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Samantha Morton Honorary Degree Speech December 2019

Internationally acclaimed actor Samantha Morton was back in her home city of Nottingham on Tuesday 10 December 2019 when she was awarded an honorary degree by The University of Nottingham. Morton,…

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Compelling new video raises awareness of eating disorder in men and boys

This video has been produced as part of the University of Nottingham's Institute for Policy and Engagement 'Limelight' series. The programme is throwing a spotlight on some of the…

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The Lady of Wollaton Hall ~ a ghost story | University of Nottingham

Not far from the University of Nottingham lies Wollaton Hall; historical, beautiful… and haunted. This Halloween, join our very own Alex Bell as he tells one of the hall’s most…

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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…

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Welcome to your home from home.

Home isn’t a place – it’s the feeling that you’re free to be whoever you want to be. And you’ve just found it. We can’t wait to welcome you to the University of…

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Archaeology Labs Tour 2021

Final Year student Rachel Rolph takes us on a tour of the Archaeology Labs and explains what happens in the Bones, Materials and Teaching Labs with the aid of a few friendly lecturers.

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Nottingham Africa Policy Dialogue Webinar - Digital Transformation - 26 July 2021

Welcome to the the inaugural University of Nottingham Africa Policy Dialogue Webinar held on 26 July 2021. The keynote speaker was H.E. Alhaji Dr Bawumia, Vice-President of the Republic of Ghana…

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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…

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Class of 2021 - a message from our Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor | University of Nottingham

On Wednesday 4 August we celebrate our extraordinary Class of 2021 online rather than in person. Here's a message from our Chancellor Baroness Young of Hornsey OBE and Vice-Chancellor Shearer…

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Edward Lear Discovery

PhD student Amy Wilcockson talks about her chance discovery of previously unseen poems and letters by the famous nonsense poet Edward Lear. The handwritten items were hidden in a large bundle of…

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The ULTIMATE guide to Nottingham city

Take a tour of Nottingham city centre and find out about everything from its vibrant nightlife, shops, cafes, restaurants, culture and parks.

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University Park Campus tour | University of Nottingham

Take a tour around our beautiful University Park Campus and get a feel for what it's like to live and study at UoN. Have a look round our Students' Union, see the libraries and find out…

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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.

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DH Lawrence and Maurice Magnus – a friendship

Dr Andrew Harrison, Director of the DH Lawrence Research Centre at the University of Nottingham tells the story of the author's colourful friendship with an American writer and traveller,…

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Future Food | building a rhizotron system: time-lapse

A time-lapse video of the assembly process of building a rhizotron system - part of the Future Food Beacon. For more information visit:…

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Normal Never Changed the World: Join the University of Nottingham in 2022

Going to university in 2022? Join the world-renowned University of Nottingham for exceptional teaching and student experience. A place where we don’t settle for ordinary, average, everyday -…

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Hutchings on Religious Worship during Covid

On the one year anniversary of the first Covid-19 lockdown, Dr Tim Hutchings from the Department of Theology and Religious Studies gives his take on the effect of the pandemic on religious worship in…

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Covid-19 Day of Reflection: A Year on at UoN

It's been one year since the University of Nottingham - along with the rest of the country - went into lockdown. As we mark this #DayOfReflection, we wanted to take a moment to say: thank you. …

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The Language of Covid

Professor Louise Mullany from the School of English gives her overview of the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on our language and linguistics. How do words and phrases affect our understanding and…

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FoodSHOTS Episode 4: Bacon

An introduction to the science behind bacon and curing with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

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Baragwanath on Covid

Dr Nick Baragwanath from the Department of Music has personal experience of the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on music performance. The former concert pianist also works at the BBC producing…

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Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | University of Nottingham

Filmed in February 2020, we got up close and personal with the camera to ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about gender equality, imposter syndrome and the inspirational women…

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An introduction to the Ionomics Facility

An introduction to the Ionomics facility - part of the Future Food Beacon For more information visit: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/research/beacons-of-excellence/future-food/index.aspx

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Ancient DNA Facility - part one (the plan)

The first of three films in a series looking at the development of a new Ancient DNA facility, at UoN. For more information visit: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/future-food

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Helen Lovatt and the Argonautica

Professor Helen Lovatt shares her love of Jason and the Argonauts - the subject of one of her specialist year modules. Find out more about the Department of Classics and Archaeology…

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An Introduction to the MakerSpace

An introduction to the MakerSpace - part of the Future Food Beacon. For more information visit: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/future-food

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Overview of the MBA Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module

Dr Niamh O’Sullivan and Professor David Pemberton and others talk about the Nottingham MBA’s Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module where students take on C-suite roles for a week…

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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…

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The Barn at Sutton Bonington Campus

A look inside 'The Barn' on our Sutton Bonington Campus. #universityofnottingham #suttonbonington #suttonboningtoncampus #weareuon #extraordinarynottingham #campustour About the…

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Dean of Business School - why NUBS

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that an emphasis on sustainability is at the centre of all research and teaching activities at the School. The…

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Dean of Business School - working with partners

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that engaged research with partners has high impact and leads to sustainable solutions. The Business School works…

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Uni Park Campus - Lincoln Hall (catered accommodation)

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

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VLOG: Library Crawl #StudyAnywhere

Vet student Charli decided to go on a 'library crawl' to find the variety of study spaces around our different UK campuses. Study with Charli in this 'week in the life' vlog! 😀 …

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MBA Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module

Dr Niamh O’Sullivan talks about the Nottingham MBA’s capstone Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module where students take on C-suite roles for a week to run a fictitious company in…

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MBA Sustainable Decisions and Organisations module

The MBA module is all about sustainability in business. Ellen Manning, freelance journalist, talks about her role in running a mock press conference with other journalists, when the MBA students are…

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Slavery modelling - Professor Thomas Chesney and Dr Alexander Trautrims

Solving modern slavery and labour exploitation is one of the Sustainable Development Goals. Our research is to understand what works to stop labour exploitation by building computer models for…

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Responsible business and management education

Dr Judy Muthuri talks about the Business School’s commitment to the United Nations principles for Responsible Management Education (UN PRME) through its teaching, research and external…

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Research culture at Nottingham University Business School

Professor Mihaela Kelemen talks about the interdisciplinary methods of research at the Business School. Staff use a variety of methods including big data visualisation, data simulations,…

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N/LAB

Nottingham University Business School’s centre for business analytics brings other disciplines such as artificial intelligence, behavioural science and geospatial science into business…

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Marketing from a consumer’s perspective - Dr Samanthika Gallage, Assistant Professor in Marketing

We need use very creative methodologies to try and understand vulnerable consumers, or those that do not have a voice, so she uses a bottom-up approach by going to consumers first instead of…

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Impression Digital

Aaron Dicks, co-founder and Managing Director of Nottingham’s multi-award winning agency Impression Digital, credits the Business School’s Growth 100 programme with giving him the…

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Eradication of Modern Slavery - Professor Thomas Chesney

The research group that we’re part of is aiming to eradicate modern slavery around the world by 2030. The team builds computer models of industries to develop hypotheses that support the ending…

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Enactus Nottingham team

Natasha Bonner, President of Enactus Nottingham, talks about the importance of the Business School’s mentoring of students in the University’s Enactus team. The Enactus team’s…

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Enactus Nottingham Foodprint project

Chris Hyland, Director of Foodprint, talks about the development of Nottingham’s first social supermarket Foodprint. Students redistribute food to the local community and run the supermarket…

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Engaged research at Nottingham University Business School

Nottingham University Business School’s Dean, Professor Duncan Angwin, explains that an emphasis on sustainability is at the centre of all research and teaching activities at the School. The…

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Modern slavery in agriculture supply chains

Dr Alexander Trautrims, Associate Professor in Supply Chain and Operations Management talks about the modelling techniques he uses in research to help policymakers make good decisions uncover modern…

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It's All For UoN | Original song by Amelia Coburn | University of Nottingham

"Virtually together, even though we’re apart, through thick and thin we keep our heart, we help each other to be all we want to be, in this world of possibilities." It’s All For…

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Vlog: Nottingham City Tour

Hello everyone, I'm Savannah and I'm a 3rd year Maths student here at UoN. Today I'll be showing you some of my favourite places and things to do as a student in Nottingham city. Enjoy!

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Business Schools for Good

The Chartered Association of Business Schools (Chartered ABS) and ITN Productions Industry News have released a series of short films that explore how UK business schools are supporting…

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Student accommodation house hunting tips | UoN SU | University of Nottingham

This year it’s more important than ever to ensure you’re making the right decisions about your housing and accommodation for next year. The University and Students’ Union are…

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Student Reviews DARKFIELD RADIO immersive audio experience at home | University of Nottingham | Lakeside Arts

Student Reviews DARKFIELD RADIO immersive audio experience at home Limited Time Student Discount: DARKFIELD RADIO is a brand-new project, delivering unique 20-minute experiences only available on…

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University of Nottingham Rainbow Crossings 🌈

New rainbow crossings celebrate our diverse community. The University of Nottingham unveiled three new rainbow ‘zebra’ crossings to demonstrate it's commitment to inclusivity and to…

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THIS IS ME - #NottsPride

This year's Nottinghamshire Pride takes place on Saturday 27 July 2019, find out more at http://www.nottinghamshirepride.co.uk To celebrate #NottsPride and our diverse community, University of…

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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…

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LGBTQ+ Inclusion in Sport

University of Nottingham recognises how important it is that the LGBTQ+ community feel confident taking part in sport and physical activity and we’re proud to champion the #RainbowLaces…

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BUCS Nationals 2020 | University of Nottingham Sport

The Annual British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) National Championships was held over the weekend of 14th-16th February 2020. The University of Nottingham secured 16 medals at the 2020…

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Vlog: Top 5 Asian restaurants in Nottingham

Joey recommends some of her favourite places to go for Korean food, Chinese food, sushi, curry and bubble tea in Nottingham.

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SepEn5 Civil Engineering

SepEn5 Civil Engineering

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Sc2 Biotechnology: introduction and overview edit

Sc2 Biotechnology: introduction and overview

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Welcome to the University from our Vice-Chancellor

Professor Shearer West, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nottingham, welcomes all students to the University of Nottingham.

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Why Study The Pharisees with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks introduces an important group in Second Temple Judaism. This group, whose most famous member is probably Paul, is seemingly familiar from the Christian scriptures – but they…

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Why Study Eschatology with Michael Burdett

Why are Christians interested in the End of the World once again? Michael Burdett argues that the rise in interest in eschatology is linked to our current concern with the future – forced on us…

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Support and Wellbeing

This video details how the Support and Wellbeing Team in Student Services can help students at the University of Nottingham For more information visit:…

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Student IT induction

New to the University? Take a moment to watch this video for everything you need to know about IT at the University of Nottingham. You can also view online materials and get help and support from…

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What to pack in your hand luggage when travelling to Nottingham

Etieno shares her advice about what to pack in your hand luggage when travelling from abroad to Nottingham. Click here for more information about the International Welcome Programme and FAQs…

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Mh32 Physical activity - Medicine of the Future

Mh32 Physical activity - Medicine of the Future

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Foundation Sciences: introduction and overview

Foundation Sciences: introduction and overview - open days 2021

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In Absentia: This is not your ordinary graduation

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

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Sc16 Psychology: introduction and overview

Sc16 Psychology: introduction and overview

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Extraordinary is what you make it #WeAreUoN 💙

This isn’t the start to the academic year that any of us were expecting, but at the University of Nottingham, we’re used to dealing with the unexpected. Extraordinary is what you make it.…

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Vlog: Alternative nights out in Nottingham

Nottingham has loads of things to do if you're not into clubbing or just fancy a different night out, from restaurants to escape rooms, cinemas to nature reserves and board game cafés to…

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Dr Matt Myers - My Favourite Roman History Books

Dr Matt Myers from the Department of Classics and Archaeology discusses his three favourite books about Roman history. Find out more about the Department of Classics and Archaeology…

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FoodSHOTS Episode 3: Jams, fruit preserves and pectin

An introduction to the science of jams and pectin gels, with Dr Tristan Dew of the Future Food Beacon. For more information about Future Food research at the University of Nottingham visit:…

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Why Study the Book of Jonah with Marian Kelsey

In this video, Dr Marian Kelsey discusses the Book of Jonah and how despite its short length it is packed with imagery. The thumbnail image in this video can be found here:…

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Why Study Resurrection with Sara Parks

Dr Sara Parks looks at what resurrection meant within Second Temple Judaism in order to shed light on what was at stake in resurrection discourse among early Jesus movements. The thumbnail for this…

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Why Study Cities in the Hebrew Bible with Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey explains that when we see the names of cities in the Hebrew Bible (especially the names of non-Israelite cities such as Tyre) we should not think of them as simply references to…

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Why Study Memories in the Hebrew Bible with Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey examines how the memories of the Hebrew Bible are structured, using the memory of the patriarch Jacob as an example. The thumbnail image for this video is used under the CC0 licence…

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Why Study God and the Gothic with Alison Milbank

Professor Alison Milbank argues that Gothic novels – for example, Dracula by Bram Stoker – are part of religious discourse. This discourse arose in the aftermath of the Reformation and…

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Why Study Systematic Theology (again) with Michael Burdett

Dr Michael Burdett introduces constructive theology and argues that ‘systematics’ – that one can make a coherent statement about the whole of Christian faith – is back in…

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Why Study Theology with Dr Marian Kelsey

Dr Marian Kelsey answers the age-old question; "Why Study Theology?" with an argument that Biblical Studies is actually far more interesting than Theology! The image used in the thumbnail…

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Vlog: Sports venues in Nottingham

Nottingham has loads of sports venues across the city for recreational, national and international activities, from ice hockey to football to watersports and more. Issy talks about some of the…

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Top 10 Restaurants and Cafés in Nottingham

Emily shares some of her favourite places too eat and drink in Nottingham city.

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Sustainability in Nottingham

From zero waste shops to kilo sales and low carbon public transport, Martha talks about some of the ways you can ways you can live sustainably as a student in Nottingham.

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Vlog: My favourite places for a night out in Nottingham

Lucy shares some of her favourite clubs, pubs and cocktail bars in Nottingham and talks about the varied night life in the city. Check out Lucy's channel:…

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Vlog: Transport in Nottingham

There are loads of different ways to get around Nottingham and beyond, from buses to trams and taxis to trains. These are Ella's experiences of using public transport around the city. Check out…

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Vlog: The BEST places to know about as a black student in Nottingham

Teddy chats about some of her favourite places in Nottingham to go as a black student, from places to eat to places to get your hair done.

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Paul Crawford: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Paul Crawford, Professor of Health Humanities at the School of Health Sciences, discusses the Florence Nightingale Comes Home Exhibition which marks the bicentenary of her birth.

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Jonathan Memel: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Dr Jonathan Memel, co-curator of the Florence Nightingale Comes Home exhibition, discusses one of the items displayed: a jug sold to raise funds to help soldiers and their families in the Crimean War.

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Hayley Cotterill: Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Hayley Cotterill, Senior Archivist at Manuscripts and Special Collections, talks about a document in the Florence Nightingale Comes Home exhibition: a letter from the 5th Duke of Newcastle, Secretary…

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Research Methods and Resources

Professor Frances Knight introduces the Research Methods and Resources module which is intended to support MA students with some basic skills of research and scholarship. The image n the video…

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Why Study Dante, Religion and Culture Module with Alison Milbank

Professor Alison Milbank discusses her Distance Learning MA module and what students taking the module will be studying.

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Technicians supporting University efforts to fight COVID-19

The vital contribution our technicians are making to the fight against COVID-19 if highlighted in this short video. Colleagues in the University's Biodiscovery Institute fumigated and…

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Nottingham engineers supply 3D printed face shields to NHS

Engineers at the University of Nottingham have designed a PPE face shield with CE approval that they are 3D printing at scale for healthcare workers to use in the fight against COVID-19. Using the…

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Moving back home after living away at University - Tips and advice

Emily's tips and advice for living back at home with family after being away at University. Things might be a lot different since you left and you won't be used to the surroundings or…

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Nottingham Universities unite to enable safe COVID-19 testing | #UniSupport

Universities in Nottingham are helping to protect scientists testing for COVID-19, by providing the Government with essential safety cabinets. The Category 2 Cell Culture Cabinets will provide a…

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Postgraduate research in Engineering

Our research experts and impressive facilities make Nottingham the place to study your PhD.We welcome students from across the globe, who join our friendly community and develop into the engineering…

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Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | EXTENDED TRAILER

We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about gender equality, imposter syndrome and the inspirational women in their…

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Teaser | Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face

A teaser for 'Asking important people questions as the camera moves closer to their face'. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the…

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The Nurse | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Stacy Johnson

Asking Stacy Johnson questions as the camera moves closer to her face. We decided to get up close and personal with the camera and ask some important people at the University of Nottingham about…

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International Students - Stronger Together

Some of our international students discuss their experiences studying at the University of Nottingham, sharing some useful tips of support for other incoming international students. Find out more:…

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