Campaigns update 21st October 2011

In this week’s campaigns update: USS pensions dispute – all the latest from around the sector Fighting the White Paper 30 November Late changes to university fee levels highlight government's policy failings, says UCU Good news at Robert Gordon University: Support colleagues at Portsmouth University Latest international news UCU Trustee, General Secretary, national officer and … Continue reading Campaigns update 21st October 2011

Committee meeting minutes: 19/10/2011

UCU EXETER BRANCH EXECUTIVE MINUTES (Corrected) Wednesday 19 October 2011 at 4.30 825 Laver Building, Streatham Campus Present: Jonathan Gosling (President and Chair), Alan Gregory (Joint President), Paul Sandy, Nick Birbeck, Tom Bunting, Joseph Melling (minutes), Avril Mewse, Justin Pollard, Carolyn Walker (INTO), Jonathan Barry, John Wilkins, Juliette Stephenson, Barry Cooper, Ulrike Zitzlsperger The chair … Continue reading Committee meeting minutes: 19/10/2011

Campaigns update 14th October 2011

In this week’s campaigns update: USS Dispute: members begin ‘work to contract’ action TPS Under Attack – 10,000 have signed the petition: Have you? Youth unemployment hits record levels UCU campaigning against privatisation at De Montfort University UCU warns against expansion of university technical colleges Government's failings on college funding are hitting poorest students, study … Continue reading Campaigns update 14th October 2011

Campaigns update 30th September 2011

In this week’s campaigns update: USS dispute – industrial action guidance launched TPS petition – 6000 have signed already – Have you? Fighting privatisation – call on your MP to watch ‘College Inc’ UCU responds to Labour’s university fee plan Students at elite universities enjoy biggest bursaries UCU warns against spying on students Strike date … Continue reading Campaigns update 30th September 2011