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Your USS Pension is under attack!

Come to UCU Stirling’s USS PENSIONS SCHEME UPDATE MEETING to find out more information and let your voice be heard. Wednesday 1 November 2017 Cottrell Court Room Part 2 12.30 – 13.30 Speaker: Carlo Morelli, Elected Member of UCU’s USS Negotiating Team Please bring your lunch with you All staff who are eligible for the

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Free membership for PhD Teaching Students

UCU is now offering free membership to PhD Teaching Students for 4 years! This is a unique opportunity for you to join our Union and take advantage of all that we can offer our members. See here for our presentation. It is very quick to join. Just visit https://www.ucu.org.uk and then press the button marked

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Transforming UCU for the future

Important messages from UCU general secretary Sally Hunt Dear colleague, I was re-elected earlier this year on a clear mandate – make UCU fit to face the future in an increasingly uncertain world. We have been busy since then and I want to share with you five key areas where we have made progress. 1.

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Latest information from UCU Scotland

Training  – Reps 1, Glasgow A Reps 1 course is taking place at John Smith House, Glasgow on 17-19 April 2018.  Please register here: https://www.ucu.org.uk/article/8838/Rep-1-UCU-reps-induction-17-19-April-2018-Glasgow Training – Equality Reps, 23 and 24 April 2018,  Glasgow An Equality Reps course is taking place at John Smith House, Glasgow on 23 and 24 April 2018. Please register

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Further information

Members’ Annual Equality Groups Conference

Topic               Members’ Annual Equality Groups Conference Action             Submit names of participants for the Annual Equality Groups Conference; Motions for the four individual conferences; and Nominations for the Equality Standing Committees Summary        Make all relevant submissions Contact           Sue Bajwa (email: sbajwa@ucu.org.uk) or Swati Patel (email: spatel@ucu.org.uk) Dear Colleague Registration is now open for UCU members

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Our Stirling Branch UCU office has moved to C3A42

The Stirling Branch UCU office has now been relocated to the A corridor in Cottrell, in room 3A42. The office will be open all day Tuesdays as well as Wednesday afternoons, and all members of staff, whether members or non-members, are invited to drop in at any time, for a chat or a cup of

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Calendar of events for 2017 / 2018

The UCU calendar of events for the next year can be found here. All training courses are free of charge to UCU members.

Gender Identity Guides

You can see two very useful documents here, one on Gender Identity and one on an LGBT Guide to Language in Use: https://www.ucu.org.uk/media/8600/Guide-to-Gender-Identity-May-17/pdf/Guide_to_gender_identity_may_17.pdf https://www.ucu.org.uk/media/8602/LGBT-a-guide-to-language-in-use-May-17/pdf/LGBT__language_May_17.pdf