Holocaust Memorial Day 2021

We have some exciting news, UNISON has been working hard to bring you a programme of events to mark Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January 2021.   For the second year, the programme has been led by Alejandro Argüelles Bullón (Holocaust Memorial Trust) and jointly organised by representatives of the University, LSU, and trade unions. […]

Reading Challenge 2021 (Black and Minority Writers)

This year in the wake of the BLM protests around the world we have decided to run this year’s reading challenge with a focus on Black and minority writers and literature. The event will have special guest, the Vice-Chancellor, who is a lifelong supporter of the challenge. The challenge itself will be introduced and there […]

Black History Month 2021

Celebratory programme of events to be held by Loughborough University for Black History Month Black History Month is an important event which takes place each year to recognise, celebrate, and honour the contributions and histories of Black people across the world and within our communities. UNISON – alongside Loughborough Students’ Union – is delighted to […]

Holocaust Memorial Week

Holocaust Memorial Day is the day for everyone to remember the millions of people murdered in the Holocaust, under Nazi Persecution, and in the genocides which followed in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Darfur. We at UNISON Loughborough have been working in conjunction with Loughborough University to create some events to memorialise the week. 

Reading Ahead is back, what a novel idea

Another year has passed us by and its that time of year when we start making resolutions for the year ahead. Luckily UNISON has you covered as The Reading Challenge has returned, and if you are not planning to join us on our literary journey then you can only blame yourshelves. Starting on the 1st […]

Black History Month Events

UNISON Loughborough University – in partnership with Loughborough University and the Students’ Union – is proud to celebrate Black History Month throughout October. Our events programme aims to honour the contributions, achievements and histories of black people among our staff, students and wider community.

Summer BBQ & Raffle 2019

Everyone is invited to come along to the Joint Campus Unions Charity BBQ on Wednesday  5th June 2019 at the EHB from Noon to 2pm.

International Women’s Day 2019

UCU (the University and College Union) and UNISON would like to invite you and your colleagues to view a short informative film produced for International Women’s Days in March Martin Hall room MHL.1.17 at 12:30pm on Friday 8th .

Operation Jingle Bells

Welcome to Operation Jingle Bells, in partnership with Toys on Table, to ensure every child receives a gift this Christmas. Toys on the Table is a charity in the Leicestershire area, working to provides new toys and gifts during the festive season for children who otherwise wouldn’t receive a present this Christmas. We need your […]

There for You winter fuel grants

UNISON’s welfare charity There for You is once again making grants available to help low paid members meet winter fuel bills – applications need to be made by 15 February Members living on a low income constantly struggle to make ends meet – and this can be particularly acute in the winter when the cost […]