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General Meeting, 1pm-2pm, Wednesday 2nd March, LT3 Arts Complex, 17 Woodland Road

UCU General Meeting 2 March 2016 – 1.00pm – 2.00pm Arts Complex LT3 17 Woodland Rd Agenda 1. Pay Campaign & Pay Claim 2016-17 (Guest Speaker Michael Carley, Bath UCU and UCU South West Regional Chair) 2.University Vision & Strategy (Tracey Hooper, Bristol UCU President) 3. AOB A copy of the agenda is available: https://bristolucu.blogs.bristol.ac.uk/files/2016/02/02.03.16-GM-Agenda.pdf

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South West Black Members’ Network Inaugural Meeting, Wednesday 10th February, 18:00-20:00. G5, Arts Complex, Woodland Rd

Bristol UCU hosts the inaugural South West Black Members’ Network Meeting. This follows a highly successful South West Regional Committee in Exeter on Sunday, guest speaker David Muritu, Chair of UCU Black Members’ committee, at which the main agenda item was the underrepresentation of black and minority ethnic (BME) members within UCU. If you are […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 27th January 2016

1) Teaching Excellence Framework Thank you to everyone who came to From REF to TEF last Thursday. It was a very informative discussion, with contributions very much representative of the general HE scepticism, if not downright opposition towards the proposed Teaching Excellence Framework. Interestingly, a great deal of the discussion focussed on how we – […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 20th January 2016

1) General Meeting, TODAY, 1pm-2pm, Arts Complex LT2 Please find the agenda on our Bristol UCU website: http://www.ucubristol.org.uk/general-meeting-wednesday-20th-january-1pm-2pm-arts-complex-lt2/ — 2) From REF to TEF TOMORROW, UCU Submission and Second Convention on Higher Education, UCL, Saturday 27th February, 10am-5pm On all matters Green and White Paper related: Don’t forget our Bristol UCU Green Paper-themed From REF […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 13th January 2015

1) General Meeting, Wednesday, 20th January, 1pm-2pm, Arts Complex LT2 Items on the agenda include: Progression and Promotions (pathways 2 and 3 especially); Prevent Duty, Bristol UCU Green Paper response, Workload and Well-Being Survey – Summary of Responses. — 2) Bristol and Bath UCU Green Paper Statement & From REF to TEF Reps from Bristol […]

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‘From REF to TEF: On the Government’s Plans for Higher Education’, Thursday, 21st January 2016, 17:00-18:30, Old Council Chamber, Wills Memorial Building

Bristol UCU invites you to From REF to TEF: On the Government’s Plans for Higher Education, a panel discussion and Q&A on the future of Higher Education in the wake of the government’s recent proposals. For tickets, please go to: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/from-ref-to-tef-on-the-governments-plans-for-higher-education-tickets-20015943225 From REF to TEF provides a space to debate this direction of travel. What […]

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Your Bristol UCU Newsflash, 6th January 2016

1) General Meeting, Wednesday, 20th January, 1pm-2pm, Arts Complex LT2 Happy New Year! A reminder: our first GM of the year is on Wednesday, 20th January. The agenda will be circulated next week. If you would like to submit a motion, this should be sent to ucu-office@bristol.ac.uk by 9 am Tuesday 12 January. — 2) […]

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