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Warwick academics win prestigious award for book on Muslim women and politics

Muslim Women and Power: Political and Civic Engagement in West European Societies by Dr Khursheed Wadia and Professor Danièle Joly has won the prestigious W.J.M. Mackenzie Prize, awarded annually by the Political Studies Association (PSA). The book explores how Muslim women participate in western civic and political life and develop their capacity for action.


Double victory for WMG academy boat teams

Students at WMG Academy Coventry are celebrating a double victory after BOTH its teams won first place in a national engineering competition.

The students, all aged 14 to 19, took the top titles in their age categories in the Royal Navy Engineering Challenge. The contest invites students to design and build a model vessel capable of rescuing a helicopter in an emergency.

Thu 18 Apr 2019, 12:23 | Tags: Awards, WMG, WMG Academy for Young Engineers, Sciences

€2.48m awarded to Warwick-led project into Rome and Mediterranean coinages

A team led by Professor Kevin Butcher of the Department of Classics and Ancient History, University of Warwick, has been awarded a European Research Council Advanced Grant of 2.48m euros for their project Rome and the Coinages of the Mediterranean, 200 BCE – 64 CE.

Mon 01 Apr 2019, 13:43 | Tags: Awards, Classics and Ancient History

Warwick Mathematical Scientist wins prize for display in Parliament

Francesca Crucinio, a researcher from the Department of Statistics at the University of Warwick struck Bronze at a competition in the House of Commons, for the excellence of her mathematical research, walking away with the £750 Bronze prize.

Wed 20 Mar 2019, 14:55 | Tags: Statistics, Awards, Mathematics, STEM, Sciences

Will Eaves' 'Murmur' nominated for 2019 Wellcome Book Prize

Murmur, the latest novel by Will Eaves of the University of Warwick'English and Comparative Literary Studies, has been nominated for the Wellcome Book Prize.

Tue 19 Mar 2019, 13:46 | Tags: Awards, English, English and Comparative Literary Studies

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