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June 2008

30 June 2008 - Hong Kong event – yet another success
The Vice Chancellor of The University of Nottingham, Professor Sir Colin Campbell, was guest of honour at a special reception reunion in Hong Kong at the end of May......more

27 June 2008 - Aspire reaches for the sky
Nottingham's skyline has been transformed with the installation of the final section of Aspire, Britain's tallest free standing public work of art......more

26 June 2008 - What does Nottingham mean to you?
It’s a simple question but we suspect the answers may be very different and that’s what we’d like to know......more

25 June 2008 - In the footsteps of Darwin
A University of Nottingham scientist working to understand and preserve endangered species for future generations has been honoured with a prestigious award presented only every 50 years......more

24 June 2008 - Sue Maynard Campbell, MBE, died peacefully on May 21st, 2008.
Sue Maynard, as she was known in her University days, studied Law from 1973 – 1976 and lived in Cavendish Hall with the support of a rota of fellow students......more

23 June 2008 - Trio of alumni to receive honorary awards
A financial journalist, a poet and author and a former research scientist, all University of Nottingham graduates - will receive honorary awards in July......more

20 June 2008 - Alumni Noticeboard
Looking for a friend? Done something you’re proud of? In the early stages of organising a reunion? Why not reach your former friends and colleagues from University days via our new e-noticeboard......more

20 June 2008 - Nottingham students win NUS award
Nottingham students have won a national award in recognition of their efforts to increase participation......more

19 June 2008 - Date set for the Big Nottingham Reunion
Friday 7th November has been announced as the date for this year’s Big Nottingham Reunion in central London......more

18 June 2008 - Come and have a cup of tea with us
More than 15,000 people are expected to descend on The University of Nottingham as the institution opens its doors for undergraduate open days......more

17 June 2008 - Thousands expected to enjoy the Splendour
More than 10,000 festival goers are expected for this year’s Splendour music event at Wollaton Park – the first big gig in the park for six years......more

16 June - Nottingham professor joint winner of 'Nobel of the East' and $1m prize
A University of Nottingham academic who played a pivotal role in the creation of the first cloned mammal has received one of the most prestigious scientific prizes in the world.....more 

13 June - Nuns need you now
Nottingham alumni netball players the Nuns are holding trials for new players....more

12 June - Nottingham scientists recognised for contribution to UK economy
Scientists from the University of Nottingham have been highlighted as being among the leading bioscience research groups contributing to the UK's economic and social wellbeing....more

11 June - It’s all about the bike
A new publication about the history of Raleigh Cycles has been launched at the ongoing Wheels of Fortune exhibition at the University of Nottingham....more

10 June - Students give the gift of the GAB
University of Nottingham students will continue to put back into their local community this month — even after they've gone home for the summer break....more
9 June 2008 - Dame Mary Marsh leaves the NSPCC
Nottingham alumnus Dame Mary Marsh is to leave her post as Director and Chief Executive of the NSPCC after eight years distinguished service......more

6 June 2008 - Why not join our Friends for a little fun this summer?
Spectacular plants and picnics in the park form the basis of a summer programme of events for the Friends of University Park......more

5 June 2008 - Summer Exhibition 2008
Talented University staff, students and alumni will be exhibiting their artistic efforts during the annual Summer Exhibition which takes place this year from Friday 18 July until Saturday 2 August......more

4 June 2008 University of Nottingham Olympic Team bound for Beijing
Talented alumni and current students from The University of Nottingham have now qualified to take their place in the world’s most prestigious sporting event.....more 

3 June 2008 - Old Market Square – an award winner
The Old Market Square in Nottingham has won a prestigious 2008 Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Award......more

2 June 2008 - Moving molecules within molecules
Experts in the field of nanoscience have discovered a way of controlling the motion and detecting the forces that move molecules within molecules......more

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