LSE Student Community Activities

Connecting with others and looking after your mind and body

There are loads of ways to get involved this term - check out the list below to find a new hobby, take a break from your studies, and try something different! This page will be updated with new opportunities and activities. All timings are in British Summer Time (BST).



Visit the Tower of London with LSE LIFE!

What? The Tower of London is one of the UK's most famous buildings. Come with us to discover some of its mysteries, but also its history and treasures!

We will meet outside the Tower of London welcome centre and enter as a group, but once inside you will be able to explore freely by yourself or in smaller groups. And did we mention that you won't have to pay for the tickets?!?

When? 17 June, 12-4pm

Sign up now!


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Fitness bootcamp: Saw Swee Sweat

What? Outdoor bootcamp on Sheffield Street! Any abilities welcome!

When? When? Monday & Wednesday weekly, 10.15am - 10.45am.

Cost? £3 per session

More info and sign up


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Flex your photography skills on the Barbican architecture photo walk

What? Explore Barbican's iconic brutalist architecture on this easy self-guided walk. At each stop, you're given a different theme and tips for taking better photos, then share your best pics on Instagram for a chance to have your photo published (details on webpage.)

When? Whenever you like! But the competition deadline is 31 July.

More info


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Volunteering opportunities

Who? All LSE students

When? Ongoing

What? Make a difference to your community and gain experience via the Volunteer Centre.

Explore volunteering at LSE


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Meet other student researchers at LSE's first School-wide student research conference!

What? Knowledge beyond boundaries: an interdisciplinary student research conference is an an opportunity for you to see students and recent alumni of LSE will showcasing their work, share ideas, and engage in dialogue around some of the biggest questions facing social scientists.

This is a virtual conference and there's no requirement to attend the whole day - Zoom links will be sent to registered attendees in advance so you can join the panels that most interest you. There will also be a virtual reception hosted on Gather Town at the end of the day for you to socialise and network with participants and attendees.

When? 17 June, 10am - 6pm

Register now!

LSE 10k: update

Thanks to everyone who ran, walked or rolled 10k on 25 April in aid of homelessness charity St Mungo's. In total, our 245 participants collectively travelled 2450km and raised £1041 for St Mungo's!

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