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CUSU Awards

CUSU Awards Nominations Are Open!

CUSU Awards!

CUSU Awards Nominations Are Now Open!

CUSU Awards!

CUSU Awards Nominations Are Now Open!

CUSU Awards!

CUSU Awards Nominations Are Now Open!

Phoenix Radio meet the BBC

We had the BBC Asian Network come in and do a radio workshop with the Phoenix Radio team.

World Cancer Day Bake Sale

On Monday 4th February we hosted a bake sale for World Cancer Day

CUSU Awards Nominations are Open!

Nominate your peers and help us celebrating your success.

Vacancy: Volunteering Coordinator

We have an exciting opportunity taking place at CU Scarborough Campus where we are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and vibrant individual to develop volunteering opportunities.

Student Volunteering Week – You smashed it!

It has been something we’ve known for ages, but after the huge success of Student Volunteering Week, it has been confirmed – our student volunteers are totally AWESOME!

We set you a challenge at the start of the week to see if we could get pledges of 1,000 volunteering hours and we reached it in three days, hours pledged in total reached 1963 which is amazing!

'Sport is What Kept Me Going' - The Brave story of a Paralympic Athlete

After coming out of hospital, Morris believed her sporting career was at an end but a chat with former rowing team-mate turned Nordic skier Scott Meenagh helped her find a new challenge.

What extra financial help is available for Students with Responsibilities

Students with children or dependent adults may be eligible for addtional funding....

NUS Trans Student Conference Report 2019

Find out what happened at the NUS Trans Conference 2019 ...

VARSITY

VARSITY WEEKEND 22ND-24TH FEBRUARY.
#THISISCOVENTRY #THISISVARSITY #WEAREBLUE

VP for Sport & Wellbeing Talks all things Sport, Top 10 Priorities and Varsity

Millie Max explains what she has been up to this year and everything Varsity, Top 10 and more!

Comedy Central Live- March Edition

Comedy Central Live is heading to Coventry on the 1st Saturday of Every month.
We're bringing some of the best stand-up comedians in the UK to Square One, right in the heart of Coventry city centre.

Swansea University announces 'decolonised' English course

In tune with calls to study fewer dead white males, university announces new module focused on ‘hyper-contemporary’ International Dylan Thomas prize

Disabled Students Policy Statement

See Coventry University's Disabled Student Policy Here

Pregnancy, Maternity and Adoption Policy For Students

See Coventry University's guidance for pregancy, maternity and adoption for staff and students.

 
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Tenancy Deposit Scheme Scam Alert

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Tenancy Deposit Scheme Alert

Scam Alert! Let CUSU help you stay safe

 
CUSU Awards Nominations are Open!

Nominate your peers and help us celebrating your success.

 
Do you laugh enough? It can improve your health...

They say laughter is the best medicine, and we're inclined to agree based on these facts

 
£1.3 million investment to create new entertainment complex in Coventry city centre

A Coventry-based entrepreneur is investing £1.3 million to create a major entertainment
complex in the city centre – and regenerate a city landmark.

 
National Student Money Week – Student Life

Moving to university is a big step, It can be easy to let your spending get out of hand.

 
National Student Money Week – Entertainment

Saving money doesn’t mean you have to stop doing what you love, it’s about being smarter about how you go about it.

 
National Student Money Week – Shopping

We can all be guilty of getting carried away when it comes to shopping, but it can be easier than you think to save some cash so you can make your money go further.

 
Council Tax Discount for Students

If you are a full-time student and are living away from home, you could qualify for a council tax discount or exemption, saving £100s!

 
Lead your Future with CUSU's Leadership Award

The Leadership Award is brand new for January 2019 and is CUSU’s way of making sure you get the recognition you deserve, for the hard work you put in.

 
Tax Refund Scam - Don't Get Caught Out

Students are being targeted with fake Tax Refund Emails in an attempt to get student bank account details. Make sure you don't get caught out.

 
Stars of Nativity! The Musical visit the 'real' St. Bernadette's

Kids from the cast of Nativity! The Musical went back to school with a visit to the real-life Coventry primary school made famous by the smash-hit Nativity! film series.

First used as the main location for the original 2009 movie, Holy Family RC Primary School in Keresley has continued to appear in successive installations, becoming well-known to Coventrians as the real-life St Bernadette’s.

 
Happy International Men's Day!

In case you didn’t know 19th November is international Men’s Day. Each year the world raises awareness and aims to make a difference to issues men may face including toxic masculinity and mental health.

 
Half Marathon entries are open!

Entries are open for the Coventry Half Marathon 2019 which will take place as part of an expanded Festival of Running.

 
Christmas comes early to Coventry with children’s panto auditions at The Belgrade Theatre.

Belgrade Theatre casts talented local youngsters in Sleeping Beauty pantomime

 
Crow Recycling's treasure trove of bargain arts and crafts materials has a new development worker.

Lauren Dunn is the newly appointed Scrapstore development worker at the Crow Recycling Scrapstore in Coventry.

 
No Enemy to Coventry

An exciting new play by Geoff Thompson - We'll Live & Die in These Towns - is heading to The Belgrade

 
Horrible Histories - More Best of Barmy Britain at The Belgrade Theatre

Read our review of Horrible Histories - More Best of Barmy Britain, currently showing at The Belgrade Theatre until Saturday 2nd June.

 
The 6 Best Places to go in Coventry on your First Date

Are you ready to make a good first impression and have your best date ever? We're going to help you with some date ideas just a hop, skip and jump away from your front doorstep.

 
BUCS National Championship Results

As Varsity fast approaches, I am delighted to be able to update you on how we did at BUCS National Champs last weekend!

 
VARSITY 2019

Varsity 2019 is just around the corner…

 
CUSU Open Mic Night

On Thursday 31st January CUSU hosted its first (and hopefully not last) Open Mic event of the year at The Dark Room, Phoenix.

 
The Furry Face of Fargo

Can you spot your dog in our gallery from the Furry Face of Fargo.

 
BUCS Week 1 Term 2

Hello everyone and welcome to your first sport newsletter for term 2!

 
Pedometer Challenge

Introducing your team captains and team names!

 
HLS Reps Newsletter - January 2019

Check out the latest Rep news from your Faculty!

 
EEC Reps Newsletter - January 2019

Check out the latest Rep news from your Faculty!

 
The Joe O’Brien Memorial Cross Country Race 2018

The 36th annual running of the PC Joe O’Brien Memorial Cross Country race took place at Coventry’s Ernesford Grange School in bright sunshine on Saturday morning, 19th May….

 
New starter in Reps - Meet Jack!

Jack Harvey is the new Student Voice Rep Coordinator for EEC.

 
FBL Reps Newsletter - January 2019

Check out the latest Rep news from your Faculty!

 
FAH Reps Newsletter - January 2019

Check out the latest Rep news from your Faculty!

 
Totally Vegan: delicious food the vegan way!

Food Covolution meets Nicky from Fargo’s recently-expanded 100% vegan café Totally Vegan to talk about how she got started, the thinking behind her new space, and Coventry’s increasing appetite for vegan living.

 
Changamiri – coffee by kings

This week Food Covolution visits Changamiri Coffee House in City Arcade and finds out how owner, Hillary, is improving the lives of small-scale coffee farmers in the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe.

 
FAH Reps Newsletter - December 2018

The FAH December Reps Newsletter is here!

 
FBL Reps Newsletter - December 2018

Check out Rep updates from FBL in this month's newsletter!

 
East Winds Film Festival: Opening Night
Cast and crew of Loi Bao

East Winds Film Festival opened on Monday night with a star studded red carpet reception and we were boldly introduced to the world of East Asian cinema and what it is truly capable of.

 
HLS Reps Newsletter - December 2018

Check out the December HLS Reps Newsletter!

 
EEC Reps Newsletter - December 2018

Check out the December edition of the Reps Newsletter!

 
Tapas take the stage at Belgrade Theatre!

Food Covolution visited the Belgrade Theatre this week to talk all things Tapas!

 
EEC Reps Newsletter - November 2018

Check out news and updates from Reps in your faculty here!

 
Republica Rock The Empire

This weekend Coventry were treated to the first gig of 2018 for technopop punk band Republica.

 
Coming out at University

Coming out at university can be difficult, but there's a whole supportive network available for you within the Students' Union and the University.

 
GEM Award Winner Announcement - Term 1 2018/19

Thank you to everyone who nominated and has been nominated. Members of SEC met up to discuss who they thought should win this terms GEM Award last week and the decision has been made.

 
HLS Reps Newsletter - November 2018

Check out news and updates from Reps in your faculty here!

 
SoundLab - seeking young musicians

Come join our new project SoundLab-Cov where you'll work with a team of professional musicians to develop your own music making skills.

 
Disability-themed emojis approved for use

The introduction of dozens of new accessibility-themed emojis has been welcomed by disability rights campaigners.

 
New Cafe Space!
Image of the new cafe space at Coventry University London

Your feedback improves your experience!

 
BUCS Week 10 - Sport at Coventry

Hello, it’s Millie again, bringing your tenth and FINAL BUCS update of the term. Where has the time gone people?!
We only had 5 matches to play this week, and all of them played at home were huge wins. This means however that there is not a huge deal to update you on!

 
FBL Reps Newsletter - November 2018

Check out news and updates from Reps in your faculty here!

 
Old Coventry Cathedral

Iconic, historic and still standing proud. Just some of the ways to describe Coventry Cathedral. The building represents a lot of what the city stands for and inspires local unity and togetherness.

 
Time to Talk Day 2019

Find out how the Disabled Students Community, Wellbeing and Mental Health Community, and CU Coventry are supporting Time to Talk Day....

 
Tax Refund Scam - Don't Get Caught Out

Students are being targeted with fake Tax Refund Emails in an attempt to get student bank account details. Make sure you don't get caught out

 
FAH Reps Newsletter - November 2018

Check out news and updates from Reps in your faculty here!

 
Want to be part of the team at BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend?

Aged 16 - 24 and interested in a work experience placement at BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend? Come along to FarGo Village Coventry on 19th April for your chance to find out more.

 
NUS Trans Student Conference Report 2019

Find out what happened at the NUS Trans Conference 2019 ...

 
Swansea University announces 'decolonised' English course

In tune with calls to study fewer dead white males, university announces new module focused on ‘hyper-contemporary’ International Dylan Thomas prize

 
Disabled Students Policy Statement

See Coventry University's Disabled Student Policy Here

 
Being a Senior Research Rep

Check out this awesome blog by one of your Senior Research Reps

 
The Golden Cross: fantastic food that everyone can enjoy

Food Covolution talks to landlady Charlotte and head chef Paul about the trials and triumphs of becoming the first completely gluten-free restaurant in the region.

 
Its LGBT+ History Month ....

Find out how we're celebrating LGBT+ History Month ...

 
Happy Chinese New Year From The BAME Community

Find out how we're helping to celebrate Chinese New Year

 
School Rep Election 2018/19 Results!

Click here to find out who has won this year's School Rep elections.

 
Alan Turing named greatest icon of the 20th century by BBC’s Icons

Gay codebreaker Alan Turing has been named the greatest icon of the 20th century.

 
Universities could lose league table positions for diversity failures

Rankings could be affected by failure to tackle ethnic disparities under new initiative

 
Looking back at Disability History Month 2018

Take a look at what your community achieved for Disability History Month....

 
FBL Reps Newsletter - Edition #2

We’re proud to present the second student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on the recent Spring elections and the details of next year's Rep applications. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
Not Just Jams is jam-packed with flavours

Another fantastic article from Food Covolution. What’s really mind-blowing about Not Just Jams is that so much of what goes into the preserves is so hyper-local: grown or foraged

 
Having Issues With Taxi Drivers In Coventry?

Last week this Disabled Students Community Met With Cllr Christine Thomas who is aiming to make Taxi's In Coventry Safer ...

 
The Ultimate Bar Crawl

Shake up your nights out with the ultimate bar crawl. Visit all of Coventry's favourite bars and pubs using this guide. Never look back on those boring, standard nights out again with your new, tailor made crawl experience!

 
Week 6 of Sport at Coventry

Hello everyone and welcome to your SIXTH weekly sport newsletter. Can you believe we’re six weeks into term?!
Millie Mac is back and here again to report on all of our successes and losses from the week. This week we saw over 30 fixtures played for BUCS league and cup rounds. A fairly even week with 17 games at home and the rest playing away. I have to say this was one of the most exciting Wednesday’s of sport I’ve watched this year. So many close results and so much hard work across the board.

 
HLS Reps Newsletter - Edition #2

We’re proud to present the second student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on the recent Spring elections and the details of next year's Rep applications. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, EnjoyCoventry.com, Julian Osley

Explore the numerous galleries in the Herbert, all showing a different aspect of Coventry’s culture and history.

 
Phoenix Radio meet the BBC

We had the BBC Asian Network come in and do a radio workshop with the Phoenix Radio team.

 
What extra financial help is available for Students with Responsibilities

Students with children or dependent adults may be eligible for addtional funding....

 
Sexual Assault Policy

See the Sexual Assault Policy for Coventry University

 
What are the aims of NUS LGBT+ Students this year?

Discover the priorities of NUS for LGBT+ Students this year...

 
Autumn Elections - The Results Are In

Here at CUSU we are all about democracy, which is why Elections are so important to us. Find out who your student leaders are!

 
EEC Reps Newsletter - Edition #2

We’re proud to present the second student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on the recent Spring elections and the details of next year's Rep applications. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
CUSU Awards!

CUSU Awards Nominations Are Now Open!

 
Vacancy: Volunteering Coordinator

We have an exciting opportunity taking place at CU Scarborough Campus where we are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and vibrant individual to develop volunteering opportunities.

 
Pregnancy, Maternity and Adoption Policy For Students

See Coventry University's guidance for pregancy, maternity and adoption for staff and students.

 
TV Manager Visits National Conference!

Fero our TV Manager went to the national NUS Student Media Summit and she wrote up her experiences.

 
Upskirting to be crime after Lords back bill

The new legislation, approved in the House of Lords and now only awaiting the formality of Royal Assent, will see offenders face up to two years in jail.

 
FAH Reps Newsletter - Edition #2

We’re proud to present the second student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on the recent Spring elections and the details of next year's Rep applications. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
A Word from Mark Evans- Associate Dean of Student Experience

Mark Evans, the Associate Head of Student Experience for the FAH faculty answers questions about the short & long-term goals for the faculty, and discusses the drop off in University applications for Performing Arts degrees.

 
Support for Commuter Students

Discover how CUSU is planning to help commuter students...

 
Revision tips: how to avoid a meltdown in the exam hall

Experts offer their advice on exam preparation – from different studying methods to dealing with mid-paper panic!

 
Teezer's Teaser

NOW OPEN IN COVENTRY
A retro themed 18 hole mini golf course, served up with outrageous cocktails and delicious street food. Are you looking for a new kind of fun? Something you can get a bit active as well as having a few beverages? This is the place for you. Teezer's is the newest addition to Coventry's array of night life fun.

 
Union leads call for action on ‘silent massacre’ of disabled staff and students

Disabled teachers, lecturers and students have come together to call for sweeping changes to disability equality laws, and to highlight the barriers they face across the education sector.

 
Vacancy: Web Design projects available for students

Are you a student at Coventry University who is studying and passionate about web design and development? We have a range of projects available for you to work at CUSU that can fit around your studies.

 
Review: Red Riding Hood and the Wolf

This week we visited the Belgrade Theatre to see a rather unusual retelling of a classic fairytale!

 
EEC Reps Newsletter - Edition #1

We’re proud to present the first student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on our recent feedback week survey and features an update on Rep numbers in your faculty. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
October Update

Find out what i've been up to over the month of October.

 
Varsity Fixtures have been released!

Make sure to find out when your favorite team is playing or when it's your time to showcase your sporting talent

 
Useful Policies, Forms & Documents For Students With Responsibilities

Discover the policies and forms relevant to Students with Responsibilities

 
It's time for universities to make race equality a priority

Universities say they are taking steps to promote BAME staff and address the attainment gap, but is progress far too slow?

 
UK pledges £50m to help end FGM across Africa by 2030

Officials say funding is biggest investment in tackling practice and helping vulnerable girls

 
Snowball Street Party

Were you one of the Sugar Babes biggest fans back in the day? Well you're in luck, because this December Mutya Buena herself will be visiting The Yard located in Coventry's city centre for a night to remember. With lots of special guest appearances this is one even you do not want to be missing!

 
Student Media's Black History Month Experience

Hear about how Student Media's Assistant News Manager enjoyed this year's Black History Month!

 
Catering at CU Scarborough

Find out what we did with your feedback on catering at CU Scarborough!

 
HLS Reps Newsletter - Edition #1

We’re proud to present the first student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on our recent feedback week survey and features an update on Rep numbers in your faculty. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
'Sport is What Kept Me Going' - The Brave story of a Paralympic Athlete

After coming out of hospital, Morris believed her sporting career was at an end but a chat with former rowing team-mate turned Nordic skier Scott Meenagh helped her find a new challenge.

 
eCars Special Student Introductory Offer

Book your next journey with the only app based private hire company licensed in Coventry with £3 off your first journey. Utilising the latest in taxi dispatch technology, the eCars app allows you a quick and easy mobile booking experience to book your Car with professional, licensed, and insured drivers.

 
VP for Sport & Wellbeing Talks all things Sport, Top 10 Priorities and Varsity

Millie Max explains what she has been up to this year and everything Varsity, Top 10 and more!

 
Volunteering in... - Citizens Advice Witness Service

“One of the greatest gifts you can give, is your time”

We asked student volunteer Zosia to tell us a little about her amazing and unique volunteering through the Citizens Advice Witness Service

 
Varsity 2019 Supporters Pack

Grab your Supporters Pack now! Limited tickets available.

 
Revision tips: how to avoid a meltdown in the exam hall

Experts offer their advice on exam preparation – from different studying methods to dealing with mid-paper panic

 
What are the aims of NUS Women Students this year?

Discover the key areas identified by NUS policies to better the lives of women students and towards freedom from oppression...

 
Kasbah's Big Reveal

Kasbah, Kasbah, oh our beloved Kasbah. Once known as Colly we can all appreciate the ever growing changes blessed upon us. If you haven't heard already, Kasbah saw one of their biggest over hauls this summer, re-vamping all of their dance rooms one way or another and I think it's safe to say...we aren't disappointed.

 
Welcome Festival as Student Media TV manager

Find out what our TV Manager, Niall got up to during Welcome Festival this year!

 
'There's a lot of stigma': why do so few care leavers go to university?

The government is asking universities to step up their support for care leavers, but they can be hard to reach

 
BUCS Conference Report

On Tuesday 10th July; Rob Eddon, Emma Weir, Sam Lewis and I travelled down to UWE in Bristol to represent Coventry University at the BUCS conference 2018.

 
FAH Reps Newsletter - Edition #1

We’re proud to present the first student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on our recent feedback week survey and features an update on Rep numbers in your faculty. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
CUSU Awards!

CUSU Awards Nominations Are Now Open!

 
CUSU Awards!

CUSU Awards Nominations Are Now Open!

 
CUSU Awards

CUSU Awards Nominations Are Open!

 
World Cancer Day Bake Sale

On Monday 4th February we hosted a bake sale for World Cancer Day

 
Student Volunteering Week – You smashed it!

It has been something we’ve known for ages, but after the huge success of Student Volunteering Week, it has been confirmed – our student volunteers are totally AWESOME!

We set you a challenge at the start of the week to see if we could get pledges of 1,000 volunteering hours and we reached it in three days, hours pledged in total reached 1963 which is amazing!

 
Teezers Special Student Offer

Free golf on launch night *5th March* and special only student available Monday to Thursday, 4pm-8pm

 
Comedy Central Live- March Edition

Comedy Central Live is heading to Coventry on the 1st Saturday of Every month.
We're bringing some of the best stand-up comedians in the UK to Square One, right in the heart of Coventry city centre.

 
Varsity 2019. What is it + How can i get Involved?

Find out what all the Varsity excitement is about and how you can get involved in it!

 
Special Olympics World Games - Looking For Volunteers!

Abu Dhabi will welcome more than 7,000 athletes to compete in 24 sports at the Special Olympics World Games 2019. Special Olympics is a humanitarian sporting event for people of determination (with intellectual disabilities) to promote inclusion.

 
Carers Rights Day 2018

Find out about Carers Rights Day, 30th November.

 
JJ's Glow Up

JJ’s (formerly Jumpin’ Jaks) has been a bastion of Coventry nightlife for over ten years. Famous for its atmosphere and huge events as well as its customer service, JJ’s packs in the crowds week after week and often reaches capacity. JJ's saw a cool new refurbishment to the outdoor area allowing for club goers to take a breath of fresh air after dancing the night away to some awesome tunes.

 
July - October 2018 Update

Find out what i've been up to so far.

 
Parliament Week 2018

Find out how the Women Students Community got involved with Parliament Week 2018 and made it a huge success!

 
NUS Conference Report

On Tuesday 3rd July 2018, myself and the 6 other SABBs from CUSU travelled to Birmingham to attend the NUS SU’s Conference 2018.

 
Welcome to CUSU CU Scarborough
CUSU CU Scarborough Logo

CUSU are thrilled to have widened their reach to CU Scarborough!

 
National Care Leavers' Week!

Reach For The Sky National Care Leavers' Week 24th-31st October 2018

 
Trustee Report 2018

This is the annual report in our statutory accounts explaining what the SU is, what it does and how it is run.

 
FBL Reps Newsletter - Edition #1

We’re proud to present the first student Reps newsletter. This edition focuses on our recent feedback week survey and features an update on Rep numbers in your faculty. As always we’ve included Rep news, the Rep of the Month and useful information about Reps at Coventry University.

 
VARSITY

VARSITY WEEKEND 22ND-24TH FEBRUARY.
#THISISCOVENTRY #THISISVARSITY #WEAREBLUE

 
From 22st junk food addict to Ultra-Marathon runner

How running and healthy eating changed Trevor's life.

 
NOW TV Exclusive Offer

3 Months of NOW TV for just £5 with this exclusive offer for CUSU members

 
Guidance on choosing a role! CUSU Spring Elections 2019

We have lots of opportunities for students to run in the CUSU elections! Find out more about how to choose here!

 
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.

 
Say hello to your EEC Faculty Rep Rodolfos!

Learn about your EEC Faculty Rep Rodolfos as he speaks about his aims for this academic year.

 
CUSU Influence on Uni Education Meetings

Since July 2017 the Students’ Union has submitted 10 research led reports to QuiLT, Academic Board and Faculty/Campus QuiLT Committees. This is a significant increase in the student led input CUSU has had at University committees.

 
TOTUM

The new name for NUS Extra, a national student discount platform. It includes over 200 discounts and includes a 1-year free ISIC Card. Get your TOTUM card now, or install the TOTUM app to find out more.

 
3000 Runners!

We're excited to announce that we have over 3000 runners taking part in the Festival of Running, and we're still going!

 
A Word from Paul Greening-Associate Dean of Student Experience

Paul Greening, the Associate Dean of Student Experience for the EEC faculty answers questions about the short & long term goals for EEC, and about any upcoming developments within the faculty!

 
What Volunteering Reveals About You to Employers

As an employer, I’ve skimmed hundreds of CVs, and what often makes me stop and read a bit closer is the “volunteering” section. People who volunteer share several positive personality traits without even realising it. The problem is, lots of people volunteer but not everyone thinks it’s worth mentioning on their CV.

 
Dominos

Buy one get one free *every day*! Just use PIZZA241 at the checkout.

 
Buddy Scheme - Coffee Morning!

Today over 30 students came along to our informal coffee morning that celebrated the arrival of international students coming to study in Coventry.

 
Crisp Packet Recycling Scheme

Keep an eye out for these new recycle points around campus! Click here to find out more about what Sodexo are doing.

 
Cllr Caan joins the Festival of Running
Cllr Caan and Millie Mac. Photo credit Tara Rutledge

Cllr Kamran Caan, Cabinet Member for Public Health & Sport, joins hundreds of runners in the GoRun 5k Fun Run 2019.

 
Understanding Council Tax

Because you’re a student, when you move into your property you will be exempt from paying Council tax, something that will save you hundreds.

 
After Some Housing Advice?

Are You In Need Of Some Professional Housing Advice?

 
Bioshock bandage speeds healing with electrical pulses

Engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have developed a type of bioshock bandage that helps wounds to heal by delivering small electrical pulses generated by body movement.

 
Food bank work was a blessing for Blessing

Blessing Akhigbe is a Masters student studying Information Technology and she has recently been helping out at the Coventry food bank.

 
Buddy Scheme - Coffee Morning!

Today over 30 students came along to our informal coffee morning that celebrated the arrival of international students coming to study in Coventry.

 
How I learnt to love student life

Beth reveals how seeking help about her mental health problems transformed her university experience.

 
How to keep motivated during the cold winter months

Top tips by the BBC on how to keep motivated and activated, even on the coldest of days.

 
Cleaning Hints and Tips

Cleaning and housework, those are two words most people hate to hear but living away from home means taking responsibility for the dreaded task of housework. We’ve put together a basic guide on cleaning tips and managing housework.

 
Roger Medwell made MBE

Roger Medwell, of Festival of Running sponsor Medwell Hyde, has been made an MBE for his services to the community.

 
Young people should do volunteer work while studying, 7 reasons why

Volunteering while at university could put you ahead of the game after graduation

 
Mind the skills gap: UK rail's engineering challenge

Robert Wright looks at the engineering and technology skills shortage facing Bombardier, the maintainer of Crossrail's Elizabeth line trains, at its Old Oak Common rail depot

 
Meet your New Sustainability Officer!

Find out about your new Sustainability Community Officer!

 
Volunteering is a way of life for Bethan.

Bethan Ellis is a third year Sociology and Criminology student and also part of the Student Volunteering Team.

 
TARUC Students Return To Coventry University

Can your department help enhance TARUC students' time at Cov Uni?

 
Coventry Festival Of Running!

In 2019 the Coventry Half Marathon returns as part of a week long Festival of Running

This celebration of sport kicks off with the Children's Mile and Toddler Dash on Sunday 17 March and finishes a week later on Sunday 24 March with the Coventry Half Marathon and inaugural GoRun 5k.

 
Student Survey on Religion, Belief & Hate Incidents

We are currently in need of students to help inform research on how best to safeguard students from religion-related hate crime! Click to find out how you could help make a difference.

 
Where to Live in Coventry

Coventry is a great place to live.  It is really easy to get around, has a good, simple bus system and many of the areas popular with students are in walking distance of Uni.

 
Presenter Deborah James inspires others by taking on Triathlon challenge whilst also battling cancer

Such an inspiring story from the BBC about Deborah James. Deborah is currently battling stage 4 cancer but has decided to tackle one of her biggest fears and participate in a Triathlon. Click on the link to read her inspiring story and tune into her Podcast 'You, Me and the Big C'.

 
Ready to get inside a burglar's mind?

Our Student Wardens have been working very closely with the University Campus Officer to make sure students know how to keep safe! One of our Wardens is here today to share some useful tips so keep reading to find out more...

 
Geoengineering: Helping or Hurting Climate Change?

We have just 12 years left to reduce emissions and achieve the Paris Agreement’s highest ambition of limiting warming to 1.5°C. We have been warned, repeatedly, of the high stakes of our present climate gamble. If we continue on our current course, radical solutions are going to be needed sooner rather than later.

 
Wanting to serve the community!

Sarah Yusuf is a postgraduate student doing a Master of Science degree in Pharmacology and Drug Discovery.

She is an international student and her reason for volunteering came about from her desire to serve the community in the city she is studying, and we are very fortunate indeed, that she came to Coventry!

 
Welcome to The Students’ Union from the President

It’s my pleasure to welcome you on behalf of Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU) to Coventry University.

 
Moodzones - Audio Guides To Boost Your Mood!

On this page you'll find a series of mental wellbeing podcasts or audio guides you can listen to in your own time, in private, to help you through times when your mood is low or you're feeling anxious.

Each audio guide gives you simple, commonsense advice on what you can do to boost your mood. You can try the mood self-assessment quiz to help you decide which audio guides could help you the most.

 
Deposits

Landlords are required by law to protect your deposit in a deposit protection scheme. Make sure your deposit is being secured correctly and legally.

 
The First all-Asian girl's Cricket Team are breaking records and social barriers

An interesting clip from the BBC about the first British all Asian Girls' Cricket Team. Starting in a school in Bradford 4 years ago with barely any cricketing experience between them. They took to the sport like naturals and started to win a lot of competitions and tournaments they were entering. It helped the girls to overcome problems they faced in school such as self-esteem.

Just another example of how sport really does improve lives!

 
Boris Johnson's English Channel bridge: An Engineering view

Boris Johnson, the UK foreign secretary, has proposed building a bridge across the English Channel to connect England and France, to complement the rail tunnel that opened in 1994. Leaving aside the political and financial challenge of such a project, would it even be feasible to build such a long structure over the open sea and one of the busiest shipping lanes in the world?

 
Road Safety Week

The 19th - 25th November is National Road Safety Week and it's a great opportunity for us all to take a moment and think about out own road safety practices.

 
Meet Your Volunteering Chair!

Congratulations to Zosia who will be representing the Volunteering Community this year!

 
Week of events to promote volunteering

It was the annual Volunteering Fair on Wednesday 31 October 2018, which formed part of the University’s Get Involved Week.

 
Deaf Awareness Week 2018

CUSU employees get involved with Deaf Awareness Week by fingerspelling their names in British Sign Language

 
5 Steps To Mental Wellbeing

Evidence suggests there are 5 steps we can all take to improve our mental wellbeing.

 
Keeping Your Home Secure

It’s so important to make sure you keep your accommodation secure, it’s something to think about when you’re home as well as when you’re out!

 
NYPD unveils drone programme amid privacy concerns

The New York Police Department (NYPD) has revealed plans to deploy drones for a variety of operations across the city, raising some concerns over privacy and safety.

 
Meet Your new Student Safety Chair!

Find out more about your new Safety Officer!

 
Why volunteering matters

We all have our own reasons for wanting to volunteer our time to help others and if there is an excellent example of how much volunteers are needed, then we don’t have to look much further than our student ranks at Coventry University.

 
Sports Ball WInners 2018

Take a look at who came out on top at this years Sports Ball

 
Your Rights and Responsibilities

As a tenant, you have certain rights and responsibilities. The majority of students will have ‘Assured Shorthold Tenancies’ which allow you certain legal rights but other rights and responsibilities may be added to your contract after discussion with the landlord.

 
Help the Homeless Sleep-out

To help raise the money for the Homeless we will be sleeping rough for one night.

 
Coventry's Deputy VC Talks About Graduate Wellbeing

Find out more about what Coventry's Deputy Vice Chancellor, Ian Dunn has to say about Graduate Wellbeing.

 
New Sabbatical Team for 2018/19

Take a look at who will form next years Sabbatical team!

 
Making Coventry your Home

We’re here to help you keep your home safe and secure as well as letting you know how you can get more involved with our services and what Coventry itself can offer you.

 
End of the road for Bloodhound supersonic car project

Bloodhound SSC, the British effort to build a 1000 mph supersonic car, is set to be wound up, with administrators failing to find a buyer to secure the project’s future.

 
CU Active Presents Pop-Up Sports

Keep your eyes peeled for pop-up sports around campus

 
After some housing advice?

Are you in need of some professional housing advice?

 
GEM Award Winner Announcement

Take a look at who won this terms GEM Award...

 
Bye Law O: Membership Code of Conduct

We have recently updated our Complaints and Disciplinary Regulations at CUSU, through our Board of Trustees. The aim of introducing these new regulations was to make the process for complaints and disciplinary both fairer and in line with university procedures. We have also introduced a new ‘Membership Code of Conduct’ which is intended to ensure that all members of CUSU have the best possible experience whilst they are studying at Coventry University.

 
CUSU Business Planning Away Day - Collages

How do you think CUSU will look in 10 years?

 
BYE LAW G: PROCEDURE FOR COMPLAINTS AGAINST CUSU

We have recently updated our Complaints and Disciplinary Regulations at CUSU, through our Board of Trustees. The aim of introducing these new regulations was to make the process for complaints and disciplinary both fairer and in line with university procedures. We have also introduced a new ‘Membership Code of Conduct’ which is intended to ensure that all members of CUSU have the best possible experience whilst they are studying at Coventry University.

 
CUSU Business Planning Away Day - Committees

Your suggestions for how CUSU Committees can be improved

 
BYE LAW F: DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURES FOR MEMBERS OF CUSU

We have recently updated our Complaints and Disciplinary Regulations at CUSU, through our Board of Trustees. The aim of introducing these new regulations was to make the process for complaints and disciplinary both fairer and in line with university procedures. We have also introduced a new ‘Membership Code of Conduct’ which is intended to ensure that all members of CUSU have the best possible experience whilst they are studying at Coventry University.

 
CUSU World Cup 2018

See who you'll be drawn against when the World Cup kicks off on June 14th.

 
CU Coventry Student Awards

Take a look at who came out on top at the CU Coventry Student Awards

 
Sport Relief Winners

Take a look and see who came out on top in the Sport Relief challenges!

 
Make Sure You're Seeing Our Latest Updates On Facebook

Facebook's new algorithm is making it harder for you to see updates from our pages. Here's how you can change that!

 
GEM Award Nominations

Here are the term 2 nominees for the Gem Award

 
CUSU World Cup 2018 Sweepstake

Draw for the CUSU World Cup Sweepstake will take place on 23/03/18

 
Sport Relief - Friday 23rd March

CUSU will be celebrating and raising funds on Friday 23rd March in MR2.