The Department for Education (DfE) has announced plans for ‘accelerated’ degrees which would be taught over two years instead of three.
The Linc is back with its first print edition of this academic year. If you haven’t had a chance to grab a physical copy on campus, then you can have a read of it in digital form here!
Springwatch presenter Chris Packham visited the University of Lincoln this evening, to give a public lecture on bats and owls.
UK universities, including the University of Lincoln, have been asked by a Conservative MP to provide a list of tutors teaching on Brexit.
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.
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.
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.
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.
One in three young people are currently using a mobile phone with a cracked screen, according to research from the insurance company Endsleigh.