Current Students and Staff

Coronavirus - Information for staff and students

12 April 2021

‘Overcoming Anger’ programme now available for staff

As part of the University’s online Mind, Body and Soul training programme and after a successful pilot session, we’re pleased to offer another ‘Overcoming Anger’ course.

9 April 2021

University pays tribute to The Duke of Edinburgh

Loughborough's Vice-Chancellor Professor Robert Allison has paid tribute to Prince Philip following the announcement of his death earlier today.

9 April 2021

Five questions that need answering in a COVID public inquiry

Where there is much to be positive about regarding the UK’s strong vaccine rollout, a public inquiry into how this pandemic has been handled in the country since the first signs of COVID emerged will be required, to ensure mistakes aren’t repeated in the future.

8 April 2021

Hall warden applications are open

Harry French and Butler Court have hall warden positions available for those looking to contribute to the positive student experience.

8 April 2021

Applications for the Loughborough Graduate Management Trainee Scheme are now open

If you’re passionate about higher education and love being part of the Loughborough Family, then why not apply for this year’s Loughborough Graduate Management Trainee Scheme?

7 April 2021

Information for students staying in Loughborough over the Easter break

For students who have chosen to live on or near to campus over the Easter holidays, we have provided some information below about the facilities which are open, as well as some important reminders.

7 April 2021

Find your future career and explore new opportunities by attending the EFMD Global Virtual Fair (19-23 April)

All Loughborough students are invited to take part in this month’s EFMD Global Virtual Fair by Highered.

7 April 2021

Reminder: Loughborough experts to take part in Covid-19 Roundtable event

As we begin to consider what the new ‘normal’ may look like, staff are invited to engage with a panel of University researchers with broad-ranging societal expertise related to the Covid-19 pandemic.

7 April 2021

How the gig economy finally went into retreat

A loophole that many self-employed people have used to avoid paying income tax and national insurance in the UK has closed.

6 April 2021

Loughborough University launches new Lightning Cycling franchise

Loughborough University has underpinned its commitment to women’s sport with the launch of a new Lightning Cycling franchise.

2 April 2021

New study shows how online endorsement could help address COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy

A third of the UK adult population intend to use social media and personal messaging to encourage people to get vaccinated against COVID-19, a new, large scale, multi-university study involving Loughborough researchers has found.

1 April 2021

New ‘roadmap’ sets out 20-years of technological change in the UK motor industry

Loughborough University’s Institute of Digital Engineering has created a ‘roadmap’ to guide the UK automotive sector through the next 20-years of industry digitalisation.

31 March 2021

People eat more the night before exercise – new study

A study into eating behaviour and exercise has found that people increase the amount of food they eat the night before a planned exercise session.

31 March 2021

Loughborough excels in Research England’s first Knowledge Exchange Framework

The significant contribution Loughborough University makes to the regional economy and society has been highlighted by Research England’s first Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF), released today (Wednesday 31 March).

31 March 2021

Loughborough University strengthens partnership with US-UK Fulbright Commission

The existing partnership between the US-UK Fulbright Commission and Loughborough University will see a newly created Fulbright-Loughborough Doctoral Award, and a renewal of our successful participation in the Fulbright Scholar Awards.

31 March 2021

Chewing gum, studying animals, and eating apples: Ageing expert shares tips to supercharge your brain in new book

The brain is our most vital and complex organ. It controls and coordinates our actions, thoughts, and interactions with the world around us. It is the source of personality, of our sense of self, and it shapes every aspect of our human experience.

31 March 2021

New AI tool, developed by Loughborough experts, 85% accurate for recognising and classifying wind turbine blade defects

Demand for wind power has grown, and with it the need to inspect turbine blades and identify defects that may impact operation efficiency.

30 March 2021

Calling all student poets: Get paid to write and record a campus poem for a special audio poetry walk

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week (10-16 May), LU Arts are looking for students who are interested in writing and recording a poem to be featured on a special audio poetry walk which will be available to download.

30 March 2021

Dr Alister Smith to discuss acoustic emission monitoring in upcoming Fellowship Inaugural Lecture series

On Tuesday 27 April, Dr Alister Smith - who holds a Philip Leverhulme Prize in Engineering - will present the next lecture of this year’s Fellowship Inaugural Lecture series.

29 March 2021

How to promote your events on the University website

If you are a staff member or student hosting an event and would like to use the University’s webpages to promote it, there are a few things you need to know.

Survey Participants Needed - Pedestrian Crossing Behaviour

Survey should take 10-12 minutes to complete.

Posted by Amy O'Dell on Monday, 12 Apr 2021 at 15:24

MLSC - Dissertation Coffee Chat with Theresa Wege

Welcome to the MLSC coffee chat!

Posted by Lisa Harris on Monday, 12 Apr 2021 at 8:54

Still not too late to apply for Halls of Residence for next year

Not sure where you want to live next year or if you are going to get that placement?

Posted by Kerry McPheely on Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 at 11:36

Bought your lunch from a UK supermarket in the last year?

If yes, then our academics would like to hear more about your lunchtime food habits.

Posted by Nikki Clark on Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 at 8:56

Menopausal women needed for research investigating hot flushes

Menopausal women needed for research investigating hot flushes

Posted by Jen Craig on Tuesday, 30 Mar 2021 at 11:04

Future Black Talent - Business Challenge Month

*Attention black heritage, 1st year and pre-placement students - Sign Up to FBTP's Business Challenge Month!*

Posted by Charlie Hague on Tuesday, 23 Mar 2021 at 17:22

Survey Participants Needed

Survey Participants Needed to Help Create A Sustainable Education Toy for Children.

Posted by Rebecca Hicks on Monday, 22 Mar 2021 at 14:42

Book Now - FREE MS Teams Sessions on Academic Language

Book Now - FREE MS Teams Sessions on Academic Language

Posted by Renee Wang on Monday, 22 Mar 2021 at 12:02

Online Incident System won't be available on Sunday 21st for 4 hours!

IMPORTANT: The Loughborough University online incident reporting system 'SHE' will be unavailable on the afternoon of Sunday 21st March; between midday and 4pm.

Posted by Rebecca Ford on Thursday, 18 Mar 2021 at 14:44

Study space survey

Can you spare a few minutes to provide some feedback on study spaces for chance to win an iPad mini

Posted by Caroline Pepper on Thursday, 18 Mar 2021 at 11:29

Survey Participants Needed - Pedestrian Crossing Behaviour

Survey should take 10-12 minutes to complete.

Posted by Amy O'Dell on Monday, 12 Apr 2021 at 15:24

Bought your lunch from a UK supermarket in the last year?

If yes, then our academics would like to hear more about your lunchtime food habits.

Posted by Nikki Clark on Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 at 8:56

Menopausal women needed for research investigating hot flushes

Menopausal women needed for research investigating hot flushes

Posted by Jen Craig on Tuesday, 30 Mar 2021 at 11:04

8 Steps to Better Sleep Webinar

Nutrition and lifestyle tips for anyone looking to improve their sleep.

Posted by Rebecca Ford on Tuesday, 30 Mar 2021 at 9:21

Survey Participants Needed

Survey Participants Needed to Help Create A Sustainable Education Toy for Children.

Posted by Rebecca Hicks on Monday, 22 Mar 2021 at 14:42

Online Incident System won't be available on Sunday 21st for 4 hours!

IMPORTANT: The Loughborough University online incident reporting system 'SHE' will be unavailable on the afternoon of Sunday 21st March; between midday and 4pm.

Posted by Rebecca Ford on Thursday, 18 Mar 2021 at 14:44

Video call conferencing apps

For video conferencing call requirements, IT Services recommend Microsoft Teams and cannot support Zoom, Google Meet etc.

Posted by IT Services on Monday, 15 Mar 2021 at 16:27

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