Improving diagnosis and support of specific learning difficulties in the UK education system
21
Oct

Improving diagnosis and support of specific learning...

The UK government has published a rapid evidence review by Professor Julia Carroll, from Coventry University’s Centre for Global Learning: Education and...

2020

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies CBE awarded Damehood in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours
16
Oct

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies CBE awarded Damehood in...

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies has been given the highest order of recognition for her continued service and contribution to the dance industry.

2020

Nobel Peace Prize recognises food security as an instrument of peace
13
Oct

Nobel Peace Prize recognises food security as an instrument...

We asked Mike Hardy, founding Director of the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) for his views on this year’s Nobel Peace Prize.

2020

Postgraduate researcher receives the ‘Rising Researcher Award’ for her work on suicide prevention
09
Oct

Postgraduate researcher receives the ‘Rising Researcher...

Mirabel Pelton, a PhD candidate in the Centre for Intelligent Healthcare, has been awarded the Rising Researcher Award for her work on suicide prevention in autistic...

2020

CyberOwl granted US Patent for cutting-edge network security monitoring technology
08
Oct

CyberOwl granted US Patent for cutting-edge network...

CyberOwl, a Coventry University spinout cybersecurity company, has today announced the issuance of a new U.S. patent for the invention of its groundbreaking network...

2020

Research shows it is possible to stop smoking and simultaneously lose weight
02
Oct

Research shows it is possible to stop smoking and...

As research suggests that both smoking and obesity are risk factors for developing severe COVID-19 symptoms and other life-threatening diseases, there has never been a...

2020

RISING Global Peace Forum attracts stellar line-up
21
Sep

RISING Global Peace Forum attracts stellar line-up

Coventry's RISING Global Peace Forum is attracting a stellar line-up of speakers to explore this year’s theme the ‘Culture of Peace’ highlighting the...

2020

Collaborative research project launched to advance Women’s Communal Land Rights in Africa
11
Sep

Collaborative research project launched to advance Women’s...

Coventry University academics have received funding to advance Women’s Communal Land Rights (WCLR) in East and West Africa as they aim to address the research gap...

2020

First PhD candidate selected for ARAP Programme in Singapore
09
Sep

First PhD candidate selected for ARAP Programme in Singapore

Coventry University has selected PhD Candidate Dominik Klepl as the first researcher to join the A*STAR Research Attachment Programme (ARAP).

2020

Professor Mike Hardy steps back from the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations
08
Sep

Professor Mike Hardy steps back from the Centre for Trust,...

Professor Mike Hardy stepped down from his role as Executive Director of the centre at the end of July 2020.

2020

Project to improve infant health in refugee camps shortlisted for the Newton Prize 2020
07
Sep

Project to improve infant health in refugee camps...

A Coventry University research project, aiming to develop a wearable, accurate and affordable respiratory monitor for newborn babies in refugee camps, has been...

2020

Coventry University becomes a member of the Emergent Alliance
04
Sep

Coventry University becomes a member of the Emergent...

Coventry University, led by the Centre for Business and Society, has joined the Emergent Alliance.

2020

Postgraduate candidate explains why Coventry University was the best place to expand her undergraduate degree into a PhD
03
Sep

Postgraduate candidate explains why Coventry University was...

We asked Anya Goncalves Geiger, a PhD researcher in the Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience (CAWR), why she decided to undertake her postgraduate studies...

2020

Coventry University researcher has submitted evidence to Parliament to help protect the UK from financial fraudsters during the COVID-19 recovery
27
Aug

Coventry University researcher has submitted evidence to...

Dr Lorenzo Pasculli has submitted evidence to the House of Commons’ Treasury Committee to assess the Government’s response to COVID-19-related fraud risks...

2020

Coventry University secures DFID funding to support workers in developing countries hit by the global pandemic
21
Aug

Coventry University secures DFID funding to support workers...

Coventry University secures DFID funding to support workers in developing countries hit by the global pandemic

 

2020

Coventry University helps lead the way in 5G and connected and automated logistics
19
Aug

Coventry University helps lead the way in 5G and connected...

Coventry University is part of a project that will be testing self-driving trucks at a major car manufacturing facility in the UK.

2020

British Academy commissions new research into Faith-Based Services during COVID-19
04
Aug

British Academy commissions new research into Faith-Based...

A Coventry University research proposal around the impact of COVID-19 on Christian Faith-Based Organisations (FBOs) in the UK, has been selected for a British Academy...

2020

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities launches first set of PhD studentship opportunities
04
Aug

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities launches first set...

The Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities is offering 5 fully-funded PhD projects related to its key thematic areas: Cultural Memory, Well-being and the Arts and...

2020

“Cooking Connections Coventry” supports wellbeing during COVID-19 through food-based activities
03
Aug

“Cooking Connections Coventry” supports wellbeing during...

Researchers from Coventry University and the University of Warwick have been supporting people aged 55+ across Coventry during the COVID-19 pandemic, as part of a...

2020

Dr Alex Roberts secures prestigious Faraday Institution Industry Fellowship
30
Jul

Dr Alex Roberts secures prestigious Faraday Institution...

Dr Alex Roberts, Associate Professor at the Institute for Future Transport and Cities, has secured one of six Industry Fellowships from the Faraday Institution for his...

2020