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Coronavirus - Information for staff and students

5 August 2021

Doctoral College thanks students for sharing feedback in recent survey

The Postgraduate Research Experience Survey (PRES) is a national survey conducted by institutions across the UK, which Loughborough conducts bi-annually.

5 August 2021

Intelligent Energy Charitable Trust offers £100,000 to support local community initiatives

Do you know an organisation or cause based in Charnwood that could benefit from funding?

5 August 2021

Students: Enter your dissertation or research project in the ASHRAE Student Competition

The ASHRAE UK Midlands Chapter is calling for students from all degree levels with a dissertation project or current research on areas including zero carbon, renewable energy and sustainability to enter their competition.

5 August 2021

Loughborough academics contribute to the Ten Point Plan for Green Growth in the Midlands Engine

Loughborough academics played a key role in preparing a plan that aims to accelerate the Midlands and the UK’s path to net zero.

4 August 2021

New project to record, curate and archive 50 years’ worth of feminist stories and memorabilia to secure the legacy of an extraordinary movement

Loughborough University and the Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dún Laoghaire, are working together to record, curate, and archive 50 years’ worth of oral histories and digitised records of feminist artists in Ireland and the UK.

3 August 2021

What electric vehicle manufacturers can learn from China – their biggest market

Despite the pandemic, global sales of electric vehicles (EVs) increased by 43% in 2020. Total EV sales in China were 1.3 million, an increase of 8% compared to 2019, and 41% of all EVs sold worldwide. Though Europe sold more than China for the first time since 2015, China is still the world’s biggest national market for EVs.

3 August 2021

Loughborough’s Dearing to make “bittersweet” Olympic debut (VIDEO)

Loughborough student Alice Dearing is set to make history later today as she becomes the first female black swimmer to represent Great Britain at an Olympic Games.

2 August 2021

Student designs smart mobility aid to allow people with dementia to live independently for longer and reduce the strain on the care system

According to Alzheimer’s Research UK, one million people in the UK will have dementia by 2025 and this will increase to two million by 2050.

2 August 2021

Do you have accommodation that you would like to advertise to University visitors?

The University is delighted to announce the pre-launch of its new ‘Rent a Room Scheme’.

2 August 2021

“I truly felt loved and appreciated”: A graduate’s remarkable contribution to life at Loughborough as she battled her own challenges

Leah Langley, who has graduated with a degree in Sport and Exercise Psychology this summer, has inspired many staff and students with her passion and positive attitude towards life at Loughborough University.

2 August 2021

John Steele - Loughborough Sport’s Olympic Games so far

It’s been a good first week for TeamGB. Medals and moments in abundance. As we pass the halfway point it’s already been a phenomenal effort by Loughborough-linked athletes in Tokyo. Our team and partners at Loughborough are looking at the results of a long and very different preparation.

2 August 2021

Microsoft Teams training

Recordings from the Microsoft 365 training sessions delivered by IT Services are now available on the IT Services website.

2 August 2021

Library introduces auto-renewal system

From 6 September 2021, the University Library will be introducing an auto-renewal system for all users.

1 August 2021

Greenbank and Peaty add another silver to Loughborough’s medal total

Luke Greenbank and Adam Peaty ensured Team GB made history at the Olympic Games by clinching silver in the men’s 4x100m medley relay.

31 July 2021

Gold rush for Loughborough in the mixed Olympic relays

Loughborough athletes played a starring role for Team GB as the country won gold in two of the new mixed relay events at the Tokyo Olympics.

30 July 2021

Student designs compact lifesaving drone for beach rescue teams after witnessing teenage surfer battle dangerous waves

In 2017, while on holiday with his family in Cornwall, Loughborough University student Dominic Leatherland witnessed a teenager become detached from their bodyboard and pulled out to sea due to rough conditions.

30 July 2021

An Olympic athletics dream born out of football – Ireland’s Chris O’Donnell (VIDEO)

Ireland’s Chris O’Donnell started his sporting career as a promising footballer.

30 July 2021

Loughborough wins Silver award in recognition of support for the Armed Forces community

The Silver award was given by The Ministry of Defence Employer Reward Scheme and recognises that Loughborough supports the defence and Armed Forces working at the University.

30 July 2021

Loughborough’s Greenbank wins Olympic bronze

Loughborough swimmer Luke Greenbank claimed Great Britain’s first men’s backstroke medal at the Olympic Games since 1908 with a brilliant bronze at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre.

Call for interview participants

Call for interview participants: A study on female BAME graduates' perception on job and organisation attractiveness. The aim of the research is to understand the experiences of minority groups in terms of job and organisation selection, and provide insights to organisations on diverse talent attraction in their recruitment and selection process. Participants would be valuable and meaningful in shaping organisation strategies in diverse talent attraction.

Posted by Kym Tse on Thursday, 22 Jul 2021 at 8:55

Participants Needed for Online Survey

Participants needed for an online survey. Open to all current Loughborough University students and staff. Should take about fifteen minutes to complete.

Posted by Jacquelyn Skelton on Monday, 19 Jul 2021 at 11:49

Interested in Ergonomics & Human Factors?

Interested in Ergonomics & Human Factors? PARTICIPANTS wanted for new prototype website assessment

Posted by Ben Sudall on Monday, 19 Jul 2021 at 8:48

***CHINESE PARTICIPANTS NEEDED***

Chinese students, who were born and raised in China, are needed for a short paid study examining thermal perception.

Posted by Micheala Lawes on Thursday, 15 Jul 2021 at 16:10

Participants needed

Participants needed for a study investigating connections between brain neurons and muscle fibres.

Posted by Jakob Skarabot on Thursday, 8 Jul 2021 at 14:11

British and Chinese Participants Needed!

Thermal Sensation Study

Posted by Micheala Lawes on Thursday, 8 Jul 2021 at 14:07

*Finalists Needed* - Mental Health and Careers Research [Online Survey]

*Finalists Needed* - Mental Health and Careers Research [Online Survey]

Posted by Michala Havelková on Monday, 28 Jun 2021 at 9:27

Online Positive Thinking sessions - 4th Wednesday of the month

Online Positive Thinking sessions - 4th Wednesday of the month

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Wednesday, 26 May 2021 at 12:45

Swimming Pool Floor Tiling Repairs

The Contractor, Telling Finishing, will be carrying out Swimming Pool Floor Tiling Repairs

Posted by Shaun Green on Tuesday, 28 Jul 2020 at 9:08

ESTATES AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT UPDATED NOTICE OF WORKS

S BUILDING BOILER HOUSE CHIMNEY REMOVAL WORKS - SATURDAY 20TH JUNE 2020

Posted by Facilities Management on Monday, 15 Jun 2020 at 11:38

Materials for Energy at Loughborough: Facilities, Capabilities and Research

Materials for Energy at Loughborough: Facilities, Capabilities and Research - Online Workshop 9th Sept 9.30am to 1pm. Opportunity to learn about and discuss Materials for Energy at Loughborough.

Posted by Alan Kirk on Thursday, 5 Aug 2021 at 15:42

ERA Mock COP Workshop: September 7th 11:00-12:00

As COP26 approaches, it's important that young people can engage and have some insight as to what is happening in the negotiations; a Mock COP is an excellent way to do just that. Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) will be running a workshop on September 7th 11:00-12:00 where we will give a brief overview of the Mock COP simulation that the Praxis Research and University of Bristol Cabot Institute for the Environment designed, have a brainstorming session to see how ERA can help you to run your own Mock COP, and help you create a Mock COP team. You can find out more information and register using the link below.

Posted by Lennie Foster on Tuesday, 3 Aug 2021 at 8:27

Call for interview participants

Call for interview participants: A study on female BAME graduates' perception on job and organisation attractiveness. The aim of the research is to understand the experiences of minority groups in terms of job and organisation selection, and provide insights to organisations on diverse talent attraction in their recruitment and selection process. Participants would be valuable and meaningful in shaping organisation strategies in diverse talent attraction.

Posted by Kym Tse on Thursday, 22 Jul 2021 at 8:55

Participants Needed for Online Survey

Participants needed for an online survey. Open to all current Loughborough University students and staff. Should take about fifteen minutes to complete.

Posted by Jacquelyn Skelton on Monday, 19 Jul 2021 at 11:49

Interested in Ergonomics & Human Factors?

Interested in Ergonomics & Human Factors? PARTICIPANTS wanted for new prototype website assessment

Posted by Ben Sudall on Monday, 19 Jul 2021 at 8:48

AdNet 2021

Come join our virtual networking event for all colleagues in the Administrative Services job family will be taking place on Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th July 2021. The event, taking place via a MS Teams Channel, will consist of a variety of sessions ranging from Positive Thinking to An Introduction to the LGBT+ Staff Network to Coaching, Mentoring and Buddying, plus many more!

Posted by OD on Thursday, 15 Jul 2021 at 13:13

**DO YOU HAVE A CHILD AGED 15-16 YEARS?**

We are looking for BOYS aged 15-16 years to trial a new questionnaire based on different factors that impact their experiences of exercise.

Posted by Kalli Reynolds on Monday, 12 Jul 2021 at 14:50

Upgrade to Library Management System

The Library will be upgrading its online library management system on Friday 9th July.

Posted by Matt Cunningham on Thursday, 8 Jul 2021 at 17:18

Participants needed

Participants needed for a study investigating connections between brain neurons and muscle fibres.

Posted by Jakob Skarabot on Thursday, 8 Jul 2021 at 14:11

August Contact Centre – Volunteers needed

Do you want an opportunity to do something different

Posted by Joanna Hayes on Tuesday, 6 Jul 2021 at 9:06