Select your location

Current location: Coventry

Volunteering: Coventry news

Adam wins Covid Hero CUSU award

At the recent CUSU awards, a special category was added to recognise the wonderful work that Coventry University students have done to help others during they pandemic.

 
How ParliaMentors helped Diana after graduation

Diana Lunca studied International Relations at Coventry University and graduated in 2018. Originally from Romania, she chose to come to Coventry because she liked the interesting programme of study, the diverse range of extracurricular activities and the cultural diversity of the city.

 
Volunteer for City of Culture!

Coventry needs you! Grab this once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of Coventry City of Culture 2021

 
Students bring history of our Coventry campus to life through City Tours

Students volunteering with Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU) have helped to launch three tours across our Coventry campus and the city centre in partnership with the Historic Coventry Trust and Lanchester Interactive Archive.

The City Tours are aimed at helping students, staff and the community to get to know the city better, from wherever they are, by exploring some of its historical gems and learning about the rich cultural history that's inspired the names of many of our universit

 
Christmas cheer for children – thanks to YOU!

A big thank you to all of you who responded to our Christmas Shoebox Appeal, 2020.

 
Meanwhile In Coventry

An Awesome Free Festival of Graphic Storytelling

Dozens of brilliant activities across 4 venues clustered around University Square; 18/19 September
2021.

 
I’ve been able to enhance my leadership skills in so many ways through volunteering

Catherine is studying BA Sociology at Coventry University and is spending her third year as a Volunteer Mentor with City Year UK in a local Coventry secondary school, allowing her to put what she has learned so far into practice. She tells us what it was like finding a role during the pandemic, and what she has gained from working in a school during such an uncertain time.

 
Volunteering as a Student Warden

With Student Volunteering Week soon approaching (February 8th - 14th), Hafeezah is here to tell you about what volunteering as a Student Warden is like!

 
Is Volunteering The Secret To Being ‘Unapologetically Happy’?

Happiness seems to be what everyone’s end goal in life is, but one thing we fail to realise is that happiness is a journey and there may be a secret to it.

 
Preparing for an Event Management career through volunteering

In the run up to Student Volunteering Week, final year Event Management student Beth Allcock tells us what she got up to, and what skills she learnt from her previous volunteering experience!

 
Virtual Volunteering - Overcoming the challenges of the pandemic

The effect that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the University and its activities has been far-reaching and we have all had to get used to a new way of working, learning and volunteering!

 
 
Current selection: No