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Taking care of yourself at university

There’s no doubt that university can be a pretty overwhelming experience for many new students. Late nights, exam stress, constant socialising; the latter, being a certified introvert, can often become my arch-nemesis. And, as a result, you may end up sacrificing your mental and physical health if you aren’t sure how to properly take care …

Introduction to the Trampoline Club

If there is one thing that a student should do whilst at university, it’s to find a sports club or society that they really enjoy becoming a part of. It helps to unwind after the stress of a day’s lectures, looks great on your CV and gives you the opportunity to try something fun! In …

Hello from Medieval Combat Society!

Hi, my name is Briar and I am General Secretary of Medieval Combat Society, a University Park based society which trains in all forms of medieval combat, from single handed sword to pole arms and longsword using genuine replica weapons (blunted of course!). I joined the society as a fresher and was hooked from the start. This …

Welcome to the Faculty of Arts

If you’re studying a course related to history, archaeology, languages, English, humanities, music, philosophy, theology and religion or media you’re now part of the Faculty of Arts. Welcome! Here are some things you should know about your lovely Faculty. What schools or departments are in the Faculty? American and Canadian Studies Archaeology Classics Culture, Film and Media Cultures, Languages …

University Radio Nottingham – Your Student Sound

University Radio Nottingham is the award winning student radio station at the University of Nottingham. Whether you have aspirations of a future career in journalism, radio or otherwise, or you are simply looking to try your hand at something completely new, URN is a great place to start. I joined URN at the beginning of …

Welcome to the Faculty of Engineering

If you’re studying a course related to architecture or engineering, you’re now part of the Faculty of Engineering. Welcome! Here are some things you should know about your lovely Faculty. What schools are in the Faculty? Architecture and Built Environment Chemical and Environmental Engineering Civil Engineering Foundation Engineering and Physical Sciences Electrical and Electronic Engineering …

Welcome to the Faculty of Science

If you’re studying a course related to agriculture, animal science, biotechnology, chemistry, computing, environmental science, food and nutrition, mathematics, pharmacy, physics or psychology you’re now part of the Faculty of Science. Welcome! Here are some things you should know about your lovely Faculty. What schools are in the Faculty? School of Biosciences School of Chemistry School of …

Out in Education – talking to my younger self

“My name is Andrew, I’m a third year physics student at the University of Nottingham… and I also happen to be gay” – back in June, I was saying those exact words to 8 different classes of Year 10 pupils at a secondary school in Doncaster. Signing up for a physics degree, I can honestly …

Welcome to the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

If you’re studying a course related to medicine, healthcare, biological sciences or veterinary medicine, you’re now part of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. Welcome! Here are some things you should know about your lovely Faculty. What schools are in the Faculty? School of Medicine School of Health Sciences School of Life Sciences School …

Sport at UoN – Green, Gold and Getting Involved!

Here at Nottingham we are all about sport for everyone. With over 70 sports clubs, one of the largest intramural sports programmes (IMS) in the country, and a brand new £40 million sports village, we’re confident we have something that’s right for you. So before you arrive, why not find out a little bit about …