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VC Reflections on Success

As the University approaches the end of the academic year, we also mark the end of a successful chapter and begin preparing for the next, with a new strategy and leadership to take us forwards.

30 July 2021

#LboroGrad welcomes thousands to campus

Graduation ceremonies for 2020 and 2021 graduates took place on the Loughborough campus from 19-30 July. More than 40 ceremonies were held across the two weeks, which welcomed thousands of graduates and guests to celebrate this special occasion.

30 July 2021

Loughborough family congratulates new graduates

Graduation ceremonies for 2020 and 2021 Loughborough graduates have been taking place on the Loughborough University campus since 19 July.

28 July 2021

Share a message with Loughborough graduates this summer

Graduation ceremonies for 2020 and 2021 Loughborough graduates are taking place from 19-30 July 2021 on the Loughborough University campus.

16 July 2021

Currency exchange platform secures Alumnus Benjamin top Innovation award

When Benjamin Ndubuisi came to Loughborough from Nigeria, he soon found that it was difficult to transfer money quickly and securely to the UK, here he tells us how he solved this problem.

15 July 2021

Passion for Innovation at the heart of Martin Gossling’s career

Martin’s passion is for developing products that help society and his work currently focuses on medical devices that support the work of clinicians.

15 July 2021

Alumnus releases autobiography to mark his seventieth birthday

Victor Adebayo Oke has released a book, ‘Seventy Steps Upon Mount Grace’, that looks back on his journey from Ikere-Ekiti (Nigeria) to Loughborough, and his 37-year career in engineering.

9 July 2021

Alumni release new book to support Cancer Charity

Hannah Moorcroft-Jones and Emma Haynes have written a book, “I wish Mummy could…” in aid of a cancer support charity, the Hummingbird Centre.

2 July 2021

Alumni organise memorial 5-a-side football tournament

Loughborough Football Alumni arranged a sporting charity event which took place on 22 May 2021 on the University campus.

28 June 2021

Nominations now open for the Alumni Advisory Board

As a member of the Loughborough University Alumni community, you are invited to nominate yourself to become a member of the Alumni Advisory Board (AAB).

28 June 2021

Alumnus helps tell time across the world

In his retirement, alumnus Tony Moss has designed and built over 190 sundials for locations from Vancouver Island to Hong Kong. In this article he tells us all about his most recent piece, a gift to his hometown of Bedlington, Northumbria.

25 June 2021

Alumni and senior University staff honoured by Queen in Birthday list

Five alumni have been recognised by Her Majesty the Queen in the 2021 Birthday Honours list.

18 June 2021

Nominations opening soon for the Alumni Advisory Board

Members of the Loughborough University Alumni community are invited to apply for a position on the Alumni Advisory Board (AAB).

18 June 2021

Large Loughborough cohort selected for Team GB Olympic hockey squads

The University will once again be well represented in Team GB’s hockey squads for this summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.

18 June 2021

English graduate Seth Burkett on his latest book and football in Sri Lanka

Author Seth Burkett tells us about his latest book: Titans of the Teardrop Isle, and about his experience of playing professional football in Sri Lanka.

17 June 2021

Ross' Innovation Ready to Rescue

Rescue jet boards have saved lives around the world, reaching people faster than a boat could launch. Founded by alumnus Ross Kemp, ASAP Water Crafts design, develop and manufacture electric-powered personal jet boards.

11 June 2021

Murray Chapman - Civil Engineering Innovations

Murray Chapman has been involved with many innovative pieces of work throughout his career, which has spanned almost five decades Here you can read about four innovative approaches to engineering which Murray was involved in.

11 June 2021

Queuing a thing of the past for FanGo users

Alumnus Greg Usher teamed up with best friend Joe Gateshill to create a solution to queueing at events.

11 June 2021

mOm Incubators: Innovating in the world of healthcare

Founded by alumnus James Roberts following the completion of his studies at Loughborough in 2014, mOm is a MedTech start-up on a mission to accelerate access to high-quality healthcare.

11 June 2021

Setting up in a time of high unemployment (1980s)

In the late 1980s and early 90s, alumnus Saf Asghar was working in Germany. He led on the set-up of a Design Centre for Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) in Dresden.

10 June 2021

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