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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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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…

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Olivia's big day - summer Graduation 2016

Graduation is the culmination of your hard work and achievement at University. We followed a Pharmacy graduate on her big day to give you an insight into what it's like to graduate at The…

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Lonely ‘lefty’ seeks mate for love – and genetic study

Scientists at The University of Nottingham hoping to study the genetics of an ultra-rare garden snail are asking the public for its help in finding the lonely mollusc a mate. The…

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...And they're off - Life Cycle 6 heads off on 170 mile warm up!

A team of 32 University of Nottingham staff, students and friends set off this morning to cycle the Way of the Roses to help raise £1 million for life-changing breast cancer research. The…

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Vlog: Exploring Ningbo, China

Take a tour of Ningbo with Danny as he explores the city during his semester studying in China! See more from Danny https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRXQxE0OM9gs8-bA6rCzTpA/videos

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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...

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Snail shells offer clue in common origins of body asymmetry

An international team of researchers has discovered a gene in snails that determines whether their shells twist clockwise or anti-clockwise – and could offer clues to how the same gene affects…

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Inside Project Transform: Business Continuity

Project Transform's business continuity team have been working with the University of Nottingham to ensure that after GoLive 2 we will still be able to deliver processes relating to the student…

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Nottingham City

Discover the City of Nottingham through the eyes of a student… Nottingham City Council’s student guide to Nottingham is now online at www.nottmstudents.com You’ll find all the…

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Vlog: University Park tour

Our campuses are big and beautiful - take a whistle stop tour of the essential places to go on Uni Park with our vlogger Tom. See more of Tom's videos https://www.youtube.com/user/tomwkli

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What is Project Transform?

In this video Professor Sir David Greenaway, Professor Karen Cox and Professor Sarah O'Hara describe what Project Transform is and how it will benefit the University's staff and students…

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Inside Project Transform: Thoughts from UNNC

Project Transform looks to improve academic administration at The University of Nottingham. Rolling out across our UK, China and Malaysia locations, this ambitious programme will start with two…

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Inside Project Transform: Thoughts from UNMC

Project Transform looks to improve academic administration at The University of Nottingham. Rolling out across our UK, China and Malaysia locations, this ambitious programme will start with two…

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UNNC orchestra plays its first-ever headline concert

After four years of preparation, The University of Nottingham Ningbo China’s (UNNC) student orchestra is tuning up to play its first-ever headline concert. Leaders of the 30-piece orchestra…

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International Mother Language Day 2015

The University of Nottingham International Mother Language Day celebration featured crafts, costume, food, games, music and dance performances celebrating the many cultures of the world – and…

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Professor Jonathan Ball talks about being a British Science Association Media Fellow

Jonathan Ball is a Professor of Molecular Virology in the School of Life Sciences at The University of Nottingham. As a BSA Media Fellow he has become a science communicator convert. He has been…

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Geography field trip to Varese Ligure 2014

Follow the journey of a group of students as they explore and conduct research in Varese Ligure, Italy. Videography and original edit by Geography graduate Myles Grover, music added by The University…

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A Day in the Life

Get a glimpse of a typical day at The University of Nottingham with Geography student Izzy Cross. To watch more Nottingham Experience videos visit…

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Sailing spiders

In The University of Nottingham's Spider Lab Dr Sara Goodacre and Dr Morito Hayashi discuss the spider's ability to 'sail'.

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Nottingham City

Discover the City of Nottingham through the eyes of a student… Nottingham City Council’s student guide to Nottingham is now online at www.nottmstudents.com You’ll find all the…

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Life Cycle 4 - the journey

This year the Vice-Chancellor and his team cycled over 1400 miles in aid of Children's Brain Tumour Research. Here's a look at their journey and the community celebration at University…

From  Sarah Blythe 3 Years ago 0 likes 246 views 0  

Postgraduate Student Life

"You may feel like you've already had your university experience, but here at Nottingham we have something really unique and really special" To find out more about Postgraduate…

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Outsmarting the malaria parasite

In the malaria research labs at The University of Nottingham Dr Rita Tewari and her team are trying to identify the best drug and vaccine targets for malaria. Here she explains how.

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Want to know what it's like to have malaria?

Dr Rita Tewari heads up the malaria research labs at The University of Nottingham. She knows all to well what it's like to have the disease. She's had it seven times.

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Supporting Palliative and End of Life Care

Palliative and end of life care could ease the suffering and distress of 100 million patients and their relatives a year across the world. Yet only a small minority receive it. Will you help give all…

From  Deborah Storey 3 Years ago 0 likes 68 views 0  

Fruit and veg - 5 a day advice

Dietitians Week 9 - 13 June 2014 - Iga Kasperek, a Masters in Nutrition student at The University of Nottingham, was President and is now Vice-President of the University’s Nutrition and…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 67 views 0  

British Museum Vikings exhibition helps researchers translate Norse heritage

The first major exhibition on Vikings at the British Museum for over 30 years which opened on 6 March in London highlights a new research project by Viking experts at The University of Nottingham. …

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Celebrating The International Student Experience

A selection of photographs taken by The University of Nottingham's international students while enjoying their time in the UK. Some of these are from excursions organised by the International…

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An overview of our China campus

Our China campus, based in Ningbo, is a great place to study and to conduct research. Provost Nick Miles and Vice Provost Julie Sanders explain the strengths of such a dynamic and rapidly expanding…

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The city of Ningbo

Discover the city of Ningbo, China. With a population of over 10 million people, the city boasts a dynamic mix of both traditional and modern architecture and attractions. For more information…

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Can we ever mend a broken heart?

Playing cupid - stem cell biologists at The University of Nottingham are looking at ways to mend our broken hearts.

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The University of Nottingham Scholarships Reception Nov 2013

Students across our University are benefitting from scholarships, bursaries, and prizes thanks to the support of our Donors. In this video, attendees at our Scholarships Reception tell us just how…

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Student life at The University of Nottingham

First year Zoology student, James Smith, gives us a snapshot view of student life at The University of Nottingham. To watch more Nottingham Experience videos…

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Nottingham City

Have a look at just some of the things that make Nottingham great and find out what our students love about the city. For more information visit www.nottingham.ac.uk/studywithus/nottinghamlife To…

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Achieve it - Medicine and Health Sciences at Nottingham

You could find the perfect course at Nottingham Browse our courses: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugcourses The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences offers a variety of undergraduate courses…

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Maysoun Mustafa - PhD Biosciences

PhD Biosciences student, Maysoun Mustafa, talks about her research on underutilised fruits and her experience of studying in the School of Biosciences.

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Re-writing the research on the treatment of infection

A major breakthrough in the search for alternatives to antibiotics and the treatment of infection could provide microbiologists with a whole new insight into the way germs co-exist with or attack…

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Making sure the food we grow is good enough to eat

A new Centre of Excellence for Post-Harvest Biotechnology has opened at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. It aims to reduce food losses and improve overall quality and food safety.

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The Nottingham Life Cycle 3 - Day 3

Day 3 turned into a rainy 92 mile cycle from Slaley to Innerleithen. The waterproofs were out but at least the Sat Nav was working! After two successful Life Cycles the Vice-Chancellor and his…

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The Nottingham Life Cycle 3 - Day 2

Day 2 proved to be an uphill challenge for the Life Cycle team. The cycle from York to Slaley was not all plain sailing as Steve Wright, one of the University's Chauffeurs explains. After two…

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The Nottingham Life Cycle 3 - Day 1

After two successful Life Cycles the Vice-Chancellor and his team are back in the saddle for Nottingham Life Cycle 3. This year's 1,100+ mile challenge will take in major cities and capitals of…

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Ben Arnold - MSc Corporate Strategy and Governance

Ben explains how he has been supported playing hockey alongside studying at the University of Nottingham. Video by Debs Storey http://www.linkedin.com/in/debsstorey

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