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Giving extra - David's story

Giving extra - David's story
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This month, we celebrate the life of David Atkin, whose generous legacy gift of £10,000 is helping fund vital breast cancer research today.
Date:
04 November 2016

New researcher joins CBTRC

New researcher joins CBTRC
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Thanks to your generosity, we are thrilled to announce that Claire Evans is set to join the team at the Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre (CBTRC).
Date:
04 November 2016

One year on: Tia recalls her first year at University

One year on: Tia recalls her first year at University
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Thanks to your support, Tia blossomed in our Nottingham Potential Summer School programme – which gives youngsters from disadvantaged backgrounds a chance to try out life at university.
Date:
04 November 2016

Life Cycle 6 raises over £540,000 for breast cancer research

Life Cycle 6 raises over £540,000 for breast cancer research
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From bakers to walkers and cyclists and disco dancers – thanks to you we have raised over £540,000 for our breast cancer research, as part of our annual fundraiser – Nottingham Life Cycle 6.
Date:
04 November 2016

Vets in the Community

Vets in the Community
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Thanks to your support for Cascade, veterinary students have been out in the community helping pets belonging to homeless and vulnerably housed people in the Nottingham area for the last four years.
Date:
04 November 2016

20 years a volunteer

20 years a volunteer
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From eMentors to guest speakers, there are all kinds of volunteers here at The University of Nottingham. But none are quite like Sheila Leeds.
Date:
03 November 2016

Cascade project wins national award

Cascade project wins national award
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Thanks to your support for Cascade, a team of Nottingham students have won Enactus UK's National Competition, securing them a place in the Enactus World Cup in Toronto, later this month.
Date:
23 September 2016

Your support for scholarships means so much

Your support for scholarships means so much
Description
A scholarship really does have the power to change a student's life. We went to meet Daniel Sykes, a talented Physics with Theoretical Astrophysics student, to hear first-hand what a difference a scholarship can make.
Date:
25 July 2016