Current Students and Staff

25 November 2022

Staff members invited to celebrate the festive season in style at upcoming Christmas in the Woodland event

As the countdown to Christmas continues, the University is excited to be hosting an event next month that is sure to make you feel more festive than ever

25 November 2022

University community invited to donate unwanted goods to those who need it most this Christmas

Next month, the University will be working alongside local partners to initiate a community donation drive.

25 November 2022

Lightning Wheelchair Basketball announce fixtures for 2023 season

Loughborough Lightning Wheelchair Basketball will open their 2023 campaign at home on the 29th January as they host Worcester Wolves in the Women’s Premier League.

25 November 2022

Reminder: Don’t forget to have your say in the Staff Experience Survey

Next week is your last chance to take part in the Staff Experience Survey, which closes at 5pm, Friday 2 December.

24 November 2022

The best fiction of 2022: death and life in Cormac McCarthy’s The Passenger

In his book On Late Style, published posthumously in 2006, the Palestinian American critic Edward Said identifies a striking characteristic of some writers as they near the end of their lives.

24 November 2022

Your chance to win a pair of tickets to watch Nottingham Forest FC v Stoke City FC

Loughborough Sport has an exciting opportunity for staff members on Grades 1-5 to watch a Premier League team in action at the Loughborough University Stadium.

24 November 2022

Sickness absence

This is a reminder to all staff that there is no expectation to come to work or to work remotely if they are ill.

24 November 2022

Get in the festive spirit with Loughborough University Choir’s Christmas Concert

Loughborough University Choir will be bringing Dickens’ classic tale to life with a musical adaptation of ‘A Christmas Carol’.

24 November 2022

Adobe applications for staff: Systems unavailable 28-29 November

IT Services will be applying changes to the Adobe licences for staff. These changes will resolve some access issues that a number of colleagues have experienced in recent months, as well as ensuring we can provide access to everyone who needs it.

24 November 2022

Current Loughborough student shares her Thanksgiving traditions

Happy Thanksgiving! For many people, Thanksgiving is a special time of year to meet with family and friends, take time off, and celebrate the good things in life!

23 November 2022

Get involved in the Personal Brand Hackathon

The Student Success Academy is hosting a Personal Brand Hackathon for students on Saturday 3 December, 9am-4pm at West Park Teaching Hub.

23 November 2022

Doctoral Researcher receives Faculty for the Future Fellowship Award

Doctoral researcher Joyce Chivunga from Loughborough’s Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology (CREST) is one of 37 new Faculty for the Future Fellows, awarded by the Schlumberger Foundation.

23 November 2022

Message from Professor Charlotte Croffie, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

With the 2022 Men’s Football World Cup now underway, Loughborough University wants to reaffirm that it stands shoulder to shoulder with the diverse communities on its campuses and around the world in promoting equitable practice and calling for better outcomes for LGBT+ people, migrants and women in Qatar.

22 November 2022

Loughborough University London researcher launches new book

Loughborough University London researcher, Professor Aaron Smith, has authored a new book revealing why fans love thinking about sport, making the case that while fans are the heart and soul of football, it’s their minds that deliver both.

22 November 2022

Students: Are you interested in an international study exchange?

If you answered ‘yes’, then you’ll be pleased to know that the application process to undertake an international study exchange for the next academic year (2023/24) is now open.

22 November 2022

Students: Don’t forget to register to vote

By registering, you can ensure you’re eligible to take part in elections or referendums.

22 November 2022

Let’s Talk Loughborough talks about disability, health and wellbeing for Disability History Month

In the latest episode, Let’s Talk Loughborough welcomes Spencer Graydon, Chief Executive of Imago Venues and Erin Johnston, Disability Officer from LSU, to celebrate and discuss Disability History Month.

22 November 2022

How the University can support men’s health

There are a number of support services available to you if you are concerned about your physical or mental health.

21 November 2022

Meet the employers: Talent Match opportunities now available for Finalists

The Talent Match Finalists programme is now live, and to celebrate, the Careers Network will be holding an event on campus giving students the opportunity to meet potential employers offering internships.

21 November 2022

Human vision / computer vision – making sense of art

Loughborough University is hosting an international symposium - Human Vision / Computer Vision: Making Sense of Art - on 24–25 November.

Royal Mail Strikes

Royal Mail Strikes

Posted by Print, Post & Logistic Services on Thursday, 24 Nov 2022 at 9:08

Royal Mail Strikes

This strike action is planned for Thursday 24, Friday 25 and Wednesday 30 November and Thursday 1 December 2022.

Posted by Print, Post and Logistic Services on Monday, 21 Nov 2022 at 12:35

Positive Thinking - discover ways to develop a new approach to challenges

Positive Thinking - discover ways to develop a new approach to challenges in our lives. Join us on Wednesday 23rd November. Drop in anytime between 1.15pm and 2.15pm, Chaplaincy, 1stf floor, EHB.

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 at 14:38

Switch Off Fortnight

It's Switch Off Fortnight!

Posted by on Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 at 14:32

Events to mark LGBT+ in STEM Week (14th-18th November)

Schools across the University, in collaboration with the LGBT+ Staff Network, have organised a series of events to mark LGBT+ in STEM week (14th - 18th November). These are open to all, free to attend, with no booking required.

Posted by Matt Youngs on Monday, 14 Nov 2022 at 12:56

Operation Elf 2022- Volunteer Opportunity

This festive season, are you able to spare just a few hours to support the British Heart Foundation? At this very busy time of year, there's lots to be done in our shops and stores and as our volunteer numbers are still lower than pre-pandemic, we could really do with an extra pair of elfing hands! Not only will it be a great way to learn new skills, try something new, and meet our amazing staff and volunteers, but you’ll also be supporting our lifesaving research.

Posted by Rhiannon Brown on Friday, 11 Nov 2022 at 11:44

Service of Communion - Wednesday 16th November, 1.15pm, Chapel

Service of Communion - Wednesday 16th November, 1.15pm, Chapel

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Wednesday, 9 Nov 2022 at 14:54

2022 Postgraduate Degree Showcase - NOW LIVE

The 2022 Postgraduate Digital Showcase is now live - Bringing together diverse approaches to creative innovation.

Posted by Carrie Blake on Tuesday, 8 Nov 2022 at 16:02

Participants needed for a working memory study

We are investigating how working memory is involved in processing numbers. We are looking for participants over the age of 18, who have normal (or corrected to normal) vision and hearing and speak English as their first language.

Posted by Natasha Guy on Wednesday, 2 Nov 2022 at 9:34

FREE Foundation Maths Group Revision Sessions on MS Teams - BOOK NOW!

Session 1 - Wednesday, 2nd November at 3pm - covering algebra, proportionality and inequalities Session 2 - Monday, 7th November at 4pm - covering logarithms, straight lines, radians and functions

Posted by Lisa Harris on Tuesday, 1 Nov 2022 at 12:32

Royal Mail Strikes

Royal Mail Strikes

Posted by Print, Post & Logistic Services on Thursday, 24 Nov 2022 at 9:08

Update to Remploy Access to Work Mental Health Support

Update to Remploy Access to Work Mental Health Support

Posted by Chris Burton on Tuesday, 22 Nov 2022 at 9:12

Royal Mail Strikes

This strike action is planned for Thursday 24, Friday 25 and Wednesday 30 November and Thursday 1 December 2022.

Posted by Print, Post and Logistic Services on Monday, 21 Nov 2022 at 12:35

AdNet Event for all Administrative Services Colleagues

Organisational Development are hosting a series of events for Administrative Services colleagues, from Monday 5th – Thursday 8th December 2022!

Posted by Kate Mugglestone on Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 at 15:41

Positive Thinking - discover ways to develop a new approach to challenges

Positive Thinking - discover ways to develop a new approach to challenges in our lives. Join us on Wednesday 23rd November. Drop in anytime between 1.15pm and 2.15pm, Chaplaincy, 1stf floor, EHB.

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 at 14:38

Campus Printing - movement of printers

All colleagues are reminded that the new Campus Printers, identified by the grey, yellow and white label on them, can only be moved by request through print@lboro.ac.uk

Posted by Print, Post & Logistic Services on Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022 at 14:37

Events to mark LGBT+ in STEM Week (14th-18th November)

Schools across the University, in collaboration with the LGBT+ Staff Network, have organised a series of events to mark LGBT+ in STEM week (14th - 18th November). These are open to all, free to attend, with no booking required.

Posted by Matt Youngs on Monday, 14 Nov 2022 at 12:56

Operation Elf 2022- Volunteer Opportunity

This festive season, are you able to spare just a few hours to support the British Heart Foundation? At this very busy time of year, there's lots to be done in our shops and stores and as our volunteer numbers are still lower than pre-pandemic, we could really do with an extra pair of elfing hands! Not only will it be a great way to learn new skills, try something new, and meet our amazing staff and volunteers, but you’ll also be supporting our lifesaving research.

Posted by Rhiannon Brown on Friday, 11 Nov 2022 at 11:44

UNISON celebration event - 25 November 2022!

The UNISON Loughborough Branch Committee invites you to kick off the festive period by joining us for a celebration event at Burleigh Court Hotel!

Posted by Irvin Hendrickson on Thursday, 10 Nov 2022 at 17:05

Internal Call: NERC funding to support Discipline Hopping

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) have awarded Loughborough University £100,000 to support academics and researchers to build expertise and agility to work across disciplinary boundaries for Discovery Science towards environmental solutions.

Posted by Alan Kirk on Thursday, 10 Nov 2022 at 14:25