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Which Ancient Texts might we study?

Dr Nick Wilshere descibes the types of ancient texts that are studied in our Latin and Ancient Greek courses at the University of Nottingham. Photo by Mishaal Zahed on Unsplash

From  Hannah O'Regan on September 3rd, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

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…

From  Hannah O'Regan on August 9th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Ancient facts about Egyptian geese

Dr Oliver Thomas (Classics and Archaeology) tells us 5 facts about Egyptian geese in the ancient world. Filmed on University Park campus in summer 2021 by Maroula Perisanidi. Photo by Larkin…

From  Alex Mullen on July 27th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

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…

From  Tom Travis on June 21st, 2021 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Sparta Live: Angry, angry Spartans

Sparta Live! Angry, angry Spartans Join us and Andrew Bayliss for a discussion about the Angry, angry Spartans. When we think of Spartan behaviour we often think of the usual stereotypes. They…

From  Hannah O'Regan on May 11th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Sparta Live: Spartan death and commemoration

Sparta Live! Spartan Death and Commemoration Excavations conducted in Sparta between 1906 and 1994 uncovered fewer than 20 graves from entire time span between the end of the Bronze Age and the…

From  Hannah O'Regan on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

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…

From  Hannah O'Regan on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

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…

From  Victoria Wrigley on February 23rd, 2021 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Vlog: Figuring out what I want to do with my life | University of Nottingham

Chris talks about how he went from having no idea what he wanted to do for his career, to securing a grad scheme which he'll start once he graduates. He explains how the University's…

From  Tom Travis on February 23rd, 2021 0 likes 74 plays 0  

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…

From  Victoria Wrigley on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 100 plays 0  

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…

From  Victoria Wrigley on January 21st, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

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…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

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…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

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…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

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…

From  Victoria Wrigley on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

University of Nottingham Rainbow Crossings ๐ŸŒˆ

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…

From  Paul Hodgson on November 18th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

International Media and Communications OctAr3

An overview of the international media and communications courses at the University of Nottingham

From  Wenonah Barton on October 31st, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Theology and Religion OctAr9

Theology and religion courses overview and Q&A.

From  Wenonah Barton on October 30th, 2020 0 likes 200 plays 0  

Vlog: How to measure your successes and improve, with Petru

Measuring progress and rewarding yourself when you succeed is vital in staying motivated and achieving your goals. In this video Petru discusses the theory and how you can measure success in your…

From  Joss Hillary on October 22nd, 2020 0 likes 112 plays 1  

Welcome to the School of Sociology and Social Policy

A welcome talk by our Head of School and introduction to the key staff who lead on teaching, assessment and student experience.

From  Tarine Felix on September 8th, 2020 0 likes 424 plays 0  

What is classics?

Interested in Classics, Ancient History or Classical Civilisation, but not sure what they are, or where the differences lie? Dr Emily Kneebone explains all in this quick overview.

From  Hannah O'Regan on August 12th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

What is Archaeology?

A brief overview of Archaeology - what it is, how it differs from history and why it is important in the present day.

From  Hannah O'Regan on August 11th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

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…

From  Simon Barnett on June 4th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Equality and Inclusion in Science and Engineering

Celebrating Alumni event 25th of February 2020

From  Jade Garratt on June 3rd, 2020 1 likes 214 plays 1  

A special message from our student midwives #WeAreUoN #WithWoman

We are so proud of our student midwives who are embarking on their final placements. Although they'll have to wear masks when delivering babies to protect against COVID-19, they want expectant…

From  Debs Storey on May 29th, 2020 1 likes 199 plays 3  

Professor Simon Gosling discussed the impact of the global coronavirus crisis on climate change

Professor Simon Gosling in the School of Geography discusses whether the reduction of pollution from lockdown will have a lasting effect on the planet’s climate following the global Covid-19…

From  Emma Thorne on May 14th, 2020 0 likes 53 plays 0  

What is it like to study Architectural Environment Engineering at UoN?

Hear what Alice, final year student, has to say about studying Architectural Environment Engineering. Read more out the courses offered by the Department of Architecture and Built Environment.

From  James Beighton on May 11th, 2020 0 likes 608 plays 0  

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.

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 304 plays 0  

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.

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

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…

From  Hayley Cotterill on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 29 plays 0  

This is English at Nottingham

At Nottingham, we go beyond a love of books. Our huge choice of optional modules in everything from Vikings to drama means you can discover new passions, explore what you already love, and tailor…

From  Rebecca Weaver on May 4th, 2020 0 likes 1,080 plays 0  

Vlog: Being LGBTQ+ at Nottingham

Martha talks about her experiences of being LGBTQ+ at Nottingham.

From  Tom Travis on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 595 plays 0  

Vlog: Being a BAME student at the University of Nottingham

Jodie talks about her experiences of being a BAME student at the University of Nottingham. Check out Jodie's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClM44VPQEqRLc2adihmjZ5g

From  Tom Travis on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 194 plays 0  

What is it like to study Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering at UoN?

Hear what our students have to say about studying Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering at UoN.

From  Amelia Pearson on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 1,399 plays 0  

Vlog: What is it like studying EEE at engineering at UoN?

What is it really like studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Nottingham? Final year student Priyanka gives you the lowdown. Read more about this course in the online…

From  Amelia Pearson on April 24th, 2020 0 likes 217 plays 0  

Vlog: What is it like studying architecture at the University of Nottingham?

What is it really like studying Architecture at the University of Nottingham? Third year student Nana-Yaw gives you the lowdown. Read more about this course on our online prospectus. Contact…

From  James Beighton on April 21st, 2020 1 likes 152 plays 0  

Medical Physiology and Therapeutics BSc Course Profile

Course profile for the School of Medicine's Medical Physiology and Therapeutics BSc.

From  Richard Kish on April 16th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Vlog: What is it like studying architectural environment engineering at UoN?

What is it really like studying Architectural Environment Engineering at the University of Nottingham? Third year student Alice gives you the lowdown. Read more about this course in the online…

From  Natalie Barenberg on April 15th, 2020 0 likes 68 plays 0  

Celebrating the contribution of our nurses #WeAreUoN

In this video we want to say how proud we are of our nurses and the contributions they continue to make to our NHS. This is a very challenging time for the NHS, the country and the world. Our nurses…

From  Tom Travis on April 8th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

India's Solar Energy

Dr Liz Chatterjee, specialist in the history and political economy of energy in the age of climate change and lecturer at Queen Mary University of London, talks to us about the challenges and…

From  Katy Harrison on April 2nd, 2020 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Overseas Filipino Nurses to the UK

Dr Joy Spiliopoulos, specialist on gender and migration with a particular focus on healthcare professionals in Southeast Asia and based at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China, talks to us about…

From  Katy Harrison on April 2nd, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

India's Foreign Policy

Professor Ian Hall, Deputy Director of the Griffith Asia Institute, talks to us about the unique aspects of India’s foreign policy since it became independent in 1947. Professor Hall…

From  Katy Harrison on April 2nd, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

The United Front in China

Didi Kirsten Tatlow, a Senior Fellow at the German Council on Foreign Relations, Berlin, talks with us about the history and development of the United Front in China. Didi is also a senior…

From  Katy Harrison on April 2nd, 2020 0 likes 38 plays 0  

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

In this episode, Professor Katharine Adeney, Director of the University of Nottingham Asia Research Institute, talks to us about South Asia’s largest infrastructure development project and what…

From  Katy Harrison on March 31st, 2020 0 likes 78 plays 0  

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…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 486 plays 0  

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…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

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…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

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:…

From  Ryan Neal on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 104 plays 0  

The Engineer | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Sarah Sharples

Asking Sarah Sharples 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…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

The Art Historian | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Gaby Neher

Asking Gaby Neher 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 gender…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

The Student | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Delphine Avraam

Asking Delphine Avraam 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…

From  Paul Hodgson on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

The Token Man | Asking people questions as the camera moves closer to their face | Andy Winter

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

From  Paul Hodgson on March 5th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Let's talk about tech

Children are growing up surrounded by tech, but does the law adequately protect them online? Our research is challenging lawmakers and tech companies to protect children's rights in an…

From  Carla Froggatt on February 5th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Introducing our first careers vlogger, Jasmine ๐Ÿ‘‹

Jasmine is a second year liberal arts student with an interest in pursuing a global career. Stay tuned and follow Jasmine's story as she shares her experiences to help you on your way to finding…

From  Joss Hillary on January 28th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

If you've got the passion, you can help young people turn their lives around

Ben Rosser, CEO of The Pythian Club, talks about why he works with young people to prevent them from getting into trouble. He talks about the challenges of this work but if you've got the…

From  Jackie Thompson on January 24th, 2020 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Wonder 2019

As the University's largest community engagement event, Wonder transformed University Park into a playground of learning and discovery on Saturday 15 June 2019. Attracting more than 5,000…

From  Isabel Bleach on December 13th, 2019 0 likes 117 plays 0  

Student Sporting Stories | Clubs with Fran

๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธWe caught up with a few of our fantastic University of Nottingham students to find out more about how they use their Sport & Fitness membership to reach their goals! #StudentSportingStories

From  Ariel Mcdonald-Smith on December 1st, 2019 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Disabled Students - Stronger Together

Some of our disabled students talk about their experience studying at the University of Nottingham.

From  Ryan Neal on November 22nd, 2019 0 likes 89 plays 0  

Teaching and Learning Observation College (2020 Promo)

The Teaching and Learning Observation College (TLOC) is committed to supporting and developing excellence in teaching practice and the on-going professional development of all University of…

From  Joe Bell on November 17th, 2019 0 likes 128 plays 0  

Empower | Find your feet, unlock your potential

Empower is a new initiative which will give female students the opportunity to keep fit, educate themselves on a healthy lifestyle and become part of a dynamic community๐Ÿ™Œ The programme will…

From  Charlotte Gauja on November 13th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Empower | Face your fears, unlock your potential

Empower is a new initiative which will give female students the opportunity to keep fit, educate themselves on a healthy lifestyle and become part of a dynamic community๐Ÿ™Œ The programme will…

From  Charlotte Gauja on November 13th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Empower | Find your groove, unlock your potential

Empower is a new initiative which will give female students the opportunity to keep fit, educate themselves on a healthy lifestyle and become part of a dynamic community๐Ÿ™Œ The programme will…

From  Charlotte Gauja on November 13th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Careers in translation

Hear from Nottingham alumni about their careers in the translation industry. Shannon McLean, German alumnus, is a project manager at AST Language Services. Maisie, a German with Dutch alumnus, works…

From  Joss Hillary on November 12th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Taking time out from my research - what I did and the benefits

Abigail Hernandez, PhD student, talks about why she applied for the Building Experience and Skill Travel Scholarship (BESTS), the application process, the best and worse parts of her experience at…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 8th, 2019 0 likes 104 plays 0  

Developing my experience and skills beyond my research

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about how she has broadened her experience and skills through projects such as the Parliamentary Pairing Scheme, Athena Swan and the Media Fellowship. She also…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 7th, 2019 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Reflecting on my early academic career

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about her role as well as the best and worse parts of her job. Reflecting on her experience and situation, Rebecca offers advice to PhD students and postdocs…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 7th, 2019 0 likes 60 plays 0  

My journey from PhD student to Research Fellow

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about the roles she has had since completing her PhD, how her career thinking has developed and she reflects on her perception of a post-doc researcher when she…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 7th, 2019 0 likes 105 plays 0  

Your CV review

To make the most of your CV review appointment with an adviser, watch our video to find out what areas of your CV they will focus on. Do some preparation on these areas and there will be more time to…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 5th, 2019 0 likes 1,573 plays 0  

7 Tips for Success at a Careers Fair

Philosophy student Hannah gives you 7 top tips for success at a careers fair.

From  Joss Hillary on October 2nd, 2019 0 likes 993 plays 0  

Tom Cammack, veterinary surgeon, offers careers advice to students based on his experience

Tom Cammack, vet at the RSPCA and UoN alumnus, talks about the importance of continuing professional development, gaining experience in a number of practices, the breakdown of his work and the…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 82 plays 0  

The value of the EMS and what an employer looks for when recruiting a vet

Matt Plumtree, Senior Clinical Director at YourVets talks about how the EMS can help student vets decide where they would like to work and what he looks for in applicants during the recruitment…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Vet jobs with the Animal and Plant Health Agency

Linda Smith, Veterinary Head of Careers at the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) explains about the four groups of vets they employ: field vets, veterinary advisers, vets in surveillance and…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 79 plays 0  

What does a field vet with the Animal and Plant Health Agency do?

Heike Luhmann, is a field vet and she talks about her role and the skills and qualities required. She also talks about the One Health concept within government work - what it means and the approach…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Are you a vet interested in research? Watch this!

Dr Vicky Strong, Lecturer at Nottingham Trent University, talks about her interest in research, how the skills she gained during her degree and clinical practice were important in her research, and…

From  Jackie Thompson on September 27th, 2019 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Masters of Public Health (MPH) - the international student experience

Teddy and Evans share their experience of studying public health masters courses at Nottingham, from an international student perspective.

From  Rachael Smith on September 20th, 2019 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Masters of Public Health (MPH) - the student experience

Julia and Serena share their experiences of studying public health masters courses at Nottingham.

From  Rachael Smith on September 20th, 2019 0 likes 81 plays 0