UK Education Newswire Archive
26-11-2010 18:32Student protests literally exploded all over Italy to block the approval of the new infamous Gelmini reform, which aims at privatising the university and turning it into a profit-making machine. Thousands and thousands of students have held demonstrations all over the peninsula and occupied university buildings.
26-11-2010 12:19A call has gone out for a united day of action (students, workers, the unemployed, everyone) on Saturday Dec 4th.
25-11-2010 17:57The occupiers of the Radcliffe Camera have been evicted by police smashing their way in and dragging everyone out.
25-11-2010 17:45After 48 hours the Royal Holloway Anti Cuts Alliance occupation has been a success - public management meetings in the pipeline!
25-11-2010 15:12Footage from the protest in Leeds yesterday.
As the majority of occupiers joined 20,000 university, FE and school students from across London on a demonstration in central London, a few SOAS students stayed behind to defend the occupation space. University management chose this moment to pursue their legal challenge.
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25-11-2010 08:45Students with support of the local UCU branch have occupied the university's Learning Resource Centre
25-11-2010 01:41The group occupying the Radcliffe Camera in Oxford has had a massive morale boost with an extra bunch of people pushing past security to join us.
24-11-2010 23:34The Royal Holloway Anti Cuts Alliance are still occupying the picture gallery corridor of Founder’s building
24-11-2010 21:20A press statement released by the occupants of the University of Manchester Roscoe building.
24-11-2010 21:08Italy - Senate, airport, train stations, cities: students have stopped the country fighting education reform and the cuts to education! These are very intense days in Italy: final cuts to the university has created a huge mobilization all over the country.
24-11-2010 20:01Sheffield University has been occupied by students opposed to the increase in tuition fees and education cuts.
Support the occupation against Higher Fees and Public Sector Cuts!
Come and join us in Hicks Building LT 5 & 6.
24-11-2010 19:25Interview conducted today (24th November) with a student currently involved in the occupation of the Hicks Building at Sheffield University as part of the national wave of actions against education cuts.