Author Archives: Michael Barwise

University of Lincoln honorary graduate Colin Dexter dies aged 86

Renowned author and University of Lincoln honorary graduate Colin Dexter has died at the age of 86.

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SU officers attack Students’ Union after free speech controversy

University of Lincoln Students' Union building

The University of Lincoln Students’ Union has come under fire from some of its own officers after temporarily suspending the social media accounts of the university’s Conservative Society.

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‘Like the Soviet Union or North Korea’ – Lincoln MP Karl McCartney blasts Lincoln SU’s decision to suspend Conservative Society from social media

Lincoln’s MP Karl McCartney has slammed the University of Lincoln Students’ Union for suspending the Conservative Society’s social media accounts after they shared an article which criticised the SU’s record on freedom of speech.

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Frequency Festival set to return to Lincoln

The Frequency Festival of Digital Culture is returning to Lincoln this autumn for the fourth time.

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SU launch #NeverOK campaign to stop bullying at university

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

The Students’ Union has launched a new campaign to tackle harassment, bullying and discrimination.

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SU Elections 2017: The Presidential candidates

After voting in the University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union elections opened last Friday, a week of campaigning awaits the candidates looking to take on one of the SU’s five Student Leader roles.

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Fun Lovin’ Criminals talk politics with The Linc

Multi-platinum New York group Fun Lovin’ Criminals will take to Lincoln’s Engine Shed this month.

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Lincoln student found dead in apartment

A student has been found dead at a block of apartments in Lincoln.

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University of Lincoln Honorary Doctor Sir John Hurt dies aged 77

Sir John Hurt

Veteran actor and University of Lincoln Honorary Doctor Sir John Hurt has died at the age of 77.

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SU ‘failing to represent students’ says SU officer

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

A student officer at the University of Lincoln Students’ Union has openly accused the SU of “failing” to represent students.

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