This page is for information about campaigns and events outside of the University of Liverpool, but of interest to our members.
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Goldsmiths UCU Virtual Picket: 10am – 5pm every day, 1st – 5th March
Goldsmiths Rally: 5pm Friday 5th March
Goldsmiths senior management wants to make £6 million worth of cuts to academic and professional staff. This means at least 120 jobs (probably far more) will be lost, leading to axed degree courses, increased workload and a worse student experience.
But Goldsmiths lecturers are fighting back! From Monday 1st to Friday 5th of March, we are asking you to tweet your support for Goldsmiths workers fighting for their livelihoods and students’ learning conditions! Use the hashtag #SaveGoldsmiths, tag @GoldsmithsUoL, the Warden Frances Corner (@FCorner), Goldsmiths University College Union (@goldsmithsucu) and Goldsmiths Justice for Workers (@CleanersFor). Let’s put the pressure on Goldsmiths to take these devastating job cuts off the table.
For more info, visit Goldsmiths on Facebook: https://fb.me/e/1anr0sqYR
Public Meeting – Cyfarfod Cyhoeddus
Thursday 4 March – 5.00pm – 6.30pm – Dydd Iau 4 Mawrth
Supported by Cardiff University UCU Executive Committee, London Region UCU Committee, Chair of UCU Wales Equality Committee.
Cefnogir gan Bwyllgor Gweithredu UCU Prifysgol Caerdydd, Pwyllgor UCU Rhanbarth Llundain, Cadeirydd Pwyllgor Cydraddoldeb UCU Cymru.
Speakers to include:
Hilary Brown, campaigner and lawyer for the family of Mohamud Hassan
Shavanah Taj, TUC Wales/Cymru General Secretary
Amarjite Singh, CWU Wales/Cymru Branch Secretary
Vicky Blake, UCU President
And reps from Penally refugee camp, BLM Cardiff, Wales/Cymru Equality reps, Cardiff Stand Up to Racism, and more
Please share the link and register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcuduqprjopH9T1cHMyGEta1S72mU6lH0pD
We meet every Wednesday at 5:30 to help build solidarity for branches in dispute – of which there are many!
All members are welcome to attend. No registration required. Click here.