Monthly Archives: May 2013

Save ULU, defend student unions: demonstrate outside the University Board

On the 22nd May the University of London’s Trustee Board is meeting to decide on the future of ULU. This will be the last point at which the University can voluntarily reverse its decision to get rid of ULU; whatever the outcome, we will refuse to be abolished. We are calling a demonstration to fight […]

Emergency motion to NUS NEC: Save ULU and Promote London Representation

This is a motion that we are submitting to the NUS National Executive Council (NEC) meeting next week (9th May): it asks for NUS to lend its support in the fight to save ULU, and also support the ongoing efforts of ULU and its constituent members building credible student representation across London universities and colleges. […]

PRESS RELEASE: Students pledge to fight ULU closure

This morning, Friday 3rd May, the University of London voted to shut down its students’ union. The University of London Union has been at the heart of student life in London for decades. It represents more than 120,000 students, and is the only London-wide representation that students have. The union has been at the centre […]

Save ULU: Lobby the University of London Council

This Friday, ULU might get abolished. Come and show your support for us this Friday! Gather at Senate House at 8am on Friday 3rd May for a lobby of the Council. For more info, see our press release: London’s only city-wide union will fight closure On Friday morning, the University of London Council will decide […]

ULU ‘Student Bloc’ on 18 May Defend London’s NHS Demo

University of London Union (ULU) ‘Student Bloc’ on 18 May Defend London’s NHS Demo An unprecedented coalition of health campaigners, trade unions, medical staff and London residents have called a demonstration to defend London’s NHS on 18 May. The Coalition is attacking our health service on a scale never seen before. This is part of […]

Building a London-wide students’ union – meeting 16-05-13

This is a message we are sending out to London student officers and activists about an upcoming meeting to discuss the building of a London-wide Students’ Union: Dear all, For a number of years, students and student unions across London have been engaged in various processes towards creating London-wide student representation in order to be […]