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Open Days at UoN

Take a quick look at what you might expect to see and experience at our open days. Our 2019 Undergraduate Open Days will be held on:Friday 28 June Saturday 29 June Friday 13 September Saturday 14…

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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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Careers advice for Malaysian graduates returning home

Kohila Palanisamy, our Global Employment Consultant based in Kuala Lumpur, talks through the graduate recruitment process in Malaysia, where to look for vacancies and company information as well as…

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Why Study The Aftermath of the Flood in Genesis 8

Dr Tarah van de Weile examines the Genesis story of the aftermath of Noah’s flood. She shows us the complexity of the storyteller’s design and how he want to convey the goodness and order…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Grapevine

Grapevine (Vitis) from the plant family Vitaceae is a flowing vine plant with 79 different species and is an economically important source of grapes, both for the consumption of the fruit itself and…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Wild Pea

Pisum sativum is more commonly known as the pea plant. These plants are well known for growing peas in pods which are the plant’s fruit. This is an important crop now grown in many parts of the…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Ageotropum Pea

Pisum sativum is more commonly known as the pea plant. These plants are well known for growing peas in pods which are the plant’s fruit. This is an important crop now grown in many parts of the…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Spinach

Spinach, Spinacia oleracea, is a flower that is best known for its edible leaves. It is thought the plant originated in Iran and then moved across the world until finally reaching the UK in the…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Alpine Strawberry

Wild alpine strawberry, Fragaria vesca, is one of 20 different strawberry species. The most common strawberry found in the supermarket is a cross between two species, fragaria and ananassa, and…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Rocket

Rocket, Eruca sativa, is also known as arugula in America. This edible plant is in the Brassicaceae family which includes many well-known plants such as broccoli and kale. It has been part of our…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Asparagus

Asparagus, Asparagus officinalis, is a well-known spring vegetable enjoyed since ancient times. A recipe including asparagus is included in one of the first known recipe books written by the romans…

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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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UoN The Hidden Half: Freesia

This X-ray CT scanned Freesia is from the species Fressia alba which is native to the cape of South Africa. Freesias are known for their funnel shaped flowers and are part of the Iris family. The…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Calico Hearts(Adromischus maculatus)

Adromischis maculatus is commonly known as Calico Hearts or Chocolate drops due to their spotted leaves. These plants are known as succulents as the leaves are thickened and fleshy in order to retain…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Tomato

Tomato, Solanum lycopersicum, is a member of the nightshade family of plants which is well known for being poisonous. Luckily for all tomato lovers the fruit does not contain any poison. Tomato…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Sugar Beet

Sugar beet, Beta vulgaris, grows a root that contains a high percentage of sucrose and therefore is used to produce sugar. The first factory devoted to producing sugar for these beet plants was…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Pea (Kelvedon Wonder)

Pisum sativum is more commonly known as the pea plant. These plants are well known for growing peas in pods which are the plants fruit. This is an important crop now grown in many parts of the…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Norway Spruce

Picea abies, Norway spruce, is a coniferous pine tree best known as a Christmas tree! Every Christmas Norway provides London with a Norway Spruce for Trafalgar Square. This tree is native to most…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Maize

Maize (Zea mays), also known as corn, is one of the most widely grown and widely eaten crops. It is a grass that forms large ears full of kernels, which are sweet corn when eaten in the un-ripe form…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Date Palm (Lulu) - Growth over time

Phoenix dactylifera, commonly known as date palm, is well known for its sweet fruit. This flowering plant is in the palm family Arecaceae. Date palm trees grow 20m tall and have large leaves that can…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Congo Grass (Brachiaria ruziziensis)

Brachiaria ruziziensis, known as congo grass, is a tropical grass. In the tropics it is one of the most common feeds for livestock. The grass is native to Rwanda and Eastern Congo but can now be…

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UoN The Hidden Half: Bean (Tio canela)

This Tepary bean, Phaseolus acutifolius, is native to Mexico and can grow in extremely dry conditions. Bean and pea plants both belong to the same family of plants and are grown all over the world…

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Why did the elephant cross the road? In Malaysia they are trying to find the answer.

As economic development forges ahead in Peninsular Malaysia so do the dangers to the country’s wildlife. Roads like the East-West Highway in the north of Peninsular Malaysia can pose huge…

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UoN Hounsfield Facility: Lego Movie

The Hounsfield Facility at the University of Nottingham Sutton Bonington campus houses our state-of-the-art X-ray computed tomography (CT) technology. This enables scientists to explore the internal…

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Durian industry could suffer without the endangered fruit bat

Scientists have discovered that Southeast Asia’s endangered fruit bats – commonly known as flying foxes – play an important part in the pollination of the iconic and economically…

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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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Theologians in Conversation; How do people perceive the Liturgy?

Kevin McGinnell and Tom O’Loughlin discuss the complexity of how liturgy is perceived / received / celebrated in contemporary multi-ethnic urban Britain. An underlying assumption of most…

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Sacred Calendars; The Christian Day with Dr Francisca Rumsey

All religions use time as a central element in the way they celebrate. They have a sacred year – a sequence of festivals arranged in an annual cycle. Most also have a sacred month or a sacred…

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Sacred Calendars; The Martyrology with Francisca Rumsey

Dr Francisca Rumsey discusses the book know as the ‘maryrology’ with Prof. Tom O’Loughlin You can find other videos in the Sacred Calendars series here;…

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#a-zoftheology; X is for anything

Prof. Tom O’Loughlin examines how the use of ‘X’ in everyday discourse is similar to the way that the word ‘god’ is used in Christian theology. Other videos in the…

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Nottingham working with Brazil to tackle the world’s most pressing problems

There may be 5,185 miles between Rio de Janeiro and The University of Nottingham, but take a look at how our research and collaborative work with Brazil is changing the world. Read about our…

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Tri-Campus Games 2016

Highlights from the 2016 Tri-Campus Games at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. Each year the Tri Campus Games brings together students from the three University of Nottingham campuses…

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Book your place on our 2019 Open days

Our University wide Open days take place on: Friday 28 and Saturday 29 June and Friday 13 and Saturday 14 September. Book now to visit us! http://goo.gl/XSYWmj To watch a video about making the…

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Why Study Plutarch and Delphi with Judith Mossman

Plutarch (A.D. 46 – c. 120), from Chaeronea in Boeotia, was one of the most prolific Greek writers of antiquity and his work is exactly contemporaneous with the period of the earliest writings…

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Why Study Disability and Disease with Christina Lee

Dr Christina Lee, Associate Professor of Viking Studies in the School of English, looks at how disability and disease were viewed by Christians during the Middle Ages. She uses evidence that comes…

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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…

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Open days: accommodation

If you're visiting the University for an open day make sure to have a look around our catered and self-catered halls. For more information about accommodation…

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Make the most of your UoN Open Day

Thinking of joining us for one of our Open Days? Well, this video gives you all the info you need to make the most of your day. To book onto an Open Day visit: www.nottingham.ac.uk/opendays

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Make the most of your UoN Open Day

Thinking of joining us for one of our Open Days? Well, this video gives you all the info you need to make the most of your day. To book onto an Open Day visit:…

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Lion dance on Malaysia Campus 2009

This video footage from 2009 shows a lion dance performed as part of celebrations on campus.

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Welcome to the School of Pharmacy - Clive Roberts

Clive Roberts gives an overview of the School of Pharmacy at one of the University's open days. For more information visit:http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pharmacy/index.aspx

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Welcome to the School of Pharmacy - Tom Gray on career opportunities

Tom Gray talks about career opportunities in Pharmacy at one of the University's open days. For more information visit:http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pharmacy/index.aspx

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Welcome to the School of Pharmacy - Cameron Alexander's sample lecture

Cameron Alexander gives a sample lecture for the School of Pharmacy at one of the University's open days. For more information visit: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/pharmacy/index.aspx

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Rachael Murray lecturer of Tobacco Control Interventions

A short video of lecturer Rachael Murray introducing her module Tobacco Control Interventions for the Master of Public Health and Master of Public Health (International Health) course. Filmed and…

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Can a little loving kindness improve our mental health?

Dr Ahmed Mohammed at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus is trying to find out if mindfulness can improve the mental health and wellbeing of young people.

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8. Research and values, Professor Steve Rayner (Circling the Square I)

The below video features a keynote speech from Professor Steve Rayner, the James Martin Professor of Science and Civilization at Oxford University’s School of Anthropology and Museum…

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Keeping hungry jumbos at bay

Electric fences and trenches have proved to be the most effective way of protecting farms and villages from night time raids by hungry elephants. But researchers think they may have come up with…

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Why Study the Eucharist in Contemporary Methodism with David Monkton

Dr David Monkton looks at how there has been a renewal of Eucharistic understanding in contemporary Methodism. This has come about from a variety of sources such as a rediscovery of Methodism’s…

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Why Study Popular Religion in the Middle Ages with Rob Lutton

Dr Rob Lutton introduces an important aspect of contemporary historical studies: the study of religion as a force that shapes lives. Religion, like it or loathe it, has not disappeared from the human…

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Why Study Sufism with Harith bin Ramli

Dr Harith bin Ramli introduces a tradition of theology and religious practice that arose in the third century after the Prophet (circa 9th Century AD) which is known as Sufism. Sufism represents an…

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UNMC students at work in the Orang Asli community

Students from The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) are developing their leadership and management skills by running education and healthcare workshops for indigenous Malaysian children…

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An overview of our Malaysia Campus

Our Malaysia campus, situated approximately 30km outside Kuala Lumpur, is a great place to study and to conduct research. Provost and CEO Christine Ennew, Vice-Provost for Teaching and Learning…

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A guided tour of our Malaysia Campus

Join our students as they take you on a tour of our Malaysia Campus, situated approximately 30km from Kuala Lumpur. Hear all about the teaching and learning resources, accommodation, sports and…

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Malaysia Campus Tour

Take a tour around The University of Nottingham's Malaysia Campus. Situated near Kuala Lumpur, the campus was opened in 2005 and is home to around 4,000 students studying a range of subjects.…

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Study abroad

Psychology student, Caroline Floyd, talks about the year she spent in Mexico as part of our study abroad offer. For more information visit…

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Fast food sensation - Malaysian style

Take five graduates from The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, add a sprinkling of entrepreneurial spirit, drum up an appetite for fast food with the help of social media and you have the…

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Greg Pearson - Environmental Science

Undergraduate environmental science student, Greg Pearson, talks about his experience studying at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus as a UK scholarship student.

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Jon Sheldon - Mechanical Engineering

Undergraduate mechanical engineering student, Jon Sheldon, talks about his experience studying at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus as a UK scholarship student.

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Sam Cox - International Opportunities

Sam Cox is a third-year undergraduate on mobility from the UK Campus. He talks about why he chose Nottingham, facilities at the Malaysia Campus and travel opportunities for international students.

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Vivian Ng Wing Wei - Psychology

Undergraduate psychology student, Vivian Ng Wing Wei, talks about her experience studying abroad at The University of Nottingham, UK, for part of her degree.

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Lim Chuan Yang - Mechanical Engineering

Undergraduate mechanical engineering student, Lim Chuan Yang, talks about his experience studying abroad at The University of Nottingham, UK, for part of his degree.

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Chan Chia Wei - Psychology

Undergraduate student, Chan Chia Wei, talks about studying Psychology and his experiences at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Yvonne Teoh Kah Hooi - Psychology

Undergraduate student, Yvonne Teoh Kah Hooi, talks about her experiences studying psychology at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Bruce Wong Yiung Juan - Pharmacy

Undergraduate student, Bruce Wong Yiung Juan, talks about studying for the MPharm (Pharmacy) at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Becky Wong - Psychology

Undergraduate student, Becky Wong, talks about studying psychology at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Kathleen Kang Yen Li - Psychology

Undergraduate student, Kathleen Kang Yen Li, talks about studying psychology and her experience at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Why study Environmental Monitoring and Management?

Professor Mike Steven, Director of Studies in the School of Geography at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, talks about the importance of environmental monitoring and the Masters course…

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Allan Khaw - Computer Science

Undergraduate student, Allan Khaw, talks about his experiences studying Computer Science at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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Tracey Norkjaer - Computer Science

Undergraduate student, Tracey Norkjaer, talks about her experiences studying computer science in the School of Computer Science at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

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