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Plans to close Lincoln uni’s bookshop

Plans to close Lincoln uni’s bookshop


Posted By on Nov 16, 2017

Lincoln University management has announced plans to close the bookshop on campus, leaving students facing the possibility that they will no longer be able to buy text books at their place of study. The proposal to close the bookshop was announced as part of a strategic review of the shop’s role in contributing towards the future direction of the university. In one obscure part of the document outlining the proposal, management...

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Telford celebrate takeover

Telford celebrate takeover


Posted By on Oct 19, 2017

Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre has celebrated its takeover of Lincoln University’s Telford campus. Ministers provided the consents necessary to allow Taratahi’s acquisition of the Telford campus in July, with the transfer taking effect on 31 July. The Otago Daily Times reported that the celebration was attended by members of Lincoln University, Taratahi, the Telford Farm board, Telford students and representatives from the...

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Telford transfer confirmed

Telford transfer confirmed


Posted By on Jul 27, 2017

Ministers have confirmed the transfer of Lincoln University’s Telford campus to the Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre. Consents necessary to allow Taratahi’s acquisition of the Telford campus were given yesterday by Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy and Associate Minister Louise Upston. The transfer will take effect on 31 July, however Lincoln University qualifications will continue until the transition is completed,...

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Lincoln University has confirmed plans for Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre to take-over its Telford campus, subject to ministerial approval. Before signing-off on the agreement, the TEU called on Ministers to make sure a properly funded long-term plan is put in place that ensures continued provision of training opportunities in the region. A statement of intent for the take-over was signed between Lincoln University and Taratahi...

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Before signing-off on an agreement for Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre to take-over the Telford division of Lincoln University, Ministers must make sure a properly funded long-term plan is put in place to ensure continued provision of training opportunities in the region, the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) said today. A statement of intent for the takeover was signed between Lincoln University and Taratahi back in January, but...

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Lincoln to withdraw from Telford

Lincoln to withdraw from Telford


Posted By on Jan 19, 2017

Tertiary Update Vol 20 No 1 Lincoln University has announced plans to withdraw from its Telford division, saying it may hand control of future training provision to Taratahi Agricultural Training Centre. The announcement comes in a statement published by management teams at Lincoln and Taratahi outlining how the transition will be negotiated. Both parties are committed to finalising the details of a transition by 1 April 2017. One of...

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