FALMOUTH UNIVERSITY UCU

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  • UCU Rising Sept 2023 action

    UCEA, the body representing universities in negotiations, has not offered university workers any meaningful movement on our 4 fights: over a decade of falling real terms, precarity, inequality and excessive workloads. UCU has called 5 days of national strike action from Mon 25 – Friday 29 September 2023. We will organise pickets and teach outs…

  • Weds 15th – Weds 22nd: Back out on strike at Falmouth and Exeter Universities

    We love our students and our work. So we’re very disappointed to have to take more strike action, but the employers’ association UCEA has announced it doesn’t want to talk further about pay, while negotiations are supposed to be ongoing. They have unilaterally imposed a poor pay settlement without the agreement of the unions. This…

  • Go Big Tuesday 14th! Extra date added

    As the employers association has agreed to talks at ACAS today and tomorrow, we’ve called an extra Falmouth Goes Big Day – Tues 14th Feb. Pickets 8-10am Penryn campus main gatesVirtual picket – keep up the pressure, use hashtag #ucuRISING and copy in @UCUSouthWest and @UCU on Twitter or Instagram. Check out this explainer on…

  • Falmouth, let’s GO BIG!

    Falmouth, let’s GO BIG!

    Today, Friday 10th Feb, Falmouth UCU Branch Goes Big. A joint picket at Penryn campus with Exeter and Falmouth staff supported by students. There are music, placards, banners (and babies). 8-10am main entrance Penryn campus! When we go big join in and show us you care about the future of HE and all those who…

  • Action ratchets up a notch Feb-March 2023

    Those staff employed by Falmouth University will be taking part in the big national day of action on 1st February 2023. The day is about taking a stand on our 4 big concerns – shrinking pay, punishing workloads, precarity and inequality in the sector. Let’s make this action very big and very loud, get the…