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Vlog: BRITISH things you'll come to love as an INTERNATIONAL STUDENT 😍

Joey chats about some British quirks that she's come to love while studying at the University of Nottingham as an international student.

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Tropical Biology | Study abroad and travel in Malaysia

Stephanie's highlights from her field trip to Tioman Island, as part of her year in Malaysia on our Tropical Biology BSc. About this course.

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Charles from Nigeria discusses life at Nottingham

Charles Adedugba, a Chevening Scholar from Nigeria, discusses life in the UK and studying at the University of Nottingham.

From  David Watts 7 Months ago 0 likes 33 views 0  

Ha from Vietnam discusses life at Nottingham

Khanh Ha Fan, a Chevening Scholar from Vietnam, discusses life in the UK and studying at the University of Nottingham.

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Vlog: A week in the life at NOTTINGHAM UNI

Ali shares a week in her life at the University of Nottingham. Check out Ali's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

From  Tom Travis 9 Months ago 0 likes 12 views 0  

Vlog: Adjusting to life in a city

Moving from a smaller town or village to a big city like Nottingham? Ali shows some of the differences you might expect. Check out Ali's channel:…

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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…

From  Chin Koh 10 Months ago 0 likes 298 views 0  

Why Study Another Finitude

Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) made the theme of finitude, human finitude, central to his philosophy: humans have ‘being towards death.’ In this video Prof. Agata Bielik-Robson challenges…

From  Simon Barnett 10 Months ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

Glassblowing Technicians @ UoN

Our highly skilled and expert technical staff are essential to delivering research and teaching on an international stage. Take a look inside our Glassblowing workshop with Clive and Conor here at…

From  Paul Hodgson 11 Months ago 0 likes 31 views 0  

Working with children in a charity setting

Claire Perry loved teaching but decided she wanted to focus on the pastoral side of working with children. She's now a Childline Volunteer Co-ordinator for the NSPCC - it's an ideal role as…

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 7 views 0  

Graduate career opportunities within Citizens Advice

Interested in working for a charity? Neil Clurow, alumnus (social policy and administration) and development manager gives an insight into the work of Citizens Advice, the types of roles available,…

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 22 views 0  

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. 🙈

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When you give, you give hope, joy and belief

Thank you for giving special moments. You make incredible things happen and push the boundaries of what is possible.

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Vlog: Halloween in Nottingham

Humeara investigated the spooky sights of Old Market Square for Halloween. Humeara's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaDN4YrUnT-Y6R_Wb1X0jlg/videos

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Vlog: BONFIRE NIGHT

See how Humeara celebrated bonfire night at the Forest Recreation Ground firework display. Humeara's channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaDN4YrUnT-Y6R_Wb1X0jlg/videos

From  Tom Travis A year ago 0 likes 7 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 23 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 52 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 79 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 12 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 120 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 148 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 29 views 0  

Career advice | Get support from a mentor

Nerissa Culli, neuroscience student, joined the Career Mentoring programme because she wanted to find out the differences between academic and industrial research, what lab activities involved and…

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 183 views 0  

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:…

From  Georgina Barclay A year ago 0 likes 28 views 0  

Why study MSc Microbiology and Immunology?

Our MSc Microbiology and Immunology is a unique course that provides equal learning in the areas of microbiology and immunology. Four students share why they chose the course and what they’ve…

From  Georgina Barclay A year ago 0 likes 194 views 0  

Using OneDrive to store and share your files

OneDrive allows you to quickly and easily store your files online. Find out more in this video. https://nottingham.ac.uk/go/office365

From  Tom Travis A year ago 1 likes 409 views 0  

Introducing Office 365

Office 365 contains lots of useful features, from storing files on OneDrive to working collaboratively on documents. This video gives an overview of everything it has to offer.…

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Collaborating on group projects with Office 365

Office 365 is really useful for working together on group projects. Find out more in this video. https://nottingham.ac.uk/go/office365

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Every time you give, you give moments like these

Each year, hundreds of children and their families are faced with the terrifying diagnosis of a brain tumour. We believe that these children deserve the best. Our aim is to give every child with a…

From  Thomas Hills A year ago 0 likes 81 views 0  

Nadia Whittome, first year law student talks about her interest in politics and experience to date!

Nadia talks about her interest in politics and how she has gained valuable work experience including working as a parliamentary intern during the Referendum campaign.

From  Jackie Thompson A year ago 0 likes 93 views 0  

Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - solving a problem for a local community centre

Timi Soyombo, a third-year industrial economics student, talks about the two problems that they solved for The Vine Community Centre - firstly, a lack of volunteers and secondly to increase their…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 483 views 0  

Nottingham Consultancy Challenge - two students share their experience

Loren Querickiol and Deepak Assudani talk about their group project to solve a real-life business project for Romax Technology, a local small to medium-sized business. The Challenge gave them the…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 523 views 0  

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…

From  Emma Rayner 2 Years ago 0 likes 45 views 0  

Experience a day in the life of a student in 360

Join us on a 360 journey through a day in the life of a student at The University of Nottingham. Please note that the video contains flashing lights at the end. Come and see for yourself at an open…

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 71 views 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 50 views 0  

An English student reflects on his internship

Ben Garry reflects on what he has learned about himself and digital marketing from his internship at Impression Digital in Nottingham.

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 12 views 0  

The value of an internship

Aaron Dicks, Managing Director of Impression and Ben Garry, English student reflect on the value of an internship.

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 6 views 0  

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…

From  Emma Rayner 2 Years ago 0 likes 5,147 views 0  

Vlog - Favourite places in Nottingham

John takes us on a tour of some of his favourite places in Nottingham. Watch more of John's vlogs:https://www.youtube.com/user/JaMSessions92

From  Debs Storey 2 Years ago 0 likes 0 views 0  

We Are International

Students and academics from across the world talk about their experiences of studying and working at universities in the UK. This film was created by the #WeAreInternational campaign © 2016.…

From  David Watts 2 Years ago 0 likes 587 views 0  

Vlog: Favourite places in Nottingham

John takes us on a tour of some of his favourite places in Nottingham. Watch more of John's vlogs:https://www.youtube.com/user/JaMSessions92

From  Tom Travis 2 Years ago 0 likes 1,115 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Helping students to build their CV

Ross Davies, Director at Strafe Creative, talks about how they have supported students to gain the skills and experience for the creative sector through the Nottingham Internship Scheme. The…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 87 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Bringing fresh ideas and skills to build the business

Emma Brown, Head of Project Management at Protolan, talks about how the Nottingham Internship Scheme has been so successful because the interns have brought in new ideas and skillsets to build…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 164 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Recruiting new talent for the business

Aaron Dicks, Managing Director at Impression, talks about how the Nottingham Internship Scheme has enabled him to recruit new talent for the business - achieving a 100% conversion rate! Ben Garry,…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 443 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Gaining experience in my chosen career

Rachel Flaxman, classical civilisation student, talks about her summer internship at Green's Mill and Science Centre and how it has given her an insight into a career in heritage. Rachel's…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 586 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Developing the skills for working life

Shannon Berridge, English student, talks about her summer internship at Strafe Creative - how she has developed the work-related skills that she will need for working life and gaining some work…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 162 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Improving my coding skills

Matt Kempa, computer science student, talks about his summer internship at Strafe Creative and how he developed his coding skills through the projects he worked on and the advice from the directors…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 119 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Working for a small company

Ollie Thompson, mechanical engineering student, talks about his summer internship at Protolan - the advantages of working for a small to medium-sized enterprise. Ollie's internship was organised…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 131 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Working in a professional environment

Daniel Markcoons, mechanical engineering student, talks about his summer internship at Protolan - the work he was involved with and how he gained a valuable insight into a professional working…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 614 views 0  

Nottingham Internship Scheme - Making an impact

Ben Garry, BA English graduate, talks about his internship as a digital marketing executive and how he improved the online visibility of his clients' businesses and that of his employer,…

From  Jackie Thompson 2 Years ago 0 likes 900 views 0  

Nottingham researchers show novel technique that can 'taste' DNA

Scientists at The University of Nottingham have demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to selectively sequence fragments of DNA in real time, greatly reducing the time needed to analyse…

From  Emma Rayner 2 Years ago 0 likes 90 views 0  

Why Study Phenomenology and The Turn to Religion

Conor Cunningham introduces the work of the French philosopher Michel Henry (1922-2002) and the contribution that he made to theology. Henry’s work, he argues, can be seen as an attempt to draw…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 2 views 0  

Theologians in Conversation; Love, Death and Existence

Philip Goodchild, the Professor of Religion and Philosophy, notes that in both our ordinary thinking, and in formal philosophical reflection, that love, death, and existence are connected. He…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 4 views 0  

...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…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 8 views 0  

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

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 280 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 65 views 0  

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…

From  Emma Rayner 3 Years ago 0 likes 380 views 0  

Fruit gardens enhance mammal diversity and biomass in Southeast Asian rainforest

Traditional fruit gardens planted by indigenous communities in the Malaysian rainforest increase the diversity of the animals who make it their home. The study, led by researchers at The University…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 84 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 81 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 84 views 0  

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…

From  Ryan Neal 3 Years ago 0 likes 162 views 0  

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

From  Tom Travis 3 Years ago 0 likes 822 views 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey 4 Years ago 0 likes 1,516 views 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey 4 Years ago 0 likes 54 views 0  

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…

From  David Watts 4 Years ago 0 likes 28 views 0  

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…

From  Lindsay Brooke 4 Years ago 0 likes 247 views 0  

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…

From  Debs Storey 4 Years ago 0 likes 177 views 0  

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…

From  Tom Travis 4 Years ago 0 likes 1,938 views 0