Posts tagged with ‘social sciences’

Festival of Social Sciences: Saturday 7 November – Sunday 15 November 2020

The Economic and Social Research Council’s Festival of Social Sciences is an annual, weeklong series of […]

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Lianas, tropical forests and the global carbon cycle

In this lecture, Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Social Sciences, Geertje van der Heijden will explore the functioning of the carbon cycle and indicate its importance in mitigating some of the effects of human-induced increases in atmospheric CO2 concentrations.

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Remembering what and where: changes in visual memory across the lifespan

A lecture with Dr Simon Ferneyhough, Researcher — Department of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, Nottingham Trent University.

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Applications invited for Mexico academic collaboration

Research staff at the University of Nottingham are invited to apply for the ‘UK-Mexico Itinerant Chair’, […]

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Making friends with the enemy – with Jo Berry

In 1984 an IRA bomb killed Jo Berry’s father. Jo met with Patrick Magee, the bomber, after his release from prison. For 16 years, they have travelled the world together spreading a message of peace and understanding.

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Race, Rights and Justice in the age of Brexit

On 23rd June 2016, the UK voted to exit the EU. The referendum sparked a flurry of political changes in the government and a sharp rise in hate crimes reported to the police. Suddenly the UK has to confront questions of equality, tolerance and hate.

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200 years of Social Sciences at Nottingham

Concerned with how the world works, social science is, in its broadest sense, the study of […]

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