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.
Shakira Martin, NUS’ Vice President for Further Education, has been elected as the organisation’s new president at the National Conference in Brighton.
Lincoln’s NUS delegates are in Brighton this week, as the organisation’s national conference gets underway.
The University of Lincoln’s NUS Delegates will be holding a debate on Friday to hear students’ views ahead of this year’s NUS Conference.
The elected leaders of the University of Lincoln Students’ Union (SU) attended the National Union of Students (NUS) conference on Tuesday to “help shape the future of NUS”.
Lincoln students will vote next week to decide whether their Students Union should be represented at a National Union of Students demonstration in London on November 19.
More than 300 NUS officers, student leaders and academics have signed an open letter slamming a report from MPs into anti-Semitism as an attempt to “delegitimise NUS, and discredit Malia Bouattia as its President”.
Malia Bouattia, President of the National Union of Students, has been accused of “outright racism” by a group of MPs.