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Marie Ashby: headline news

Marie Ashby: headline news
Description
Marie Ashby is an East Midlands broadcasting institution, with a career on the BBC and ITV spanning more than 35 years. We caught up with her as she received her honorary degree to become a Doctor of Letters.
Date:
25/01/2023

Memory Lane: Following in Florence Boot's footsteps

Memory Lane: Following in Florence Boot's footsteps
Description
Emma Houston recently paid a visit to the to see the redevelopment of Florence Boot Hall, named after her great grandmother. This inspired something of a trawl of the archives to uncover more of the Boot family's visual history.
Date:
07/12/2022

Building a career in the UK

Building a career in the UK
Description
Over 90% of Nottingham University Business School students hail from outside of the UK. Many then choose to work in the UK after graduating, but where to start? We caught up with Teresa Corcoran from the Postgraduate Careers Team, who explained how the new Graduate visa is making a real difference and shares her advice to help you secure a job.
Date:
18/11/2022

Nottingham's entrepreneurial enterprise

Nottingham's entrepreneurial enterprise
Description
Ever wondered what it means to be an entrepreneur or how to get started? We caught up with four NUBS alumni, who share their stories, as well as highlighting the value of the university's Ingenuity Lab.
Date:
18/11/2022

Hugh Stewart Hall refurbishment

Hugh Stewart Hall refurbishment
Description
One of University Park's most iconic halls - 18th century Hugh Stewart Hall - is in the midst of a 21st century refurbishment programme. Take a look at what's planned for 'Hugh Stew'.
Date:
16/11/2022

Memory Lane: DramSoc in the 50s

Memory Lane: DramSoc in the 50s
Description
It's quite the trip back in time this month, after Dr Caroline Ellwood contacted us to share her memories of being a member of DramSoc in the 1950s.
Date:
21/09/2022

Queen Elizabeth II and the University of Nottingham

Queen Elizabeth II and the University of Nottingham
Description
Although King George V officially opened the Trent Building on University Park back in 1928 his granddaughter Queen Elizabeth II's reign has had the biggest impact on our University. Here we look back at some of her numerous visits to Nottingham.
Date:
09/09/2022

URN - taking to the airwaves

URN - taking to the airwaves
Description
University Radio Nottingham, or URN to give it its more recognisable name, has helped advance the careers of many of its former members since it first began broadcasting over 40 years ago. We've caught up with three URN graduates to see where their careers have taken them since.
Date:
24/08/2022

Powering up our new £40m research facility

Powering up our new £40m research facility
Description
June saw the opening of our state-of-the-art Power Electronics and Machines Centre on Jubilee Campus. This new £40 million research facility will drive forward advances in powerful, clean electrification technology and pave the way towards a new generation of low-carbon, sustainable electric vehicles, power and propulsion - all helping support Nottingham's aim of becoming a net zero carbon city by 2028
Date:
28/07/2022

How does the legal system need to evolve in the age of social media?

How does the legal system need to evolve in the age of social media?
Description
Over the last couple of months two 'celebrity trials' dominated the media headlines in the UK and USA, with Johnny Depp vs. Amber Heard and the 'Wagatha Christie' case between Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy becoming the daily water-cooler topic for many. But with both trials playing out across social media - and the Wagatha Christie case in particular originating through the publication of an Instagram post - is defamation law still fit for purpose? We've enlisted a crack team of alumni and academic experts to examine the arguments.
Date:
24/06/2022
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