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The NUS Referendum: The arguments

This week students at the University of Lincoln go to the polls to decide whether we should remain a member of the NUS. Use this guide to find out the arguments from the Leave (Keep Lincoln Independent) and Remain (Yes to NUS) sides on a range of key topics.

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The NUS Referendum: What you need to know

This week, University of Lincoln students can vote on whether their Students’ Union should remain affiliated or leave the National Union of Students. In this article, we answer some of the big questions surrounding the NUS referendum.

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NUS EXCLUSIVE: The Linc’s interview with the NUS vice president

Listen to the full exclusive interview with Richard Brooks, NUS vice president for union development. Interviewed by Jarrad Johnson, editor of The Linc.

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The NUS Debate: Is there a bigger question to be answered?

Lincoln SU advice centre (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Voting for the NUS referendum began on Monday, with the University of Lincoln Students’ Union asking for a second time if it should remain or leave the national organisation. On Monday night, the official campaigns argued their case in a debate. Liam O’Dell, The Linc’s News Editor, gives his take on the event…

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Opinion: Why Lincoln should vote YES to NUS

For the second time, the University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union is holding a referendum on whether they should remain affiliated or leave the National Union of Students (NUS). The Linc has asked both sides to argue their case. In this article, we hear from Connor Delany of Yes to NUS.

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Opinion: Why Lincoln should vote NO to NUS

For the second time, the University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union is holding a referendum on whether they should remain affiliated or leave the National Union of Students (NUS). The Linc has asked both sides to argue their case. In this article, we hear from Michael Daniell of Keep Lincoln Independent.

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SU to hold ANOTHER referendum on NUS affiliation

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

The University of Lincoln Students’ Union has announced it will hold a second referendum on its affiliation with the NUS after “a number of students” said they wanted one.

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Lincoln SU disaffiliates from National Union of Students

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

The University of Lincoln Students’ Union will be leaving the National Union of Students (NUS) following a campus-wide referendum.

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Universities are an ‘absolute, complete, total disgrace’ on the EU referendum, says Farage

UKIP leader Nigel Farage has condemned UK universities for trying to “ram down people’s throats” the case for staying in the European Union (EU).

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‘No platforming’ is against the law, says NUS legal advice

Toni Pearce at NUS Conference

Policies to ban certain speakers from universities – known as ‘no platforming’ – could be illegal, according to legal advice received by the National Union of Students.

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