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RISING survey reveals work needed to make the most of Coventry’s status as UK’s only City of Peace and Reconciliation
21
Sep

RISING survey reveals work needed to make the most of...

More work needs to be done to make the most of Coventry’s unique status as the UK’s only City of Peace and Reconciliation, according to a recent survey...

University news | Research news

2020

University researchers document the impacts of the Prevent strategy on education and call for change
17
Sep

University researchers document the impacts of the Prevent...

A Coventry University researcher and Middlesex University academic hope their new book, which assesses the impact of the UK government’s Prevent Duty...

University news | Research news

2020

Coventry University researcher designs pandemic-proof car of the future
17
Sep

Coventry University researcher designs pandemic-proof car...

Say hello to the pandemic-proof car of the future as imagined by Coventry University researchers!

Research news

2020

Coventry University researchers receive funding to explore the peaceful resolution of the 'Anglophone crisis' in Cameroon
01
Sep

Coventry University researchers receive funding to explore...

Coventry University’s Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) is part of a project exploring possible resolutions to a civil war that has displaced...

Research news

2020

New UK-Indonesian research consortium launches to tackle coronavirus and climate change
24
Aug

New UK-Indonesian research consortium launches to tackle...

A new Anglo-Indonesian alliance has been established to share research and expertise in a bid to build global resilience against pandemics, the climate emergency and...

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2020

Coventry University project wins funding in bid to make Coventry and Warwickshire an immersive technology hub
11
Aug

Coventry University project wins funding in bid to make...

Coventry University’s ambitious bid to make Coventry and Warwickshire the number one region for immersive technology has been awarded funding by UK Research and...

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2020

Coventry researchers team up with European academics in a bid to alter Farm to Fork strategy
03
Aug

Coventry researchers team up with European academics in a...

A group of Coventry University researchers concerned about the future of our food systems want consumers and producers to join the debate as they urge the European...

Research news

2020

Coventry researcher fears for future of grassroots sports clubs after London 2012 research
31
Jul

Coventry researcher fears for future of grassroots sports...

A Coventry University researcher believes grassroots sports clubs are at risk of permanent closure in the post-COVID-19 world if we do not learn the lessons from...

Research news

2020

University-backed FabLab celebrates anniversary after helping more people than ever despite COVID-19
21
Jul

University-backed FabLab celebrates anniversary after...

A Coventry University-backed centre which supports local people and businesses to learn new skills, has celebrated its fourth anniversary by revealing it has helped more...

Research news

2020

Coventry University set to be UK base of European sustainable food and farming project
10
Jul

Coventry University set to be UK base of European...

Coventry University’s Ryton research site is set to become the UK base of a major European sustainable food and farming project.

Research news

2020

Coventry University launches new research study that will help address the futures of creative freelancers
08
Jul

Coventry University launches new research study that will...

Creative freelancers in Coventry are being urged to join a Coventry University study aiming to help the freelance community shape its future beyond the economic crisis...

University news | Research news | Business news

2020

New Insights into Coventry’s Impactful Research with Launch of Innovate Magazine
19
Jun

New Insights into Coventry’s Impactful Research with Launch...

The latest issue of Coventry University’s Innovate Magazine honours National Refugee Week by highlighting the research work of the MiFriendly Cities Programme.

University news | Research news

2020

Coventry University researcher urges gardeners to join Plant Alert project
15
Jun

Coventry University researcher urges gardeners to join...

Coventry University has teamed up with the Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland on a project calling on gardeners to help stop invasive plants from escaping their...

Research news

2020

Coventry University spin-out receives £50,000 to test COVID-19 drugs
11
Jun

Coventry University spin-out receives £50,000 to test...

A Coventry University spin-out company has been selected to test the safety of new drugs being developed to combat COVID-19.

Research news

2020

Coventry University researcher expects spike in victims of sexual violence seeking help once lockdown eases
10
Jun

Coventry University researcher expects spike in victims of...

A senior researcher at Coventry University believes there will be a spike in the number of victims of sexual violence seeking help once lockdown measures ease.

Research news

2020

New app helps people manage their money amidst COVID-19 pressures
27
May

New app helps people manage their money amidst COVID-19...

Coventry University’s Centre for Business in Society (CBiS) has developed a free to use personal finance app to help people manage their money during the negative...

Research news

2020

Social supermarket still serving Coventry despite Coronavirus outbreak
30
Apr

Social supermarket still serving Coventry despite...

A social supermarket selling cut-price food has had a challenging first month of operations as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak but is still providing a crucial service...

Research news

2020

Coventry University working from home expert offers mental wellbeing tips
07
Apr

Coventry University working from home expert offers mental...

A Coventry University researcher is warning people of the potential psychological impacts of working from home during the Covid-19 outbreak – including...

Research news

2020

Coventry University-led research to benefit Kenyan small-scale livestock farmers
30
Mar

Coventry University-led research to benefit Kenyan...

Farming families in rural Kenya could benefit from new research led by Coventry University which aims to show how to improve grazing and livestock performance.

Research news

2020

Designing the car charging points of the future
17
Mar

Designing the car charging points of the future

Coventry University is helping school pupils from across the UK design a new generation of electric charging stations through an exciting competition. The winners of the...

Research news

2020