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Ride for free as West Midlands Cycle Hire comes to Coventry

Try a fun, healthy and greener way to travel this spring as West Midlands Cycle Hire goes live in Coventry!

Meet Your Sustainability Champions

Over the last few months, a diverse team of Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU) Sustainability Champions has been going above and beyond to deliver online content, activities and events to their fellow students. This Green Week (8-14 March) is no exception.

Green Week Challenges & Activities

Green Week is all about celebrating sustainability as well as taking action to make our lifestyle habits that little more sustainable! Throughout the week we have been offering a range of challenges, competitions & activities for you to get involved in too with prizes to be won! Read on to find out more ...

Wellbeing Wednesday - Why Sustainability is important to our wellbeing

By taking ownership of the world we look after, we can find ways to reconnect and enjoy nature.

Fashion Friday - A Bigger Price Tag than you Think

Hear from Sustainable Mindsets as they explore the deeper meaning and costs associated with fast fashion!

Tasty Tuesday - Reducing Food Waste

With Green Week now here, one of our themes for the week is #TastyTuesday! Hear from Jesse, one of our Student Sustainability Champions, how to get the most out of your meals and cut down on your food waste!

Celebrating Women

Hear from Andrea as she shares her personal thoughts from International Women’s Day this year while considering the pandemic we all find ourselves in.

International Women's Day - Celebrating Academics

As International Women's Day also falls on the first day of Green Week (March 8th - 14th) this year, we asked students to nominate female academics (anyone who identifies as female) who are 'championing' any of the Sustainable Development Goals. We are delighted to have had the pleasure of highlighting some of these academics who have in some way championed the goals as well as gone above and beyond to inspire and support their students.

Home study tips during lockdown

With the move back to online learning Jesse, one of the CUSU Sustainability Champions, is here to offer some tips to help you better cope and make the most of the experience.

Sustainability & Covid-19

Alexandra is here to tell you about some sustainable choices you can make during the pandemic.

Sustainability Week: Meat Free Monday

Did you know this week is Sustainability Week? Our CUSU Sustainability Champions will be highlighting the simple steps we can all take to live more sustainable lifestyles with a range of challenges, live streams, quizzes and more! Today Jesse is kicking off the week and he will be telling us more about the Meat Free Monday challenge!

2019/20 Sustainability Skills Report

We are excited to share that SOS UK have now published the results from last year's Sustainability Skills Report! The feedback from students all across the Country goes to show how strongly students feel about sustainability.

Green Impact Award!
Green Impact Students' Unions Good Award logo

We are so excited to share that we have been awarded a Good Green Impact Award!

Sustainable Fruit & Veg

Not only do fruits and veggies make for tasty treats, but they're also packed with nutrients! That's why we've got some handy ways for you to sustainably get in your 5-A-Day!

Food Sustainability

Food sustainability is not often at the forefront of a university student’s mind - especially when healthy eating is involved. Hopefully, these quick and easy tips can help you pick more sustainable healthy food choices!

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