Current Students and Staff

Coronavirus - Information for staff and students

24 November 2020

Understanding racial terms

As the University works towards progressing race equality, more discussions about race and racism and the impact it has on both the staff and student experience at Loughborough are being had.

24 November 2020

Technology for screening fruit juice could provide rapid Covid screening

Loughborough University researchers are hoping a technology they developed to quickly screen liquids for microorganisms can be adapted to provide rapid testing for Covid-19.

24 November 2020

Loughborough awarded £1m to research alternatives to single-use plastic packaging

Loughborough University has been awarded around £1m to help tackle waste plastic in the UK.

23 November 2020

Poster Project – Campaign for a better world

LU Arts is encouraging the University community to campaign for a better world by designing your own political posters.

23 November 2020

Peaty breaks another world record as London Roar are edged out in Budapest

Adam Peaty broke his own 100m breaststroke world record this weekend as London Roar were edged out to eventually winners Cali Condors in the International Swimming League.

23 November 2020

Vacancy: Harry French hall warden

Applications for the role of hall warden at Harry French close on Wednesday 25 November.

23 November 2020

It’s not just you – work during COVID has become much harder

The pandemic has seriously altered how we work. According to statistics published by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in September 2020, US$35 trillion (£26 trillion) has been lost globally in labour income. There has also been an estimated loss of 17% of working hours worldwide since 2019, with young people and women being hit hardest. And many of those still in jobs are working under very different conditions.

23 November 2020

UK Sport’s new leadership programme has Loughborough University backing

A new programme developed by UK Sport to increase female representation in high-performance coaching has the backing of leading sports specialists at Loughborough University.

23 November 2020

Notice: The University’s VPN service will be unavailable on Thursday 26 November

The VPN service will be unavailable from 8am-8.30am on Thursday 26 November.

20 November 2020

Loughborough holds online service for Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Awareness Week (13-20 November) ends with a day of remembrance, first marked in 1999 to memorialise the murder of Rita Hester, a transgender woman in the USA.

20 November 2020

Loughborough University to play role in £1million+ Para Sport Against Stigma project that aims to change attitudes towards people with disabilities in Africa

A £1.89m collaborative project between Loughborough University, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the University of Malawi, Chancellor College will aim to overcome stigma and discrimination against people with disabilities in Africa.

19 November 2020

IAS to launch Annual ‘Time Theme’ with virtual workshop and performance

The Institute of Advanced Studies will be launching its annual Theme, Time, on Friday 27 November with a pair of exciting events: a virtual workshop bringing three IAS Visiting Fellows together in a ‘trialogue’, and a participatory performance work commissioned by Radar to mark the launch of Time.

19 November 2020

Loughborough academic shortlisted for prestigious Times Higher Education award

The shortlist for the annual Times Higher Education (THE) Awards has been announced, with more than 80 universities featured across 20 categories.

18 November 2020

Don't miss Happy Mondays' Acoustic Night

Unfortunately, we have taken the difficult decision to postpone this event until the new year. The online format has proved to be difficult for potential performers and we did not feel confident we could offer the usual varied line-up that people have come to expect from our Acoustic Nights.

18 November 2020

Loughborough University supports UK Disability History Month

This year’s UK Disability History Month (18 November-20 December) is focusing on Access: How far we have come? How far have we to go?

18 November 2020

Latest recruits check in at National Tennis Academy

The latest cohort of top tennis talent from Loughborough University’s National Tennis Academy have settled into life on campus.

18 November 2020

Alumni team sourcing job opportunities for students and graduates

The Alumni Relations team in Marketing and Advancement is running a campaign to encourage alumni to offer job opportunities to Loughborough students and graduates.

17 November 2020

LU Arts announces its 2020-21 scholars

An online event held on Monday 16 November named nine creative students as the newest LU Arts scholars for the academic year.

17 November 2020

Elsevier and US-UK Fulbright Commission announce Loughborough University academic as winner of Early Career Researcher Award

A Loughborough University academic in the Department of Geography and Environment has been named as one of the 2020 winners of the prestigious Early Career Researcher (ECR) UK Awards.

17 November 2020

Students: Are you interested in a study exchange?

Later this month, the University will be holding a virtual International Study Exchanges Fair aimed at providing you with information and advice about the opportunities available for undertaking a study exchange in the next academic year (2021-22).

Punctuation and proofreading - FREE MS Teams session - PLACES AVAILABLE

Punctuation and proofreading - FREE MS Teams session - PLACES AVAILABLE

Posted by Dada Brazdilova on Thursday, 19 Nov 2020 at 14:51

Careers Network Events for Week 7 & 8

Take a look at what online Events we have planned for the next two weeks!

Posted by Fliss Healey-Lyman on Friday, 13 Nov 2020 at 10:39

Fire Evacuation Procedures

Annual Controlled Fire Evacuation Drills

Posted by Rebecca Ford on Thursday, 12 Nov 2020 at 11:20

Free workshop: Paraphrasing and summarising via MS Teams 11th Nov 3-4 pm

On Wed 11th November at 3pm join this one hour live online workshop to improve your skills.

Posted by on Friday, 6 Nov 2020 at 16:26

A great variety of Employer led Careers sessions coming up

All sessions will be online events. Find out more and book your space on Careers Online.

Posted by Fliss Healey-Lyman on Friday, 6 Nov 2020 at 9:47

Remote Mathematics Support

Remote Mathematics & Statistics support available now!!!

Posted by Lisa Harris on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 at 15:06

Invesco Presentation - More than just Numbers - WIN an iPad!!

Invesco is one of the largest and best regarded investment managers in the UK.

Posted by Fliss Healey-Lyman on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 at 12:04

Gartner Skills Session - The Secret to Uncovering Client Value

On Weds 4th at 3pm join Gartner , the World’s Leading Research & Advisory Firm, on ‘The Secret to Uncovering Client Value’

Posted by Fliss Healey-Lyman on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 at 12:02

P&G Sales Grad & Intern Programme Presentation

Please join us for this virtual session with offering hints, tips and insights on what being a member of the P&G sales team is like.

Posted by Fliss Healey-Lyman on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 at 11:54

Bupa Presentation - Finance and Actuarial Placement and Grad opportunities at Bu

Join Bupa to learn more about their Placement and Grad roles!

Posted by Fliss Healey-Lyman on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 at 11:50

Automated clean-up of inactive Teams and Office 365 Groups

IT Services will shortly be enabling an automated clean-up process for inactive Teams and Office 365 Groups.

Posted by IT Services on Friday, 20 Nov 2020 at 14:38

Fire Evacuation Procedures

Annual Controlled Fire Evacuation Drills

Posted by Rebecca Ford on Thursday, 12 Nov 2020 at 11:20

Remote Mathematics Support

Remote Mathematics & Statistics support available now!!!

Posted by Lisa Harris on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 at 15:06

REMINDER: REF Staff Circumstances Declaration Deadline - 30 October 2020

A reminder that the deadline for declaring any circumstances that may have affected your ability to research productively through the REF period (1 Jan 2014-31 July 2020) is Friday 30 October.

Posted by Elizabeth Gadd on Wednesday, 28 Oct 2020 at 9:40

Language Centre Evening Classes - a few places still available

If you'd like to sign up for an language evening class, starting 2nd November, go to the online store

Posted by Maria Lahetko-Davies on Tuesday, 27 Oct 2020 at 16:36

Controlled goods imported from the EU - Jan 2021 onwards

Controlled goods imported from the EU - Jan 2021 onwards

Posted by Frazer Holmes on Thursday, 30 Jul 2020 at 10:38

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

Imports and exports post Brexit 01 February 2020 to 31 December 2020

HMRC are contacting all VAT registered businesses with this message regarding importing/exporting post Brexit

Posted by Frazer Holmes on Wednesday, 29 Jan 2020 at 10:28