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Current Students and Staff

13 June 2024

Applications are open for Music and Arts Scholarships for 2024/25

Arts and Music Scholarships, managed by LU Arts, are available for students in the next academic year. The scholarships aim to recognise, reward, and develop talent in any art form.

12 June 2024

Loughborough ranked first in Europe and 7th globally for advancing decent work and economic growth

The Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings have placed ˿Ƶ first in the UK and Europe, and 7th globally for advancing Decent Work and Economic Growth – the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 8.

12 June 2024

Emergent Photonics Research Centre opens at ˿Ƶ

˿Ƶ has launched a new research centre dedicated to revolutionising science and technology through photonics – the study of lasers and light waves.

12 June 2024

Exciting opportunity to perform alongside professional singers at Nottingham Contemporary

Radar is collaborating with Waste Paper Opera on their upcoming performance of Dead Cat Bounce at Nottingham Contemporary on Thursday 25 July.

12 June 2024

Colleagues: Help us to keep your details up to date

We are requesting all staff to check and update their personal details in my.HR.

11 June 2024

Health and wellbeing research showcased at Cheltenham Science Festival

Researchers from ˿Ƶ brought the science of healthy eating and exercise to life at this year’s Cheltenham Science Festival (4-9 June).

11 June 2024

Finalists of Loughborough's Three Minute Thesis Competition Revealed

Eight doctoral researchers will be competing for first place in the 2024 Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition final on Wednesday 19 June.

11 June 2024

“I believe education is the gateway to elevate yourself, while giving back to your community”

Dua’a is an international student from Jordan, studying her PhD in Transport Safety Design at ˿Ƶ. Although moving to Loughborough from Jordan was a big change, Dua’a is embracing UK culture.

10 June 2024

View ˿Ƶ’s art collection on Art UK

The University is home to a rich and varied art collection, including the largest public sculpture collection in the East Midlands.

7 June 2024

Students: Don’t forget to register to vote for the General Election

To be able to take part in the General Election, you must be registered to vote.

7 June 2024

Election media analysis shows Starmer securing more press and TV coverage than Sunak – with Farage third

As in previous elections, it remained a two-horse race for press and broadcast coverage in the first week of the 2024 General Election, with the Conservatives and Labour dominating.

7 June 2024

All staff invited to Regional Briefing events hosted by the Global Engagement team

Over the next month, the Global Engagement team will be hosting a series of briefings about key regions and countries.

7 June 2024

˿Ƶ appointed inaugural UK host of Sikh Games

The Sikh Games has selected ˿Ƶ as its inaugural UK host for this summer’s milestone multi-sport event.

7 June 2024

˿Ƶ development to improve solar panel efficiency

A new development at ˿Ƶ could fix a “significant problem” within the solar panel industry.

6 June 2024

D-day: how world leaders have made commemorations part of their diplomatic playbook

The 2024 celebrations marking the 80th anniversary of D-day are the latest in a long line of commemorations in honour of the allied landings in Normandy, which began on June 6 1944.

6 June 2024

Minimum pricing for alcohol helped curb demand during COVID lockdown

Minimum pricing can be very effective in reducing demand for cheap high-strength alcohol amid concerns about affordability fuelling problematic drinking - according to a study on the impact of the measure during the COVID lockdown.

6 June 2024

Civic University Partnership event empowers future graduates

˿Ƶ, De Montfort University, and the University of Leicester recently joined forces to host a networking and career development event at the University of Leicester's Space Park.

6 June 2024

How did TV’s Gregg Wallace lose 5 stone?

TV celebrity Gregg Wallace MBE has revealed how he lost a whopping 5 stone during an incredible weight loss transformation.

6 June 2024

Making Time: Opportunity to collaborate with artists as part of Radar programme

Radar is seeking academics, researchers, PhD students and other University staff who are interested in collaborating with artists on ‘Making Time’, an initiative that responds to the climate emergency, bringing the ideas of artists and art production into conversation with new material possibilities.

6 June 2024

New research highlights child poverty as critical election issue

A staggering two-thirds (66%) of new constituencies for the General Election have at least a quarter of children living in poverty, reveals a new study by ˿Ƶ for the End Child Poverty Coalition.

Special Assessment Period (SAP) revision sessions

Dedicated mathematics support sessions will be held for the Special Assessment Period (SAP) in the Mathematics Learning Support Centre.

Posted by Manisha Mistry on Wednesday, 5 Jun 2024 at 10:49

Funded PhD positions in nanophotonics/metasurfaces for metrology applications

As part of the £5.5M EPSRC grant, ‘Next Generation Metrology Driven by Nanophotonics’ awarded to the Universities of Huddersfield and Southampton, we have several PhD opportunities to offer and are interested in finding applicants with 2:1 degree or above in Physics, Mathematics, Engineering or a related discipline and with and interest in the areas of optical metamaterials, nanophotonics and instrumentation.

Posted by Andrew Henning on Monday, 3 Jun 2024 at 17:10

PARTICIPANTS NEEDED! - Student Experience Focus Group

Are you African, Caribbean or South Asian? Are you a UK Undergraduate Student? We'd love to hear about your student experience!

Posted by Samara Haslam on Friday, 31 May 2024 at 16:12

Participants Recruitment for a Study on Pakistani Cousin Marriages in the U.K.

I am currently looking for participants for my PhD project “Transnational Cousin Marriages among Pakistani Diaspora in the U.K.” This study aims to explore the lived experiences of couples who are married to their 1st or second cousin. Either they were born in the U.K. and married to a cousin from Pakistan or, born in Pakistan, married to their cousin in the U.K. and migrated to the U.K. to join their partner.

Posted by Rafia Arshad on Wednesday, 29 May 2024 at 8:15

Participant Recruitment for Online Chinese Immigrant Survey

This study aims to explore how Chinese immigrants in the UK perceive and disseminate their cultural heritage in the UK, and to promote cultural sharing and mutual understanding between the Chinese community and the British society. Your insights are crucial for advancing our research on British-Chinese immigration.

Posted by Qinqing FU on Tuesday, 21 May 2024 at 15:52

Participants Needed - physical activity and sedentary behaviour research

How do physical activity and sedentary behaviour affect your immune and hormonal systems under stress? We are looking for participants to participate in a research project here at Loughborough university that investigates how physical activity and sedentary behaviour affects your immune and hormonal systems under stress.

Posted by Callum Young on Wednesday, 15 May 2024 at 14:39

Is your child starting Reception?

Do you live in England? Is your child starting school this September? Share your views about children starting school and the challenges they may face.

Posted by Laura Valadez-Martinez on Wednesday, 8 May 2024 at 15:58

LUMotorsport Launch 2024

LUMotorsport, ˿Ƶ's Formula Student Team, is excited to invite staff and students to the launch of the 2024 challenger, LFS24.

Posted by Adam Burke on Wednesday, 8 May 2024 at 8:45

Civil Service Careers Support - Mentors Available

Find out more about how to apply for roles in the UK Civil Service including the Civil Service Fast Stream (CSFS). Civil Service roles are advertised throughout the year with the Fast Stream currently expected to open for applications for the 2025 intake in October.

Posted by Steph Hutchinson on Wednesday, 14 Feb 2024 at 10:31

Looking for participants who smoke tobacco

We need people who smoke for a study. If you smoke often and want to help with important research, here's your chance!

Posted by on Monday, 22 Jan 2024 at 13:21

Staff Climate Fresk Workshop

Thursday 13th June, 1pm-4pm, Stewart Mason Building SMB010. Want to help tackle climate change but don’t have the time to become a climate scientist?

Posted by Lottie Ambridge on Monday, 10 Jun 2024 at 12:04

Online survey - Co-Manage - Supporting self-management at work

We would like to invite you to complete up to three online surveys to inform our future design and development decisions for Co-Manage.

Posted by David Maidment on Thursday, 6 Jun 2024 at 8:00

Train the Trainer

We currently have a few spaces left on our Train the Trainer Cohorts as per the information below. You must be able to attend all 3 days of the cohort as specified in the details below.

Posted by Sally-Anne Taylor on Wednesday, 5 Jun 2024 at 8:25

Participants Recruitment for a Study on Pakistani Cousin Marriages in the U.K.

I am currently looking for participants for my PhD project “Transnational Cousin Marriages among Pakistani Diaspora in the U.K.” This study aims to explore the lived experiences of couples who are married to their 1st or second cousin. Either they were born in the U.K. and married to a cousin from Pakistan or, born in Pakistan, married to their cousin in the U.K. and migrated to the U.K. to join their partner.

Posted by Rafia Arshad on Wednesday, 29 May 2024 at 8:15

Participant Recruitment for Online Chinese Immigrant Survey

This study aims to explore how Chinese immigrants in the UK perceive and disseminate their cultural heritage in the UK, and to promote cultural sharing and mutual understanding between the Chinese community and the British society. Your insights are crucial for advancing our research on British-Chinese immigration.

Posted by Qinqing FU on Tuesday, 21 May 2024 at 15:52

Changes to Loughborough Campus Delivery Services

Starting Monday 20th May 2024 campus delivery services for staff will be changing

Posted by Print, Post and Logistic Services on Monday, 20 May 2024 at 10:37

Participants Needed - physical activity and sedentary behaviour research

How do physical activity and sedentary behaviour affect your immune and hormonal systems under stress? We are looking for participants to participate in a research project here at Loughborough university that investigates how physical activity and sedentary behaviour affects your immune and hormonal systems under stress.

Posted by Callum Young on Wednesday, 15 May 2024 at 14:39

Participants needed for Echocardiography study

This study will investigate the impact of age and blood pressure on cardiac function.

Posted by Ella Tomsett on Tuesday, 14 May 2024 at 16:39

Confirmation and Clearing Contact Centre Thursday 15th August 2024 – Volunteers

Over the past few years, our colleagues have been great at giving their time to help play a key part in the start of many students’ Loughborough journey. Would you be happy to volunteer your time to help this summer?

Posted by Charlotte Dove on Friday, 10 May 2024 at 10:38

Participants needed for heart and brain health nutrition study

Our study, being conducted at the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, aims to explore if consuming novel milk fats can reduce future risk of heart disease and age-related cognitive decline.

Posted by Oonagh Markey on Thursday, 9 May 2024 at 10:51