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History news archive 2012

History Student's Field Trip to London

Description
Students of Nottingham University School of History attended a trip to the London East End on 21st February.
Date:
24/02/2018

Postgraduate Funding in Russian History

Description
Funding is available within the University of Nottingham's ESRC Doctoral Training Centre for up to five years' postgraduate study leading to a PhD in Russian social and/or economic history.
Date:
06/12/2012

History feedback on week one 2012

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Calling all First Year History Students! Please give us your feedback on Week One 2012 by 30 November 2012.
Date:
30/10/2012

New publication by Dr Spencer Mawby

Description
Dr. Spencer Mawby of the Department of History has just published his third book Ordering Independence: The End of Empire in the Anglophone Caribbean 1947-1969 to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of independence for Jamaica and Trinidad.
Date:
29/08/2012

Historians interviewed on BBC Nottingham about new Castle exhibition

Description
BBC Nottingham's prime-time 'Breakfast Show' featured an interview with Dr. Siobhan Peeling and Dr. Nick Baron of the Department of History on Wednesday 22 August 2012.
Date:
28/08/2012

Historians Organise Exhibition at Nottingham Castle: 'When the war was over: European refugees after 1945'

Description
Dr Nick Baron and Dr Siobhan Peeling are involved in organising an exhibition titled 'When the war was over: European refugees after 1945' which will run in the People's Gallery space at Nottingham Castle from 17th August until 23rd September.
Date:
09/08/2012

History academic works on BBC documentary

Description
Dr Rob Lambert of the Department of History worked as an academic consultant for a BBC documentary to be broadcast on Friday 10 August 2012 on BBC2 at 7pm.
Date:
08/08/2012

History Alumni selected for the Men's Olympic Hockey Squad 2012

Description
Nick Catlin (History 2011) was chosen to represent Great Britain's hockey teams at the London Olympics. London 2012 will be Nick's first Olympic Games. In 2008, he also was part of the British Olympic Association's 'Britain's Olympic Ambition' programme, which saw him travel to the Beijing Olympic Games to experience what an Olympics is like for an athlete.
Date:
31/07/2012

Student Prize-winners 2011-12

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The Department of History is delighted to congratulate the student prize winners.
Date:
03/07/2012

New publication by Dr Sheryllynne Haggerty

Description
The Department of History would like to announce that Dr Sheryllynne publishes new book, 'Merely for Money'? Business Culture in the British Atlantic, 1750-1815.
Date:
19/06/2012

A report on PG Colloquium: Cultural Construction in the USSR and States of the Former Soviet Bloc

Description
Please see a report on the colloquium which took place on 17th and 18th March 2012.
Date:
30/04/2012

Funding success

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Congratulations to Philip Riden who has been awarded funding from the British Acadamy's Small Research Grants Scheme for his research into Transport and Trade in the East Midlands 1660-1840.
Date:
26/03/2012

Why History Matters

Description
Dr Nick Baron has contributed an essay on 'Why History Matters' to a Russian elections blog published by the School of Politics and International Relations, University of Nottingham.
Date:
05/03/2012

Towards Pervasive Media Outputs: Hidden Histories

Description
Hidden Histories is one of four feasibility studies awarded by the Towards Pervasive Media project, involving Dr Michael Craven, MATCHDr Liz FitzGerald, LSRIDr Claire Taylor, School of History
Date:
03/01/2012

Dr Susan Townsend wins funding for 'Motor Cities' project

Description
Dr Susan Townsend, Associate Professor in modern Japanese history, was awarded a Research Project Grant by The Leverhulme Trust for £154,757 over three years for a project entitled 'Automobility and the Urban Environment in Nagoya and Birmingham c. 1955-1973.'
Date:
08/07/2011

Funding success for Dr Nick Baron

Description
The School of History congratulates Dr Nick Baron, who has been awarded £6320 under the final round of the British Academy Small Grants Scheme.
Date:
07/07/2011
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