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Coronavirus - Information for staff and students

18 June 2021

Sports technologist Federico Winer, new CEO at Inmotio

Loughborough London PhD student, Federico Winer, an expert in innovation and technologies applied to the sports industry, has been appointed as the new CEO of Inmotio Tracking B.V., a leading sports performance analytics company.

17 June 2021

Large Loughborough cohort selected for Team GB Olympic hockey squads

Loughborough University will once again be well represented in Team GB’s hockey squads for this summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.

17 June 2021

Loughborough tennis players dominate Championships as Wimbledon beckons

Loughborough University’s National Tennis Academy (LUNTA) enjoyed great success at the recent Youth National Championships, with four of its players securing the chance to perform at Wimbledon later this year.

17 June 2021

Barbour checks in as new Performance Analysis Lead

Loughborough Sport are delighted to announce that Simon Barbour will be joining its team as the new Performance Analysis Lead.

17 June 2021

PR team looking for experts to comment on the Olympic and Paralympic Games

Loughborough University’s PR team is asking academics that can comment on the Olympics and/or Paralympic Games to get in touch.

17 June 2021

Email security improvements for returning students

This notice only applies to all returning students who are not using Microsoft Outlook on their computer or mobile devices to connect to their University email account.

17 June 2021

Clear about crystallisation: Exchange project aims to increase survival rate of various diseases by improving knowledge of a pharmaceutical purification process

For the next two years, researchers from Loughborough and Tianjin Universities will make the 10,000+ mile round journey between the two institutes in a bid to increase our understanding of a key process used in the pharmaceutical industry to purify molecules.

17 June 2021

Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) Staff briefing and Q&A sessions with the Director of Finance and Vice-Chancellor

In March 2021, the Trustee of USS published its 2020 valuation report into the funding challenges that the pension scheme is facing in the longer-term, and outlined the changes it said would need to be made to maintain current benefits.

17 June 2021

Researchers aim to make robots more accessible to small and medium-sized businesses with new £1.4m project

A £1.4m project aimed at boosting the uptake of robots in small and medium-sized manufacturing will investigate ways to more easily change, adapt and repurpose automated systems.

16 June 2021

International Women in Engineering Day

Wednesday 23 June marks International Women in Engineering Day and to celebrate, Loughborough University is hosting a range of online activities for staff and students to get involved in.

16 June 2021

Sports Technology Institute plays key role in official Euro 2020 ball research

Experts from Loughborough University’s Sports Technology Institute (STI) have played a key part in the development of the official Euro 2020 match ball - the Uniforia.

16 June 2021

Calling all students: Let us know what you think about how the University communicates to you

By being a student at Loughborough, you’ll regularly receive and view communications from us.

16 June 2021

Institute of Advanced Studies announces finale of its Annual Theme, Time: Living in the Anthropocene: How to Deal with a New Epoch

The IAS is delighted to announce the fourth and final event of its 2020-21 Annual Theme on Time, entitled Living in the Anthropocene: How to Deal with a New Epoch, which will take place on Thursday 24 June, 3pm-5.30pm.

15 June 2021

Academics and Doctoral Researchers: Don’t miss this interdisciplinary interactive session

Shared Language is an interactive online session that aims to encourage interdisciplinary conversations, overcoming the barriers that can prevent collaboration between different disciplines.

15 June 2021

Men’s Health Week 2021

Men's Health Week raises awareness of the health issues that affect men disproportionately, and focuses on getting men to become more aware of health problems they may have or could develop and gain the courage to do something about it.

15 June 2021

School of Design and Creative Arts launches 2021 Degree Show

Loughborough University’s School of Design and Creative Arts is delighted to announce it will be hosting a physical exhibition showcasing students’ work in the coming days. There will also be a digital exhibition of student work.

14 June 2021

University presents ‘Building an Innovation Community’ as part of Leicester Innovation Week

The University’s distinctive innovation and entrepreneurial support for businesses of all sizes is a key feature in a packed programme of events from 21 to 26 June, to showcase Leicester and Leicestershire as a hub of innovation.

14 June 2021

Why COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy should fall as more people get the jab

Did you book your NHS COVID-19 vaccination on the phone? If you did, the first thing you heard was this automated message: “Thank you for your call. We are pleased so many people have responded to their invitations to get a COVID vaccination.”

14 June 2021

George Gandy Memorial Service

Colleagues, alumni, former staff, students and athletes who would like to remember the legendary athletics coach George Gandy are invited to attend a memorial service on campus on Saturday 24 July.

11 June 2021

Loughborough Vice-Chancellor Professor Bob Allison awarded CBE

Professor Robert Allison, Vice-Chancellor and President of Loughborough University, has been made a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, for services to education and to supporting young people’s talent, equality and achievement.

1 MALE PARTICIPANT NEEDED!

We are looking for one more male participant for our exercise physiology study examining sex differences in motor unit behaviour during a fatiguing task (static knee extensions - steady and intermittent contractions). For more information, please send an email to t.valencic-20@student.lboro.ac.uk. Thank you!

Posted by Tamara Valencic on Thursday, 17 Jun 2021 at 11:09

Multi-Factor Authentication - IT support for students

IT Services are hosting a number of in-person support sessions to help students get ready for Multi-Factor Authentication.

Posted by IT Services on Tuesday, 15 Jun 2021 at 10:47

Off campus accommodation options for 2021/22

Studentpad – the only site to view University approved private accommodation.

Posted by Gemma Lomas on Monday, 7 Jun 2021 at 10:41

Not too late to apply for Halls Accommodation for 2021/22!

If you have not already applied for halls accommodation for next year, there are still vacancies for returning students – it is not too late to apply.

Posted by Kerry McPheely on Thursday, 3 Jun 2021 at 16:05

Participants Needed for Virtual User Testing

Hi, I am looking for participants who have a child between the ages of 4-11 to join a video call to review a product design for the Sustainable Design Module at Loughborough University. The call will only take 30 minutes, where I will be showing you my product ideas, which consists of a changeable board game for children, to help them learn the UK Primary School Maths Curriculum and asking for your opinion on behalf of your child. If you would like to get involved please email R.hicks-17@student.lboro.ac.uk so we can arrange a time to meet on Zoom and you can sign the ethical consent forms required to participate in this study. Thank you, Rebecca

Posted by Rebecca Hicks on Tuesday, 1 Jun 2021 at 15:39

Estates and Facilities Management Notice of Work -(123) S Building Boiler House

Estates and Facilities Management Notice of Works - (123) S Building Boiler House - Installation of New Gas Meter House - Tuesday 8th June 2021

Posted by FMHELP on Tuesday, 1 Jun 2021 at 8:59

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

Online Meditation sessions - 2nd Wednesday of the month

Online Meditation sessions - 2nd Wednesday of the month

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Wednesday, 26 May 2021 at 12:41

Participants needed! Are you part of the University's Men's Football Club? 18-24

Participants needed! Are you part of the University's Men's Football Club? 18 -24 years old?

Posted by Anni Rahtu on Monday, 24 May 2021 at 9:57

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

1 MALE PARTICIPANT NEEDED!

We are looking for one more male participant for our exercise physiology study examining sex differences in motor unit behaviour during a fatiguing task (static knee extensions - steady and intermittent contractions). For more information, please send an email to t.valencic-20@student.lboro.ac.uk. Thank you!

Posted by Tamara Valencic on Thursday, 17 Jun 2021 at 11:09

Coming Soon: Multi-Factor Authentication for Students

As part of a programme of IT security enhancements, IT Services are rolling out Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) for students. The service will be implemented on Monday 28th June.

Posted by IT Services on Thursday, 10 Jun 2021 at 10:25

Reminder - Importing goods (VAT and Customs Duty) from 1 January 2021

Reminder - Importing goods (VAT and Customs Duty) from 1 January 2021

Posted by Frazer Holmes on Wednesday, 9 Jun 2021 at 16:31

Participants Needed for Virtual User Testing

Hi, I am looking for participants who have a child between the ages of 4-11 to join a video call to review a product design for the Sustainable Design Module at Loughborough University. The call will only take 30 minutes, where I will be showing you my product ideas, which consists of a changeable board game for children, to help them learn the UK Primary School Maths Curriculum and asking for your opinion on behalf of your child. If you would like to get involved please email R.hicks-17@student.lboro.ac.uk so we can arrange a time to meet on Zoom and you can sign the ethical consent forms required to participate in this study. Thank you, Rebecca

Posted by Rebecca Hicks on Tuesday, 1 Jun 2021 at 15:39

Estates and Facilities Management Notice of Work -(123) S Building Boiler House

Estates and Facilities Management Notice of Works - (123) S Building Boiler House - Installation of New Gas Meter House - Tuesday 8th June 2021

Posted by FMHELP on Tuesday, 1 Jun 2021 at 8:59

Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) Workshops - 17th June, 24th June and 12th July

Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) Workshops - 17th June, 24th June and 12th July - Registration Required

Posted by Alan Kirk on Tuesday, 1 Jun 2021 at 8:58

New Programme Transfer System for Students - Briefing event

The Programme Transfer process for students is moving online

Posted by Caroline Glendenning-Platt on Friday, 28 May 2021 at 9:53

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

Online Meditation sessions - 2nd Wednesday of the month

Online Meditation sessions - 2nd Wednesday of the month

Posted by Melinda Wilson on Wednesday, 26 May 2021 at 12:41

Archibus Planned Maintenance

FM – Facilities Information Team Archibus ES-LIVE Planned Maintenance Thursday 27th May 2021 3.00-5.30pm

Posted by Melissa Linder on Monday, 24 May 2021 at 11:25