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Margaret Casely-Hayford CBE, Coventry University Chancellor
18
Nov

Key voices speak out about Black history and education in...

New Coventry University webinar series offers honest conversations on Black History Month and the role of education in recognising black contributions and achievements.

University news / Opinion

2020

Turing test transcripts reveal how chatbot 'Eugene' duped the judges
30
Jun

Turing test transcripts reveal how chatbot 'Eugene' duped...

Transcripts which show how a chatbot became the first computer to pass the renowned Turing test are revealed for the first time in a newly published paper in the Journal...

Research news / Opinion

2015

"Should we talk to terrorists?" is The Big Question at forthcoming debate
25
Mar

"Should we talk to terrorists?" is The Big Question at...

Coventry University, in association with the Institute for Strategic Dialogue, is hosting a public debate next month at which a diverse panel of experts will discuss a...

University news / Opinion

2015

Holocaust survivor's moving testimony
19
Feb

Holocaust survivor's moving testimony

A Holocaust survivor shared her story with staff and students at a special lecture, which took place on campus on Wednesday 18 February.

University news / Opinion

2015

Young Tibetans share experiences in Coventry visit
20
Nov

Young Tibetans share experiences in Coventry visit

Five young Tibetans from the Indian Himalayan region of Sikkim visited Coventry last week as part of a cultural initiative to help them raise awareness of the political...

Opinion

2014

13
Nov

Coventry honours campaigner for her work with victims of...

A leading advocate of women’s rights in Central Africa is being honoured for the work she undertakes supporting victims of sexual violence.

Opinion

2014

Artist's new exhibition echoes real and remembered worlds
13
Nov

Artist's new exhibition echoes real and remembered worlds

A new exhibition of paintings from one of the region’s leading artists opens at the Lanchester Gallery in Coventry from Friday 21 November.

Opinion

2014

Would be writer's prize winning poetry captures Coventry's essence
12
Nov

Would be writer's prize winning poetry captures Coventry's...

An up and coming author from Coventry has won a local poetry competition for his collection of works depicting the city and its people.

Opinion

2014

New production offers a modern take on a subversive sixties satire
21
May

New production offers a modern take on a subversive sixties...

A new production of a classic farce from the sixties is being staged at the Abbey Theatre in Nuneaton next week.

Opinion

2014

Black laughs guaranteed in dark comedy of mental disorder
15
May

Black laughs guaranteed in dark comedy of mental disorder

A new adaptation of a darkly comic play about psychological dysfunction will be on show in Coventry and Leamington in the next week.

Opinion

2014

New exhibition documents Nelson Mandela's struggle against apartheid
03
Apr

New exhibition documents Nelson Mandela's struggle against...

A new exhibition inspired by Nelson Mandela’s efforts to end apartheid is opening at the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum in Coventry on Friday 11 April 2014.

Opinion

2014

Coventry University seeks mixed race/ethnic Britons to take part in UK identity study
05
Sep

Coventry University seeks mixed race/ethnic Britons to take...

Coventry University is calling on people with parents from different ethnic backgrounds to share their experiences of life in the UK.

University news / Opinion

2013