0  

MMedSci Medical Education students' views

Full and part-time students on the MMedSci Medical Education course share their experiences of studying the course. Find out more: www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/MMedSciMedEd

From  Phillip Rostron on March 29th, 2018 0 likes 166 plays 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 on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 43 plays 0  

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.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 144 plays 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 on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 88 plays 0  

Zoology | parasitology, work placements and societies

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

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 261 plays 0  

Neuroscience | advice, work experience and city life

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

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 215 plays 0  

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.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 206 plays 0  

Genetics | advice, campus and celebrity snails!

Abigail tells us what she enjoys about studying genetics plus tips for applicants and new students.

From  Georgina Barclay on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 55 plays 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 on November 6th, 2017 0 likes 47 plays 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  Debs Storey on October 25th, 2017 0 likes 90 plays 0  

BMBS Medicine - what our students say

Hear what our current home and international students think about studying Medicine at Nottingham - from advice, to support and studying in the National Health Service (NHS).

From  Debs Storey on August 21st, 2017 0 likes 1,846 plays 0  

Louise, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Louise Wheeler, undergraduate studying Mechanical Engineering student at The University of Nottingham, discusses her industrial placement and the experience she has gained from the University having…

From  Tom Travis on February 7th, 2017 0 likes 108 plays 0  

Steve, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Steve Cave, undergraduate studying Product Design and Manufacture at The University of Nottingham, discusses his industrial placement and the experience he has gained from the University having such…

From  Tom Travis on February 7th, 2017 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Daniel, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Daniel Sanham, final undergraduate studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering student at The University of Nottingham, discusses his industrial placement at Renault F1 and the experience he has…

From  Tom Travis on February 7th, 2017 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Matt, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Matt Farndon, undergraduate studying Chemical Engineering at The University of Nottingham, discusses his course experience and how group work will set him up for a great career in the industry.

From  Tom Travis on February 7th, 2017 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Grace, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Grace Pownall, undergraduate studying Civil Engineering student at The University of Nottingham, discusses her summer placement and the experience she has gained from the University having such…

From  Tom Travis on February 7th, 2017 0 likes 65 plays 0  

Alex, Future Engineer at The University of Nottingham

Alex Grey, third year undergraduate studying Architectural Environment Engineering student at The University of Nottingham discusses his industrial placement and the experience he has gained from the…

From  Tom Travis on February 7th, 2017 0 likes 43 plays 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 on January 30th, 2017 0 likes 200 plays 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 on January 16th, 2017 0 likes 194 plays 0  

Graduate Entry Nursing student profile

Gavin Hibberd-Smith, a Graduate Entry Nursing (Mental Health) student, talks about his experience on the course.

From  Phillip Rostron on December 14th, 2016 0 likes 68 plays 0  

Nursing student profile

BSc Nursing students talk about their experience on the course.

From  Phillip Rostron on December 13th, 2016 0 likes 681 plays 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 on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 110 plays 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 on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 23 plays 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 on September 1st, 2016 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Jubilee Campus - Southwell Hall tour (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Adam gives us a tour of his catered accommodation, Southwell Hall on Jubilee Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8kFind out more about accommodation here:…

From  Tom Travis on August 2nd, 2016 0 likes 4,590 plays 0  

Uni Park Campus - Lenton and Wortley Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Emily gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Lenton and Wortley Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

From  Debs Storey on August 1st, 2016 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Uni Park Campus - Derby Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Maddie gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Derby Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about accommodation…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 14th, 2016 1 likes 32,810 plays 0  

Sutton Bonington Campus - Bonington Student Village (part-catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student James gives us a tour of his part-catered accommodation on Sutton Bonington Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k

From  Paul Hodgson on July 14th, 2016 0 likes 22,899 plays 0  

Broadgate Park (self-catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Grace gives us a tour of her self-catered accommodation at Broadgate Park next to University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 14th, 2016 0 likes 35,023 plays 0  

Uni Park Campus - Lenton and Wortley Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Emily gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Lenton and Wortley Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 14th, 2016 0 likes 38,693 plays 0  

Uni Park Campus - Ancaster Hall (catered accommodation)

Undergraduate student Brianna gives us a tour of her catered accommodation, Ancaster Hall on University Park Campus. Watch more hall tours here: https://goo.gl/qUdg8k Find out more about…

From  Paul Hodgson on July 14th, 2016 0 likes 42,356 plays 0  

Daniel Sykes a BP scholar

Daniel Sykes is studying BSc Theoretical Physics at The University of Nottingham and has been awarded an industry scholar from BP for the duration of his study. Here Daniel talks about the benefit of…

From  Digital Communications on June 28th, 2016 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Vlog: Uni jargon buster 101

What exactly *is* a fresher? What's the difference between a lecture and a seminar? Who in the world is a personal tutor? Emma's here to explain some of those unfamiliar words you might…

From  Tom Travis on April 14th, 2016 0 likes 99 plays 0  

Study Architectural Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Architectural Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Architectural Engineering at The University…

From  Tom Travis on April 11th, 2016 0 likes 174 plays 0  

Study Electrical and Electronic Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Electrical and Electronic Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Electrical and Electronic…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 161 plays 0  

Study Chemical and Environmental Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our UK top 10 Chemical and Environmental Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Chemical and…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 481 plays 0  

Study Architecture at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Architecture department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Architecture at The University of Nottingham go to…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 127 plays 0  

Study Civil Engineering at The University of Nottingham

Imagine a typical day in our Civil Engineering department and discover why it's #MeantToBe the course for you. To find out more about studying Civil Engineering at The University of Nottingham…

From  Tom Travis on March 16th, 2016 0 likes 145 plays 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 on March 3rd, 2016 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Vlog: UCAS visit days

Student vlogger Tom explains what UCAS visit days are all about and why offer holders should come along. You can find all our offer holders information here:…

From  Tom Travis on February 2nd, 2016 0 likes 752 plays 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 on February 2nd, 2016 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Vlog: Bonfire Night

Danny went along to the bonfire at Forest Recreation Ground. This is what happened! See more from Danny here https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRXQxE0OM9gs8-bA6rCzTpA/videos

From  Tom Travis on November 10th, 2015 0 likes 83 plays 0  

Vlog: Goose Fair

Michelle vlogs about the fun she had at the Nottingham Goose Fair. See more from Michelle here https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzj8z58N9TWxv3QCj7XWtTA

From  Tom Travis on October 8th, 2015 0 likes 86 plays 0  

Vlog: Get involved with the Nottingham Reading Programme!

Have you started reading your free copy of The Great Gatsby?Amy and Laura are here to give you some pointers to think about for your reading group. Share your thoughts about the book using #ReadNotts…

From  Tom Travis on September 29th, 2015 0 likes 151 plays 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 on September 23rd, 2015 0 likes 332 plays 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 on September 23rd, 2015 0 likes 238 plays 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 on September 23rd, 2015 0 likes 106 plays 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 on September 23rd, 2015 0 likes 666 plays 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 on September 23rd, 2015 0 likes 430 plays 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 on September 15th, 2015 0 likes 514 plays 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 on September 11th, 2015 0 likes 671 plays 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 on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 2,287 plays 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 on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 1,829 plays 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 on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 698 plays 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 on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 72 plays 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 on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 993 plays 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 on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 107 plays 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 on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 113 plays 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 on September 4th, 2015 0 likes 1,834 plays 0  

Vlog: Sutton Bonington tour

Take a tour of Sutton Bonington with our vlogger Charlotte. See more of Charlotte's videos https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD-n-vgKgemZ50S0F9t_hSw

From  Tom Travis on September 3rd, 2015 0 likes 933 plays 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 on August 26th, 2015 0 likes 767 plays 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 on August 26th, 2015 0 likes 2,077 plays 0