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From the fields of Kurdistan to the Fields Medal

From the fields of Kurdistan to the Fields Medal
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Read the extraordinary story of alumnus Caucher Birkar, recently awarded the prestigious Fields Medal, which is the highest accolade a mathematician can receive. His dedication and ambition took him from the backwaters of Iran to the pinnacle of the mathematical world.
Date:
01/04/2019

The STEM superheroes

The STEM superheroes
Description
Last year's Marvel cinematic output included a character whose superpowers stemmed from her engineering prowess. Find out how she and our alumni are inspiring the next generation of women in STEM.
Date:
01/04/2019

Mary's fishy 'virgin' birth

Mary's fishy 'virgin' birth
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Scientists at the University believe they have solved the mystery of the immaculate conception of a female stickleback fish, nicknamed Mary, that was carrying embryos despite the species engaging in external fertilisation.
Date:
28/02/2019

The Nottingham element

The Nottingham element
Description
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the creation of the Periodic Table, the University is creating a Nottingham version - and we'd like your help! We're looking for your suggestions of Nottingham-related replacements for the chemical elements.
Date:
21/02/2019

A Life in the Laboratory

A Life in the Laboratory
Description
Dr Stewart Adams was renowned for his discovery of Ibuprofen, and he lived a rich and varied life. Following his recent passing we take a look at his legacy.
Date:
21/02/2019

Unconditional love

Unconditional love
Description
We recently announced the decision that students will no longer receive unconditional offers unless they already hold their qualifications. But what caused the increase in the first place and what next for applications?
Date:
20/02/2019

Your moment of ingenuity could transform the world

Your moment of ingenuity could transform the world
Description
Have you have ever dreamt of that world-changing idea but not known where to start? Ingenuity19 could be the place to turn this idea into a reality.
Date:
24/01/2019

The Thrill of the Chase

The Thrill of the Chase
Description
Jonathan Neale (Physics, 1984), Chief Operating Officer of McLaren Group, took us inside the fast-paced world of Formula 1 as he delivered an exclusive alumni lecture at The Institution of Engineering and Technology this November.
Date:
29/11/2018

Helping close the attainment gap

Helping close the attainment gap
Description
As part of the recent Black History Month we held an event which provided current students from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) backgrounds the opportunity to hear from a selection of inspirational alumni who have excelled in their chosen careers.
Date:
29/11/2018

New £9m Cripps Health Centre opens

New £9m Cripps Health Centre opens
Description
The new Cripps Health Centre has been officially opened, with members of the family and other guests in attendance. The £9m facility is the largest of its kind in the country and is supporting 45,000 patients.
Date:
23/11/2018
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