News and views

Our world-leading research into breast cancer and brain tumours, Cascade project updates and student scholarship beneficiaries - catch up with all the latest news and updates about projects you support below.

CBTRC and the pandemic

CBTRC and the pandemic
Description
Find out how your support is helping us to examine the impact the pandemic has had on children's cancer services.
Date:
12 October 2021

Download your Ambition magazine

Download your Ambition magazine
Description
Download your copy of Ambition, the magazine that celebrates your support for Nottingham students.
Date:
11 May 2021

On Air - new home for University Radio Nottingham

On Air - new home for University Radio Nottingham
Description
Thanks to the support of donors and years of hard work and planning, University Radio Nottingham (URN) has moved out of its former home in the basement to a shiny new studio.
Date:
11 May 2021

The Social Impact Game: Everyone's a winner

The Social Impact Game: Everyone's a winner
Description
The Social Impact Game is back by popular demand, with students lining up to take part in the award-winning Nottingham Advantage Award module.
Date:
11 May 2021

Waste not want Notts

Waste not want Notts
Description
Thanks to a group of entrepreneurial students at the University of Nottingham and generous donations to Cascade, eating ethically just got easier.
Date:
11 May 2021

New Covid-19 vaccine in development

New Covid-19 vaccine in development
Description
Thanks to a collaboration between cancer researchers and virologists at the University of Nottingham, a new vaccine is in the works.
Date:
11 May 2021

How your support has helped students shine through the pandemic

How your support has helped students shine through the pandemic
Description
A scholarship makes real difference to our students, giving them the confidence to throw themselves into their studies.
Date:
11 May 2021

Graduating to the frontline

Graduating to the frontline
Description
Abbey Bracken, a Nottingham Potential scholarship recipient, was fast-tracked into service last summer to help tackle the Covid-19 outbreak.
Date:
11 May 2021

From grassroots to greatness

From grassroots to greatness
Description
Sport is a pillar stone of the student experience at Nottingham, catering to all abilities from elite athletes to complete beginners.
Date:
11 May 2021

20,000 hours on call for First Responders

20,000 hours on call for First Responders
Description
One of our most successful Cascade projects, the First Responders scheme, is celebrating 20,000 hours volunteered by students!
Date:
28 April 2021

Professor David Walker set to retire

Professor David Walker set to retire
Description
24 years since launching the Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre, Professor David Walker is set to retire from his post at the University.
Date:
27 January 2021

Scanner ensures brighter horizons

Scanner ensures brighter horizons
Description
A state-of-the-art new Intraoperative MRI facility here in Nottingham is revolutionising treatment for children with brain tumours.
Date:
20 November 2020