• Nottingham Celebrates for Black History 365

    Isobel Billington explores what Nottingham is doing to celebrate Black History Month this year.  Black History Month got off to a ceremonial start with the unveiling of a plaque to remember Eric Irons, Britain’s first black magistrate. Nottingham was proud to honour our local hero on 1st October, at...
  • Hangry Harangue – Chickens

    Need some lighthearted fun to de-stress? Listen to the Hangry Harangue podcast for an insight into what angers our writers.  Phoebe takes us through her dislike of chickens in this week’s Hangry Harangue, the podcast where we vent our pet hates to the world.  Please note, this podcast contains...
  • Society Spotlight: NUDance

    NUDance is the home of dance at Nottingham university!  We offer a number of different classes throughout the week including styles such as ballet, tap, commercial, contemporary, street and break dancing taught by our incredibly talented professional teachers! During freshers week all our classes will be £1 so it’s...
  • Society Spotlight: Karnival

    Dounia Crivelli discusses UoN’s Karnival, one of the largest student-run charity organisations in the country. Karnival is the University of Nottingham’s student-run charity organization, one of the largest in the country, and we raise incredible amounts of money every year for amazing causes. We host many fundraising experiences and...
  • Society Spotlight: CivSoc

    Sam, president of CivSoc – the society for Civil Engineers at the University of Nottingham – explains who they are for the aspiring civil engineers among you. CivSoc is here to help relieve the {force divided by area} of an engineering degree. From freshers to final years, the aim...
  • Society Spotlight: English Society

    Vice President Emily Casey explains what being a member of the English Society, is like and why you should join.  Congratulations freshers – welcome to Nottingham! But, more importantly, welcome to English Society! Why should you join? As a fresher, there are 3 main avenues to making friends: course,...
  • Society Spotlight: NatSci Soc

    Not sure which society to join? Your subject society is a good place to start! Starting uni is scary; joining a society can play a key role in helping ease the transition to uni life, but with over 200 societies to choose from it can be a little daunting...