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Matthew Lear

Is aviation management a good career?

Explore the world of aviation management through personal experiences and insights, discovering why it's a rewarding career choice. Dive into this captivating journey.

26/02/24

Construction manager with hardhats onsite

A career in construction project management: become...

Explore the dynamic world of Construction Project Management. Learn how to shape communities and build dreams with our expert-led BSc program.

21/02/24

Careers in the built environment

Careers in the built environment

Discover diverse career paths in the built environment: Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying, Real Estate, Construction Project Management and more.

19/02/24

Which degree is best for aviation management?

Which degree is best for aviation management?

Discover why Coventry's Aviation Management BSc (Hons) is top-rated from student Jacob Rogers. Explore diverse industry opportunities and enriching experiences. Read...

16/02/24

motorsport engineering students analysing data

Is a motorsport degree worth it?

Explore why Coventry University's Motorsport Engineering degree is worth it, as alumni Ali Haddow reflects on his journey to Aston Martin Formula 1.

14/02/24

Black women have been inspiring millions for generations

Black women have been inspiring millions for...

Coventry University staff member Julian McKenzie reflects on the incredible Black women who have inspired him and millions of others to pursue greatness.

26/10/23

Coventry University colleague to champion diversity in enterprise education after appointment to board of Enterprise Educators UK

Coventry University colleague to champion diversity...

Dr Cherisse Hoyte discusses her ongoing work to champion diversity and inclusion in the education sector, helping to pave the way for future black leaders.

18/10/23

The lessons of the past remind us of how far we’ve come

The lessons of the past remind us of how far we’ve...

Charmaine Williamson discusses what Black History Month means to her.

10/10/23

My heritage is who I am

My heritage is who I am

Dr Maxine Pryce-Miller discusses what Black History Month and this year’s theme – Saluting our Sisters - mean to her.

28/09/23

Mechanical Engineering graduate secures Rolls Royce role

Mechanical Engineering graduate secures Rolls Royce...

Clearing graduate Juan Miguel Prado recommends Mechanical Engineering BEng as your chance to broaden your engineering knowledge and experience before choosing a...

04/08/23

Second-year Film Production student’s work on “heartfelt*” and “compelling**” documentary

Second-year Film Production student’s work on...

‘Leaving to Remain’ follows three Roma settlers and their work to help others like them. Hynek Psenicka is a second-year Film Production student - he tells us about...

04/08/23

Outside building of the Royal Court of Justice

A career in Law - How do I become a solicitor?

Ever thought about becoming a solicitor in the UK? Even if you don’t have a law degree, this new exam has been causing quite a stir in the legal community by making a...

23/03/23

What is the Solicitors’ Qualifying Examinations (SQE)

What is the Solicitors’ Qualifying Examinations (SQE)

If you’re looking to become a solicitor, the journey can look intimidating, so let’s break down the Solicitors’ Qualifying Examinations (SQE) to help alleviate any...

23/03/23

What I learnt at the Festival of Journalism 2023

What I learnt at the Festival of Journalism 2023

I had the opportunity to attend the 2023 Festival of Journalism on 26-27 January 2023.

14/02/23

Planning a sustainable fashion event

Planning a sustainable fashion event

International Fashion Business students updated their style while gaining invaluable fashion planning experience at the highly anticipated ‘Swap and Style’ pop up shop.

03/02/23

More Women in Property award success for Coventry University students.

More Women in Property award success for Coventry...

Coventry University had more success at this year’s Women in Property awards, as students Aleena Khalid and Taya Eames were recognised for their work.

03/10/22

My journey to secure a placement with Scottish Power

My journey to secure a placement with Scottish Power

Abdul Wadood, a Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence student, shared his journey to securing a placement as a Software & Database developer.

13/09/22

The Students’ Union has rebranded

The Students’ Union has rebranded

After 30 years of being ‘CUSU’, it’s time to evolve. Welcome to Your Students’ Union.

02/09/22

Moving in at university? Here are six steps to success

Moving in at university? Here are six steps to success

Coventry University psychologist, Nim Bahia, shares her top tips on making friends and transitioning to university life.

16/08/22

Fine Art alumnus completes season-long partnership with the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) and Vertu Motors.

Fine Art alumnus completes season-long partnership...

Graduating from Coventry University in 2011 with a 2:2 in Fine Art and Illustration, David Roman has completed a season-long partnership with the PFA and seen his...

20/07/22

The benefits of studying a Foundation Year course

The benefits of studying a Foundation Year course

We caught up with two course directors to find out what a Foundation Year course is and how you might benefit from studying one.

14/07/22

My journey to Intel

My journey to Intel

Khushi Lakhlani, a second-year Computer Science BSc (Hons) student at Coventry University, shares her journey to securing an internship at Intel.

21/03/22

My Sustainability Journey - Becoming a Student Ambassador

My Sustainability Journey - Becoming a Student...

Ibad Quershi discusses the impact becoming a Student Ambassador has had on his sustainability journey.

16/03/22

7 Ways to Live More Sustainably

7 Ways to Live More Sustainably

Will Kilmurray, Environmental Sustainability Assistant

11/03/22