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Coventry student brings friendship to children 3,000 miles apart
05
Dec

Coventry student brings friendship to children 3,000...

More than 150 children have extended the hand of friendship 3,000 miles between the UK and Iraq in the latest Coventry-run project to promote peace and reconciliation.

Coventry lecturer elected to Law Society as fight continues for access to justice
02
Aug

Coventry lecturer elected to Law Society as fight...

A Coventry University graduate and lecturer will continue his fight for access to justice and Legal Aid after being elected to the Council of the Law Society.

Cricket star secures sporting dreams five years after giving up hope
17
Jul

Cricket star secures sporting dreams five years after...

A Coventry University sports scholar who gave up his dreams to focus on his studies has completed his degree and made the move to professional county cricket five years...

Social Work graduate wins national essay prize
08
May

Social Work graduate wins national essay prize

Yvonne Rusere was inspired to write the essay after taking part in a placement on a youth offending team for her degree.

10
May

Academic’s poetry on the platform brightens commuters...

A Coventry University academic has attempted to brighten commuters’ journeys through creating a collection of short poems, which are currently displayed regionally on...

01
Mar

Coventry alumnus shortlisted for prestigious artist...

A Coventry University graduate’s work featured this week at The Book Illustration Competition in London - a contest organised jointly between the House of Illustration...

16
Feb

Award nomination for graduate's peace building project

A Coventry University alumnus has received a nomination for an internationally recognized award for his entrepreneurial activities in the field of peace and...

Coventry Uni graduate part of NHS choir aiming for Christmas No 1
22
Dec

Coventry Uni graduate part of NHS choir aiming for...

An occupational therapy graduate from Coventry University is part of the NHS choir going head to head with Justin Bieber in a bid to claim Christmas No 1 honours.

Former design student scoops globally recognised award
09
Nov

Former design student scoops globally recognised award

A recent Coventry University graduate has collected a Silver Pentaward at a ceremony in the capital, earlier this month.

Coventry academic to receive top peace award in Washington
07
Sep

Coventry academic to receive top peace award in...

A senior academic in Coventry University's Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) is to be honoured with one of Nigeria's foremost peace awards at a...

Coventry students to make film about girl's 200ft Icelandic dive
20
Jul

Coventry students to make film about girl's 200ft...

Media production students and graduates from Coventry University are to make a documentary about a 13 year-old girl's sensational scuba-dive down a 200ft fissure between...

Coventry design graduate wins illustrious automotive industry award
26
Nov

Coventry design graduate wins illustrious automotive...

A former transport design student from Coventry University has won a prestigious automotive industry award for innovation just a week after graduating from her course.

Coventry fashion graduates line up for industry awards show
20
Oct

Coventry fashion graduates line up for industry...

Four of the latest fashion graduates from Coventry University are in the running for honours at the prestigious Midlands Fashion Awards 2014, which take place at the...

Coventry graduate's intergalactic idea gets Branson backing
25
Sep

Coventry graduate's intergalactic idea gets Branson...

An aerospace technology graduate from Coventry University has won backing from Richard Branson for an idea which could dramatically cut the cost of launching a mini...

01
Sep

Masters' artworks on show

Postgraduate students from Coventry University’s School of Art and Design will be showcasing their work to the public at a free exhibition taking place in the city this...

05
Jun

Coventry graduate teams up with wild cats' charity...

A fashion graduate from Coventry University’s School of Art and Design has launched a new clothing range to help raise funds for a conservation charity dedicated to...

Coventry design graduate up for entrepreneurial award
27
Feb

Coventry design graduate up for entrepreneurial award

A graduate from Coventry University is in the running for a national entrepreneurial award.

Coventry University alumnus up for special effects Oscar
25
Feb

Coventry University alumnus up for special effects...

A former graphic design student from Coventry University is in the running for one of the highest and most famous accolades in show business.

University graduates work at a frantic pace to create new theatre production
22
Jan

University graduates work at a frantic pace to create...

A group of Performing Arts graduates from Coventry University’s School of Art and Design are working flat out on a producing a new theatre piece for a free, one-off...

Coventry graduate's car-share app to help students beat travel costs
28
Nov

Coventry graduate's car-share app to help students...

A Coventry University graduate has launched a free car-sharing app to help students get from A to B without breaking the bank – and it's already generating interest from...