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Loughborough Sustainability go plastic free

The Loughborough University Sustainability Team ditched the disposables, cut the cartons and shunned the straw as they took on the Marine Conservation Society’s #GoPlasticFree challenge.

CIOB Global Student Challenge 2018

July was an exciting time for four engineering students as they headed to Toronto, Canada, with Dr Vivien Chow for the CIOB Global Student Challenge 2018.

stemlab at loughborough university

Make the most of your #LboroOpenDay

If you’re visiting us on an Open Day this year, you’ve got a rare opportunity to really explore what life at Loughborough is truly all about.

Top tips for quick & easy printing

May is just around the corner and it’s always a busy time for the staff in Creative & Print Services. Every year we print and bind hundreds of pieces of coursework for students.

Loughborough alumni writes “The World’s Fittest Book”

  The World’s Fittest Book started at Loughborough University. More specifically it began at midnight July 25th 2006 in a quiet corner of the Pilkington library (on the West Park of the campus) when I should have been researching a topic for my final year dissertation, but instead got distracted by studies of sports science […]

From a graduate to finalists – Easter holiday advice

So it’s the Easter holidays, have you got anything exciting planned? Or are you just taking this time to catch up and keep on top of you deadlines? Last year I was frantically painting and planning my final degree show work.

University Mental Health Day: Top tips for tip-top mental health

1st March is University Mental HealthDay. With 75% of all mental health difficulties developing by the mid-20s and 19% of 16–24 year olds in England experiencing mental health conditions, it’s important to create a healthy community so our students can thrive during their time at Loughborough.

My Action highlights (only a few!)

Each year Student Volunteer Week celebrates the efforts students make volunteering. This year it falls on the 19-25 February. So in honour of #SVW2018, we asked Loughborough Student’s Union‘s Executive Officer for Action, Anna Milewska, to share some of her favourite moments from her two years in the role.

From a graduate to finalists – Semester 2 advice

You’ve finished your January exams, great work! Now you’ve taken some time to recover, it’s a great time to start thinking about your next steps after university.