After something to do this Saturday? It's our annual Community Day - we'll have exciting experiments and workshops for all the family, all for free!

STEM Community Day 2017 | 25 March
Loughborough University
03/21/2017 at 17:21. Facebook
The UK needs to celebrate the contribution international students make -VC Bob has written for Universities UK

We must not deter international students from studying in the UK
Loughborough University
03/20/2017 at 17:59. Facebook
Children could spend up to 70% of their day sitting down - our study aims to change that.

Funding boost sees more sit-to-stand desks installed in schools
Loughborough University
03/19/2017 at 16:44. Facebook
"There’s no doubt that lives will be saved as a result" of our amazing community earlier this week

Over 2,000 potential lifesavers recruited in a single day
Loughborough University
03/19/2017 at 11:16. Facebook
UPDATE: Charlie has been found safe and well - thanks to everyone for spreading the word!

Campus cat Charlie hasn't been home since Thursday 16th March, which is very unlike him. If you've seen him recently or know where he is, please get in touch with his owner Glenda Harris-Spencer. Please share.
Loughborough University
03/18/2017 at 17:39. Facebook
Towers looking grand featured on our Instagram this week. Follow us for more campus goodness: [ Link ]

Photo: niall_allen13
Loughborough University
03/18/2017 at 14:52. Facebook
Recent Loughborough research shows four people in every 10 earn less than the Minimum Income Standard

40% people in London unable to live a 'decent' life
Loughborough University
03/16/2017 at 19:12. Facebook
An exhibition co-curated by academics at Loughborough features in Tate Modern - you can see it until 19 March!

It explores the refugee crisis and post-EU referendum through art.

Loughborough co-curates Tate Modern exhibition
Loughborough University
03/16/2017 at 14:14. Facebook
We've beaten the previous record by over 600! Amazing!
Massive well done to everyone who took part yesterday. #SpitHappens

Loughborough smashes national record for stem cell donor recruitment
We've absolutely smashed our target of 2,000 registrations for Anthony Nolan. The final count is 2,056!

A massive thank you to every student, staff and member of the local community who has signed up to potentially save a stranger's life today. Another heroic effort from the #LboroFamily!
We've JUST broken the NATIONAL RECORD for most people signed up in one day at a university to the Anthony Nolan register!! INCREDIBLE!
We've broken the national record for most sign ups at a university in one day! Stay tuned for the total figure, and tag your friends in our album.
This is your chance to contribute to the Anthony Nolan charity, and make a huge difference to people suffering from leukaemia.

Here's where you can find out more about getting involved today. If you're able, please do:
Wednesday 15 March, we're hoping thousands of new potential stem cell donors will join the Anthony Nolan register on campus:

Loughborough's Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research, Steve Rothberg, shares his story of beating leukaemia thanks to a donor he'd never met before.
Don't miss this evening of FREE international entertainment at Loughborough Students' Union, tomorrow from 7pm

Join the Facebook event >> [ Link ]

International Showcase - Around the world in 180 minutes
Find out how blogger Luke keeps active at Loughborough.

P.s. does your 5-a-side team have a better name than West Harambe FC?

Nutrition and Hydration Week - Loughborough Student Life
We couldn't finish off the weekend without mentioning this week's incredible achievement again we've been ranked the TOP university for studying sport in the WORLD! [ Link ]
Congratulations to Dr Sarah Mills - she's joined the new Political Literacy Oversight Group for her research around the NCS - National Citizen Service

Loughborough academic appointed Fellow of Political Literacy Oversight Group
An amazing gift to the University from Rolls-Royce plc, in celebration of a 25-year research partnership. Read more: [ Link ]