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New brain-controlled film lets you choose the storyline

New brain-controlled film lets you choose the storyline
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What if the next time you stifled a yawn in the cinema, the plot of the film suddenly changed to try and regain your attention? That's the idea behind an innovative new brain-controlled film project created by University of Nottingham Computer Science PhD researcher Richard Ramchurn.
Date:
31/05/2018

Turning plants into cures

Turning plants into cures
Description
Dengue Fever is one of the world's most dangerous tropical diseases, infecting more than 400 million people each year. As incidences worldwide grow dramatically, researchers at our Malaysia Campus are applying new approaches to traditional herbal remedies to find a plant-based cure for this disease.
Date:
31/05/2018

Transforming the Great British Queue

Transforming the Great British Queue
Description
Three alumni were the big winners at the UK's largest innovation event. Amos Teshuva (BSc Economics, 2014), Frazer Harper and Archie Kennedy-Dyson (Computer Science, 2017) created WalkIn - a clever app that saves diners time by 'queueing for them' at restaurants. We asked the guys to share how their business idea started.
Date:
30/05/2018

Giving talent a catalyst

Giving talent a catalyst
Description
Growing up in inner-city London, Mikail Ozer (Medicine (Clinical), 2015) found himself facing some very difficult life choices. But thanks to alumni gifts to the University's scholarship and widening participation programmes, Mikail was able to follow his dream to study medicine. Guest speaker at our recent House of Lords alumni reception, this is Mikail's story of how he became a doctor.
Date:
24/05/2018

How to turn your idea into a business

How to turn your idea into a business
Description
Young entrepreneur Olivia Swift to share her top tips on how to turn your lightbulb moment into a successful business.
Date:
26/04/2018

Innovative UK-China collaboration to improve GP primary care training

Innovative UK-China collaboration to improve GP primary care training
Description
A unique collaboration between Nottingham's UK and China campuses is set to benefit GPs of the future – and their patients – by driving forward improvements in clinical training in both countries.
Date:
26/04/2018

Five things I learned at University

Five things I learned at University
Description
Natalie Haydon-Yeung (Law, 2012) shares her five lessons from her time at Nottingham.
Date:
24/04/2018

Creating a diverse workplace

Creating a diverse workplace
Description
Kevin Ellis, Chairman and Senior Partner at PwC UK, shares his thoughts on creating diverse and inclusive workplaces.
Date:
23/03/2018

New medical school to address staff shortages in the NHS

New medical school to address staff shortages in the NHS
Description
A new medical school is to be established in an exciting collaboration between the University of Nottingham and the University of Lincoln to offer first-class medical education in Lincolnshire. It's hoped the new medical school will address future projected shortages of doctors.
Date:
22/03/2018

In the Frame: Women at Nottingham

In the Frame: Women at Nottingham
Description
A new exhibition has opened at the University featuring 14 portraits of inspiring women with a connection to our University. Explore our virtual gallery and find out more about this innovative exhibition.
Date:
20/03/2018
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