45 episodes

Knowledge, Engaged is brought to you by The Institute for Policy and Engagement at the University of Nottingham, to bring together the ground-breaking research done at Nottingham and you, the listener. Join us as we explore the work the researchers are doing and how it makes a difference in the world around them. Follow us on Twitter - we're @UoN_Institute

Knowledge, Engaged Institute for Policy and Engagement (University of Nottingham)

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Knowledge, Engaged is brought to you by The Institute for Policy and Engagement at the University of Nottingham, to bring together the ground-breaking research done at Nottingham and you, the listener. Join us as we explore the work the researchers are doing and how it makes a difference in the world around them. Follow us on Twitter - we're @UoN_Institute

    What's Up With Everyone? w/Paul Crawford

    What's Up With Everyone? w/Paul Crawford

    The Institute for Policy and Engagement has some brand new award winners! That's right, the annual Policy Impact and Public Engagement Awards 2024 have been announced (you can read about all the winners below) and Ben is sitting down with Paul Crawford, of Best Public Engagement Initiative fame.They talk all about his project (collaborating with Aardman Animations, no less), arts and health and much more. And during the episode, they talk about what creative hobbies they currently have - mayb...

    • 35 min
    Science in the Park! w/Sam Tang

    Science in the Park! w/Sam Tang

    Ben is talking all things Science in the Park with special guest Sam Tang in this episode. Never heard of Science in the Park? (How??) Public engagement at its finest, Science in the Park has been entertaining and sharing knowledge from the University of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University and many local organisations for the past 15 years. Have a listen to hear all about it!Want some links? We have plenty:The Institute for Policy and EngagementSam TangPeriodic VideosPolicy Impact and Pub...

    • 30 min
    The NCCPE Watermark w/Stephen Meek and Maria Richards

    The NCCPE Watermark w/Stephen Meek and Maria Richards

    Public Engagement is a broad topic, so Ben sits down with fellow Institute for Policy and Engagement colleagues, Stephen Meek and Maria Richards, to pick it apart. They look at the NCCPE Watermark, what it is, what it means for the University of Nottingham (and what UoN received...)Want some links? We have plenty:The Institute for Policy and EngagementCity as LabNCCPENCCPE Engage Watermark

    • 31 min
    Transitioning Away from Animal Testing w/Andy Bennett and Amy Beale

    Transitioning Away from Animal Testing w/Andy Bennett and Amy Beale

    Ben is joined by Dr Andrew Bennett, Director of the FRAME Alternatives Laboratory at the University of Nottingham, and Amy Beale, Head of Policy and Programmes at FRAME (Fund for the Replacement of Animals in Medical Experiments). Together they talk all things research, stopping the use of animal testing, and what the benefits of the long-term relationship between University and Charity mean for policymaking and public engagement. Ethics, hamsters and grow-your-own-organs are just a tiny slic...

    • 42 min
    When Engineering Meets Space: Outreach and Engagement w/Jez Turner

    When Engineering Meets Space: Outreach and Engagement w/Jez Turner

    Good public engagement and outreach requires good enthusiasm, and Jez Turner brings it by the bucket load. In this episode, Ben chats with Jez about his outreach work, his passion for lifelong learning, space, using satellites to identify potential slavery cases, and even, at one point, Nazi Germany.It's a wild ride this one.Want some links? We have plenty:Jez Turner's ProfileRights Lab NottinghamFestival of Science and CuriosityFoundation Engineering and Physical Sciences Courses

    • 35 min
    RE-ENGAGED: Climate Change, Communities and Energy Systems w/Mark Gillott

    RE-ENGAGED: Climate Change, Communities and Energy Systems w/Mark Gillott

    The climate crisis is usually talked about in terms of the big picture, but Mark Gillott talks to Ben about the local community-driven work he is doing and the massive impacts it could have on green energy as a whole. They discuss the Trent Basin project, Mark's revolutionary ideas and what the real meaning behind the flickering black and white symbol before an ad break on tv is (which blew Ben's mind).Knowledge, Engaged is brought to you by The Institute of Policy and Engagement at the Unive...

    • 20 min

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