University of Warwick

University of Warwick

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Location: Warwick - West Midlands
Coventry CV4 7AL, UK

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Life Sciences - Sep 29

Researchers at The University of Warwick are among four world-class teams receiving a share of 18 million to pursue transformational bioscience research programmes. Funded by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council's (BBSRC), the four teams will tackle bold challenges at the frontiers of bioscience, combining world-class ideas, people and transformative technologies with the aim of uncovering fundamental rules of life.

Politics - Sep 29

A ground-breaking alliance of ten European universities - including the University of Warwick - has been granted legal status as a not-for-profit institution during an event at the European Parliament.

Mathematics - Sep 27

Self-cleaning cicadas could help design new tech which will make our cars cleaner, scientists say. A type of large insect known as a cicada is able to keep its wings clean of dust and dirt through a remarkable process which could be applied in modern technology.

Event - Sep 21

The University of Warwick will award Alex Horne, the celebrated comedian, writer, and creator of the hit television show "Taskmaster," with an Honorary Doctorate next year in recognition of his efforts and commitment to fostering inclusive education.

Campus - Sep 6

The University of Warwick's Faculty of Arts building has been shortlisted for the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Stirling Prize 2023. The 60m building is one of six on the final shortlist for the prestigious award, and the only one outside of London.

Career - Sep 28

From the #MeToo movement to ongoing cases of bullying and harassment at all levels of the industry, harmful behaviours perpetrated by people in positions of power are proving stubbornly difficult to deal with across the creative sector.

Environment - Sep 23

The University of Warwick is one of several partners to benefit from 11m funding as part of a new hydrogen research hub. Hydrogen and hydrogen-based low-carbon liquid fuels, such as ammonia, are essential for the UK to reach net zero emissions by 2050.

Pedagogy - Sep 21

The University of Warwick hosted Taskmaster Education Live last weekend, a dynamic family event that drew over 1,200 participants to Warwick Arts Centre. The day featured 15 unique tasks for families to try their hands at, a duck hunt around campus, and a live show with the Taskmaster's Assistant himself, Little Alex Horne.

Psychology - Aug 31

A new study has explored the link between infant birthweight, gestational age and future cognitive problems. Published today in JAMA Network Open, scientists have shown how the relative birthweight of infants associates with cognitive performance at five years of age.




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