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UCU Strike Activities and Events (USS Dispute 2017-18)

Picketing begins 8am on Thursday, 22 February. Members: bring your pets, kids, instruments, hot drinks – we’re having a picket party! Students and (non-UCU) colleagues, come join us on the picket line to show solidarity. Also come along to one of our strike day events detailed below:

22 February – Geopoetics Workshop – 10am, picket line, Keele University, main gate.

28 February – Decolonising the Curriculum – 3-5.30pm, KeeleSU Ground Floor (opposite Munch): all welcome.

More events to be announced – watch this space!

UCU Strike Action (USS Dispute 2017-18)

Strike days were announced on 29 January, as follows:

Week one – Thursday 22 and Friday 23 February (two days)

Week two – Monday 26, Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 February (three days)

Week three – Monday 5, Tuesday 6, Wednesday 7 and Thursday 8 March (four days)

Week four – Monday 12, Tuesday 13, Wednesday 14, Thursday 15 and Friday 16 March (five days)

May 23rd 2017


Time: 13:00-14:00

Location: CBA1.023

New Branch Rules for consideration:

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Old Branch Rules for Comparison

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