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Posts tagged with higher education

  1. Debate already shifted onto how to make students pay according to NTEU

    Posted 24 April 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)


    The frame of debate over university funding has shifted over the past few  weeks as we head towards the Abbott Government’s first budget. Rather than continuing campaigning to ...

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  2. Media Release: Fee hikes could lose money, NTEU warns in lead up to student protests

    Posted 25 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) supports the National Union of Students (NUS) National Day of Action (NDA) to be held Wednesday 26 March.

    The NDA will give voice to concerns over the ...

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  3. NUS National Day of Action: Wednesday 26 March 2014

    Posted 14 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Union of Students has called a NDA on 26 March to protest the Abbott Government’s repressive agenda for higher education.

    NTEU supports students taking action to protest cuts to ...

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  4. Media Release: NTEU calls on Napthine to support TAFE in wake of Hall resignation

    Posted 13 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Following the resignation of State cabinet minister, Peter Hall, the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is calling on Premier Napthine to appoint a replacement that is supportive of higher ...

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  5. NTEU meetings to endorse ACU Enterprise Agreement

    Posted 24 January 2014 by Renee Veal (NTEU National Office)

    Dear Colleague,

    The NTEU along with the CPSU have been negotiating a new Enterprise Agreement with the ACU.

    The Branch Executive of the NTEU is holding several video conferences to discuss the ...

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    ACU Enterprise Agreement - NOT CERTIFIED

    • Published: 24 Jan, 2014
    • Valid: 24/01/14 - 24/01/14

  6. Union wins disability discrimination case at the Equal Opportunity Commission

    Posted 11 September 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    Swinburne University of Technology today agreed to settle a discrimination claim made to the Victorian Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission by Joanne Waldron, an administrator employed by ...

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  7. Will a university degree cost a second mortgage under Abbott?

    Posted 3 September 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)


    “The real reason for Tony Abbott’s silence on university funding in this election is because he does not want to reveal his real agenda – to increase the cost of going to ...

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  8. NTEU and Australian Greens to co-host a #Votesmart ‘tweetup’

    Posted 27 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Australian Greens leader Senator Christine Milne and higher education spokesperson Senator Lee Rhiannon will join NTEU National President Jeannie Rea in a Vote Smart ‘tweetup’ on Thursday ...

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  9. Thousands protest over the future of higher education

    Posted 20 August 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    Thousands of university staff and students across Australia took part in today’s (Tuesday’s) National Day of Action aimed at putting higher education higher up the political agenda for ...

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  10. La Trobe University staff to protest on Open Days

    Posted 16 August 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    La Trobe University staff will protest over stalled collective agreement negotiations at the Open Days of its different campuses, following a vote taken yesterday (Thursday).

    This Sunday (18 ...

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