Tag Archives: higher education

University of Lincoln responds to launch of post-18 education review

The University of Lincoln has welcomed the news of a review of post-18 education – following an announcement by the Prime Minister in a speech yesterday.

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Prime Minister Theresa May announces post-18 education review

The Government is to review ‘the whole post-18 education sector’ – the Prime Minister has announced during a speech in Derby earlier today.

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New free speech motion to be voted upon at SU student meeting

A new motion on freedom of speech is to be debated at the next All Student Members meeting (ASM) on Monday, it has been announced.

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The questions you’ll DEFINITELY get asked based on what you study at uni

At university, there are always a lot of questions surrounding subjects we don’t know anything about, so Lifestyle Editor Becky Lancashire went out to get answers from people who’ve been there.

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Guardian leagues: Lincoln up 11 places, but still down on 2013

University of Lincoln staff are “delighted” after placing 54th out of 119 universities in the Guardian‘s 2016 university league tables, a rise of 11 places on the previous year.

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Students think their academic experience is poor value, says Which? report

Which? report: A Degree of Value

A report released by consumer watchdog Which? has questioned whether students in higher education get “a degree of value”.

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Lincoln students taking to streets again against education cuts

Lincoln students are taking to the streets again on Wednesday, December 8th, to continue expressing their disgust at the coalition’s plans for higher education.

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Charnley claims Lincoln MP ‘uneducated’ about higher education

Chris Charnley, Lincoln Students’ Union president, has labelled Karl McCartney, Lincoln’s Tory MP, “uneducated” about higher education.

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Lincoln MP hints at support for higher fees

Karl McCartney, Conservative PPC for Lincoln

Karl McCartney hints that he would support a higher cap on fees in an interview with The Linc, though he stopped short of explicitly stating his position.

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Clegg is a liar and he will pay at the ballot box

Scott Wheeler thinks Nick Clegg lied to his Sheffield constituents, many of whom are students, about his stance on tuition fees — and that he’ll pay for it come 2015.

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