Our events and seminars
10 January 2018
- 12.30 to 14.30
- James France Exhibition Area
Free to attend. Please register by completing the booking form.
22 November 2017
Presented By School of Science
- SCH.0.01 Schofield Building
The event is free to attend but students must register via the Learn module (notification has been sent by email). Staff should respond to their calendar invite.
18 October 2017
Presented By Human Resources/Staff Development
- N.1.12 Haslegrave
Booking is required by clicking on the session(s) below:
- Session 1: What We Offer - Wednesday 18 October 2017 (Claire Jagger)
An introductory session to all the relevant courses and opportunities on offer at Loughborough University. To include Springboard, Mindfulness, Building Your Resilience, Fresh Steps, Time Management. Also covering Coaching Network and signpost to other university services. We will ask delegates for their thoughts on what they would like and how they might help each other within the School so this session will be interactive not just a briefing session. An information Q and A session will be included and participants are invited to suggest ideas for future events, perhaps on a team basis.
- Session 2: Building Your Resilience - Wednesday 29 November 2017 (Claire Jagger)
A bite size introduction and an opportunity to try a couple of techniques and share best practice. Resilience is your ability to bounce back from challenges. This session covers what is resilience, how resilient are you, techniques for improving your resilience, who is resilient to you and what makes them so and action plans for going forward
- Session 3: Relaxation and Mindfulness - Wednesday 17 January 2018 (Pauline Matturi -- postponed)
A relaxation session exploring relaxation techniques and abilities to cope and mindfulness techniques. Professor Mark Williams, former director of the Oxford Mindfulness Centre, says that mindfulness means knowing directly what is going on inside and outside ourselves, moment by moment.
- Session 4: Building a Healthy, Happy Team (for Team Managers) - Wednesday 07 March 2018 (Carolyn Kenney)
An interactive session using the best practice from Health and Safety Executive and the World Health Organisation, both of which have developed toolkits for managers enabling them to build productive teams who enjoy their work.
25 May 2017
Sir Nevill Mott Lecture 2017: New Topological States of Matter: Material Platforms for Novel Fermions
Presented By Professor Zahid Hasan, Princeton University and Berkeley National Laboratory
- Main lecture theatre (001), Loughborough University in London
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Although the event is free to attend booking is required. Click the booking link below.
Return transport from Loughborough University will be provided (internal staff and students take priority).
Refreshments will be provided on arrival and a drinks reception will be held after the lecture.
24 May 2017
Presented By Mathematics Education Centre
13 December 2017
Christmas Lecture 2017: Vikings in shades: navigating by skylight polarization by Mark Dennis (University of Bristol)
Presented By Professor Mark Dennis (University of Bristol)
- SCH0.01 Schofield Building
Free to attend.