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2011 events

Information about events organised or supported by UCU which were held in 2011.

30 November - Defend public sector pensions

UCU members have been called to take strike action on 30 November 2011 in defence of their pensions schemes.

HE Teacher Educators' Network: Seminar on Coalition Education Policy

State Education Versus State-Funded Education

UCU-LSIS-UNISON FE Staff Governors' Conference 2011

New Government, New Institutions: Change and Development in College Structures and Governance

Seminar on 14-19 education

Joint NUT and UCU Seminar on 14-19 Education

Staff governor seminar

On 14 April 2011 the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education (LFHE) is organising a seminar for staff governors serving on HEI governing bodies (such as University Council and the Board of Governors).

March for the Alternative

March for an Alternative to cuts held on 26 March 2011.

Defending education workers health, safety & welfare

Week of Action: 28 February-5 March 2011

Future of higher education in Scotland conference

The conference addresses the future of higher education in Scotland at a timely moment. As the Scottish government consultation nears a conclusion the conference will consider the effects of mass participation, globalisation, privatisation and the decrease in collegiality, as well as the impact on Scotland of English tuition fees. The conference will address the issues that threaten the very core of Scottish intellect and democracy and discuss the future for higher education.

Strengthening Our Voice - UCU LGBT conference

UCU LGBT History Month Conference 2011

Seminar: FE teacher educators

On Tuesday 8 February 2011 there was a seminar at UCU for FE teacher educators: The future of FE initial teacher training & the UCU FE teacher training network