We raised awareness during Fairtrade Fortnight!

Fairtrade products are invaluable in ensuring communities and farmers get paid a fair wage for what they produce. During Fairtrade Fortnight 2017, the University of Lincoln, hosted a variety of events to raise awareness and further promote why its staff and students should choose Fairtrade. The event was also a great opportunity to work with […]

Help build a bottle greenhouse

Hill Holt Wood are turning old plastic bottles into greenhouses. They are looking to build one at St Francis Community & Special School, and another at their own site just outside the city.  The Students’ Union and the Environmental Sustainability Team are working with colleagues in the University to help collect 2 litre bottles to help Hill […]

Switch Off For Christmas!

Switch Off for Christmas! A reminder for all staff and students to switch off all electrical items before they head home for the Christmas holidays. By switching off every computer, monitor, printer, charger, kettle and microwave when they’re not in use, you can help the university save thousands every year. You’ll also be helping us […]

Operation Wallacea Mexico Expedition

Here is some information from one our Student Green Fund participants. Read about her project below: My name is Sarah and I am a third year student studying Animal Behaviour and Welfare at the University of Lincoln. I was fortunate enough to join the Operation Wallacea organisation on their Mexico Expedition over the summer for […]

Bio-diversity – Photo Competition!

WIN £25 amazon gift voucher Do love wildlife or photography? Then take part in our Go Green Week Bio-diversity Photography Competition! Simply take a photo of any bio-diversity on the University of Lincoln Campus and email it to us at environment@lincoln.ac.uk Then we’ll pick our favourite! DEADLINE – Midnight Wednesday 19th October Examples: Terms and […]