Tag Archives: Richard Keeble

How education cuts will affect Lincoln

University Question Time. Photo: Charlotte Reid

How the University of Lincoln will be affected by the cuts to higher education funding will be discussed at the LPAC in an event at 5pm on Wednesday, February 23rd.

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Video: Farmers weekly, ‘it’s farmers’ porn!’


Watch the editor of Farmers Weekly Jane King talk about why Facebook is so important to find the readers working on farms.

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Wikileaks, Starsuckers and MoD in journalism talk series

Bridget Kendall will be returning to the University of Lincoln to talk about Wikileaks. Photo: The Linc

The Journalists Speak Out on Journalism series of talks continues this semester with Bridget Kendall returning to the university.

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Lincoln citizens unite against government cuts

The public meeting took place at the St Mary Le Wigford Church. Photo: Huseyin Kishi

Over 50 students and members of the public attended a meeting to discuss methods of opposing the coalition government’s planned education cuts.

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Journalism school to host big names in speaker series


Some of the most acclaimed and revered journalists in the country will be paying visits to the University of Lincoln in a series of talks hosted by Professor Richard Keeble.

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Students and workers on May Day march

Workers and students marched agains the closure of elderly care homes | Photo: Jack Dobson for The Linc

Over a hundred people marched through Lincoln against public sector and jobs cuts on International Workers Day, Saturday, May 1st.

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BBC’s number two gives talk at the University of Lincoln

BBC Deputy Director General Mark Byford gave an insight into his career to a packed auditorium and explained how the BBC aims to have the best journalism in the world.

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A highly unethical ethics conference?

The Institute of Communication Ethics held its annual conference last Wednesday, October 28th, at Coventry University. The meeting was titled “I’m an ethicist… get me out of here” and focused on the concept of celebrity in the media.

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John Pilger explains “why journalism matters”

The veteran journalist told a packed EMMTEC on Monday night that “journalism has been best served by the honourable exceptions”, and that young journalists should have “a scepticism about power”.

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Lincoln to host journalist John Pilger’s archive

The University of Lincoln is to create and maintain the archive of renowned journalist John Pilger. The plans were officially unveiled by John Tulloch, the head of the Lincoln School of Journalism.

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