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  1. Industrial Action Ballot Process Explained and FAQs

    Posted 23 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    A ballot of NTEU members will open on Wednesday, October 30 to determine if we want to make industrial action available as a way to support our bargaining claims.

    Ballot Process Explained

    The ...

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  2. Bargaining at a standstill, Flinders staff deserve better: A message to non-members

    Posted 17 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    Below is the text of an email that was sent to all Flinders University staff who are not union members explaining the current situation in bargaining.


    Dear colleagues,

    I am writing to bring ...

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  3. Flinders NTEU members vote for industrial action ballot

    Posted 15 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    NTEU members met yesterday and directed the Branch to apply for a ballot to enable union members to take industrial action in support of their bargaining claims.

    Branch President Ron Slee gave a ...

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  4. NTEU National General Staff Conference, 5-6 November 2013

    Posted 4 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU’s National General Staff Conference will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday 5-6 November 2013, at the University of Adelaide. Delegates will be coming from all NTEU branches across the ...

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  5. Flinders management digs heels in, NTEU calls emergency meeting to consider moving to industrial action

    Posted 2 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    The Flinders Branch has called an urgent meeting of members in response to management intransigence at the bargaining table. This meeting will consider whether to ballot for industrial action.


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  6. NTEU Cultural Survey

    Posted 26 September 2013 by Katherine Gale (SA Division)

    All members are encouraged to fill out this important survey that seeks to identify any barriers members may face in engaging with our union. This survey forms part of the research of Catherine ...

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  7. 2013 edition of Agenda magazine

    Posted 19 September 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The 2013 edition of NTEU's annual women's magazine, Agenda, is now available online. All NTEU women members will receive a copy in the post shortly.

    We're proud of this edition, which is packed with ...

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    Agenda vol. 21

    Holding the Line!

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  8. From Opposition to Ambiguity, But Still No Progress

    Posted 17 September 2013 by Anne Buchecker (Flinders University)

    A further meeting of the Formal Negotiating Group was held on Friday 13 September. Matters of key significance have been no further advanced. Interestingly, though, the management tone has changed ...

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  9. NTEU launches MyStudentDebt.com.au to highlight accumulating HELP debt

    Posted 6 September 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    A first degree shouldn’t cost a second mortgage!

    Australian students have accumulated debt from their university study of over $34 billion. We estimate outstanding HELP debt is ...

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    Fact Sheet
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    My Student Debt fact sheet

  10. If Tony Abbott wins, independent research loses

    Posted 5 September 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has condemned Tony Abbott’s proposed Commission of Audit which will “re-prioritise” about $900 million in annual Australian Research ...

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