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Welcome to the Cambridge University Local Association of the University and College Union!

The UCU is the largest trade union and professional association for academic and academic-related staff working in Further and Higher Education in the UK. Its membership is open to postdocs, and postgraduate students intending to work in the HE and FE sectors, as well as more senior academic staff. It is also open to academic-related staff at grade 6 and above.

Find out more about the Cambridge LA.

Autumn 2014 newsletter.

Local News

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AGM, 26th November 2014

The Local Association's AGM was held at 12:30 on 26th November in the Bramwell Lounge of the University Social Club, Mill Lane. See Agenda

USS Petition, 25th November 2014

The UCU is organising a national petition calling for a fair and decent USS pension scheme. All, whether UCU members or not, are encouraged to sign this electronic petition.

Assessment Boycott Suspended, 20th November 2014

Sally Hunt, the General Secretary of the UCU, announced that the assessment boycott had been suspended until at least the 15th January as negotiations are continuing. The employers agreed not to dock any pay from those who had taken part in this brief action.

The LA Executive currently has vacancies. Anyone interested in being co-opted should contact one of the current members for more information.

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