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Waste reduction campaign launched across UK campuses

Waste reduction campaign launched across UK campuses
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We're aiming to reduce single-use plastic waste across the University of Nottingham.

Getting ready for start of session

Getting ready for start of session
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Student Services have made a number of changes and updates to resources and processes ready for the start of session.

New and enhanced digital research services now available

The University has invested over £3m in the last 12 months in developing and enhancing digital services for research.

These services will support researchers by improving information security and enabling research that will have the greatest impact in support of our University research strategy.

Find out more on Campus News.

 

Disability Confident Committed (Level 1)

The University of Notitngham has become a registered DIsability Confident Employer.

Disability Confident is a voluntary government scheme designed to support employers in recruiting and retaining disabled people and people with health conditions for their skills and talent.

Learn more on Campus News.

 

Making student mental health a priority

The Universities Minister Sam Gyimah has written to all university Vice Chancellors in England, calling on them to make the mental health of their students a priority.

UoN Vice-Chancellor Professor Shearer West has welcomed the focus and has responded to the letter to highlight the work already taking place at the University of Nottingham to support both undergraduate and postgraduate students, and plans in place to improve this support.

Find out more on Campus News.

 

New Cripps Health Centre now open

The new health centre has been built on Cripps Hill, near to the north entrance of University Park. Open to staff and students at the University of Nottingham and their families, it replaces the previously-used health centre on the other side of the hill.

Learn more at the Current Students blog.

 

Car parking permit renewals — reminder

The new car parking permits came into effect on Saturday 1 September 2018.

Have you renewed your car parking permit?

Visit Campus News for more information.

 

Teaching timetables and module enrolment

Timetables were made available to returning students from Monday 17 September.

Returning students based in the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science will be able to access their timetables from Friday 21 September. 

Find out more on Campus News.

 

USS pensions – Joint Expert Panel report published

A report has been published by the Joint Expert Panel, which was established to examine the valuation of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).

Read more on Campus News.

 

Develop your leadership skills

The Aspiring Leaders and Stepping into Leadership programmes from the Leadership and Management Academy are now open for applications.

These programmes are suitable for staff members who are leading people for the first time, or don’t yet lead anyone but want to in the future.

Find out more at Campus News.

 

Nottingham shortlisted for four national awards

Teams behind a new approach to get people excited about science, an academy to support leadership development, and a scientific breakthrough that reduces infection have all been shortlisted for Times Higher Education awards.

Discover more.

 

Trentbarton bus services – travel information

Planned industrial action will take place on four dates over the month commencing Monday 10 September. There may be changes to some trentbarton’s bus services on the following dates:

  • Monday 10 September
  • Monday 17 September
  • Monday 24 September
  • Monday 1 October

Some trentbarton services will not run on these dates or will have a limited service. For more details of affected routes, visit the trentbarton website.

  

   

   

  

 

 

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2018 08:28:46.140