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August 2010

31 August 2010 - A celebration of diversity
Fifteen football teams gathered at The University of Nottingham for a unique event aimed at challenging homophobia and prejudice.....more

24 August 2010 - High definition diagnostic ultrasonics on the nanoscale
Scientists and Engineers at The University of Nottingham have built the world's smallest ultrasonic transducers capable of generating and detecting ultrasound....more

23 August 2010 - Nottingham — a global leader in aerospace research
The University of Nottingham’s status as a global leader in aerospace research has been underlined with a new grant of £3.6m.....more

20 August 2010 - Behind the scenes at Bartons
Bartons Plc is to throw open the doors of its Chilwell Garage on Saturday 11th September as part of the national Heritage Open Days scheme......more

20 August 2010 - Skateboarding alumnus rides all the way home to Kent
Nottingham alumnus Stephen Bates decided on a novel way home after graduating – he skateboarded 200 miles to his home in Maidstone......more

19 August 2010 - 2010 Alumni Laureate Award winners revealed
The Prime Minister of Malaysia and Nottingham alumnus Dato Seri Najib Tun Razak (Industrial Economics 1974) is to receive a lifetime achievement award at the 2010 Alumni Laureate Awards......more

19 August 2010 - University Park wins eighth Green Flag
The University has celebrated a record eighth Green Flag Award — the benchmark national standard for parks and green spaces in England and Wales — with a garden party for grounds staff and community supporters......more

19 August 2010 - Look who’s talking…again
Language courses for the community, run by The University of Nottingham, are back this autumn by popular demand.....more

18 August 2010 - Got a minute? Politics in 60 seconds
You can't boil an egg in 60 seconds, but political experts at The University of Nottingham are proving you can define a political concept......more

18 August 2010 - Asia Task Force role for Nottingham Vice-Chancellor
The Vice-Chancellor of The University of Nottingham is to advise the UK Government on how to boost trade with Asia......more

16 August 2010 - Outstanding success for Nottingham postgraduates
PhD students at The University of Nottingham are among the most successful in the country, according to a new report......more

13 August 2010 - Nottingham scientists help unlock genetic secrets of cancer variations
An international team involving scientists from The University of Nottingham has unveiled an innovative approach to understanding better the origin of cancer sub-types......more

12 August 2010 - On campus — the Nottinghamshire Museum of the Year 2010
The University of Nottingham Museum has been named Museum of the Year 2010 at the annual Nottinghamshire Renaissance Heritage Awards......more 






11 August 2010 - Psyche on the page: conference to examine relationship between madness and literature
The use of fiction for educating clinicians, the way in which literary portrayals of madness can inform the public, and the narrating of madness through poetry will be among the topics discussed as part of an international conference being hosted by The University of Nottingham......more

10 August 2010 - Nottingham awarded ‘excellent’ rating in Malaysia
The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) has been rated ‘excellent’ in a national assessment of teaching and learning......more

9 August 2010 - Micro-credit scheme helps Ghanaian entrepreneurs out of poverty
An innovative micro-credit project offering small business loans to some of the poorest communities in rural Ghana has been set up by a group of enterprising students at The University of Nottingham.....more

6 August 2010 - Living la vida local
A lecturer from The University of Nottingham is to spend a month living off the land as part of a ‘living community’ study....more

5 August 2010 - Iraqi research supported by University of Nottingham in UK and Malaysia

The University of Nottingham is set to work with Iraqi academics in Iraq, Malaysia and the UK to develop and modernise approaches to research and doctoral supervision in their home country — particularly in Kurdistan....more

4 August 2010 - IAM research project helps advance understanding of rider behaviour
Are more experienced motorcyclists safer on the roads than those who are newly-qualified? And do advanced motoring qualifications make you a better rider?....more

3 August 2010 - Developing research and training in wild and exotic animal medicine
An acknowledged expert on wild and exotic animal medicine has joined The University of Nottingham and will be sharing her time between the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science (SVMS) and Twycross Zoo....more

2 August 2010 - Bug-busting Glo-Yo spreads the word and not the germs

It could be the next sell-out toy in the shops one Christmas but it could also stop thousands of children falling ill with tummy bugs and other infectious diseases.....more 

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