Strike 2018

Industrial action: Support actions update

Posted on 8 May 2018 by Amanda Coffey

Dear student, This is a note to update you further on our plans to address the disruption caused as a result of the recent industrial action. Staff have been working hard, over and since the Easter Recess, to make arrangements to address missed teaching and learning opportunities, and to ensure that assessment takes into account
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Industrial strike action ends

Posted on 13 April 2018 by Colin Riordan

Dear colleague, Today, UCU members have voted in favour of accepting an ACAS proposal for a Joint Expert Panel. This means that all industrial action – including strike action and action short of a strike for the week of 16 April 2018 – has been suspended with immediate effect. I very much welcome today’s decision,
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Strike action ends

Posted on 13 April 2018 by Amanda Coffey

Dear students, Today, UCU members have voted in favour of accepting an ACAS proposal for a Joint Expert Panel in relation to the USS pension scheme. This means that all industrial action – including strike action for the week of 16 April 2018 and action short of a strike – has been suspended with immediate
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Strike action: Supporting your learning and revision

Posted on 11 April 2018 by Amanda Coffey

Professor Amanda Coffey, Pro Vice-Chancellor Student Experience and Academic Standards updates students on how the University is continuing to support your learning and revision as you return to your studies following the Easter break. Dear students, As you prepare to return to your studies following the Easter break, I want to update you on the
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Vice-Chancellor’s all-staff email – March 2018

Posted on 27 March 2018 by Colin Riordan

Dear colleague March has been another very difficult month for the universities involved in the USS dispute, and Cardiff of course has been no exception. It rapidly became clear that we employers had dramatically underestimated the strength of feeling that the original UUK proposal would provoke, and the move to negotiate under the auspices of
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Message from the Vice-Chancellor

Posted on 16 March 2018 by Colin Riordan

Message from the Vice-Chancellor: Action short of a strike and phased pay deductions We understand that colleagues who are participating in industrial action care passionately about their students, and regret what they sincerely see as a necessity for continued action. On that basis, and within the constraints of action short of a strike, we take
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