Press and Media

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Press and Media Enquiries

The Press Office is the first point of contact for members of the press and media with editorial enquiries relating to the University of Lincoln.

Stories about our research, staff and student successes and University developments and achievements feature regularly in local, national and international media.

Journalists, researchers and producers can contact the Press Office to find academic experts who can provide comment and analysis of news and current affairs, identify specialist contributors for features or documentaries, or request official statements from the University.

Media organisations wanting to conduct interviews, photography or filming on campus should also contact the Press Office in the first instance.

In this section, you can see the latest press releases from the University on topics ranging from new research breakthroughs to campus investments. We also showcase recent high profile coverage of the University from news outlets around the world and link to useful sources of background information and key facts.

Latest News

Creating Impact: Lincoln Launches New Academic E-journal

A new academic e-journal addressing emerging issues within the higher education sector from digital education to student experience has launched at the University of Lincoln, UK.

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Creativity is Re-imagined as Festival Returns to Lincoln

The worlds of business, fashion, art and design will collide in a celebration of all things creative as the Festival of Creativity returns to the city of Lincoln.

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Professor Mary Stuart Honoured with CBE

Professor Mary Stuart, Vice Chancellor of the University of Lincoln, has been awarded an Honorary Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE).

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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Recognises Pioneering Research at Lincoln

A multi-award-winning physical geographer and a world authority on river systems and global environmental change has been given a prestigious award in honour of his achievements. 

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First Ever Proton Imaging System to be Installed in UK’s New NHS High Energy Proton Beam Therapy Centre

One of the most complex medical imaging systems ever developed which uses proton beams will be installed in one of the UK’s only two new NHS high energy proton beam therapy centres, helping to provide better treatment planning and monitoring for difficult to treat cancers.

New AI Research to Tackle Nuclear Waste

Researchers have secured £1.1 million in grant funding to develop AI systems for self-learning robots which could be deployed in place of humans to hazardous nuclear sites.

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Expert comment

The University of Lincoln has a wealth of academic expertise available to offer media comment and analysis across an extensive array of subject areas - from agri-robotics and animal behaviour, to mental health and medieval history. Find an expert by contacting the University Press Office.

University of Lincoln in the Headlines

Logo and Images

The University of Lincoln's logo, our coat of arms, is a registered trademark of the University and a key part of our corporate identity.

Media wishing to use the University's logo or to source stock images or b-roll footage of the University should contact the Press Office for licensing permissions and high resolution files.

We maintain a comprehensive image library of our campus, facilities, staff and students, along with a range of other multimedia content suitable for editorial use.

Staff and students of the University can request the logo or stock images for use in University projects by emailing, or through the Communications, Development and Marketing area of The Portal.

For more information on our brand guidelines, please see our Corporate Identity page.

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Contact the Press Office

Media enquiries relating to the University of Lincoln should be directed to the University Press Office in the first instance. Get in touch on:
+44(0)1522 886244

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