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April 2009

30 April 2009 - ‘Sixty Symbols’ — unravelling the secret language of science
It is the most famous scientific equation in history, framed by Einstein more than a century ago......more

29 April 2009 - Fantastic Hong Kong reunion
The Friends of The University of Nottingham Hong Kong achieved their highest ever turnout at a reunion to meet the new Vice-Chancellor, Professor David Greenaway......more

28 April 2009 - New trail gives a 'Booth's Eye View' of the City
A trail around Nottingham city exploring different areas related to William Booth has been launched as part of the celebrations for the 180th anniversary since his birth......more

27 April 2009 - Nottingham the number one city
Nottingham has become the number one city with home searchers, according to, the largest online network of estate agents, receiving more enquiries than any other UK city in February......more

23 April 2009 - Vote for your favourite Nottingham restaurant
Voting has opened for the Nottingham Restaurant Awards. The popular awards among restaurateurs and the public alike will sort the best from the rest with public voting throughout April, secret visits by judges in May and an awards ceremony in June......more

22 April 2009 - READ on! – an amazing success story
A charity which started life as student friends at Nottingham wanting to change the world, has developed into a highly successful international charity......more

21 April 2009 - Graduate fair will give you the competitive edge
In times of severe economic hardship any event which can give graduates or recent alumni a competitive edge, is a major advantage......more

20 April 2009 - Can you help us identify people on this photo?
Fascinating photographs are always being sent in to the University’s alumni relations office and this one took our interest recently......more

17 April 2009 - Old versus new in alumni football’s match of the day
The 11th Annual Old Boys fixture between the current University first XI football team and an alumni team will take place next month......more

16 April 2009 - Young lawyers win top national award
A group of budding legal philanthropists from The University of Nottingham has won a prestigious  award from the UK Attorney General and a national solicitors’ society......more

15 April 2009 - University of Nottingham alumnus becomes Prime Minister of Malaysia
University of Nottingham alumnus Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has become the new Prime Minister of Malaysia......more

8 April 2009 - Last call for alumni awards nominations
It’s your last chance to nominate a deserving Nottingham alumnus/alumna for the 2009 Alumni Laureate Awards......more

7 April 2009 - Looking for a way to get ahead?
A brand new series of master-classes will offer Nottingham alumni vital career development advice and the competitive edge in the market place......more

6 April 2009 - Turning back the clock to save the Bramley Apple
The world’s most famous cooking apple celebrates its 200th birthday this year, and the unique flavour of the original Bramley Apple is thriving — thanks to scientists and grounds staff at The University of Nottingham......more

2 April 2009 - Comic genius meets medieval megalomania
Was Richard II mad or simply misunderstood? The multi-talented Terry Jones, director, historian, writer, actor and founder member of Monty Python’s Flying Circus came to his defence in a public lecture at The University of Nottingham......more

1 April 2009 - Students shine in British Council’s International Student Awards 2009

Inspirational accounts of student life in the UK have won three students from The University of Nottingham top accolades in the nation’s biggest competition for international students......more

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