iCoCo response to the Government’s new Prevent strategy
08
Jun

iCoCo response to the Government’s new Prevent...

Clear break with the past was needed, says iCoCo. The Institute of Community Cohesion (iCoCo) at Coventry University says that the UK Government’s new Prevent strategy...

Research news

2011

Jokes – it’s the way they tell ‘em
06
May

Jokes – it’s the way they tell ‘em

Jokes seem funnier when we think they come from a well known comedian.

Research news

2011

Help debate the importance of education in Africa
02
May

Help debate the importance of education in Africa

A debate being held at Coventry University this week aims to highlight the important role education can play in helping Nigeria and the rest of Africa to develop.

Research news

2011

Innovative E-learning programme launch for complex care for young people
14
Apr

Innovative E-learning programme launch for complex...

Last year, Coventry University’s Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, under the leadership of Professor Jane Coad, were successful in gaining over £1.3m from the...

Research news

2011

New research finds that businesses are wary of flexible working changes
07
Dec

New research finds that businesses are wary of...

Small businesses in the West Midlands are concerned about the impact of the government’s plans to extend the right to flexible working according to the findings of a...

Research news

2010

International Rescue comes to Coventry University
02
Dec

International Rescue comes to Coventry University

A new way of training those working in disaster management is being forged by the partnership with Coventry University’s Serious Games Institute and Centre for Disaster...

Research news

2010

Coventry Conversation this week - David Yelland
22
Nov

Coventry Conversation this week - David Yelland

Co-produced with the BBC College of Journalism, this free, one day conference brings together a line-up of distinguished guests from the world of media who will be...

Research news

2010

Research team looking for young volunteers for sexual health survey
03
Nov

Research team looking for young volunteers for sexual...

A research team at Coventry University is looking for teenage volunteers to take part in a survey which will give sexual health care professionals a clearer...

Research news

2010

Public Survey of the Mandatory Life Sentence for Murder
29
Oct

Public Survey of the Mandatory Life Sentence for...

New research suggests that public support for the mandatory sentence of life imprisonment for murder is much more limited than has traditionally been assumed.

Research news

2010

New book gives practical support to using Second Life
29
Oct

New book gives practical support to using Second Life

‘A practical guide to using Second Life* in Higher Education’ is a new publication from Coventry University which will prove to be a useful learning resource for...

Research news

2010