Tag Archives: NUS

SU to hold ANOTHER referendum on NUS affiliation

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

The University of Lincoln Students’ Union has announced it will hold a second referendum on its affiliation with the NUS after “a number of students” said they wanted one.

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Lincoln SU disaffiliates from National Union of Students

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

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

Toni Pearce at NUS Conference

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

NUS 2015 conference papers

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”

University of Lincoln Students' Union building

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

NUS 2015 conference papers

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”

Shelly Asquith, NUS VP Welfare 2015/16

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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SU President Brian halts NUS Conference

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Current University of Lincoln Students’ Union President, Brian Alcorn, is running for an National Union of Students (NUS) Trustee position at this week’s NUS Conference.

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