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Industrial Action and the Students’ Union’s stance

» 13 May 2016 » No Comments

On Thursday 12th May, the Education Zone Committee (which consists of the elected Faculty Officers, Student Groups Rep, Postgraduate Research Officer, Postgraduate Taught Officer, VP Welfare, Union President and VP Education) had a meeting to discuss the upcoming Industrial Action (25th and 26th May) proposed by the University and College Union (UCU) and to decide […]

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Proposed Industrial Action

» 09 May 2016 » No Comments

Today it has been announced that the University and College Union (UCU) has planned to strike on 25th and 26th May, this is a national decision. This strike is planned over the University exam period, though Universities will inevitably do their best to ensure minimal disruption to exams – I am in contact with the University […]

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Do you support your lecturer?

» 24 October 2013 » 8 Comments

  NOTE: This article has been updated to reflect more recent strike action for the pay dispute… On Thursday 6th  and Monday 10th February, many staff members at Universities across the country will walk out, as the trade union for our lecturers (UCU), have voted again to go on strike. UCU (the main Union for […]

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