Strike action begins on Monday 25 November and continues for 8 days. See our dedicated strike pages for full details.
UCU members in UK universities have backed strike action in ballots over both pensions, and pay and working conditions. That includes Durham University, which has approved strike action and action short of a strike on both the USS Pensions and … Continued
Papers in the UCU ballot need to be returned by 30 October. It would be really useful if you could let your departmental rep know when you’ve voted, so we can get an idea of turnout. You will have papers … Continued
There will be a General Meeting of DUCU on Friday 25th October at 13.00 in TLC123 (the new Teaching & Learning Centre). Items for the agenda include subscription rates, sustainability, lecture capture, PGCTLHE, and the ballots. Motions will be circulated in due course. … Continued
w/c 9 September 2019 Need to know Latest news Events and Activities Need to know Please vote – ballots open today Please vote! The industrial action ballots on (1) USS and (2) pay, casualization, equity and workloads open today. You … Continued
w/c 17 June 2019 Need to know Latest news Lectures/seminars/workshops Events and Activities Need to know AGM The 2019 AGM will be held on Monday 24 June at 13.00-14.00 in ER (Elvet Riverside) 142. Please come, and bring a couple … Continued
UCU will be marching in the Durham Miners’ Gala on Saturday 13 July. We’ll be meeting at 8am for an 8:30am start at the junction of North Road and Sutton Street, by the viaduct near the old County Hospital. We … Continued
Need to know Use your vote – General Secretary election and hustings You should have received your paper ballot form for the General Secretary election. It needs to be returned by noon on 23 May. Please use your vote – … Continued