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Karen Bucknall, Coventry University graduate
26
Nov

Coventry University graduate tells how she beat...

A Coventry University graduate has thanked staff for helping her complete her degree while fighting a courageous battle against bowel cancer.

University news / Alumni news

2021

James Dornor, Coventry University graduate
29
Oct

From Coventry University to the Formula One elite:...

Coventry University graduate James Dornor has broken into the highly-competitive Formula One industry, and now works on cars driven by Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.

University news / Business news / Alumni news

2021

Paralympian and Coventry University graduate Jim Roberts
19
Oct

Dropping out of university was never on my mind...

Paralympic gold medalist Jim Roberts says continuing his studies at Coventry University following a life-changing double amputation was ‘never a big decision’ thanks to...

University news / Alumni news

2021

Graduate Monifa Bobb-Simon standing in front of a Good Morning Central TV screen with script in her hand.
21
Sep

Coventry University graduate now presenting TV news...

A Coventry University journalism graduate who has become a TV news presenter less than three years after finishing her degree is sharing her tips for people dreaming of...

Alumni news

2021

Katie Stafford
02
Sep

Coventry University graduate lands dream job with BBC...

A Coventry University graduate who dreamt of becoming a sports journalist as a schoolgirl has landed a job as a journalism researcher with BBC Sport.

Alumni news

2021

Stacey-Jade Mason
31
Mar

Coventry graduate provides impactful support for...

A Coventry University graduate who runs a social enterprise providing support to abuse victims and survivors says her time at university gave her the platform to make a...

University news / Alumni news

2021

Lucy Pearce
17
Nov

Coventry University graduate launches books to help...

A Coventry University graduate has launched her own business producing, authoring and illustrating children’s books designed to help youngsters cope with their mental...

Student news / Alumni news / City of Culture 2021

2020

Paige Kendall Duckenfield
18
Aug

Doctor Paige battling COVID-19 on the front line...

Paige Kendall Duckenfield thought her dreams of becoming a doctor had been dashed when she entered Clearing but after gaining a place at Coventry University she is now a...

University news / Alumni news

2020

Queen’s Birthday Honours for Coventry University duo
08
Jun

Queen’s Birthday Honours for Coventry University duo

The pioneering work of Coventry University’s Vice-Chancellor and professor of mathematics education has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours announced today.

University news / Alumni news

2019

Coventry University awards Honorary Doctorates to a leading neuroscientist and a Dutch politician
11
Apr

Coventry University awards Honorary Doctorates to a...

Leading neuroscientist, Dr Ruth Mckernan CBE and Dutch politician, Dr Ad Melkert are the latest recipients of Honorary Doctorates from Coventry University. Dr Mckernan...

University news / Alumni news

2019

Coventry University’s VC honoured by Stellenbosch University for his leadership skills
09
Apr

Coventry University’s VC honoured by Stellenbosch...

Coventry University’s Vice-Chancellor John Latham has been bestowed with an honorary doctorate from Stellenbosch University in recognition of his leadership skills.

University news / Alumni news

2019

Coventry’s nursing apprenticeships up for two awards
05
Mar

Coventry’s nursing apprenticeships up for two awards

A Coventry University apprenticeship course which prepares trainee nursing associates in an important new role in health and social care, has been shortlisted for two...

Alumni news

2019