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Office for Students: New university watchdog officially launched

The Office for Students (OfS), the new universities regulator designed to ‘to hold universities to account and promote students interests’, has legally come into force from January 1.

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Lincolnshire Police launch ‘Think Don’t Drink’ campaign

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Lincolnshire Police will be naming those caught drink driving from today until the New Year, following the launch of a new campaign.

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Second free speech motion approved by Students’ Union trustees

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Trustees at the University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union have voted through a second student motion on freedom of speech.

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University launches artwork competition for Sarah Swift Building

The University of Lincoln has announced a competition for students to design a piece of artwork for the recently opened Sarah Swift Building.

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Government announces proposals for two-year ‘accelerated’ degrees

The Department for Education (DfE) has announced plans for ‘accelerated’ degrees which would be taught over two years instead of three.

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‘To Let signs are a target on the backs of students’, Lincoln SU warns

It’s being claimed that landlords in Lincoln who fail to pull down ‘to let’ signs, after the property has been rented out, are putting the safety and security of students at risk.

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Award-winning science journalist officially opens Sarah Swift Building

Science journalist Dr Michael Mosley has officially opened the Sarah Swift Building at the University of Lincoln today.

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University lectures to ‘go ahead as planned’ despite snow this weekend

The University of Lincoln will be open today and lectures will run ‘as planned’ following snow yesterday, it has been announced.

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Lincoln Christmas Market cancelled due to snow

The final day of the Lincoln Christmas Market 2017 has been cancelled because of snow.

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READ: The Linc’s December 2017 Digital Edition

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!

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