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Coventry University joins new employability programme for autistic students
22
Oct

Coventry University joins new employability programme for...

Coventry University has joined The Employ Autism Higher Education Network, a ground-breaking higher education employability programme, which aims to unlock the potential...

University news

2020

CU London’s new Greenwich site prepares to welcome first ever students 
21
Oct

CU London’s new Greenwich site prepares to welcome first...

U London is preparing to welcome students to its second site, in the heart of the Greenwich Peninsula for the first time.

University news

2020

Improving diagnosis and support of specific learning difficulties in the UK education system
21
Oct

Improving diagnosis and support of specific learning...

The UK government has published a rapid evidence review by Professor Julia Carroll, from Coventry University’s Centre for Global Learning: Education and...

2020

Coventry University student feels safest on campus and praises educational quality following return
20
Oct

Coventry University student feels safest on campus and...

Coventry University student feels safest on campus and praises educational quality following return

University news | Student news

2020

Works on exciting city centre project kick off at Coventry University’s iconic James Starley site
20
Oct

Works on exciting city centre project kick off at Coventry...

Construction work is underway to transform part of the iconic James Starley site within Coventry University’s city centre campus into a new and exciting open...

University news

2020

Coventry University London aiming to continue incredible growth as it celebrates 10th anniversary
16
Oct

Coventry University London aiming to continue incredible...

Coventry University London is aiming to continue its incredible growth story as it kicks off celebrations for its 10th anniversary.

University news

2020

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies CBE awarded Damehood in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours
16
Oct

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies CBE awarded Damehood in...

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies has been given the highest order of recognition for her continued service and contribution to the dance industry.

2020

Nobel Peace Prize recognises food security as an instrument of peace
13
Oct

Nobel Peace Prize recognises food security as an instrument...

We asked Mike Hardy, founding Director of the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) for his views on this year’s Nobel Peace Prize.

2020

It took Tess six months to recover from coronavirus - now she wants us all to protect each other and our NHS
09
Oct

It took Tess six months to recover from coronavirus - now...

Coventry University staff member Tess Wareing is urging colleagues and students to “do what we can to protect each other and our NHS” after spending six...

University news

2020

Postgraduate researcher receives the ‘Rising Researcher Award’ for her work on suicide prevention
09
Oct

Postgraduate researcher receives the ‘Rising Researcher...

Mirabel Pelton, a PhD candidate in the Centre for Intelligent Healthcare, has been awarded the Rising Researcher Award for her work on suicide prevention in autistic...

2020

FutureLearn becomes first 100% online TNE institution to offer academic credit from Coventry University
09
Oct

FutureLearn becomes first 100% online TNE institution to...

Coventry University has further invested in digital learning as partner FutureLearn, the leading social learning platform, gained formal academic approval to offer...

University news

2020

CyberOwl granted US Patent for cutting-edge network security monitoring technology
08
Oct

CyberOwl granted US Patent for cutting-edge network...

CyberOwl, a Coventry University spinout cybersecurity company, has today announced the issuance of a new U.S. patent for the invention of its groundbreaking network...

2020

Coventry University appoint 50 student ambassadors to safeguard people on campus
05
Oct

Coventry University appoint 50 student ambassadors to...

Coventry University has stepped up its efforts to protect and safeguard staff, students and other visitors on campus with the recruitment of student ambassadors.

University news

2020

Coventry University’ prepares to mark Black History Month with celebration and discourse
05
Oct

Coventry University’ prepares to mark Black History Month...

Coventry University is preparing to celebrate achievements of colleagues, researchers and students during Black History Month.

2020

‘Smart spectacles’ may help people with facial palsy smile again
05
Oct

‘Smart spectacles’ may help people with facial palsy smile...

Academics at Coventry University have been involved in a nationally funded study, led by Nottingham Trent University, to explore the potential for ‘smart...

2020

Research shows it is possible to stop smoking and simultaneously lose weight
02
Oct

Research shows it is possible to stop smoking and...

As research suggests that both smoking and obesity are risk factors for developing severe COVID-19 symptoms and other life-threatening diseases, there has never been a...

2020

Paramedic student who self-isolated to help on the NHS frontline urges other students to do their bit in fight against COVID-19
01
Oct

Paramedic student who self-isolated to help on the NHS...

A Coventry University student paramedic who made enormous sacrifices to join the NHS fight against COVID-19 is calling on fellow students to play their part by sticking...

University news

2020

A joint statement from Coventry University Vice-Chancellor, Professor John Latham and Chief Superintendent Mike O'Hara of West Midlands Police
30
Sep

A joint statement from Coventry University Vice-Chancellor,...

Both Coventry University and West Midlands Police are appalled by the scenes caught on video at the student accommodation Arundel House, which is owned and operated by a...

2020

Statement on incident at Arundel House
30
Sep

Statement on incident at Arundel House

A Coventry University spokesperson said:

2020

Coventry lockdown arts project funded by universities goes live next week
29
Sep

Coventry lockdown arts project funded by universities goes...

A showcase of work by Coventry artists, funded by the city’s universities and produced during lockdown, will launch online next week (Monday 5 October).

2020