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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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‘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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Grad Ball reinstated following student petition

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

Lincoln SU have reversed their decision to replace the graduation ball with “Grad Quack”, after almost 1,200 students signed a petition against the move.

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Lincoln SU plan to scrap student council

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

The University of Lincoln Students’ Union plans to scrap its student council at an All Students’ Meeting tonight.

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1,000 sign petition against Student Union’s “Grad Quack”

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

More than a thousand people have signed a petition asking the University of Lincoln Students’ Union to reinstate the yearly Graduation Ball.

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Meet next year’s SU President

Hayley Jayne Wilkinson, SU President

The Linc sat down with the new University of Lincoln Students’ Union President for the next academic year, Hayley Jayne Wilkinson, for a chat about her plans, her dreams and aspirations for the Union, and what she’s most looking forward to being the President of the SU.

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Student Council: bursaries, printing and NUS delegates

The seventh Student Council of the academic year saw follow-up plans to bursary cuts, inequality between staff and students on printing, and two NUS delegates were elected.

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Student Council: railway crossing, sports centre and bursary cuts

The sixth Student Council of this year saw the problem of the rail crossing discussed, the sports centre motion concluded and proposed bursary cuts explained.

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