• Nominees For The British Fashion Awards 2016 Announced

    On December 5th 2016 the prestigious Fashion Awards will be held at London’s Royal Albert Hall in front of 4,000 of the world’s arguably most stylish guests. Formerly known as the British Fashion Awards, this event is the UK’s answer to the glamorous Met Gala held in the States....
  • UoN wins Times Higher Education award for Outstanding Support for Career Researchers

    The University of Nottingham (UoN) was recognised at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015 on 26th November, winning the ‘Outstanding Support for Career Researchers’ award. The Times Higher Education Awards website states that the ‘Outstanding Support for Career Researchers’ award is given to the institution that has “developed the most innovative...
  • Let’s Art-iculate #5: Who Cares About Book Awards?

    The Pulitzer Prize, The Man Booker Prize, The Whitbread (Costa) Book Awards, The National Book Award…these are just to name a small few of the seemingly never ending list of book awards. As I took my weekly trip to Waterstones I was greeted by the harrowing sight of the...
  • Times Higher Education Awards 2015 shortlist revealed

    The University of Nottingham has been shortlisted for four awards in the Times Higher Education 2015 Awards. The awards for which the University has been nominated are Outstanding Employer Engagement Initiative, Outstanding Contribution to Leadership Development, Outstanding Support for Early Career Researchers, and Entrepreneurial University of the Year. John...
  • Cripps Health Centre first “outstanding” GP surgery in Nottingham

    Cripps Health Centre, located on University Park campus, is the first GP surgery in Nottingham to be labelled “outstanding” by health watchdog the Care Quality Commission. Inspectors from the watchdog stated that staff went “above and beyond” for patients, even when 28 consultations were taking place at the same...
  • University of Nottingham celebrates first Higher Education Technicians’ Summit

    The University of Nottingham celebrated the inaugural Higher Education Technicians’ Summit on Tuesday 30th June. Papin Prizes, a series of awards that are said by the University to “publically celebrate the skills, talent and experience of technicians from M5 Universities”, were handed to technicians at the event, held in...
  • BRIT Awards Nominees 2015: Who Should Win and Why?

    Scrap the bookies, scrap album sales; on basic critical grounds – or perhaps even moral grounds – who should win the BRITs? Impact writers take a rummage through this year’s categories to pick out who deserves to win. British Video https://soundcloud.com/mmmusic/mark-ronson-uptown-funk Out of the five nominees there are three distinct categories. There...