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2010 events

Information about events organised or supported by UCU which were held in 2010.

Fees cap vote: rally, lobby and protests

UCU and NUS are sponsoring a rally in Westminster on 9 December, starting at 3pm, following a lobby of individual MPs, and coming a day after local protests take place across the country.

Universities in the 21st century

UCU and NUS Fund our Future conference

Health Educators' Summit 2010

Healthcare workforce changes • NHS White Paper reforms • £20billion NHS 'efficiency' savings • The Browne Review • Comprehensive spending review • Higher Education funding cuts...

HE employers' offer - UCU consultation meetings

Branches/LAs were informed on 3 September that the higher education committee (HEC) had discussed the evolving political and industrial environment and how this could impact on our ongoing dispute with UCEA, the national employers' association.

UCU environment conference 2010

Information on UCU's environmental conference held in November 2010.

Teacher educators: seminar

Seminar for teacher educators training primary and secondary school teachers

UCU-LSIS-UNISON FE staff governors' conference 2010

The 2010 UCU-LSIS-UNISON FE staff governors' conference took place on Thursday 2 December.

The Manchester College (TMC) prison strike: 4 August 2010

UCU prison educators working for The Manchester College (TMC), which runs courses throughout England, went on strike on 4 August 2010 in protest against the introduction of new contracts.

Fund our Future: Stop Education Cuts - NUS/UCU national demo

UCU and NUS (National Union of Students) jointly organised a national demo, 'Fund Our Future: Stop Education Cuts' on Wednesday 10 November 2010, in central London.

Make a Difference - Join the Union

Make a Difference - Join the Union is our month-long recruitment campaign.

Wales Health & Safety Network meeting

UCU Wales is setting up a Wales Health & Safety Network to encourage UCU members with an interest in health & safety to get involved and enable existing H&S reps to share knowledge, best practice and discuss any issues or concerns.

ESOL question time: government cuts to ESOL and adult education

Public Meeting Tuesday 30 March 7-9pm Organised by Enfield Branch (CoHNEL) University and College Union

Teaching and Learning: What is at stake for UCU?

Following on from the well-received launch of UCU's manifesto for post-school education, 'Education for the Future', UCU staged a conference on teaching and learning for FE, HE and adult education members on Saturday 8 May at UCU's head office in Carlow Street, London.

HE briefings

We ran a series of higher education briefings in April/May for branches/LAs.