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Eat wild venison to support native woodland birds, says ecologist

Eat wild venison to support native woodland birds, says ecologist

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Wild deer in Britain should be hunted for venison to drastically reduce their populations and support the re-emergence of our native woodland birds, according to an academic at The University of Nottingham.
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11 weeks ago
A world-first in how to end slavery for The University of Nottingham

A world-first in how to end slavery for The University of Nottingham

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The University of Nottingham is offering a Masters course in Slavery and Liberation – the first of its kind in the world.
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11 weeks ago
Nottingham vet students assist army in declaring military equine population as Strangles-free

Nottingham vet students assist army in declaring military equine population as Strangles-free

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Vet students from The University of Nottingham have helped in a major project to screen The Queen's most iconic military ceremonial horses for a potentially life-threatening disease called Strangles. The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment and Kings Troop Royal Horse Artillery have now been declared Strangles-free.
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11 weeks ago
Threads of Empire: Rule and resistance in colonial India c1740-1840

Threads of Empire: Rule and resistance in colonial India c1740-1840

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Historians at The University of Nottingham take a look at the resistance that shaped the British Empire in India as part of a new exhibition at Nottingham Lakeside Arts.
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12 weeks ago
Why do bunnies deliver chocolate eggs at Easter?

Why do bunnies deliver chocolate eggs at Easter?

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A free event at The University of Nottingham will give members of the public the chance to learn everything they ever wanted to know about the most important and oldest festival of the Christian Church.
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12 weeks ago
Partnership with India to train tomorrow's teachers

Partnership with India to train tomorrow's teachers

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The University of Nottingham has agreed a partnership with The International School Bangalore (TISB) Training Academy in India to run a postgraduate teacher education course.
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12 weeks ago
Science photography prize for polymer particles resembling golf balls

Science photography prize for polymer particles resembling golf balls

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Science photography prize for picture of tiny 'golf ball' shaped microparticles that could one day be used to repair damaged human tissue.
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12 weeks ago
Our quackers April Fool

Our quackers April Fool

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Were you caught out by our April Fool story?Earlier today we shared news of an exciting new development on University Park campus #goosetunnel.We can now reveal that the news that our resident Canada Geese were getting their own walkway under East Drive was an April Fool.
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12 weeks ago
Discovering the history of Nottingham

Discovering the history of Nottingham

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The University of Nottingham is hosting its first ever History Festival.
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12 weeks ago
Raise your glasses – 'Pint of Science' festival returns to Nottingham

Raise your glasses – 'Pint of Science' festival returns to Nottingham

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Pubs and bars around Nottingham will be brewing up the sights and sounds of science in May as one of the world's largest festivals of public science comes to town. The aim – bringing science to the people.
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12 weeks ago
New VetReact website for equine vets and horse-owners

New VetReact website for equine vets and horse-owners

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The Vet School's Equine Research Group has launched a new online resource to help vets and horse-owners diagnose and treat the life-threatening problem of colic in horses. VetReact offers the latest evidence-based research and advice.
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12 weeks ago
The University of Nottingham to build major collaboration with top Chinese engineering institutions

The University of Nottingham to build major collaboration with top Chinese engineering institutions

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The consortium is the first of its kind to partner leading UK universities with the top nine engineering research institutions in China.
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12 weeks ago
University experts shine light on Cuba's shifting sands

University experts shine light on Cuba's shifting sands

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The University recently held a workshop in London, designed to help people gain a better understanding of modern Cuba.
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12 weeks ago
A New Dawn? The 1997 general election

A New Dawn? The 1997 general election

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The 1997 general election was a unique moment in Britain's modern democratic history and its consequences continue to shape Britain in 2017.
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This Year
Improving the outcomes of GCSE maths resits

Improving the outcomes of GCSE maths resits

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A new study from The University of Nottingham will look at the effectiveness of a professional development programme in helping to improve the results of GCSE maths resits.
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This Year
Caught on camera – chemical reactions 'filmed' at the single-molecule level

Caught on camera – chemical reactions 'filmed' at the single-molecule level

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Experts at the University of Nottingham have transformed the way we use the transmission electron microscope – from taking still images to a tool for filming and stimulating chemical reactions.
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This Year
Students' 'Liter of Light' initiative to help light Nigerian communities with solar lamps

Students' 'Liter of Light' initiative to help light Nigerian communities with solar lamps

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The Nigerian Students' Society at The University of Nottingham launches the Liter of Light Nigeria charity drive. This is an outreach initiative to make solar lighting accessible to impoverished regions of Nigeria
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This Year
Café culture gets to the heart of scientific research

Café culture gets to the heart of scientific research

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The scientists are back with their pop-up cafe with news on how the public is helping to shape their research.
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This Year
University Cake-Off goes global with world's grossest cake

University Cake-Off goes global with world's grossest cake

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Possibly the grossest cake in the world has been pulling in the votes in the increasingly popular Cake-Off organized by staff and students at The University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus.
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This Year
Director of Nottingham Lakeside Arts receives OBE at Buckingham Palace

Director of Nottingham Lakeside Arts receives OBE at Buckingham Palace

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The Director of Nottingham Lakeside Arts has been formally appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire at Buckingham Palace.Shona Powell attended the investiture ceremony after being named in the New Year Honours list.
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This Year
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