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Second free speech motion approved by Students’ Union trustees

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

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

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Print copies of The Linc have been ‘politely declined’ from being distributed in Students’ Union venues

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

The Linc has been told it cannot place copies of its latest print edition in venues owned by the Students’ Union.

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Animation Society’s future secure after meeting membership and committee targets

The University of Lincoln’s Animation Society can continue to operate after it reached targets set by the Students’ Union.

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Postgraduate Officer candidates take part in election hustings

Candidates for the SU’s two postgraduate roles – Postgraduate Officer (Taught) and Postgraduate Officer (Research) – gathered in The Swan tonight, to tell students why they should vote for them in this week’s elections.

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Universities could be fined or suspended for failing to protect free speech

The Government’s Universities Minister, Jo Johnson MP, has called for institutions to protect free speech on campus, and said that any that fail to protect it could be fined, suspended or de-registered by a new regulator.

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New freedom of speech motion passes at SU student meeting

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A new motion on free speech which called for ‘a difference of views towards Union or University policy and actions’ to not ‘bring the Union into disrepute’ has been passed by students at an All Student Members meeting (ASM) last night.

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SU democracy to change after students approve bye-law amendments

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Democratic procedures at the University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union are to be changed, after bye-law amendments were voted through at a student meeting last night.

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LIVE BLOG: New free speech motion to be voted on at SU student meeting

Hello and welcome to The Linc’s live coverage of this afternoon’s All Student Members Meeting (ASM), which includes a new motion on freedom of speech, as well as proposals on free higher education and mental health first aid.

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Online petition launched in response to Archery Society losing access to university venue

A petition entitled ‘Give Archery their home’ has been launched on the Students’ Union’s website, after the University of Lincoln’s Archery Society were told that they could no longer use the facilities at Riseholme College.

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SU apologises to Jedward after bottles thrown at Quack performance

The University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union has said it ‘apologises unreservedly’ to Jedward, after bottles were thrown at the pop duo during their performance at Quack last night.

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