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Your Officer; Sharleen Zonke

I'm Sharleen Zonke your BAME Officer for 19/20.

The Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Community is a space to share your ideas, opinions and concerns about your student experience.

We organise events and campaigns, suggest policy, and do what we can to make Coventry University a better space for you.

The Community is also for students who want to be allies for the community, and it's entirely up to you how involved you want be. If you're passionate about making Coventry University a more inclusive space sign up to our updates to include Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic Students content in your personalised news and emails.

Upcoming Events

The Big Draw
21st September 6pm - 7pm
Want to be part of creating a unique piece of art that will be displayed across campus? Join your sabbatical officers & and fellow students for a Zoom event with a difference!
Icebreaker: International Students
23rd September noon - 12:30pm
Live Cabaret Night
24th September 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Live On Facebook
Join renowned Drag artists 'The Saturnos' live on our Facebook for an evening of music, laughter and maybe the odd mishap here and there!
Icebreaker: International students
30th September 1:30pm - 2pm
Icebreaker: International students
7th October 2pm - 2:30pm
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Active Campaigns 20/21

Black Lives Matter

  • Develop and deliver training for staff & students to create an anti-racist campus.
  • Continue work to remove the attainment gap, and decolonise the curriculum.
  • Improve culturally competent care and support for Black Students at the University. 
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Black History Month

  • Empower and represent our Black Student community
  • Celebrate Black history, culture and the future of the Black Community.
  • Raise awareness to ensure that Black history is embedded into education.
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Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic Students News & Policy

Get Connected with a CUSU Peer Mentor!

Want to make the most of your university experience? Want to gain insight & support from existing students?
We have fantastic Peer Mentors waiting to meet you!

Volunteering has given me friends for life

Odion Ibadin is a 3rd year law student from Nigeria and for the past few years, she has been one of the University’s most prolific student volunteers.

“It all began in my first year when I saw the variety of volunteering opportunities that were open to me,” said Odion.

Booking opens for Freshers Fair

Freshers Fair in September will operate a booking system with 30 minute arrival slots in order to be COVID-safe. Find out more and book your slot.

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