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We are on Strike over USS pensions. Useful links

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UCU USS pensions dispute: key URLs

Join if you are staff or postgrad: or call 0333 207 0719_Postgrad membership is free!
Why we’re taking action over USS – for students, parents, non- members, members action-over-USS
About the action for USS, inc links to downloadable posters and leaflets plus the latest on the action

•   FAQs _

•   Ask your MP to help protect staff pensions _

•   SW regional page pensions-dispute/ _

Write to the VC asking her to resume national negotiations with UCU immediately:
Joint NUS UCU statement: NUS states full support and issues call to action for students Union-of-Students-message-of-support-to-staff-ahead-of-USS- pension-strikes
Use social media to show your support: see for Facebook and Twitter profile covers, Twibbon and Facebook frame_@UCUBath_# UCU #USSstrike #UCUstrike #strikeforUSS
Donate to national Fighting Fund

Donate to University Bath’s Branch Hardship Fund: ucu

Branch petition to request that all docked pay is used for hardship fund for students and towards improving mental health support for students and staff: ttp:// mental-health/
“Strike on Teach Out” event from 3:00pm – 6:00pm on each strike day at Bell Inn, Walcot Street
Oxford’s and Cambridge’s role in the demise of USS, Michael Otsuka in-the-demise-of-uss-a3034b62c033

•   Cambridge Varsity article on the above _ _

•   Blog article by Waseem Yaqoob com/why-we-strike/ _

Bath branch open letter to Graduate Teaching Assistants graduate-teaching-assistants-gtas-colleagues/

Warwick student-staff solidarity video for students


Letter to students letter-to-students/doc/ucu_uss_support-our-strike_student- letter.doc
Video for students message-to-students
More info for students including Goldsmiths video to explain the dispute:
UCU picketing guidelines: guidance/pdf/ucu_picketing-guidance1.pdf

Government code of practice on picketing: picketing

To apply to national hardship fund: see


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