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Current Students and Staff

18 July 2024

Is Paris under external threat this summer? (VIDEO)

As host city Paris ramps up for the biggest sporting spectacle on earth, all eyes will undoubtedly be on those vying for podium places.

18 July 2024

School of Design and Creative Art students given prestigious awards at recent events

A group of students from the School of Design and Creative Arts are celebrating after recently receiving awards and prizes in recognition of their outstanding work displayed at New Designers and the D&AD New Blood Exhibition.

18 July 2024

Reimagining RIO: A programme to transform the Research and Innovation Office

To support delivery of the Research and Innovation Core Plan, ҹƬ has implemented the ‘Reimagining RIO’ transformation programme. This initiative aims to significantly boost the ability of the Research and Innovation Office (RIO) to support research and innovation activities, amplify the value the team delivers, and thereby accelerate our research efforts.

18 July 2024

Impact Hub awards funding for Town Observatory projects

The Impact Hub has awarded seedcorn funding to five research projects that will support the development of a new data observatory for Loughborough.  

17 July 2024

Acts of Creation: On Art and Motherhood by Hettie Judah celebrates the craft and chaos of mother artists

In her new book Acts of Creation: On Art and Motherhood, art critic Hettie Judah shows that motherhood has played a significant role in the history of art. Not only in the ways that both motherhood and mothering have been depicted, but also in the way that artists who are mothers have created representations of their experiences, and in doing so shaped their artistic identities.

17 July 2024

Upcoming event: Universities under fire - How can UK higher education change the narrative and demonstrate its undeniable impact?

Our University community is invited to join a live event on Friday 26 July where a panel of experts including the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Nick Jennings, will discuss the perceptions of our sector and why we must do a better job of fighting for it.

17 July 2024

Essential maintenance: University network and datacentre downtime – Wednesday 24 July

On the morning of Wednesday 24 July between 8am-9.30 am, IT Services will be carrying out essential maintenance to replace a critical piece of networking hardware. This will require downtime to the eduroam Wi-Fi and wired network and most key services.

17 July 2024

Adam Peaty and Mel Marshall – mastering the art of the athlete / coach relationship (VIDEO)

Adam Peaty and Mel Marshall. David Beckham and Sir Alex Ferguson. Femke Bol and Laurent Meuwly. Michael Phelps and Bob Bowman.

16 July 2024

Doping in sport – what’s the testing process? (VIDEO)

Ahead of a busy summer of sport, the issue of doping remains firmly in the news headlines.

16 July 2024

Body Coach founder and healthy living advocate Joe Wicks MBE awarded honorary degree (VIDEO)

Fitness coach, TV presenter and social media personality Joe Wicks MBE has been awarded an honorary degree by ҹƬ.

16 July 2024

Loughborough’s new multi-disciplinary centre to revolutionise impact of AI on transport

A new multi-disciplinary centre based at ҹƬ will look to revolutionise how AI is used to improve UK transport.

16 July 2024

Apply to become members of Young Academies

Exciting opportunities have arisen for dedicated, driven, and dynamic ҹƬ staff and alumni to apply to become members of the UK Young Academy or the Global Young Academy.

16 July 2024

Reminder: July Compliance focus - Action required

Thank you to everyone who has contributed to our July Compliance Focus initiative. The response rate has been very encouraging.

16 July 2024

ҹƬ campus awarded Green Flag award for seventh consecutive year

Loughborough’s East Midlands campus has been named a 2024 UK Green Flag Award recipient, celebrating its seventh year achieving this Award.

15 July 2024

Outstanding Xu and Stojsavljevic finish runners-up in Wimbledon girls’ doubles final

Loughborough-linked tennis players Mimi Xu and Mika Stojsavljevic finished runners-up in the Wimbledon girls’ doubles final after a valiant performance at SW19.

15 July 2024

Loughborough study aims to make sports bra fittings less daunting

It’s hoped research at ҹƬ will help make life easier for those looking to get a sports bra fitted.

15 July 2024

Loughborough Sport and Weleda Arnica enter new partnership

Loughborough Sport has partnered with global cosmetics brand, Weleda Arnica.

12 July 2024

Equality Impact Assessment: Upcoming support sessions

An Equality Impact Assessment (EIA) helps the University make sure our policies, procedures and practices do what they are intended to do and are inclusive for staff, students and visitors. They also enable us to provide an audit trail that we have met our legal obligations.

12 July 2024

ҹƬ student awarded in national design competition

Loughborough student, Gargi Agrawalla, has claimed a highly commended award in the Design Innovation in Plastics (DIP) competition, with an innovative product that assists deaf people.

11 July 2024

ҹƬ funds local projects as part of the Community Donations Fund

The University held a presentation evening on Thursday 4 July, awarding several organisations around Charnwood with funds to support their initiatives.

Tai Chi training - Call for participants

We are looking for participants

Posted by Qian Qian on Wednesday, 17 Jul 2024 at 8:00

How Does Dual-tasking Affect Performance? Call for Participants

How does dual-tasking Affect Performance

Posted by Cheryl Lim on Friday, 5 Jul 2024 at 16:43

Decommissioning of JISC Online Surveys V2

Jisc Online Surveys v2 (www.onlinesurveys.ac.uk) will be decommissioned on Wednesday 31 July 2024. Existing surveys in v2 will be deleted.

Posted by Sasha Dosanjh on Friday, 21 Jun 2024 at 15:50

Participants needed - echocardiography study

How do blood pressure and body fat percentage affect your cardiac function? We are seeking participants for a MSc research project that investigates how blood pressure and body fat percentage impact diastolic and systolic function assessed through echocardiography.

Posted by Dahui Wi on Thursday, 20 Jun 2024 at 9:13

Calling for Participants (Intervention ҹƬ on Cross Education of Strength)

We are still recruiting participants to participate in our unique intervention research, which exploring the mechanism of cross-education of strength from neuromuscular physiology perspectives. What is Cross-Education of Strength? Cross-education of strength is a phenomenon where training one limb can lead to strength gains in the untrained, opposite limb. This fascinating effect has potential applications in rehabilitation, sports training, and overall fitness improvement.

Posted by Nur Khairunisa Binti Abu Talip on Monday, 17 Jun 2024 at 9:44

Final-year students graduating this summer – action required

Important information regarding your student IT account and email

Posted by IT Services on Monday, 17 Jun 2024 at 8:00

Special Assessment Period (SAP) revision sessions

Dedicated mathematics support sessions will be held for the Special Assessment Period (SAP) in the Mathematics Learning Support Centre.

Posted by Manisha Mistry on Wednesday, 5 Jun 2024 at 10:49

Participants Needed - physical activity and sedentary behaviour research

How do physical activity and sedentary behaviour affect your immune and hormonal systems under stress? We are looking for participants to participate in a research project here at Loughborough university that investigates how physical activity and sedentary behaviour affects your immune and hormonal systems under stress.

Posted by Callum Young on Wednesday, 15 May 2024 at 14:39

Is your child starting Reception?

Do you live in England? Is your child starting school this September? Share your views about children starting school and the challenges they may face.

Posted by Laura Valadez-Martinez on Wednesday, 8 May 2024 at 15:58

Civil Service Careers Support - Mentors Available

Find out more about how to apply for roles in the UK Civil Service including the Civil Service Fast Stream (CSFS). Civil Service roles are advertised throughout the year with the Fast Stream currently expected to open for applications for the 2025 intake in October.

Posted by Steph Hutchinson on Wednesday, 14 Feb 2024 at 10:31

Staff Managed Desktop Service - Preparing for the Windows 11 upgrade

Commencing in Autumn 2024, IT Services will be rolling out the latest Microsoft Operating System, Windows 11 to devices on the staff-managed desktop service.

Posted by IT Services on Wednesday, 17 Jul 2024 at 10:10

Tai Chi training-Call for participants

16-form Tai Chi has been created to enhance ankle function. Simplified Tai Chi for strong ankles awaits you. Come join us to embark on your Tai Chi journey!

Posted by Qian Qian on Monday, 15 Jul 2024 at 8:05

Decommissioning of JISC Online Surveys V2

Jisc Online Surveys v2 (www.onlinesurveys.ac.uk) will be decommissioned on Wednesday 31 July 2024. Existing surveys in v2 will be deleted.

Posted by Sasha Dosanjh on Friday, 21 Jun 2024 at 15:50

Decommissioning of Cisco telephone system

The IT project to migrate users to the Microsoft Teams Phone service will be completed at the end of July.

Posted by IT Services on Thursday, 20 Jun 2024 at 11:04

Participants needed - echocardiography study

How do blood pressure and body fat percentage affect your cardiac function? We are seeking participants for a MSc research project that investigates how blood pressure and body fat percentage impact diastolic and systolic function assessed through echocardiography.

Posted by Dahui Wi on Thursday, 20 Jun 2024 at 9:13

ҹƬ Nursery Telephone Number Change

The contact number for the LU Nursery will be changing on the 25th June 2024.

Posted by Steve Powell on Thursday, 20 Jun 2024 at 8:59

Calling for Participants (Intervention ҹƬ on Cross Education of Strength)

We are still recruiting participants to participate in our unique intervention research, which exploring the mechanism of cross-education of strength from neuromuscular physiology perspectives. What is Cross-Education of Strength? Cross-education of strength is a phenomenon where training one limb can lead to strength gains in the untrained, opposite limb. This fascinating effect has potential applications in rehabilitation, sports training, and overall fitness improvement.

Posted by Nur Khairunisa Binti Abu Talip on Monday, 17 Jun 2024 at 9:44

Participants Needed - physical activity and sedentary behaviour research

How do physical activity and sedentary behaviour affect your immune and hormonal systems under stress? We are looking for participants to participate in a research project here at Loughborough university that investigates how physical activity and sedentary behaviour affects your immune and hormonal systems under stress.

Posted by Callum Young on Wednesday, 15 May 2024 at 14:39

Participants needed for Echocardiography study

This study will investigate the impact of age and blood pressure on cardiac function.

Posted by Ella Tomsett on Tuesday, 14 May 2024 at 16:39

Confirmation and Clearing Contact Centre Thursday 15th August 2024 – Volunteers

Over the past few years, our colleagues have been great at giving their time to help play a key part in the start of many students’ Loughborough journey. Would you be happy to volunteer your time to help this summer?

Posted by Charlotte Dove on Friday, 10 May 2024 at 10:38