Save the Women’s Library!

Last Month London Met University announced plans to sell off the Women’s Library. If a new home is not found by December 2012 the University will run the library as a skeleton service, opening only one day a week. Continue reading

Save the Women’s Library – model letter

Below is a model letter that women’s and feminist groups can send to Malcolm Gillies – Vice Chancellor of London Met. Feel free to amend the letter and email to m.gillies@londonmet.ac.uk Continue reading

NUS Women move left

NUS Women’s Conference (13-15 March) gave the left many reasons to look forward to the year ahead. NCAFC women who were delegates at the conference discuss elections, campaigning and the NUS Women’s Campaign vote to organise a 2012 national demo Continue reading

Support Kelley Temple for NUS Women’s Officer – Build a serious left in NUS Women’s Campaign as part of a fighting student women’s movement

NCAFC Women are supporting Kelley Temple in the elections for NUS National Women’s Officer at this week’s NUS Women’s Conference (13-15 March, Leeds). Kelley Temple is not part of the NCAFC, but we are supporting her because we think her election can be a step in building the fighting student women’s movement we are working towards. As part of this, and in order to realise that potential, we are seeking to build a serious, organised left-wing with NUS Women’s Campaign.
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NUS Women’s Officer elections: Kelley Temple speaks to NCAFC Women about cuts, free education and the left in NUS

Kelley Temple is standing against incumbent Estelle Hart for NUS Women’s Officer. NCAFC Women wrote to Kelley, as the more left-wing of the two candidates and as the challenger, to ask her some questions about where she stands so we can discuss whether NCAFC Women will support Kelley’s campaign. Here’s what she said… Continue reading

Fight sexism in our student unions!

We’ve all probably experienced sexism in our unions – whether it’s sexist club nights; the fact that women students are under-represented as sabbaticals; or a lack of support services for women students. Have you had enough? Jennifer Krase (NUS Women’s Committee and Bangor University student activist) certainly has! Continue reading

NUS Women’s Officer elections: Questions for Kelley Temple

Kelley Temple is standing against incumbent Estelle Hart for NUS Women’s Officer. We are writing to Kelley, as the more left-wing of the two candidates and as the challenger, to ask her some questions about where she stands. Continue reading

Charter for Women in Education

Taking inspiration from women’s movements of the 1970s we intend to organise our activity around a Charter for Women in Education. Continue reading

Statement from members of the NCAFC Women’s Committee on the behaviour of Fiona Edwards at NCAFC Conference

The following is a statement from members of the NCAFC Women’s Committee on the behaviour of Committee member Fiona Edwards at NCAFC Conference (Liverpool, 28-28 January). Continue reading

NCAFC Conference 2012 – NCAFC Women Motion

The following motion was passed at NCAFC National Conference, 28-29 January 2012.

It will form the basis for NCAFC Women’s activity going forward from the conference – if you have ideas or comments please comment or get in touch as ncafc.women@gmail.com Continue reading