Reports and Campaigns
Reports and campaigns:
26 March 2014
On budget day 25 students came to protest the privatisation of the Student Loan Company at Leeds University
13 March 2014
Unison's Higher Education (HE) conference has, over recent years, been a small but significant opportunity to observe the growth of the mood to fight back against austerity attacks in the HE sector
6 February 2014
HE staff in UCU, Unison and Unite took strike action on 6 February for 'fair pay'
11 December 2013
The shocking brutality meted out against peaceful protesters at the University of London (UoL) has sent shockwaves through the student movement
31 October 2013
Campus unions UCU, Unison and Unite took the start of action against real terms pay cuts [Reports added on 4.11.13]
16 October 2013
Higher Education: Members of the University and College Union working in higher education have voted for action over pay
3 October 2012
A court ruling has granted a partial reprieve to over 2,000 international students at London Met who had been threatened with deportation, writes Claire Laker-Mansfield, Socialist Students national organiser.
4 September 2012
In this year's Unison SGE elections, the left made gains due to anger over a number of issues
22 November 2002
NEW LABOUR'S ministers clearly intend to increase the cost of university education. Higher education minister Margaret Hodge says that students could pay as much as £15,000 for a three-year degree, writes Kieran Roberts.
19 July 2002
A REPORT by MPs on student funding has tuition fee hikes and high interest loans as its main proposals, writes Kieran Roberts.
15 February 2002
THE INTERNATIONAL Socialist Resistance (ISR) conference held in Brussels on 15 December, decided to launch an international campaign for free education, writes Bart Vandersteene, International Resistance, Belgium.
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