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Ruskin College accused of ‘victimising’ trade union reps

Dr Lee Humber was suspended from his position as a lecturer in health and social care in April, just two days after organising a vote of no confidence in the college’s principal, Paul Di Felice.

UCU organises “rally” in support of suspended Ruskin College union representative

The University and College Union (UCU) described Dr Lee Humber’s alleged suspension as being “on bogus charges” and organised a protest outside the college.

The UCU strikes, one year on

Abby Ridsill-Smith explores the new and continuing priorities of the UCU

Revealed: the “hidden casualisation” of University staff

55.3% of staff held fixed-term contracts in July 2017

Bake-sale held in protest against Oxford’s gender pay gap

Due to the gender wage discrepancies at the university, from today onwards women in the university are ‘effectively unpaid’ until the end of the year. 

Oxford UCU fails to reach turnout threshold to call for strike...

This means that no strike action will be able to take place, preventing a repeat of last year’s University-wide lecturer strike.

Oxford UCU fails to reach voter turnout threshold to call for...

Trade union laws mandating 50% voter turnout have frustrated the UCU's move to strike action, despite a majority of balloted members voting to strike

UCU to vote on second set of strikes

The ballot follows the UCEA's final offer of a 2-2.8% pay rise for university staff.

Uni ‘encouraged’ by Home Office’s commitment to review overseas student policy

Sajid Javid said that he would “like to look at again” the policy that includes international students within the government’s drive to reduce net migration into the UK

Oxford students to sue University over strikes

SU condemns “consumer-rights approach” to compensation case