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Call for changes in EU policy to address migrant crisis

A series of proposed changes to EU policy on refugees and migrants has been released by researchers at the University of Warwick.

Wed 17 Feb 2016, 10:35 | Tags: PAIS, Sociology

Secrets of innovation revealed in study of global video game industry

From the adventures of Lara Croft in Tomb Raider to the apocalyptic drama of Fallout - new research from the University of Warwick has revealed the secret to how some of the world’s most iconic video games were created.

Mon 15 Jun 2015, 11:39 | Tags: Big Data, Social Sciences, Research, Sociology

£5 million Christmas gift for researchers at University of Warwick

Researchers at the University of Warwick have picked up an early Christmas present in the form of more than £5 million worth of grants from the European Research Council (ERC). They have been won by the Department of Sociology, the Faculty of Science and the Mathematics Institute – and will be used to fund five new projects over the next few years.

Mon 22 Dec 2014, 13:43 | Tags: Research, Sociology, Mathematics and Statistics, Chemistry

Breaking the Cycle Through Social Investment

The Big Lottery is funding Addaction and its research partner, the Centre for Educational Development, Appraisal and Research (CEDAR) at the University of Warwick, to conduct a research project, Breaking the Cycle Through Social Investment.


University of Warwick researchers to evaluate trial of new Government parenting classes

Researchers from the Centre for Educational Development, Appraisal and Research (CEDAR) and Warwick Medical School have been commissioned to evaluate a new trial of free parenting classes in the UK.

Thu 31 May 2012, 10:59 | Tags: Politics, Sociology, Education, Medicine and Health

A Fine Line to Cross

New research from the University of Warwick reveals that, despite receiving praise for its objectivity in a country where different versions of what happened in the past can be used as political weapons, today history teaching in some schools across Northern Ireland may be overbalanced to the point of blandness.


Teacher Training Reunion - Coventry College of Education

In 1978, the former Coventry College of Education merged with the University to form what is now the Institute of Education on the Westwood site.
Fri 13 Aug 2004, 13:56 | Tags: Sociology, Education, University Affairs

Heaventree Press Wins Prestigious National Award for Warwick Book

The Heaventree Press has won the Raymond Williams Community Publishing Prize 2004 for its publication of the 'Phoenix New Writing' anthology. The Arts Council of England has awarded the local publishing house £3000 for the collection that was launched last July.
Fri 13 Aug 2004, 10:36 | Tags: Sociology, University Services, University Affairs

Call for Nominations - Royal Society Scientific Meeting

The Royal Society, the UK's independent scientific academy, is seeking nominations for the Society’s scientific discussion meetings.
Fri 13 Aug 2004, 10:19 | Tags: Business, Sociology, Education, University Affairs, Physics, Chemistry, Biology

Sociology Department under Scrutiny... by its Students

A fund from the National Subject Centre, C-SAP (Centre for Sociology, Anthropology and Politics) gave five Warwick students from the Department of Sociology the opportunity to conduct research into the student experience of learning in a research-oriented department.
Thu 12 Aug 2004, 11:55 | Tags: Women, Sociology, University Affairs

Warwick's First Student Publication

Warwick students are charting waves in the publishing industry with their first ever published volume of fiction, Love and Other Human Tragedy.

National Science Week Ig Nobels UK Tour 2004

To celebrate National Science Week (beginning Friday 12th March), The Times Higher Education Supplement in partnership with the BA (the British Association for the Advancement of Science) presents The Ig Nobels UK Tour 2004.

Fri 06 Aug 2004, 15:11 | Tags: Research, Sociology, Education, University Affairs, Physics, Chemistry, Biology

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