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Alumnus and Athletics coaching guru wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Malcolm Arnold OBE was recently awarded the prestigious IOC (International Olympic Committee) Coaches Lifetime Achievement Award, in recognition of his outstanding work with athletes throughout his career.

22 January 2020

Entrepreneurial alumna wins mentoring session with former ‘Dragon’

Anna Page, founder of change of address service SlothMove, won British Business Bank’s annual Small Business Advice Week mentoring competition. Part of the prize was a mentoring session with Piers Linney, former Dragons’ Den investor.

17 January 2020

Alumnus returns to campus for Q&A with students

Andy Hodge returned to campus this week to take part in a Q&A session with students, discussing his role as UK Managing Partner of Tax at Deloitte (2011-2016), with tips on how to build a successful career.

16 January 2020

Alumna appointed new country director of WaterAid

Hasin Jahan has been appointed as Bangladesh’s new country director of international charity WaterAid, who aim to improve access to safe water and sanitation.

15 January 2020

Alumnus named in Agency Reporter’s India 40 under 40

Aman Dhall has been named as one of India’s ‘40 Most Disruptive Minds’ in the Agency Reporter 40 under 40 list, identifying excellence in the fields of marketing, advertising, public relations and media.

14 January 2020

Alumni called up to British Cycling squad

Alumni Sam Ruddock and Crystal Lane-Wright have both been named as part of the 23-strong British Cycling squad which will contest the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships in Milton, Canada.

13 January 2020

Alumna writes second book based in Loughborough

Lynne Dyer has released a new book, ‘Secret Loughborough’, based on the hidden history of Loughborough to follow her first book ‘Loughborough in 50 Buildings’.

10 January 2020

Honourable start to the decade for alumni named in Queen’s New Year list

Eight alumni and Honorary Graduates have been named in the 2020 Queen’s New Year’s Honours list for services to sports, education, safety and research.

3 January 2020

Renowned engineer and dedicated students celebrated during graduation ceremonies

Loughborough University celebrated the achievements of hundreds of students yesterday (Monday) during its graduation ceremonies and awarded an honorary degree to a renowned engineer.

17 December 2019

BBC Sports Personality Lifetime Achievement award for Baroness Grey-Thompson

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson DBE won the Lifetime Achievement award on 15 December at the 2019 BBC Sports Personality of the Year (SPOTY).

16 December 2019

Loughborough University London celebrates fourth graduation ceremony

Loughborough University London celebrated its fourth graduation yesterday (Wednesday 11 December), honouring the achievements of the class of 2019 and celebrating one of the most powerful figures in British sport.

12 December 2019

Alumna makes documentary on Andy Murray

Olivia Cappuccini has created documentary film ‘Andy Murray: Resurfacing’, based on the ups and downs of Andy’s training process.

11 December 2019

Alumna publishes book on trauma reporting

Jo Healey has recently published ‘Trauma Reporting: A Journalist’s Guide to Covering Sensitive Stories’ (Routledge). The book offers good practice for reporters, sharing insight from news correspondents and their interviewees.

11 December 2019

Alumnus launches Sports Travel business

Paul Bonnington has recently launched his own Sports Travel venture, Serve and Volley Travel, taking people to some of the world’s best locations for elite tennis coaching.

10 December 2019

#LboroPostcards received from around the world

Over the last couple of weeks, we asked you to share your location with us through a #LboroPostcard to find out where our alumni are in the world.

9 December 2019

Kicking guru Alred leads search for next generation of talent

The search to find the next generation of rugby kicking talent in Great Britain and Ireland will begin at Loughborough University on April 9th, 2020.

4 December 2019

Seven sporting stars inducted into the Loughborough Hall of Fame

Seven of Loughborough’s sportspeople are the latest to be honoured with induction to the University’s sporting Hall of Fame alongside three SSEHS Distinguished Alumni Award recipients.

2 December 2019

West End actress and musician Emma Hatton shares her wicked career journey

Alumna Emma Hatton visited campus on Thursday 28 November to share insights into her career on the stage with students and staff.

29 November 2019

Launch your business with the Studio

The Studio is currently accepting applications from finalists who want to launch their own businesses when they graduate – and for alumni no more than five years since graduating.

29 November 2019

Nominations open for the Loughborough Sport Hall of Fame 2020

The Loughborough Sport Hall of Fame seeks to recognise and celebrate Loughborough's elite performers, coaches and leaders.

29 November 2019

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