EDUCATION AGAINST AUSTERITY: Re-Imagining the University Teach-In 26th Nov 2011

EDUCATION AGAINST AUSTERITY: Re-Imagining the University Teach-In 26th Nov 2011

A day of solidarity & resistance against austerity in education.

 Programme:

  • 10 a.m. Registration / Tea & Coffee
  • 10.30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Opening plenary – Education against Austerity

Mark Bergfeld (Education Activist Network; NUS NEC), Sue Clegg (Leeds Metropolitan University), Speaker from Occupy Leeds, Angelos (Greek Student)

  • 12 – 1 p.m. Lunch

 

  • 1 – 2 p.m. Sarah Amsler (Campaign for the Public University) – ‘The Demands of the Alternative White Paper: Solidarity, Campaign & Action’.

 

  • 2 – 3 p.m. The Really Open University presents Mike Neary (University of Lincoln) – ‘Student as Producer: Re-imagining academic labour’.

 

  • 3 – 3.15 p.m. Tea & Coffee

 

  • 3.15 – 5 p.m. N30 & Beyond: What’s next? – Union Panel & Closing Discussion

Paul Blackledge (Leeds Met UCU), Richard Miles (Leeds College of Art UCU), TBC Jo Johnson (Leeds Met SU), TBC Patrick Murphy (Leeds NUT), Lesley McGorrigan (Leeds UCU)

6 p.m: N30 Leeds planning social + banner/placard making + drinks and snacks.

            @The Space Project

37-38 Mabgate Green

Leeds

About educationactivistnetwork
The education activist network provides national coordination for trade unionists, academics, university workers and student campaigners fighting to defend jobs and education in the UK.

One Response to EDUCATION AGAINST AUSTERITY: Re-Imagining the University Teach-In 26th Nov 2011

  1. Rob says:

    It would be helpful to say where the event is being held. Only the evening social and banner-making workshop is at the Space Project. The rest of the day is at Leeds Metropolitan University (Silver Building):

    http://spaceproject.org.uk/events/icalrepeat.detail/2011/11/26/40/-/reimagining-the-university-leeds-ean-conference.html

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