New study aims to improve the health and wellbeing of professional wrestlers
A unique project will bring academics and professional wrestlers together to address serious issues around health and wellbeing.
‘Are you for real?’: New webinar series to examine the significance of authenticity in the contemporary world
Authenticity has become a buzzword for our times. The travel industry is full of companies providing ‘authentic’ experiences, global brands fight to be seen as ‘authentic’ and social media platforms are awash with arguments about the authenticity of posts and even influencers.
Nearly half the world’s population still lacks access to modern energy cooking services – new report
Four billion people around the world still lack access to clean, efficient, convenient, safe, reliable, and affordable cooking energy, according to a new report.
Bahrain v Israel: how sports could help cement peace accords in the Middle East
Back in 2016, I was excited for the Bahrain Women’s National team to compete in the Aphrodite Cup, an international football tournament held in Cyprus.
Campus and town ready to welcome back students
Loughborough is preparing to welcome university students back to town following months of preparations to make the return safe and Covid-secure.
Design graduates celebrated as they win awards at New Designers 2020
Two Industrial Design and Technology graduates from Loughborough’s School of Design and Creative Arts have been crowned award winners as part of this year’s New Designers.
First Future of Sport event takes place with Lord Sebastian Coe KBE and John Bertrand AO
On Thursday 10 September 2020, Loughborough University together with Victoria University hosted the first Future of Sport event in conversation with Lord Sebastian Coe KBE and John Bertrand AO.
Retracing the first human steps out of Saudi Arabia: Scientists use footprints to recreate 120,000-year-old comfort break at prehistoric lake
Scientists have pieced together the movements of a small group of early humans as they journeyed out of Africa and into the Arabian Peninsula for the first time – more than 120,000 years ago.
Campus partner offers free remote lab service to schools and colleges
University campus partner RLC Lab - based in the Advanced Technology Innovation Centre - is offering remote online access to laboratory equipment to enable science teachers and their students to conduct experiments in real time.
Exhibition presents rare opportunity to see drawings by some of the most important and innovative artists working today
An unmissable exhibition that is said to be “akin to having a tiny Tate show in the East Midlands” is to open at Loughborough University next week.
Experts in Sport: The truth about exercise and weight management
Whilst millions of us tuned into Joe Wicks’ daily workouts during the height of lockdown, it is fair to say that many others swerved the idea of jumping around their living room and found solace in the biscuit tin instead.
National Fitness Games – Diversions
Loughborough is hosting the National Fitness Games on Saturday 12 September on Shirley Pearce Square, Rugby Rubber Crumb and PEC Sport turf.
Creative writing evening class returns to Loughborough campus
LU Arts’ popular creative writing evening classes for staff, students and the general public are returning to the Loughborough campus this term.
Loughborough University to partner with Chelsea Football Club
Loughborough University and Chelsea Football Club have agreed a partnership which will see both organisations work closely together.