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International film festival sees stars of East Asian cinema descend on Coventry
03
Oct

International film festival sees stars of East Asian cinema...

A host of stars from the East Asian movie scene will be descending on Coventry for a prestigious international film event at the end of October.

University news

2013

Research suggests the Vikings may have been more social than savage
02
Oct

Research suggests the Vikings may have been more social...

Academics at Coventry University have uncovered complex social networks within age-old Icelandic sagas, which challenge the stereotypical image of Vikings as unworldly,...

Research news

2013

Poet Felix Dennis to perform in Coventry
30
Sep

Poet Felix Dennis to perform in Coventry

Felix Dennis, one of Britain’s best-loved poets, will be performing at Coventry University on 17 October 2013.

University news

2013

Interfaith Dialogue in Coventry
29
Sep

Interfaith Dialogue in Coventry

A new project investigating the value and impact of interfaith dialogue has just been launched at the Centre for Social Relations.

Research news

2013

University hosts commons committee for transport talks
27
Sep

University hosts commons committee for transport talks

Coventry University is hosting an event on the future of the country’s road transport network at its city centre campus on Thursday 10 October 2013.

University news

2013

Coventry University student shortlisted for Big Issue writing award
26
Sep

Coventry University student shortlisted for Big Issue...

A student from Coventry University is celebrating after a short story he penned was nominated for a major writing award.

Student news

2013

Coventry ranked top modern university in new Times and Sunday Times league table
20
Sep

Coventry ranked top modern university in new Times and...

Coventry University received a further boost in the national rankings today with the news that it has been rated the ‘Modern University of the Year’ by The Times and...

University news

2013

Coventry University scholarship for Iraq archictecture prize winner
17
Sep

Coventry University scholarship for Iraq archictecture...

The winner of an international architecture award has been granted an academic scholarship at Coventry University.

University news

2013

Shropshire businesses urged to get in touch with high-tech support service
11
Sep

Shropshire businesses urged to get in touch with high-tech...

Businesses in Shropshire are being encouraged take advantage of a recently launched technology support service from Coventry University.

Business news

2013

Coventry University breaks into prestigious world rankings
10
Sep

Coventry University breaks into prestigious world rankings

Coventry University celebrates another league table success today as it features for the first time in the respected QS World University Rankings 2013/14.

University news

2013

Innovative project helps local tech firms produce marketable mobile apps
09
Sep

Innovative project helps local tech firms produce...

The latest phase of an initiative intended to help high-tech companies in the West Midlands develop viable, money-making mobile applications has just been launched.

Business news

2013

MEP backs Coventry University initiative to support sustainable building projects
06
Sep

MEP backs Coventry University initiative to support...

MEP Malcolm Harbour CBE is backing an initiative that Coventry University is leading to support sustainable construction and boost local building businesses.

Business news

2013

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

Coventry Researchers in Kenya Trip
31
Aug

Coventry Researchers in Kenya Trip

A small team of researchers from Coventry University travelled to Kenya to conduct research on community tensions, dialogue and peacebuilding practices in Kenya and the...

Research news

2013

Young Scholars Meeting on Innovtation in the Field of Child and Youth Development
30
Aug

Young Scholars Meeting on Innovtation in the Field of Child...

Centre Research Fellow Dr Rebecca Catto was one of the young scholars selected to participate at this inugural meeting held at Castle Marbach in Germany, 19-23 August...

Research news

2013

Artists invited to apply for residency programme at Coventry School of Art and Design
28
Aug

Artists invited to apply for residency programme at...

Coventry School of Art and Design is offering practising artists free access to its studio spaces and facilities as part of a national residency programme.

University news

2013

Workshop on race, class and space in NYC
13
Aug

Workshop on race, class and space in NYC

Centre professor Harris Beider recently led a successful workshop in New York City which extended the applicability of his Joseph Rowntree Foundations report - White...

Research news

2013

Coventry University voted into top two by satisfied students
12
Aug

Coventry University voted into top two by satisfied students

Coventry University's reputation has received another boost ahead of this week's A-level results day, with student satisfaction levels rising significantly for the fifth...

University news

2013

Coventry University ‘open for business’ for clearing in 2013
09
Aug

Coventry University ‘open for business’ for clearing in 2013

With A-Level results day fast approaching (Thursday 15th August), Coventry University is encouraging prospective students to get in touch from today – including anyone...

Student news

2013