Articles from University and College Union (UCU)

Strike ballots open today at colleges across England

Strikes at eleven colleges in England could be on the cards as industrial action ballots opened today (Monday) for members of the University and College Union (@UCU).

Wave of strikes at 49 prisons set to continue over Covid concerns

Wave of strikes by @ucu members at 49 prisons over Covid concerns Strikes announced for Thursday 10 June 2021 & Wednesday 23 June 2021. The strikes are a result of UCU members safety concerns after two previous days of strikes in May. 

Two-day strike at 49 prisons begins tomorrow by UCU members over Covid health and safety concerns

@ucu - Two-day strike at 49 prisons begins tomorrow  

Report paves way for fairer, student centred university admissions

A report published today (Thursday) by the University and College Union (@UCU) and National Education Opportunities Network (@NEONHE) says a move to post-qualifications applications (#PQA) is essential in creating a fairer, student centred university admissions system. It also shows how the move could lower excessive workloads for school, college and university staff.

UCU to hold public meeting on fighting Warwickshire College Group closures

The University and College Union (@UCU) will hold a public meeting next Tuesday (4 May) as part of its campaign to fight the closure of substantial parts of Evesham College and the shutting down and sale of the Malvern Hills campus by the Warwickshire College Group (WCG).  

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