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Getting digital line-ups wrong can put innocents behind bars

Not altering distinguishing marks in police line-ups can affect witnesses’ ability to distinguish between innocent and guilty suspects.

New research from the University of Warwick highlights why it’s vital for police to disguise distinctive features in line-ups.

Tue 26 July 2016, 11:57 | Tags: crime, Research, Psychology

Top Bruneian student graduates from University of Warwick

One of the best young minds from Brunei has graduated from the University of Warwick with a First Class Degree (with Honours).

Fri 22 July 2016, 14:59 | Tags: University of Warwick, scholarship, Brunei, Engineering, International

Home cooked meals for infants not always better than shop bought one

Home cooked meals specifically designed for infants and young children, are not always better than commercially available baby foods.

That’s suggested by research by the University of Warwick and the University of Aberdeen published online in the Archives of Disease in Childhood.

Wed 20 July 2016, 14:41 | Tags: obesity, children and babies, Health, Medicine and Health

University of Warwick opens doors to Singaporean scholars

The brightest students from low-income backgrounds in Singapore are being given the opportunity to study at the University of Warwick, thanks to scholarships funded by alumni and friends of Warwick.

Tue 19 July 2016, 15:37 | Tags: Singapore, scholarship, fundraising, Alumni

Warwick in California’s first senior academic appointment announced - Professor Seán Hand becomes Dean of its Graduate School

Today, Monday 18th July 2016, the University of Warwick announced the very first senior academic appointment to its “Warwick in California” partnership in Placer County California. Professor Seán Hand has been appointed as Dean of the Warwick in California Graduate School and he will move to California in due course to take up that role.

Mon 18 July 2016, 18:39 | Tags: University of Warwick

Secrets of the human brain unlocked

Human intelligence is being defined and measured for the first time ever, by researchers at the University of Warwick.

Media and interview opportunities University of Warwick Honorary Graduates, Summer 2016.

Former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Rowan Williams, producer of the films City of God and The Constant Gardener, Donald Ranvaud, and the founder of the BBC Asian Network in the West Midlands, Anita Bhalla OBE, are among those to receive honorary degrees from the University of Warwick.

The ceremonies will take place in the Butterworth Hall in the Warwick Arts Centre, on the University of Warwick’s main campus, between Monday 18th – Saturday 23rd July.  

Fri 15 July 2016, 14:09 | Tags: University of Warwick

Indestructible bridges could be a reality

A new generation of indestructible bridges could be possible, thanks to research from the University of Warwick.

Wed 13 July 2016, 15:09 | Tags: University of Warwick, architecture, Engineering, Academic Staff

Warwick expertise used to explore the ‘average human’

Research by two University of Warwick academics is being used to explain to the public how human bodies work.

Warwick commits half a million pounds to fund 100 Masters scholarships

Recognising that access to Masters courses as significant an issue as is it is for undergraduates the University of Warwick set aside an additional £500,000 to fund 100 scholarships for Taught Masters students in 2016-17. In just a few days since they were announced the University has already received 93 applications for the scholarships.

Tue 12 July 2016, 15:01

Fruit and veg give you the feel-good factor - New research suggests up to eight-a-day can make you happier

University of Warwick research indicates that eating more fruit and vegetables can substantially increase people’s later happiness levels.

Fri 08 July 2016, 21:17 | Tags: CAGE, mental health, obesity, Social Sciences, Health, Research, Economics, Psychology

End of life care needs improving say GPs

GPs think more needs to be done to improve the quality of end-of-life care in the community. That’s one of the insights gained from a survey of British GPs conducted by the University of Warwick and the Royal College of General Practitioners.

Wed 06 July 2016, 12:56 | Tags: Warwick Medical School, Health, Community

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