Freshers' blog

Freshers' blog

Help, advice and everything Loughborough University for new students.
Want to get in touch? Drop us a line freshers@lboro.ac.uk.

FLIX Society l Focus Series

This week, we ask chair of FLIX club, Sam Hill, to tell us all about the unique club. Whether you love settling down for a good film or are interested in the technicalities of running a cinema, FLIX is for you!

3 icebreaker activities for flatmates in halls

Freshers’ week is usually jam-packed with lots of exciting activities, helping you to get to grips with the campus and giving you the opportunity to meet as many new people as possible.

LSU Velocity l Focus Series

This week, we look to the skies as Lottie tells us all about LSU Velocity, a society dedicated to both aviation and transport.

Wado-Ryu Karate l Focus Series

This week, Samuel Rawlinson tells us all about AU Wado-Ryu Karate, a hard hitting sport that welcomes anyone of any ability, whether you’re brand new or a black belt.

SCOGUI at Loughborough l Focus Series

This week, we spoke to Alex Hawkins, publicity rep for SCOGUI society. SCOGUI has been a part of the LSU since 1953 and boasts a fantastic range of opportunities and activities, and is often seen as one of the most diverse socieites on campus.

Stage Society at Loughborough l Focus Series

This week, Rahul Mathasing writes about Stage Society, a society that incorporates a huge host of interests, from technical to acting. Whether you’re destined for the west-end, a budding director or a backstage technical wizard, this society is for you!

AU Women’s Rugby at Loughborough l Focus Series

This week we spoke to Lucy Nye of AU Women’s rugby team, to find out more about why you should give a fresher taster session a go, and what makes LSWRFC so much fun to be involved with!

AU American Football l Focus Series

This week we speak to the Club President of AU American Football, James Bacon, to find out more about the sport and what makes their club unique.