• Marking Boycott Called Off

    Earlier in May, due to ongoing disputes between the University of Nottingham and the University and College Union (UCU), students were informed of further industrial action. The industrial action outlined included a marking and assessment boycott which threatened this year's graduation. Last week, a deal was reached on the...
  • UoN Responds To UCU Marking Boycott

    In response to the University and College Union's (UCU) announcement that some staff may engage in a marking boycott over summer, the University of Nottingham has released a statement regarding their policy on students' grade assessments. The changes would mean some students' final results could be based on past...
  • UCU Strikes On Campus Continue

    In the last week of March, the University of Nottingham was one of 29 universities whose staff were taking part in another week of strikes. Esme McKenzie spoke to the University of Nottingham branch of the University and College Union about their decision to take further strike action....
  • An 11th Hour Deal To Stop Strikes?

    The University and College Union (UCU) announced this week a second wave of strikes to take place over February and early March, including at the University of Nottingham. Part of an ongoing dispute with the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) over cuts to pensions, the Union has threatened to stage...
  • Why I Believe You Should Support The Strikes

    With the UCU having announced a three day strike this December, and plans for more next semester, third year student Alice Nott explains why she supports the lecturers' striking....
  • UCU December Strikes Confirmed

    It has todbeen confirmed that industrial action at the University of Nottingham, led by the University and College Union (UCU), will take place between the 1st and 3rd December. The announcement comes after a UCU ballot at the University resulted in majority support for such action. Lauren McGaun reports...
  • UoN’s UCU Vote In Favour Of Strikes

    Members of the University of Nottingham's University and College Union (UCU) have today backed strike action in a dispute over pay and working conditions. Lauren McGaun reports on the anticipated industrial action....