New Liftshare Scheme for Staff

A new Liftshare scheme is being introduced for staff at the University – and you can sign up now. If you have a University of Lincoln car parking permit you can join the scheme and split the cost of your journey with a colleague and reduce your carbon footprint. The benefits of car sharing are: […]

Fairtrade University Status has been Renewed

We are proud to announce the University of Lincoln and the Students’ Union has renewed its Fairtrade University Status Since the previous renewal back in 2015, the University and Student Union staff have worked together to continue being committed to promoting Fairtrade products and the issues around Fairtrade to students and staff.

Congratulations to our Go Green Week Competition Winners

We had some fantastic entries and hope to be able to implement some of the ideas in the future. 1st Place – sell University of Lincoln branded water bottles on campus to reduce single use plastic A student suggested that we sell university branded water bottles to enable students to drink the free water and […]

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 […]