2015 events

Information about events organised or supported by UCU which were held in 2015.

Protect the right to strike: TUC mass lobby of parliament

TUC mass rally and lobby of parliament on 2 November against proposed anti-union legislation

USS ethical investment seminar

UCU conference to explore an ethical investment strategy in the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS). Wednesday, 7 October 2015, London

No to austerity. Yes to workers' rights: TUC protest

Joint trade union protest at the Conservative Party conference opposing their damaging programme of austerity and attacks on the rights of working people and their unions; 4 October 2015.

UCU at TUC congress 2015

Report from TUC Congress, held 13-16 September 2015.

End austerity now - national demonstration

Major national demonstration & festival on 20 June 2015 demanding an alternative to austerity and to policies that only benefit those at the top.

Save adult education: lobby of Westminster

Lobby of parliament and handover of petition opposing adult education funding cuts held on 16 June 2015.

LGBTQI lives - UCU research conference

UCU research conference on sexual orientation and gender identity issues and/or bisexual, gay, intersex, lesbian, trans, queer lives, held on 15 May 2015.

UN Anti-Racism Day 2015

UCU demonstration rejecting racism, Islamophobia and anti-Semitism; and celebrating diversity in support of UN Anti-Racism Day 2015, held on 21 March 2015.

South West Equality Conference 2015

UCU south-west region equality conference held on 20 March 2015.

Defend Public Education - from cradle to grave

Major UCU major conference on the defence of public education, held on 7 February 2015.