Tag Archives: University

The 10 types of people you’ll definitely meet at the University of Lincoln

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University is the perfect opportunity to meet all kinds of different people, and that’s one of the best things about it. And although their individual quirks are a good thing, sometimes the same characters pop up, and here’s 10 of them that you’re sure to recognise.

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Opinion: Our education is in peril – we must mobilise to protect it

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With a demonstration by the NUS and the University and College Union taking place in London tomorrow, Bradley Allsop, Postgraduate Officer at the University of Lincoln’s Students Union, explains why he thinks you should attend the protest.

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Six things you need to make your flat more decorative

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Whether you simply want to make your uni pad more homely or revamp your bare walls entirely (without getting fined in the process!) have no fear – we’ve put together an essential guide that will get you DIY-ing in no time!

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How to prepare yourself for the transition from student to working life

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Do you know what the scariest thing about being at university is? No, it’s not the workload and deadlines! What’s scarier than that is knowing that the end of your student life is approaching very fast…

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The secret to a successful group project

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Group work is pretty high up on the list of things that every student hates along with fines, out of date milk and 9ams. But every degree will require you to do it at some point, so Kit Vickery tells us how we can make it a bit easier!

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The questions you’ll DEFINITELY get asked based on what you study at uni

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At university, there are always a lot of questions surrounding subjects we don’t know anything about, so Lifestyle Editor Becky Lancashire went out to get answers from people who’ve been there.

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How to survive university from someone who has (so far)

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Freshers’ week is both the most exciting and nerve-wracking time of any student’s life. A new city, new friends and a new course can all sound pretty daunting at first, so here are The Linc’s steps to help you.

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6 ways to cure freshers’ flu

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You’ve settled into your new home, met your flat mates and have made the most of freshers’ week, but what happens when the dreaded Freshers Flu hits you?

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Tuition fees set to rise at Lincoln

University of Lincoln tuition fees raised to £9,250

The University of Lincoln has announced it is raising its tuition fees from £9,000 to £9,250 from 2017. It means students who study a typical undergraduate course will pay up to £750 more over the period of their degree – not accounting for interest payments on their student debts.

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How to make the most of your final months at uni

computers on the ground floor of the University of Lincoln library (Photo: Gregor Smith)

The last few months of university are arguably the most important for any student. Chilling out and making the most of it may be on the bottom of your list of things to do, but also equally as important.

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