w/c 20 August 2018
USS Proposed Changes - Consultation
The formal 60 day consultation period on the proposed changes to the USS pension scheme will start on Monday, 3 September 2018 and will close on Tuesday, 2 November 2018. A consultation pack will be sent to all current and prospective members of USS from 24 August 2018. This includes details on how affected members of staff can comment on the proposals.
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Effectiveness Review of Boards of Studies - Green Paper consultation
Colleagues are invited to engage with the Effectiveness Review, which is jointly-led by the University Secretary and the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Provost, by providing a response to the online consultation on the Review's Green Paper.
Finance Transformation information Lunch & Learn sessions
Our interim Chief Financial Officer, Denise McConnell, is leading on transforming financial operations across the University. To help you understand more about specific aspects of the project, there will be Lunch and Learn sessions covering a variety of topics.
New contractor car parking permits
Due to increasing numbers of contractors parking across the University site, it has been necessary to review the existing process of issuing on-site car parking permits for contractors.
(23 Aug 2018) » More about New contractor car parking permits
Palace Green Library's Bodies of Evidence
As part of Palace Green Library's Bodies of Evidence exhibition, there is an extensive programme full of events for various ages, including free workshops, evening lectures, exhibition tours with subject specialists, and free family activities. Please visit Palace Green Library's What's On page to view the events listings.
(23 Aug 2018) » More about Palace Green Library's Bodies of Evidence
Stephenson College walk to Durham
To mark their arrival in Durham City, students, staff and friends of Stephenson College will join together to walk 24 miles from Stockton to Durham on Monday, 24 September 2018. In what will be a fond farewell to Stockton, the walk will also serve to raise funds for Foundation. A national organisation with a Durham branch on North Road, Foundation provides support to homeless and vulnerable people across Durham City.
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