Current Students and Staff

Coronavirus - Information for staff and students

1 July 2022

Loughborough’s Dr Longman smashes world record

A team featuring Loughborough University lecturer Dr Danny Longman has smashed the world record for rowing across the Black Sea.

1 July 2022

Ukraine could begin developing nuclear weapons as a deterrent to future Russian invasions

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy could begin building a nuclear arsenal or start buying nuclear weapons to increase his country’s defences against Vladimir Putin.

1 July 2022

NFL stars touchdown in Loughborough

A cast of stars from the NFL have descended on campus as the University and Loughborough College kick-started a new partnership with the American football giant.

30 June 2022

Loughborough students selected to compete at World Championships

Thirteen Loughborough past and present students have been selected to compete for Great Britain & Northern Ireland at the upcoming World Athletics Championships in Oregon, USA taking place between the 15th – 24th July.

30 June 2022

New nutritious breakfast and lunch options now available at Hollywell Fitness Centre

As part of Loughborough University's commitment to healthy eating, we are thrilled to announce the partnership with Loughborough-based healthy takeaway, The Green Bowl, which now has a pop-up store in the Hollywell Gym.

29 June 2022

Loughborough’s UNISON Branch Secretary wins seat to represent the East Midlands

Irvin Hendrickson, Control Room Operator for the University’s Security Team, has recently been elected to represent the East Midlands region on UNISON’s Higher Education Service Group Executive.

29 June 2022

Loughborough academics win prestigious award for technical paper

Professor George Havenith, Dr Simon Hodder and Professor Dennis Loveday were recognised for ‘Best Technical Paper’ by the American Society of Heating Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE).

29 June 2022

Tokyo Olympic medallist commits to Loughborough

Loughborough Swimming has strengthened its roster yet further with the arrival of USA Olympic silver medallist, Paige Madden.

28 June 2022

Region’s universities sign first-ever agreement to tackle local issues together

Universities and councils across Leicestershire have signed an historic agreement to work together to drive economic growth and tackle social challenges across the region.

28 June 2022

Loughborough-linked Women’s Hockey players set for Commonwealth Games

Loughborough-linked Women’s Hockey players are once again set for the global stage as the home nations have confirmed their squads for the Commonwealth Games.

28 June 2022

Staff support needed for upcoming University events

This summer, the University has a number of large-scale events due to take place on campus which require staff support from across the institution.

27 June 2022

New Code of Conduct for University staff

The University has introduced a new Employee Code of Conduct, which provides staff with guidelines on what is expected of them while they are acting in an official capacity on behalf of the University.

27 June 2022

Para Sport sculpture inspired by Loughborough athlete unveiled

A sculpture celebrating para athletes has been unveiled in Birmingham as part of the lead-up to the Commonwealth Games.

27 June 2022

Loughborough’s Creative and Print Services (CPS) take home three awards

The Association of Creative and Print Managers in Education (ACPME) recognised the work of CPS in three categories at their annual awards event earlier in the month.

27 June 2022

Planned maintenance: Campus computer labs unavailable – Wednesday 13 July

Due to essential maintenance on the campus network, all computers in labs across the Loughborough campus will be subject to constant disconnections and reboots between 8am-10am, Wednesday 13 July.

27 June 2022

Information for staff: Upcoming Undergraduate Open Days

On 1 and 2 July 2022, the University will be hosting its first set of summer Open Days for prospective undergraduate students.

24 June 2022

Next Fellowship Inaugural Lecture explores whether we are sitting on a health crisis

Dr Nicola Paine from the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences will explore the links between stress and the risk of heart disease, and how sedentary behaviour and physical activity may play an important role in this relationship in her inaugural lecture.

24 June 2022

Loughborough graduand designs humanitarian aid kit to help refugees

Product design student Sri Hollema has created Mat Zero, a rechargeable heated mat that can be used as a heating solution for refugees around the world.

24 June 2022

Loughborough Students’ Union wins Queen’s Platinum Jubilee award for supporting local community

Loughborough Students’ Union (LSU) Action has recently been recognised for its outstanding volunteering contributions to Loughborough and the surrounding villages of Charnwood.

23 June 2022

Online map shows Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay campus route

A new online map has been created to show the route the Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay will take when it comes to campus on Monday 11 July.

Female Participants 18-35 y/o Needed for LEaF Project (Linking Environment and F

Study objective: To investigate the effects of natural and urban environment on stress, physical, cognitive, and immune function.

Posted by Reen Norazian on Friday, 17 Jun 2022 at 15:26

Older adults with hearing loss required for 1-hour research session

Older adults with hearing loss required for 1-hour research session.

Posted by Chris McLeod on Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022 at 13:01

Loughborough University PhD Awards 2022 - Open for nominations

The Loughborough University PhD awards of 2022 are open for nominations until the 3rd of July 2022. There are awards for both for DRs and staffs, and both can nominate each other for awards.

Posted by Jaydeep Bhadra on Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022 at 10:53

Progressive Sports - Sports Bra Testing

Join Progressive Sports to test eight high-quality sports bras – and receive a £30 Amazon voucher as a thank you.

Posted by Paula Malins on Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022 at 9:53

Female participants using oral contraceptive pills needed for study

Female participants using oral contraceptive pills needed for beetroot juice study.

Posted by S.Rowland on Monday, 13 Jun 2022 at 11:48

WANTED: Sustainability Ambassadors

Become a paid Social Innovation Sustainability Ambassador and provide local businesses with a Sustainability Audit to help address ethical issues such as living wage, energy saving, and fair consumption.

Posted by Susan Boon on Wednesday, 8 Jun 2022 at 14:05

Please participate in our Sleep Quality survey

Are you interested in your sleep quality, live in the UK and over the age of 18? If so, take a read below: We would like to invite you to participate in a sleep quality survey which takes around 15-20 minutes to complete. The survey can be accessed by clicking on the link and should be completed by 30th June 2022.

Posted by Jaydeep Bhadra on Tuesday, 7 Jun 2022 at 14:28

Plastic Recycling Survey

Plastic Recycling Survey

Posted by Xiaomeng Sun on Monday, 30 May 2022 at 10:33

Call for participants post ACL reconstruction

Call for participants post ACL reconstruction

Posted by Tamara Valencic on Thursday, 26 May 2022 at 11:53

Call for participants with Type 1 Diabetes

Our wonderful Masters students in design need a few participants to talk to (online or in-person) for a group project they are doing with an industry partner.

Posted by Tracy Ross on Tuesday, 24 May 2022 at 17:13

Would you like to try a Fitbit wrist watch to monitor your physical activity?

Would you like to try a Fitbit wrist watch to monitor your physical activity?

Posted by Jonah Thomas on Wednesday, 29 Jun 2022 at 13:05

Brains, Brawn & Balls: A Health Intervention-workshop by UNISON for all staff

Loughborough University UNISON have an exciting online event coming up to support health and wellbeing and run by ManHealth. It would be great if you could make it, as it’s going to be an interesting and thought-provoking session open to anyone who may benefit personally in topics such as testicular and prostate health.

Posted by Collina Wicks on Wednesday, 22 Jun 2022 at 13:16

August Contact Centre – Volunteers needed

Do you want an opportunity to do something different, while playing a key part in the start of many students’ Loughborough journey?

Posted by Joanna Hayes on Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022 at 15:37

Older adults with hearing loss required for 1-hour research session

Older adults with hearing loss required for 1-hour research session.

Posted by Chris McLeod on Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022 at 13:01

Loughborough University PhD Awards 2022 - Open for nominations

The Loughborough University PhD awards of 2022 are open for nominations until the 3rd of July 2022. There are awards for both for DRs and staffs, and both can nominate each other for awards.

Posted by Jaydeep Bhadra on Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022 at 10:53

Progressive Sports - Sports Bra Testing

Join Progressive Sports to test eight high-quality sports bras – and receive a £30 Amazon voucher as a thank you.

Posted by Paula Malins on Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022 at 9:53

Female participants using oral contraceptive pills needed for study

Female participants using oral contraceptive pills needed for beetroot juice study.

Posted by S.Rowland on Monday, 13 Jun 2022 at 11:48

Message from retired staff member Jon Walker about leaving for Yorkshire

Message from retired staff member Jon Walker about leaving for Yorkshire

Posted by Alison Barlow on Tuesday, 7 Jun 2022 at 15:30

Please participate in our Sleep Quality survey

Are you interested in your sleep quality, live in the UK and over the age of 18? If so, take a read below: We would like to invite you to participate in a sleep quality survey which takes around 15-20 minutes to complete. The survey can be accessed by clicking on the link and should be completed by 30th June 2022.

Posted by Jaydeep Bhadra on Tuesday, 7 Jun 2022 at 14:28

Attainment raising activities with schools and colleges

If you work with primary schools, secondary schools or post-16 schools or colleges on activities that contribute to improved learning and raising attainment for pupils please tell us!

Posted by Mandy Crow on Wednesday, 18 May 2022 at 16:31