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Dying star suffers ‘irregular heartbeats’

Some dying stars suffer from ‘irregular heartbeats’, research led by astronomers at the University of Warwick has discovered.

Thu 27 August 2015, 11:29 | Tags: Sciences, Research, Physics

‘Targeted punishments’ against countries could tackle climate change

Targeted punishments could provide a path to international climate change cooperation, new research in game theory has found.

Wed 26 August 2015, 10:56 | Tags: Research, Mathematics and Statistics

Key professions losing staff due to lack of support for student mothers

Key professions such as nursing, teaching and social work are losing thousands of potential recruits as student mothers drop out of higher education due to a lack of support from universities.

Thu 20 August 2015, 13:57 | Tags: Students, Women

WMG establishes new National Plastics Processing Centre

WMG at the University of Warwick has established a new National Plastics Processing Centre (NPPC) which will provide a national hub for innovation and research in plastics processing.

Thu 13 August 2015, 09:18 | Tags: Sciences, WMG, Engineering

David Nash sculpture marks University’s 50th anniversary

A sculpture by one of Britain’s greatest living artists has been unveiled at the University of Warwick.

Tue 11 August 2015, 16:41 | Tags: University of Warwick, Arts Centre, Environment, Campus Life, Culture, Art

Public Festival of the Imagination marks 50 years of University of Warwick :

A TV chef, a pioneer of Coventry’s musical heritage and a polar explorer and will be helping to highlight the contribution the University of Warwick has made at home and abroad since it was established 50 years ago.


Government should use apprenticeship levy to support technical education programmes that boost skills, argues Professor Lord Bhattacharyya

Chairman of WMG at the University of Warwick also says industry must demand programmes that are “built on real business need”

Thu 30 July 2015, 10:25 | Tags: University of Warwick, WMG Academy, Skills, WMG, Politics

Warwick students to present at MIT in international synthetic biology competition

Undergraduate and newly graduated students from Warwick University will be travelling to MIT, Boston, this September 24-28 to compete in a global synthetic biology competition.

Thu 30 July 2015, 10:25 | Tags: University of Warwick, Students

Why do people believe 9/11 was an inside job?

The reasons why some people believe bizarre conspiracy theories are set to be explored in a new project by a philosopher from the University of Warwick. Professor Quassim Cassam has been awarded £250,000 by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to study what he calls ‘intellectual vices’.

Thu 30 July 2015, 09:57 | Tags: University of Warwick, Philosophy

WMG Academy Young Engineers are given the tools to succeed

The WMG Academy for Young Engineers in Coventry has received a Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) on loan from WMG, at the University of Warwick. The machine will assist students with verification and measurement when producing parts, ensuring they are trained in the most efficient industrial processes and with the same equipment used by world leading manufacturing companies.

Thu 23 July 2015, 12:17 | Tags: WMG Academy, WMG, Students, Engineering

First graduate & first 200,000 hours of high tech study from new Jaguar Land Rover & WMG programme

The very first Masters student graduated, on Tuesday 14th July, at the University of Warwick from a technology programme which trains staff from across Jaguar Land Rover. From the shop floor to senior managers, and from all disciplines, the Technical Accreditation Scheme (TAS) is designed to develop employees skills to help create the next generation of vehicles and staff across Jaguar Land Rover have now completed over 200,000 hours of study in the new programme.


Warwick students providing legal aid to USA’s death row inmates

Ten law students from the University of Warwick are about to travel to the United States to help provide legal representation on behalf of prisoners who have been sentenced to death. They are taking part in a unique internship programme, which provides an exclusive opportunity to work on some of the country’s most prominent capital punishment cases.

Thu 16 July 2015, 10:49 | Tags: University of Warwick, Students, Volunteering, Law

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