The University of Warwick has announced today, Monday 30th March 2015, that the international infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has been awarded an £80 million contract to construct the National Automotive Innovation Centre (NAIC).
It has just been announced that Rebecca Omonira-Oyekanmi from the Centre for Human Rights in Practice at the University of Warwick has been long-listed for her work by the prestigious George Orwell Prize for Journalism. If Rebecca wins, it will be the second Orwell Prize for the University of Warwick’s Centre for Human Rights in Practice in three years.
The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council's (BBSRC) Animal Health Research Club (ARC) has today, Friday 27th March 2015, announced a range of new research projects to improve the health of livestock. This includes the award of £601,861 to Professor Laura Green, Dr Kevin Purdy and Professor Matthew Keeling from the School of Life Sciences at the University of Warwick to study the crucial issue of Footrot in sheep.
The Times Higher Education (THE) have declared the University of Warwick declared as one of the seven fastest rising young universities in the world in a study announced before the THE
Young Universities Summit.
WMG have been awarded £3.2 million by The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) to create one of the world’s most adaptable and advanced driving simulators. Support from industry including a further £1 million of funding has been gained to begin research projects with the new technology led by research students embedded in JLR, bringing the total cost of the simulator and its research programme to £4.2 million.