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Lincoln SU members to vote on NUS demonstration

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Lincoln students will vote next week to decide whether their Students Union should be represented at a National Union of Students demonstration in London on November 19.

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NUS EXCLUSIVE: The Linc’s interview with the NUS vice president

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Listen to the full exclusive interview with Richard Brooks, NUS vice president for union development. Interviewed by Jarrad Johnson, editor of The Linc.

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Lincoln SU disaffiliates from National Union of Students

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The University of Lincoln Students’ Union will be leaving the National Union of Students (NUS) following a campus-wide referendum.

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Opinion: We have “everything to gain” by leaving NUS

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This week, the University of Lincoln Students’ Union is holding a referendum on whether to stay affiliated with or leave the National Union of Students. Both sides of the debate have written their arguments for The Linc. This is Will Fry, leader of the LincOUT campaign.

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Opinion: Why Lincoln SU should stay with the NUS

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This week, the University of Lincoln Students’ Union is holding a referendum on whether to stay affiliated with or leave the National Union of Students. Both sides of the debate have written their arguments for The Linc. This is Jessie Bartholomew, leader of the Yes to NUS campaign.

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‘No platforming’ is against the law, says NUS legal advice

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Policies to ban certain speakers from universities – known as ‘no platforming’ – could be illegal, according to legal advice received by the National Union of Students.

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NUS vote to censor anonymity during SU elections

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The National Union of Students have voted to crack down on anonymous social media to ensure “safer” SU elections.

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SU Prevent referendum extended after “technical glitches”

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The Students’ Union referendum on Prevent has been extended after “a technical glitch” that meant the referendum question was not actually displayed on the voting page.

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NUS National Executive support Israel boycott

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The national executive of the National Union of Students (NUS) voted yesterday to support the BDS (boycott, divestment, and sanctions) movement against Israel.

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NUS VP Welfare: “we need to make it impossible for government to ignore us”

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Gregor Smith speaks to Shelly Asquith, newly elected NUS Vice President Welfare, about how she plans to tackle the various emerging crises in student welfare under a majority Conservative government.

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