Strike action in higher education

2011 events

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

Joint NIACE & UCU 2011 annual conference

'Leading by example?' Why the mental health and well-being of staff in the Further Education sector is a leadership issue

'A Future that Works' Manchester rally; also London march - Saturday 29 January

On Saturday 29 January UCU is joining with the TUC and the National Union of Students to host a march and rally in Manchester for 'A Future that Works'.

UCU Scotland: Future of higher education conference

The conference addressed the future of higher education in Scotland at a timely moment. Just prior to the close of the Scottish government consultation, the conference considered 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 discussed the issues that threaten the very core of Scottish intellect and democracy and the future for higher education.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2011: Genocide: unheard stories

UCU is resolved to mark Holocaust Memorial Day, observed annually on 27 January.