Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Linc – Print Edition – October 2011

Read the latest edition of The Linc in full here. Available now across campus at the University of Lincoln.

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A tale of two clubs

Lincoln Ladies end to an impressive maiden season in the WSL is in stark contrast to Lincoln City’s start to life in non-league football. Oli Gibbons asks why the women have fared better than the men.

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Second site for temporary student village

A second temporary student village is being set up on campus – meaning “just under 200 students” will be living in the various bunkabin cabins across Delph Gardens and Festival Gardens.

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Dick and Dom in da Engine Shed

Dick and Dom visited Lincoln to entertain thousands of freshers coming to the city. Emma Greatorex caught up with them before they hit the stage.

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Students react to Festival Gardens: ‘a shack in the car park’

The first residents of the University of Lincoln’s temporary student village, the Festival Gardens, have moved in – but whilst some freshers are taking it in good spirits, others aren’t happy with their “box with a bed in it”.

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Film review: ‘Apollo 18’ fails to launch

Apollo 18 has landed in cinemas but is it worth the wait? David Wriglesworth went along to find out.

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100 cabins expected for temporary ‘Festival Gardens’ site

88 students will be able to stay in the temporary student village on Sunday, with a total of 100 of the dual-occupancy cabins expected to be on site by next week – but the university is not apologising for the situation.

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Temporary student village takes shape in LPAC car park

Work has begun installing temporary accommodation portacabins for students currently without permanent rooms, and we speak to a few of the students worried about where they will be living.

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200 students don’t know where they’ll live one week before term

With a shortage of rooms in the city, some students may start university in ‘short stay accommodation’ as they wait to hear where they will live for the year only 6 days before term.

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Honorary Graduates urge students to apply for their dream jobs

Over 3,000 people graduated from the university last week, including Honorary Graduates Colin Dexter OBE and Roger Mosey, who provided some words of encouragement for their fellow graduates.

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