Category Archives: Other Institutions

Birkbeck UCU and Birkbeck UNISON invite you to join us for an evening of discussion and debate on the Higher Education White Paper.

Another Fine Mess: A No-Confidence Conference on the Higher Education White Paper 14 July 2011, 6.00-9.00pm. Room B34, Malet Street, Birkbeck College Roundtable discussion and preparation for action. All welcome. More speakers are currently being confirmed. With contributions from: · … Continue reading

Launch of new private arts and humanities college is proof government is entrenching ‘inequality’

5 June 2011 UCU today described the launch of the New College of Humanities, which plans to charge £18,000 annual fees, as further proof that the government’s university funding plans will entrench ‘inequality’ within higher education. Under the new fee … Continue reading