International Women's Day 2019
Loughborough University is proud of our inclusive culture that celebrates diversity and aims to ensure gender equality in all its activities. On International Women’s Day – and beyond – the University and Loughborough Students’ Union will highlight the work and achievements of brilliant women from across our community.
Barbie at 60: instrument of female oppression or positive influence?
For six decades, young girls have played with Barbie dolls. But she's changed a bit recently. Writing in the Conversion, Dr Gemma Witcomb, Lecturer in Psychology at Loughborough University talks about the changing shape of Barbie and her influence on modern culture.
Female engineering students celebrated as event marks 100 years of the Women’s Engineering Society
The Female Engineer of the Year Awards took place in May and was a collaboration between the Women's Engineering Society and local IMechE young members committee. The undergraduate winner was Hannah Langridge and the postgraduate winner was Nicolette Formosa.