UCU York Strike Calendar 2020

Please add your events with descriptions, links, time and location to this document.
You can add them to your Google Calendar here:
https://bit.ly/39vQw7M

York students from any department are welcome at all events. We will look forward to seeing you there!

20 February

21 February

Teach-out at Heslington Meeting Room - Human rights litigation, perspectives from three women human rights defenders - 9.30am-12noon. This is in particular for CAHR MA and LLM students but all welcome.

Solidarity Social, The Waggon & Horses, Lawrence Street, York. From 4 pm. All welcome.

24 February

CRAFTING WORKSHOP: Making placards, banners, and bunting. We’ll provide supplies, but feel free to bring any extra scraps or sparkles!

Holmefield Community Centre, 11:00-12:45 & (lunch break) & 2:15pm-4pm

25 February

READ OUT: Radical Archaeology Reading Group, Eagle and Child, 11:00: Reading Graeber’s Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology

26 February

TEACH OUT: TFTI-themed Session on Politics and Pedagogy, Venue Hes Hall, 12pm (contact n.jones@york.ac.uk for info)

PHILOSOPHY TEACH OUT: Cristián Fatauros, School of Law and Social Sciences at the National University of Cordoba, Argentina. Federalism and Justice, Holmefield Centre, Peel Close. 1PM-2PM. ALL WELCOME.

Solidarity Social, Charles XII - Politics UCU staff, friends, families and supporters. From 2.30 pm all welcome.

Solidarity Social, The Waggon & Horses, Lawrence Street, York. From 4 pm. All welcome.

2 March

CRAFTING WORKSHOP: Making placards, mini placards, banners, bunting, and goose masks! We’ll provide supplies, but feel free to bring any extra scraps or sparkles!

Holmefield Community Centre, 11:00-12:45 & (lunch break) & 2:15pm-4pm

3 March

TEACH OUT: Archaeology PhD research, Eagle and Child, 11:00

4 March

10:00am - MINUTE OF SILENCE for Stefan Grimm (see link for more details. CW: suicide, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stefan_Grimm)

5 March

TEACH OUT: Turn up to Teach out. Solidarity and learning - All welcome!

Holmefield Community Centre, 12:30-4:30pm

Sign up to teach out: https://doodle.com/poll/4z5c4u72i4p7dcpn

Or just turn up! 10 minutes per paper + Q&A. Subject matter: absolutely anything

Contact: isra.black@york.ac.uk

9 March

TEACH OUT: LGBTQ+ Archaeology teach out, Eagle and Child, 11:00

10 March

TEACH OUT: The use of Archaeology for constructing national identities, Eagle and Child, 11:00 Contact Despoina Sampatakou - ds1510@york.ac.uk

TEACH OUT: Universities and Social Justice, organised by the Department of Social Policy and Social Work; 12-2pm, Holmefield Centre, all welcome; contact: ruth.patrick@york.ac.uk  / enrico.reuter@york.ac.uk 

11 March

TEACH OUT: POLITICS - Migration, Bordering, Human Rights and the Global Hostile Environment. 14.00-16.00. Crescent Community Venue, 8 The Crescent, York, YO24 1AW. All welcome.

Contact Simon Parker - email sparkerworld@me.com

12 March

TEACH OUT: ARCHAEOLOGY and SOCIOLOGY, The 4 Fights, Eagle and Child, 11.00-13.00

TEACH OUT: LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS - Crescent Community Venue, 1-2pm

Contact Thomas Jochum-Critchley: thomas.jochum-critchley@york.ac.uk 

UCU YORK BRANCH MEETING - Crescent Community Venue @ 2pm

Open Mic for the Climate - Spark, 7:30pm. An evening of music, poetry, and protest for our planet. Organised by student activists, in preparation for climate strikes on Friday, March 13 (more info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/140459947222773/)

13 March

Uni of York Climate strike & TEACH OUT: “Strike to demand climate action from the University of York”. Starting at Heslington Hall at 11am and moving to the Holmefield Community Centre for 12pm for our Climate Teach Out (more info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/heslington-hall/uni-of-york-climate-strike/2573903882718441/)

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Info RE: venue booking:

NB. Heslington Meeting Room available for booking at the following times:

on 26th Feb from 2pm to 4.00pm

on 2nd March to 12.30

on 3rd March all day

on 4th March to 4.00pm

on 5th March all day

on 10th March all day

It may be possible to book the Crescent Community Venue for other strike days. Let me (Simon) know if you have a booking request via sparkerworld@me.com

TEACH OUT: Turn up and teach out! Venue TBD.