Current Students and Staff

Coronavirus - Information for staff and students

29 May 2020

Turner Prize bursaries could signal a turn toward a more cooperative art world

The chair of the Turner Prize jury, Alex Farquharson, surprised the art world when he announced that the 2020 prize will be replaced by ten bursaries of £10,000 each.

29 May 2020

Loughborough Sport’s support network proves vital for athletes during lockdown

Behind every great athlete is a strong support network, helping individuals and teams achieve their goals.

29 May 2020

Marketing and Advancement internships: Q&A with Mia Schroder

Applications for the University’s Marketing and Advancement internship scheme are open until 28 June 2020.

28 May 2020

Experts in Sport: How can dietary nitrates improve elite level athlete performance?

This week’s ‘Experts in Sport’ podcast focuses on how dietary nitrates – found mainly in vegetables, such as beetroot, lettuce, spinach, and radishes – can maximise performance in elite-level athletes.

28 May 2020

Loughborough University staff are using their skills and expertise to help with the fight against COVID-19

Staff, students and the wider Loughborough University community have been working hard to help protect and assist those fighting the coronavirus pandemic head-on.

27 May 2020

Loughborough experts contribute to parliamentary COVID-19 impact study

A total of 23 Loughborough academics contributed to a parliamentary survey to understand concerns about the impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak both now and in the future.

27 May 2020

Purchase of PPE

Information on the purchase of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

27 May 2020

Academic staff: Give your views on remote teaching delivery

Throughout this period of lockdown, we have adapted significantly to new ways of working, including a shift towards remote teaching delivery.

26 May 2020

Now is the time to look at the person behind the athlete – Sam Ruddock

The Covid-19 outbreak has understandably weighed heavily on the minds of elite athletes across the globe as major events have been wiped from the sporting calendar at pace.

22 May 2020

Student phishing attack

We have become aware that some University email accounts were subject to a phishing attack earlier today (22 May).

22 May 2020

Union-Management Task and Finish Groups

During the UCU Industrial Action earlier this year, three non-pay related issues were raised nationally – the gender pay gap, academic workload and casual working contracts.

22 May 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week: The support services available to you

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, an annual campaign run by the Mental Health Foundation which recognises the importance of a mentally healthy society for all.

22 May 2020

Key workers and vulnerable people struggled to buy basic goods when restrictions and panic buying hit supermarkets – new survey

People have shared their experiences of supermarket shopping following the recent phase of panic-buying and subsequent restrictions, with many reporting problems buying basic goods.

21 May 2020

Being part of positive groups boosts resilience amongst RAF personnel, study finds

Researchers from Loughborough University have been working with the Royal Air Force to examine what social factors have a positive impact on the resilience of its personnel.

21 May 2020

Global warming now pushing heat into territory humans cannot tolerate

The explosive growth and success of human society over the past 10,000 years has been underpinned by a distinct range of climate conditions.

20 May 2020

Technicians: New survey opens to gather information on the impact of COVID-19 on technicians in Higher Education

The Technician Commitment, in partnership with the Science Council, Institute of Physics, Royal Society of Chemistry, Royal Society of Biology, Wellcome and the Research England funded TALENT programme are undertaking a survey to understand more fully the impact of COVID-19 on the technical community in higher education and research.

20 May 2020

Survey launched in a bid to understand how coronavirus restrictions affect osteoarthritis risk in over 60s

Researchers at Loughborough University are investigating how changes in physical activity that are a result of the global health pandemic are related to osteoarthritis development and symptoms.

20 May 2020

Fears coronavirus lockdown will increase child poverty in UK as latest figures show rise of almost a fifth in the last four years

New research shows that child poverty in the UK has increased by 2.8% in the last four years, but experts fear the figure will grow due to the impact of coronavirus.

19 May 2020

Loughborough University to provide expertise as part of a £5.8m EPSRC research grant focusing on laser imaging of turbine engine combustion species

The National Centre for Combustion and Aerothermal Technology (NCCAT) at Loughborough University is part of a collaborative project that has recently been awarded £5.8million by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

19 May 2020

Staff: The wellbeing at home survey is open

Over the past few weeks and months, we have all had to adapt to new ways of remote working and this period of lockdown presents different challenges for all of us.

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF WORKS

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF WORKS - TUESDAY 26TH MAY-MONDAY 7th SEPTEMBER 2020 - SIR RICHARD MORRIS -ROOF WORK

Posted by FM Helpdesk on Friday, 22 May 2020 at 15:11

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF CAMPUS ROAD CLOSURE

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF CAMPUS ROAD CLOSURE - TUESDAY 26TH MAY-MONDAY 1ST JUNE 2020 - UNIVERSITY ROAD, EAST SECURITY GATEHOUSE AREA EXIT ROAD

Posted by FM Help on Friday, 22 May 2020 at 13:51

Estates and Facilities Management Notice of Works

Advance Notice of Road-works between May and July 2020 - Epinal Way - East Gatehouse

Posted by Spencer Aryeetey on Tuesday, 12 May 2020 at 16:55

Estates and Facilities Management Notice of Works

Margaret Keay Road Closure from Graham Oldham Building to Estates and Facilities Management/Geography Monday 18 May until Wednesday 20 May 2020

Posted by Steven Leatherby on Tuesday, 12 May 2020 at 16:11

Downtime - Student Self-Service and Mitigating Circumstances

Downtime - Student Self-Service and Mitigating Circumstances

Posted by Jenny Michael on Thursday, 7 May 2020 at 15:11

High Voltage Transformer Oil Replacement Substation 17 Hazlerigg/Rutland

High Voltage Transformer Oil Replacement Substation 17 Hazlerigg/Rutland Monday 18th May 2020

Posted by Facilities Management on Monday, 4 May 2020 at 16:20

INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN A STUDY ON DIGITAL MEDIA USE AND EATING DISORDERS

INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN A STUDY ON DIGITAL MEDIA USE AND EATING DISORDERS

Posted by Paula Saukko on Monday, 4 May 2020 at 12:14

Reduced bus service

Due to Covid-19 we are now operating an out of term time service indefinitely.

Posted by Elliott Brown on Monday, 23 Mar 2020 at 11:16

Participants needed for online survey

Recruiting adults (18+) for or an online survey (should take a maximum of 10 minutes).

Posted by Esther Areola on Wednesday, 11 Mar 2020 at 9:29

Take part in Neurodiversity Week!

Show your support for neurodiversity by filming a short clip of yourself.

Posted by Claire Tidmarsh-Brown on Tuesday, 10 Mar 2020 at 13:36

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF WORKS

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF WORKS - TUESDAY 26TH MAY-MONDAY 7th SEPTEMBER 2020 - SIR RICHARD MORRIS -ROOF WORK

Posted by FM Helpdesk on Friday, 22 May 2020 at 15:11

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF CAMPUS ROAD CLOSURE

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT NOTICE OF CAMPUS ROAD CLOSURE - TUESDAY 26TH MAY-MONDAY 1ST JUNE 2020 - UNIVERSITY ROAD, EAST SECURITY GATEHOUSE AREA EXIT ROAD

Posted by FM Help on Friday, 22 May 2020 at 13:51

Estates and Facilities Management Notice of Works

Advance Notice of Road-works between May and July 2020 - Epinal Way - East Gatehouse

Posted by Spencer Aryeetey on Tuesday, 12 May 2020 at 16:55

Estates and Facilities Management Notice of Works

Margaret Keay Road Closure from Graham Oldham Building to Estates and Facilities Management/Geography Monday 18 May until Wednesday 20 May 2020

Posted by Steven Leatherby on Tuesday, 12 May 2020 at 16:11

Downtime - Student Self-Service and Mitigating Circumstances

Downtime - Student Self-Service and Mitigating Circumstances

Posted by Jenny Michael on Thursday, 7 May 2020 at 15:11

High Voltage Transformer Oil Replacement Substation 17 Hazlerigg/Rutland

High Voltage Transformer Oil Replacement Substation 17 Hazlerigg/Rutland Monday 18th May 2020

Posted by Facilities Management on Monday, 4 May 2020 at 16:20

INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN A STUDY ON DIGITAL MEDIA USE AND EATING DISORDERS

INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN A STUDY ON DIGITAL MEDIA USE AND EATING DISORDERS

Posted by Paula Saukko on Monday, 4 May 2020 at 12:14

IT drop-in sessions:Setting up for working from home

IT Services will be hosting a number of drop-in sessions

Posted by IT Services on Thursday, 12 Mar 2020 at 12:49

IT Services host upcoming sessions to assist staff with working from home

IT Services will be hosting a number of sessions to assist staff with preparations to work from home.

Posted by IT Services on Thursday, 12 Mar 2020 at 10:41

Archibus Unavailable Tuesday 18th Feb 12 - 2pm

Archibus will be unavailable on Tuesday 18th February 2020 between 12pm and 2pm

Posted by Mel Linder on Thursday, 13 Feb 2020 at 16:10