universities


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Mar, 18

Pension’s deficit leads to strike action from University and College workers

Pension deficit for UK university staff

Industrial action is always the last resort when it comes to workers or unions voicing their opposition to plans and schemes proposed by their employers, however this is the situation for University and College staff, ranging across managers, librarians, lecturers and administrators. The dispute comes as the University and College Union (UCU) disputes Universities UK… Read more »


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Apr, 17

Only a quarter of UK Universities are on track to meet their carbon reduction targets by 2020

Only a quarter of UK Universities are on track to meet their carbon reduction targets by 2020

The results of the 2016 People and Planet survey show that 75% of Universities in the UK are behind on their targets to reduce their carbon footprint by 2020. The study has ranked 150 UK Universities and Colleges in a league table based on their findings about many topics such as the environmental policies, worker’s… Read more »