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Tennis at the University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham boasts an ambitious tennis set up for all levels of player, from beginner to elite. Our partnerships with the Nottingham Tennis Centre, located adjacent to our University…

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Diversity and Inclusion in Sport

University of Nottingham Sport are committed to making sure our community can get involved with our sporting offer. From our pioneering Welfare in Sport campaign to our supported fitness…

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Take the Plastics Challenge survey

We use more than a million disposable coffee cups a year on campus, along with many other single-use plastics. Take our survey and help us set challenging targets to improve our environment and…

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Bovine Musculoskeletal Examination

This video demonstrates how to perform a basic musculoskeletal examination of cattle. It includes assessing the cow during movement and under restraint using a halter or cattle crush. It emphasises…

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Studying economics and econometrics

First-year undergraduate Xue is studying BSc Economics and Econometrics. Here, she talks about her experience at Nottingham so far. Find out about studying economics at…

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Combining economics with internships

Matthew is a third-year undergraduate in the School of Economics. He tells us how developing his skills through internships has led to a graduate job. See our courses at…

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Why we choose economics at Nottingham

Economics students share their reasons for choosing the University of Nottingham. Find out where economics could take you at http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/economics/study

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Focusing on economic development

Umme is studying MSc Economic Development and Policy Analysis. She tells us what made her choose her masters degree. Discover our courses at http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/economics/study

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Specialising in behavioural economics

Speaking from the Centre for Decision Research and Experimental Economics, Nada shares her experience of studying MSc Behavioural Economics. See our courses at…

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Studying postgraduate economics

MSc student Fei tells us about the support he’s received to develop his economic skills. Study with us: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/economics/study

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Opening the door to a career in economics

Philosophy graduate Fabrizio tells us how his economics conversion course is preparing him for a career in the public sector. Find out more at http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/go/economics-gdip

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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…

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Nottingham and Malaysia Day 2018

On 25th April we celebrated everything Malaysia with a special day of food, dancing, games and staff and student information sessions. These activities were all part of Malaysia week. For more…

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Pioneering a cleaner, greener future

As pressures mount to find cleaner energy alternatives to fossil fuels, our world-class researchers are pioneering alternative electrical power sources that will enable the transportation system of…

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BUCS Big Wednesday 2018

Hosted for the first time in Nottingham, British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Big Wednesday is the UK’s largest event for University team sport. With 11 Green and Gold teams competing…

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BUCS Nationals 2018

University of Nottingham’s Green and Gold took home a record number of medals from the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Individual Championships from Sheffield. Highlights…

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Take a closer look at our geography facilities

Geographers work to understand the world around us. At the University of Nottingham, you will develop your knowledge in specially equipped laboratories with support from experienced technicians.…

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April Fool - #Cattic

Earlier today announced a new space in Hallward Library on University Park Campus where students can study with cats... 🐈 It was an April Fool - tell us in the comments if you believed us. πŸ™ˆ

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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

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SB Cake Off 2018

The 6th annual SB Cake Off took place today at our Sutton Bonington Campus. The event raises money for Vets in the Community and the Terrence Higgins Trust. 🍰

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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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Women Students - Stronger Together

There's lots of support in place for women studying at the University of Nottingham. Meet some of our students who explain what it's like to be a woman at UoN, and discuss some of the…

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Vlog: Gemma & Zach's top 3 things about Summer School at Nottingham

Nottingham Summer Schools run throughout the month of July and offer year 12 students at state-schools an invaluable insight into the possible degree courses and the student experience. These are…

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🚘 Campus CARaoke 🎀 RadioOctave πŸ“»

Next to helm our Campus CARaoke series is RadioOctave! Follow them on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/radiooctaveacappella/ Watch out for more Campus CARaoke videos coming soon! Filmed with a…

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🚘 Campus CARaoke 🎀 Musicality 🎭

First to take to the wheel in our 'Campus CARaoke' series is University of Nottingham's musical theatre society Musicality. Find out more about Musicality:…

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Vlog: Autumn in Nottingham

Vlogger Anna filmed a montage of the autumnal colours on University Park. Isn't it gorgeous?! Anna's channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2pBDVheNC2a4POGDgu_o6w

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Episode 1: Introduction

This episode introduces the series, explaining what economic and social rights are, where they come from, and how they fit into international human rights law.

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Episode 4: Maximum Available Resources

This episode addresses one of the most commonly misunderstood obligations imposed by economic and social rights: the duty of states to use the maximum of their available resources to give effect to…

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Episode 5: Retrogression

This episode focuses on the presumption under international human rights law against the permissibility of retrogression – or backward steps – in terms of economic and social rights…

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Episode 9: Work Rights

This episode outlines work rights (specifically the right to work and the right to just and favourable conditions of work), what they protect, and what they require of governments

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Episode 12: International Enforcement Processes

In this episode, we will focus on the ways in which states can be held accountable for their implementation of their economic and social rights duties under international law.

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Top 5 personal statement tips

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

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UK vet attitudes to pain and painkillers in cattle

Associate Professor Chris Hudson highlights some of the key findings from a recently published paper exploring attitudes to pain and analgesia amongst cattle vets in the UK. See the full article at…

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Research explained: Risk of iatrogenic damage to the sciatic nerve in dairy cattle

Associate Professor Wendela Wapenaar highlights some of the key findings from a recently published paper assessing the risk of damaging the sciatic nerve in dairy cattle after injection in the…

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Leadership Award: Sustainability in Campus Design

Since joining the University of Nottingham in 1995, Chris Jagger has brought a visionary approach to long-term integrated planning, development, maintenance and growth of the multi award-winning…

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When beasties go large: #BeastsofUoN

Who are the #beastsofUoN? Students, staff and members of the community at the University of Nottingham share their green and beautiful surroundings with a startling range of often highly visible and…

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Abdominal examination in ruminants

This brief video demonstrates the key points to include in a basic examination of the gastrointestinal tract in ruminants. Particularly including percussion and auscultation for a displaced…

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What our MSc Microbiology and Immunology students think of Nottingham

MSc Microbiology and Immunology students share their experiences of studying at Nottingham. Find out more:…

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Self-service Reservations in our libraries

Once you’ve selected a book to be delivered to your library of choice, here’s how to pick it up and check it out.

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Self-service laptop loan lockers in our libraries

You can borrow laptops and iPads from most of our libraries. At Hallward and George Green we have self-service laptop loan lockers. Here’s how to use them.

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Finding books in our libraries

How to locate books and resources in our seven UK libraries using NUsearch, our online library discovery tool.More information: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/library/collections

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Booking a room in our libraries

How to book a study room in one of our libraries using NUsearch, our online library discovery tool.More information: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/library/facilities

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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

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A big difference between Asian and African elephants is diet

New research involving the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus and the University of Florida has shown that there are significant differences between the Asian and the African forest elephant…

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BMBS Medicine - an overview from our academics

Our academics give and overview of Medicine at Nottingham, including advice on how to apply.

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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).

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The Future of Research Excellence and Global Impact

Securing sustainable food supplies, ending slavery and developing greener transport systems, are three of six most pressing global challenges the University of Nottingham on the 22 June 2017 set…

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What does a sports consultant do? Richard Watton, alumnus, explains

Richard Watton, who works for The Sports Consultancy in London, talks about his role liaising with cities and sporting bodies to deliver high profile events. He also explores the skills you need and…

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Our research leaders of tomorrow

Our Anne McLaren and Nottingham Research Fellowship schemes produce the next generation of outstanding research leaders. We are recruiting an unprecedented number of research fellows as part of a…

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Rail at Nottingham

Find out what research is being done into rail at the University of Nottingham.

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Automotive at Nottingham

Find out what research is being done into Automotive at the University of Nottingham.

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Seamless and Intelligent Mobility at Nottingham

Find out what research is being done into Seamless and Intelligent Mobility at the University of Nottingham.

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Lower grades than you hoped for on results day? | Clearing and Adjustment

Need a plan B? If you miss out on the grades you needed on A level Results Day, there might still be a place for you at the University of Nottingham. Honor shares her story and advice on how to…

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Higher grades than expected on results day? | Clearing and Adjustment

Wish you’d aimed higher? If you get better grades than you expected on A level Results Day, there might still be a place for you at the University of Nottingham. Emma shares her experience and…

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Changed your mind about what and where to study? | Clearing and Adjustment

Having second thoughts? If you change your mind about what you want to study and where, there might still be a place for you at the University of Nottingham. Gabriel shares his experience and advice…

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Friendship through Sport – Tri Campus Games 2017

This year’s Tri Campus Games saw over 150 students from the University of Nottingham’s three international locations – UK, Malaysia and China – head to Ningbo for a week long…

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Tinnitus: past, present, and future

In this Inaugural Public Lecture, attended by members of the public, students and staff, Professor David Baguley discussed perspectives on tinnitus (the sensation of sound when there is no external…

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Class of 2017 - your graduation awaits

It's a day to remember and we're looking forward to celebrating your achievements with you. Share your day using #uongraduation More information about graduation can be found…

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What a Wonderful day!

Wonder, the University of Nottingham's annual open day took place on 17 June 2017. This video shows some of the highlights of the day. Discover more about Wonder…

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Quantum sensors herald new generation of wearable brain imaging systems

Scientists at the University of Nottingham are working with University College London on a five year project which has the potential to revolutionise the world of human brain imaging.

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Towards smart production of smart products

In our new industrial age, smart factories will deliver highly personalised goods and services. This demands profoundly new approaches to how we create, manufacture and use products, while redefining…

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Transforming healthcare with pioneering imaging

The University of Nottingham is the home of MRI and has an internationally leading position in biomedical imaging research. We aim to establish the University as a powerhouse for imaging in precision…

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At the heart of a revolution in greener transport

Propulsion in transport is on the cusp of a revolution and societies are being challenged to think differently about how we move people and goods. Our discoveries in sustainable materials and…

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Exploring new ways to feed the world

In the face of climate change we must develop new, resilient crops. Yields must also increase to feed the additional two billion people expected by 2050. Future Food addresses the challenge of…

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Helping to end global slavery

There are 46 million people enslaved around the world today. Yet we are at a tipping point: there is a global political commitment to ending slavery by 2030. Our research is helping to end…

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Securing the low carbon bio-economy of the future

Today, many products are manufactured from fossil fuels using energy-intensive petrochemical technologies. We will spearhead the transformation of energy-intensive economies into low carbon…

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Discover our world

Welcome to our extraordinary world. A world where we unlock potential, where we equip our students to change the world, and where our pioneering research solves global challenges. Discover our world,…

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Welcome to our world

Welcome to our extraordinary world. A world where we unlock potential, where we equip our students to change the world, and where our pioneering research solves global challenges. Discover our world,…

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