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.
UCU / Unison banner on Senate House railings
Lobby of Parliament, Tuesday 16th June 2015
The UCU nationally is organising a lobby of Parliament on Tuesday 16th June in opposition to adult education funding cuts.
Easter Term GM, 12:30 Tuesday 2nd June 2015
The Easter Term General Meeting will be held in the Bramwell Lounge of the University Social Club at the slightly earlier time of 12:30. The deadline for motions has now passed. Links to draft agenda and one motion.
Open Meeting with Joanna de Groot, 19th May 2015
On Tuesday 19th May 2015, Joanna de Groot, Vice President and incoming President of the national UCU, is hosting an informal meeting at 1pm in the McCrum Lecture theatre, Corpus Christi (behind The Eagle pub). She will be taking questions and inviting discussion on a range of HE issues. Please join us. And display a poster.
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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