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November, 2012:

Eyewitness in Gaza

Keith Hammond, a UCU member who lectures at Glasgow University, is currently in Gaza. He is working with Gazan colleagues on a project concerned with building lifelong learning. However, it is difficult to do learning of any kind in Gaza while schools and universities are being bombed.   Read his eyewitness accounts posted several times daily from Gaza

UCU President Kathy Taylor to speak at Bath UCU Annual General Meeting Monday 10th December

UCU President Kathy Taylor will be speaking at our Annual General Meeting on Monday 10th December at 1.15pm in 8W2.23. More details to follow, including notice of elections for UCU Bath officers (more…)

Demo 2012: UCU supports students on 21st November

If you want to go to the NUS demonstration on 21st November contact Bath SU

Stop the Net grab !

Next month in Dubai, UN agency the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is voting on new rules, including some nasty surprises which could clamp down on the fundamental freedoms of citizens online.

Please join the international union-backed campaign to stop this Net grab 

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Lucky winners !

Over 200 people entered our competition to guess the pay increase of (some of) the University’s high earners and we are pleased to announce the lucky winners … (more…)

Teaching-only contracts

Following pressure from UCU, HR have come up come up with a set of proposals for teaching fellow jobs.   These are up for discussion at a UCU meeting on Wednesday 7th November 2.15 in 3E2.1.  Teaching fellows should try to attend this or post comments here.