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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...

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.

Raising the game in 14-19 learning

Raising the game in 14-19 learning: professional development workshops for union learning representatives - LLUK-UnionLearn-UCU | London & Birmingham