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Lincoln SU to phase out plastic straws

The University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union has announced that it is to replace plastic straws with ‘bio-degradable alternatives’ at its venues on campus.

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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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Students sing ‘Africa’ by Toto outside Students’ Union

Students from the University of Lincoln gathered outside the Students’ Union to sing Toto’s ‘Africa’ yesterday, after an event was set up on Facebook calling upon people to do so.

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

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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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LIVE BLOG: Students to vote on Vice President name change

Hello and welcome to The Linc’s live coverage of this afternoon’s All Student Members Meeting (ASM), which includes a motion on changing the title of Vice President for Academic Affairs, as well as a proposal to show a ‘more diverse range of sporting events’ at Tower Bar.

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Bottle-throwers to be given four-week ban, SU says

Students who throw bottles during Lincoln SU events will be handed a four-week ban, the union has announced.

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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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Lincoln SU issues further comment after bye-law changes win student approval

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The University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union has issued an additional statement commenting on changes to its bye-laws, after students voted through amendments at a meeting last night.

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