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Your Officer: Sharleen Zonke

I'm Sharleen Zonke, your BAME Students officer.

Be Part Of Our ' Attainment Gap ' Research

The Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Community is a space to share your ideas, opinions and concerns about being a BAME student at Coventry University. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to view what events we have coming up.

We organise events, share news, campaign, suggest policy, and do what we can to make Coventry University a better space for BAME individuals.

The Community isn't just for BAME individuals, and it's entirely up to you how involved you want be. Join the Community to include BAME content in your personalised news and updates.

News, policy, and actions

From Zero to Masters Hero!

When Bashir Gharwal came to the UK in 2010 from his native country of Afghanistan, he could not speak very much English. Now he is recognised as the joint recipient of the Coventry University Students' Union - Student Of The Year Award.

Myton, Management and Me

Sometimes our students go above and beyond to help others using their own sense of community and second-year business management student, Sumaiya Iftee is a prime example.

CUSU Awards: Save the Date!

The annual CUSU Awards return to showcase your many successes on Friday, 27th March 2020. So, make sure you SAVE THE DATE and help us celebrate!

Volunteer to be an E-Mentor!

Are you are interested in supporting a young person, who might not be able to obtain support elsewhere, to reach their career goal? We're looking for E-mentors with an interest in Life Sciences to support students from Widening Access backgrounds ...

Black Students Winter Conference Report 2019.

As part of my role as BAME Students Officer, I attended the NUS Black Students Winter Conference. Read on to find out the inspiring messages that came from the conference including black activism, how race affects many sectors of life from sexuality to religion to music .... and importantly, self care tips that I want to share with you!

Here to help you through exam stress

We've compiled a few of the different communities' activities looking after your wellbeing during the exam period.

Spread a little kindness ....

Today is World Kindness Day 2019! To celebrate this, alongside our efforts for Anti-Bullying Week 2019. We're launching our acts of kindness campaign! Read on to find out more ...

 

Useful things

  • Information about Harassment Reporting

    24 Aug 2019

    This guide provides information about how to report hate crimes and harassment. Harassment Report encourages reports of incidents that may, or may not, be a crime and appear to be motivated by hostility or prejudice, including those based on race.

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Events

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