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Sustainable food production the aim of Coventry University's new food security management degree
29
Mar

Sustainable food production the aim of Coventry...

A new Masters degree has been launched by Coventry University to tackle the globally critical issues of food security and contribute to the development of food systems...

University news

2012

Hilary Nesi and Sheena Gardner receive funding from ESRC
19
Mar

Hilary Nesi and Sheena Gardner receive funding from ESRC

Hilary Nesi and Sheena Gardner have received follow-on funding from the ESRC (ES/J010995/1, March 2012-February 2013) to draw on the original project findings and...

Research news

2012

Coventry University professor is top Twitterer
01
Mar

Coventry University professor is top Twitterer

Professor Simon Chadwick has been named ‘a titan of the Twittersphere’ by the Independent newspaper as part of its list of the 100 most influential British users of the...

University news

2012

Health app design and evaluation service launched by Coventry University
27
Feb

Health app design and evaluation service launched by...

Two of Coventry University’s applied research institutes are collaborating to launch a new app design and evaluation service for smart phone and tablet devices.

Research news

2012

Custody deaths highlighted as 'Injustice' screened at film festival
21
Feb

Custody deaths highlighted as 'Injustice' screened at film...

As the IPCC announces its intention to review the way it deals with police contact deaths, the film that’s been asking questions about deaths in custody for over 10...

University news

2012

From Coventry to California: the university students’ big screen dream
20
Feb

From Coventry to California: the university students’ big...

Media Production students from Coventry University have set themselves the ultimate movie-making challenge of creating a crowd-funded, full-length feature film to be...

Student news

2012

Coventry University event to help students and locals go green
17
Feb

Coventry University event to help students and locals go...

Green-fingered locals are being invited to come along to Coventry University on Tuesday to learn about how to use their garden to grow a range of edible foods

University news

2012

Coventry University hosts international film festival
14
Feb

Coventry University hosts international film festival

An international film festival celebrating East Asian cinema will see Coventry University’s Ellen Terry Building revert to a picture palace for the first time since the...

University news

2012

JISC fund development of Word Tree
07
Feb

JISC fund development of Word Tree

JISC has funded the development of a Word Tree interface for the corpus.

Research news

2012

Live ‘hackgate’ debate to mark launch of new book on the state of British journalism
27
Jan

Live ‘hackgate’ debate to mark launch of new book on the...

Coventry University is inviting the public to join a panel of prominent media figures for a no-holds-barred debate on the state of British journalism following the phone...

University news

2012

New grants to open doors for West Midlands SMEs in the low carbon vehicle sector
26
Jan

New grants to open doors for West Midlands SMEs in the low...

A new initiative backed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) will provide a boost for West Midlands-based companies looking to develop low carbon...

Research news

2012

Coventry University awarded £745k to digitise the history of UK telecommunications
15
Jan

Coventry University awarded £745k to digitise the history...

Coventry University, in partnership with BT plc and The National Archives (TNA), has been awarded almost £745,000 by major UK funding agency JISC to create a digitised...

University news

2012

New research centre to tackle issue of food and water security worldwide
13
Jan

New research centre to tackle issue of food and water...

A new research and development centre that will play a leading role in alleviating rural poverty and ensuring food and water security worldwide is being launched by...

Research news

2012

University invites football fans to have their say in public debate
11
Jan

University invites football fans to have their say in...

Coventry University and the University of Brighton are inviting football fans to take part in a live public debate on the long-term impact of the Premier League later...

University news

2012

Performing Arts graduates to create new play in link-up with acclaimed theatre company
03
Jan

Performing Arts graduates to create new play in link-up...

A group of Performing Arts graduates from Coventry University’s School of Art and Design (CSAD) are working with internationally-renowned theatre company Frantic...

Student news

2012

Coventry graduate's art adorns new £22.5m health centre
12
Dec

Coventry graduate's art adorns new £22.5m health centre

Modern art meets modern healthcare in Hillfields, as Coventry’s new £22.5m flagship health centre boasts state of the art facilities with award-winning art from...

University news | Business news

2011

BAAL Corpus SIG
10
Dec

BAAL Corpus SIG

Annotation workshop that took plat at Coventry Univiersity following a BAAL Corpus SIG presentation on annotating corpora.

University news

2011

Coventry students join canine counterparts for live police training exercise
09
Dec

Coventry students join canine counterparts for live police...

Aspiring forensic investigators at Coventry University swapped the laboratory for a live police exercise yesterday as they joined West Midlands Police to help train the...

Research news

2011

Photography graduates in the frame for success
09
Dec

Photography graduates in the frame for success

Three Coventry University photography graduates have been tipped for professional success by top industry magazine Turning Pro, with their degree show work appearing in...

Alumni news

2011

Coventry students have designs on top fashion accolade
02
Dec

Coventry students have designs on top fashion accolade

Five out of the 10 finalists for a prestigious fashion award at Birmingham NEC’s 2011 Clothes Show Live event (2-7 Dec) are students from Coventry University. This makes...

Student news

2011

Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
QS Five Star Rating 2019
Coventry City of Culture 2021