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WATCH: TV Presenter Chris Packham talks to The Linc

Springwatch presenter Chris Packham visited the University of Lincoln this evening, to give a public lecture on bats and owls.

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Universities asked to supply list of lecturers teaching on Brexit by Tory MP

UK universities, including the University of Lincoln, have been asked by a Conservative MP to provide a list of tutors teaching on Brexit.

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Universities could be fined or suspended for failing to protect free speech

The Government’s Universities Minister, Jo Johnson MP, has called for institutions to protect free speech on campus, and said that any that fail to protect it could be fined, suspended or de-registered by a new regulator.

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Theresa May reveals plans to freeze tuition fees and increase repayment level

Plans to freeze tuition fees at £9,250 and raise the repayment threshold to £25,000 have been announced by Theresa May, ahead of a speech at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester later today.

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Late-night Netflix: Students of 2017 ditch partying for night in, study finds

Students today are more likely to spend the evening at home rather than going clubbing, new research has revealed.

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Do you have what it takes to become a Movember Student Ambassador?

Students all across the UK are being invited to take part in The Movember Foundation’s Student Ambassador programme, after applications for the scheme opened recently.

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Just 12% of young people think politicians value their views, NUS poll reveals

In an National Union of Students poll of nearly 2,000 further and higher education students, only 12% agree that politicians value young people’s views – it has been announced.

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One in three young people are struggling with a smashed phone screen

One in three young people are currently using a mobile phone with a cracked screen, according to research from the insurance company Endsleigh.

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Shakira Martin elected as NUS President

Shakira Martin, NUS’ Vice President for Further Education, has been elected as the organisation’s new president at the National Conference in Brighton.

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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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