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Forty interns make a contribution to Nottinghamshire organisations

Forty interns make a contribution to Nottinghamshire organisations

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An internship programme launched by The University of Nottingham has trebled in size to support more small businesses and charities across the county.
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Yesterday
The University of Nottingham in top 20 universities in the UK

The University of Nottingham in top 20 universities in the UK

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The University of Nottingham is in the top 20 universities nationally according to TheCompleteUniversityGuide.co.uk's 2018 rankings, published today (Wednesday 26 April).Following its jump of four places last year, Nottingham has risen by three to rank 18th, second place in the East Midlands region.
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Yesterday
Artificial intelligence can accurately predict future heart disease and strokes, study finds

Artificial intelligence can accurately predict future heart disease and strokes, study finds

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Self teaching computer systems are better than current standard human-programmed tools for predicting risk of heart disease and strokes, according to a new study by epidemiologists and computer scientists.
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2 days ago
I now pronounce you husband and wife…. And husband and wife... And husband and wife

I now pronounce you husband and wife…. And husband and wife... And husband and wife

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Ten couples have shared their special day in the first mass wedding ceremony to take place at The University of Nottingham Ningbo (UNNC).The couples, who met and fell in love while studying at the university, were invited to come back as part of celebrations to mark a decade of the organisation's alumni association. The wedding ceremony took place at 10am on Saturday 15 April outside the Trent Building at UNNC, in coastal province of Zhejiang, near Shanghai, China.
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6 days ago
Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands

Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands

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A major new Viking exhibition is opening at The University of Nottingham Museum at Nottingham Lakeside Arts in November 2017.
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13 days ago
Entrepreneurs scoop top prizes at Ingenuity17

Entrepreneurs scoop top prizes at Ingenuity17

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The creators of an automated defibrillator and an online food delivery service have claimed top prizes at the UK's largest competition for entrepreneurs.
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13 days ago
University workshop increases the understanding of music in dementia care

University workshop increases the understanding of music in dementia care

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A workshop recently took place at the University which examined how the therapeutic qualities of sound and music can be used in the care of dementia patients.
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13 days ago
Nottingham doctoral student wins Best Clean  Sky Award for his thesis on more electric aircraft

Nottingham doctoral student wins Best Clean Sky Award for his thesis on more electric aircraft

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Dr Fei Gao, who just completed his doctorate at The University of Nottingham has won the Best Clean Sky PhD Award for his thesis in applied sciences and engineering for aeronautics.
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2 weeks ago
New MyAsthma app can help relieve the stress of asthma management

New MyAsthma app can help relieve the stress of asthma management

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A new and unique smartphone app to help people with asthma manage their condition has been developed by lung experts at the Nottingham Respiratory Research Unit and the pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
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2 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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2 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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2 weeks ago
Silk clothing offers no benefit for children with eczema, study finds

Silk clothing offers no benefit for children with eczema, study finds

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Wearing silk clothing offers no additional benefit for children who suffer from moderate to severe eczema, a study led by researchers at The University of Nottingham has found.
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2 weeks ago
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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2 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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3 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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3 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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3 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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3 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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3 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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3 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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3 weeks ago
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