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Koo Xue: Warwick is working hard to improve the employment strength of Chinese students

Chinese news website Kooxue.com praises the University of Warwick for its hard work and success in improving the employment strength of Chinese students – with initiatives such as the Warwick China Careers Fair. (May 2020).

Tue 02 Jun 2020, 17:05 | Tags: coverage

Phoenix TV News: the future of plastics

Hong Kong based broadcaster Phoenix TV News interviews Dr Fengwei (David) Xie from WMG, University of Warwick, about his research on the future of plastic. (May 2020). Read his piece on the Warwick Knowledge Centre here.

Tue 02 Jun 2020, 17:01 | Tags: expert comment, coverage

News-Medical: British and Chinese researchers identify origins of alcoholism

The physical origin of alcohol addiction has been located in a network of the human brain that regulates our response to danger, according to a team of British and Chinese researchers, co-led by the University of Warwick, the University of Cambridge, and Fudan University in Shanghai. (Feb 2021)

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Fri 19 Feb 2021, 15:12 | Tags: coverage

China Daily: Chinese in UK find ways to celebrate despite lockdown

Students from the University of Warwick talk about celebrating the Lunar New Year while in lockdown in the UK.

"Each year I write Spring Festival couplets and give them to friends and relatives. This year I will continue writing couplets and probably stick them on the door of my school residence."

"This gives me time to have a video call with my mom and dad, my grandma, my cousins and my dog," she said, adding that she will be happy to see them sitting around the dinner table and also for her family to see that she is safe. (Feb 2021)

Fri 19 Feb 2021, 15:00 | Tags: coverage, COVID19

People's Daily: British Chinese develop epidemic prevention and health knowledge games

Chinese news outlet People's Daily tells the story of Wang Shuyi, who studied for a doctorate degree in electronic engineering at the University of Warwick. During the pandemic, he has designed a mobile app to help spread basic health knowledge and habits, while reducing misinformation.

Fri 22 Jan 2021, 15:44 | Tags: coverage, COVID19

Sina: What is the future of the earth?

News website Sina reports on Warwick astrophysics research: "a research team led by a scientist at the University of Warwick in England, Christopher Manser, observed a white dwarf star 410 light years away from Earth. Its code-named SDSSJ1228+1040 is slightly larger than the earth, but its mass is almost the same as that of the sun."

Fri 22 Jan 2021, 15:35 | Tags: coverage

China.com: what are the requirements for studying in the UK?

Chinese news website China.com lists the entry requirements for international undergraduate students hoping to study at the University of Warwick, which ranks in the UK's top ten universities. (January 2021)

Fri 22 Jan 2021, 15:33 | Tags: coverage

Xinhua: UK deaths from COVID19 rise to 90,000

Chinese news agency Xinhua quotes Warwick's Professor Lawrence Young in its French language edition: "It is now important to evaluate the neutralizing power of the antibodies generated by the vaccination against the variants of the virus and to study the immune response of the individuals infected with the variants" (January 2021)

Fri 22 Jan 2021, 15:28 | Tags: expert comment, coverage, COVID19

Sina: West Midlands culture

Article on Chinese news website Sina describes the culture and history of Coventry and Warwickshire, including the University of Warwick and Coventry University: "the two higher education institutions are like two petals of the cultural sisters of the West Midlands, thinking quietly, exuding modern rationality." (January 2021)

Fri 22 Jan 2021, 12:52 | Tags: coverage

CGTN: Wearing a community mask is 'better' for everyday use, says researcher

Dr Leandro Pecchia, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Warwick says the general population should be using so-called 'community masks' in an interview on Chinese broadcaster CGTN Europe. (January 2021)

Fri 22 Jan 2021, 12:45 | Tags: expert comment, coverage, COVID19

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