Tag Archives: Liam O’Dell

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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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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Lincoln Courts appears on Channel 4 reality show

Lincoln Courts was the perfect hiding place for two contestants on the new Channel 4 show. Photo: Liam O'Dell

With £100k on the line and a team of surveillance experts on your tail, if you had to go on the run for 28 days, where would you hide?

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X Factor’s Union J to headline Lincoln Pride’s fourth anniversary

drag act at Lincoln Pride 2014

Lincoln Pride returns to the city tomorrow – with a day full of colourful celebration and music. Photo: Gregor Smith (2014).

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Tuition fees set to rise at Lincoln

University of Lincoln tuition fees raised to £9,250

The University of Lincoln has announced it is raising its tuition fees from £9,000 to £9,250 from 2017. It means students who study a typical undergraduate course will pay up to £750 more over the period of their degree – not accounting for interest payments on their student debts.

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Freedom of speech concerns as university blocks Yik Yak

Yik Yak at university (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Lincoln SU have successfully campaigned for a ban on the app in Lincoln, now they want it banned nationwide with the backing of the NUS – but they’re refusing to talk about abuse tutors & students suffer.

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Dogs can understand human emotions, university research finds

Rodriguez Sosa (via Flickr)

Dogs are able to recognise human emotions by using their senses, according to a new study by professors at the University of Lincoln and Brazil’s University of São Paulo.

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Britain’s Got Talent auditions to take place in Lincoln

Britain's Got Talent banner (Photo: Ben Sutherland)

ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent will come to Lincoln on October 19 to find contestants for next year’s competition.

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Why is work experience so important for your career?

work experience office (Photo: EG Focus via flickr)

Liam O’Dell explains why work experience is more than just making cups of tea.

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What day is it again? Study explores why people get days muddled

The University of Lincoln's Main Admin Building

A majority of people are more likely to get days in the middle of the week muddled more than they would with a Monday or Friday, Liam O’Dell reports.

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