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University set for another strike

Written by Angeline McCall. The University of Lincoln will be one of many universities affected by a another national strike on Tuesday December 3.

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University staff walk out over pay dispute

Staff at the University of Lincoln went on strike today as members of three major unions took their first coordinated strike action in a dispute over pay. 

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National university strikes to hit Lincoln

Written by Kelly Pyart. The University of Lincoln is going to be one of many universities across the country affected by the upcoming strikes.

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Book swap and services on show at My UL event

Students will find out how the university can support them during an event in the Main Admin Building on Wednesday, November 2nd for My UL Day.

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Lincoln citizens unite against government cuts

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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595 Lincoln sign ups for London demo

595 University of Lincoln students and staff are traveling to London for the demonstration on November 10th. The deadline for signing up has now passed.

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Students and workers on May Day march

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

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Businesses should pay for students’ fees, says UCU report

The University and College Union and Compass are calling for the removal of tuition fees in exchange for a new “business education tax”, which could cover the cost of tuition fees for every UK student.

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Lincoln trade unions in limbo over SU help

Students’ Union president Chris Charnley was reticent to join Lincoln’s Trade Union Council to back the campaign to “defend jobs, pay and services”, for lecturers and students alike.

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Lecturers may strike over pay increase

The lecturers’ union UCU may go on strike following the breakdown of pay negotiations. Most lecturers at the University of Lincoln are represented by the union, but the ballot results may come too late to affect exams.

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