Current Students and Staff

30 September 2022

Food labelling should show how much physical activity is needed to burn off the calories, not only the number of calories

New research from Loughborough University shows that food labelling that includes the amount of physical activity needed to burn off the calories contained within it would be easier to understand than existing traffic light labelling, and would be more likely to help consumers to avoid high calorie foods.

30 September 2022

How nurturing refugee businesses can help with integration

A global surge in the number of people being housed in temporary refugee camps means new opportunities need to be created to allow those communities to integrate into their host countries.

30 September 2022

Ace coach Phillips joins LUNTA

Loughborough University National Tennis Academy (LUNTA) has appointed Morgan Phillips as its new Academy Coach.

30 September 2022

Let’s Talk Loughborough is back for Season 2

The University’s staff and student podcast returns for its first episode of the new season with an interview from LSU President Harry Hughes-Slattery.

30 September 2022

What it takes to reach the top: Breaking the glass ceiling in the Indian Army

Lieutenant General (Dr) Madhuri Kanitkar will be holding a talk on Wednesday 12 October 3pm-4pm in Room S2.031, S Building.

29 September 2022

Record number of Opportunity Scholarships awarded for new academic year

As the new academic year gets underway at the University, our biggest-ever cohort of 53 Opportunity Scholars begin their studies with us, supported by philanthropic donations.

29 September 2022

Loughborough University marks Black History Month

The University and Loughborough Students’ Union are celebrating Black History Month throughout October with a range of events and initiatives.

29 September 2022

Winners of the first Vice-Chancellor’s Awards announced

An awards ceremony held on campus welcomed all shortlisted nominees for a night to celebrate the achievements of Loughborough University staff. Nominations were received from all Schools and Professional Services.

29 September 2022

Reducing energy use on the campuses

The climate emergency is one of the most pressing issues facing us today and ‘Climate Change and Net Zero’ is one of the three institutional themes within our University strategy.

28 September 2022

Fusion of research and innovation sees Loughborough excel in latest Knowledge Exchange Framework

Loughborough University’s success in working with business and commercialising its research has been underlined in the second iteration of the Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF).

28 September 2022

Hospice licenses training resources developed by Loughborough academics that teach healthcare workers how to engage people in end-of-life talk

Communication training resources that teach healthcare and social care practitioners how to engage people in end-of-life talk will help even more patients and their family members, thanks to a new licensing deal.

28 September 2022

Reminder: Home testing kits available

Lateral flow test kits are available for staff to collect from the Wavy Top building on campus on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11am or 2pm.

27 September 2022

Loughborough team appointed to shape Kosovo’s national sport act

A team from Loughborough University has been appointed by the Kosovo government to draft the country’s new national sports act.

27 September 2022

Loughborough University student becomes charity ambassador to educate young men about the dangers of testicular cancer

Tom Smith will be combining his studies with an ambassador role for The OddBalls Foundation.

27 September 2022

Leadership opportunity for technicians

A programme for women in leadership designed to tackle EDI challenges and the workforce imbalance in higher education and research is returning for a second cohort next year.

27 September 2022

Join the Sustainability Team for a coffee and a chat at their new monthly drop-in sessions

This new initiative, run by the University’s Sustainability Team, gives students and staff an opportunity to bring forward ideas, desires, and questions related to sustainability.

26 September 2022

Information about extra-curricular classes offered by the Language Centre

The Language Centre’s evening classes are currently paused for redevelopment. However, in the meantime, their Japanese 1 and 2 courses for University staff and students will be running.

26 September 2022

Launch of new IT Services website

IT Services have launched their new website, designed to enhance the end users’ experience.

26 September 2022

School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering announce new Visiting Professors

The School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering (ABCE) is delighted to announce that Pete Skipworth and Gary Shuckford will be joining as Visiting Professors.

26 September 2022

Unrest in Leicester: Support for staff and students

We know that some members of our staff and student community may be feeling worried, upset and fearful about the recent unrest in Leicester. If you are finding the situation difficult to deal with, the University is here to help.

Royal Mail Industrial Action - Service Disruption

Royal Mail Industrial Action - Service Disruption

Posted by Print, Post and Logistics on Thursday, 29 Sep 2022 at 15:11

Positive Thinking - Wed 28th Sept, 1.15pm-2.15pm, J rooms, Chaplainy EHB

Led by our Chaplain Natalie Steel you will learn tools to develop positive self awareness and how to bring positivity into everyday life with it's challenges.

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Tuesday, 27 Sep 2022 at 14:28

IT Services - Freshers' week support

IT Services - Freshers' week support

Posted by IT Services on Monday, 26 Sep 2022 at 16:34

International Student Induction & Welcome

International Student Induction and Welcome Undergraduates (including Exchange, China Partnerships Students) Monday 3 October from 6pm Postgraduates Tuesday 4 October from 6pm 6pm Induction presentation (James France Lecture Theatre CC0.11) 7.15pm Buffet reception (James France Exhibition Area)

Posted by Kusum Mistry - International Office on Tuesday, 20 Sep 2022 at 14:51

Electric Vehicle Charging on Open Days

Electric Vehicle Charging on Open Days

Posted by Elliott Brown on Tuesday, 20 Sep 2022 at 9:24

Closure Notice: Print, Post and Logistic Services

Closure Notice: Print, Post and Logistic Services - 9am to 11am on Thursday 15th September 2022

Posted by Print, Post & Logistic Services on Monday, 12 Sep 2022 at 16:53

Loughborough University’s Health and Safety Incident Reporting Upgrade

Loughborough University’s Health and Safety Incident Reporting Upgrade

Posted by Health & Safety on Friday, 9 Sep 2022 at 11:54

PARKING & ACCESS DISRUPTION - HOLYWELL GYM/STADIUM - 11th September

PARKING & ACCESS DISRUPTION - HOLYWELL GYM/STADIUM - 11th September

Posted by Ryan Stevens on Tuesday, 6 Sep 2022 at 16:31

Recreational Sport September Active Series

Recreational Sport September Active Series - get fit for free using the Claudia Parsons Active Zone

Posted by Alexander Themis on Monday, 5 Sep 2022 at 15:08

Call for participants with a reconstructed ACL

Call for participants with a reconstructed ACL

Posted by Tamara Valencic on Monday, 5 Sep 2022 at 11:25

Royal Mail Industrial Action - Service Disruption

Royal Mail Industrial Action - Service Disruption

Posted by Print, Post and Logistics on Thursday, 29 Sep 2022 at 15:11

2 Staff Members Newly Elected to University Council

We are pleased to announce two staff members have been newly elected to Council, with terms effective from 01 August 2022 until 31 July 2025.

Posted by Luke Vulpiani on Thursday, 29 Sep 2022 at 9:15

Positive Thinking - Wed 28th Sept, 1.15pm-2.15pm, J rooms, Chaplainy EHB

Led by our Chaplain Natalie Steel you will learn tools to develop positive self awareness and how to bring positivity into everyday life with it's challenges.

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Tuesday, 27 Sep 2022 at 14:28

International Student Induction & Welcome

International Student Induction and Welcome Undergraduates (including Exchange, China Partnerships Students) Monday 3 October from 6pm Postgraduates Tuesday 4 October from 6pm 6pm Induction presentation (James France Lecture Theatre CC0.11) 7.15pm Buffet reception (James France Exhibition Area)

Posted by Kusum Mistry - International Office on Tuesday, 20 Sep 2022 at 14:51

Electric Vehicle Charging on Open Days

Electric Vehicle Charging on Open Days

Posted by Elliott Brown on Tuesday, 20 Sep 2022 at 9:24

Changes to accessing your University OneDrive account

Changes to accessing your University OneDrive account

Posted by IT Services on Thursday, 15 Sep 2022 at 16:57

Clerk to Governors Required

Clerk to Governors Required

Posted by Rob Seager on Wednesday, 14 Sep 2022 at 9:52

Closure Notice: Print, Post and Logistic Services

Closure Notice: Print, Post and Logistic Services - 9am to 11am on Thursday 15th September 2022

Posted by Print, Post & Logistic Services on Monday, 12 Sep 2022 at 16:53

Loughborough University’s Health and Safety Incident Reporting Upgrade

Loughborough University’s Health and Safety Incident Reporting Upgrade

Posted by Health & Safety on Friday, 9 Sep 2022 at 11:54

PARKING & ACCESS DISRUPTION - HOLYWELL GYM/STADIUM - 11th September

PARKING & ACCESS DISRUPTION - HOLYWELL GYM/STADIUM - 11th September

Posted by Ryan Stevens on Tuesday, 6 Sep 2022 at 16:31