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UCU Strike latest: Emergency measures announced in University Senate
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UCU Strike latest: Emergency measures announced in University Senate

March 25th, 2018 | by Zoe Crowther
Newcastle University Senate formally agreed that the strike action constitutes an emergency...
Picket lines are drawn in the UCU strikes
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Picket lines are drawn in the UCU strikes

February 28th, 2018 | by Steven Ross
Steven Ross reports on the staff and students that took to the picket lines in support of the UCU industrial...
Vice-Chancellor voices support for striking staff
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Vice-Chancellor voices support for striking staff

February 27th, 2018 | by Mark Sleightholm
Professor Chris Day, the Vice-Chancellor and President of Newcastle University, has expressed support for staff striking in protest at changes to their pensions. Staff at 64 universities across the UK, including Newcastle, began...
Vice-Chancellor hosts strike open forum
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Vice-Chancellor hosts strike open forum

February 20th, 2018 | by Isabel Sykes
With student dissatisfaction growing due to impending strike action, Newcastle University's Vice-Chancellor faced questions from the student...
Jamie Cameron: The cuts to staff pensions are a needless ideological choice based on faulty figures
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Jamie Cameron: The cuts to staff pensions are a needless ideological choice based on faulty figures

February 7th, 2018 | by Jamie Cameron
Jamie Cameron speaks out in support of the lecturers that are striking over cuts to and marketization of their pensions after UCU balloting...