• Hallward Reopens and Everything You Need to Know About Borrowing During Covid

    This week, as a part of the university’s ‘phased re-opening’ of on campus libraries, University Park’s Hallward Library was re-opened with new safety measures, resource borrowing systems and opening times.  The university confirmed that, as a part of ‘Phase 1’ of the re-opening of campus libraries, a ‘click and...
  • The official diary of Bertie the Hallward cat

    It may surprise you to learn, humans of Nottingham, that there is an intelligence greater than your own surveying your every move. A dark and dangerous force moves in the shadowy underbelly of University Park, known to few but feared by all! Yes, from a secluded corner of campus...
  • IMPACT ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL: DAY 5

    The 5th day of campaigning for the Students’ Union elections has approached. With the signs of spring weather finally showing up on campus, the SU Elections candidates are continuing their campaigning week. Even though campaigning on campus is scarce, most candidates’ online presence is strong. From Facebook campaign videos...
  • IMPACT ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL: DAY 3

    Despite the weather setbacks, candidates are bringing sunshine onto campus with bright smiles and energy.  Entering the beginning of a very busy week for the Students’ Union Elections, candidates and their teams could be found dotted around campus, campaigning and interacting with students to get their vote. With not...
  • IMPACT ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL: DAY 2

    The second day of campaigning for SU elections has been snowy and windy, but the candidates persevere and are chatting to students around campus. In the unusually quiet Portland building, Impact first catches up with Pete Lendon who is running to be your next SU President. “It’s going really...
  • BREAKING: Smoke on campus triggers Hallward Library’s fire alarm

    Students were evacuated from Hallward Library this morning after smoke from a plant room in a building opposite infiltrated the library’s fire system and set off the alarm. A spokesperson for the library told Impact: “Everyone in Hallward was evacuated for ten minutes before the security came and told us it was safe...
  • Hallward undergoing repairs after recent ceiling collapse

    A recent partial ceiling panel collapse in Hallward library means there will be ongoing disruption to the library while maintenance teams conduct repair work.  The ceiling collapse occurred on level 2, but affected levels 2, 3 and 4. The Estates team have commissioned expert contractors to inspect all of...