La Trobe University

Posts tagged with media release

  1. Media Release: Full day ‘Sport Strike’ at La Trobe Melbourne (Navitas)

    Posted 28 May 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Staff at La Trobe Melbourne (Navitas) will strike again today in response to management’s unwillingness to negotiate fairly with staff.

    Last week, staff participated in protected industrial ...

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  2. Media Release: $100,000 degrees and loan repayments into your future

    Posted 27 May 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU research released today shows the impact increased university fees will have on students.

    The research also includes predictions of how far fees will rise under the new arrangements as ...

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  3. Media Release: Budget will pave road to ruin for public higher education

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

    Tomorrow’s Budget will see Tony Abbott achieve in his quest to be known as an ‘infrastructure Prime Minister”.

    Christopher Pyne and Tony Abbott will be paving a road to ruin for ...

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  4. Media Release: Audit Commission’s proposal to increase student fees to promote quality and access won’t work, says NTEU

    Posted 1 May 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Increasing the cost of getting a university degree through increasing HELP fees plus deregulating fees is not the way to ensure Australia has a robust and internationally reputable higher education ...

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  5. Media Release: La Trobe University staff vote for industrial action

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

    NTEU members at La Trobe University yesterday voted to endorse industrial action across the university’s campuses.

    Staff will strike on Wednesday, 26th March following the breakdown of ...

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  6. Media Release: Merry Christmas - You're Sacked!

    Posted 17 December 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    While the Federal Coalition government oversees the destruction of tens of thousands of jobs in the manufacturing sector, the Napthine government continues to ensure that there is no Christmas cheer ...

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  7. Media Release: Labor shows strong support for universities and their students

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

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) congratulates the Labor Opposition on its decision today to oppose Christopher Pyne’s damaging funding cuts to Australian universities and their ...

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  8. Media Release: RMIT staff on strike in bitter dispute over new enterprise agreement

    Posted 19 November 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) at RMIT University will be striking for 24 hours on Wednesday 20 November. 

    There will be picket lines at all major entrances on both the ...

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  9. Media Release: University professional staff change the pace on Cup Day

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

    University staff are doing thousands of hours of unpaid overtime every year as they try to keep pace with the rate of change, increased enrolments and budget cuts.

    Pausing for a moment, over 120 ...

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  10. Media Release: RMIT staff to strike for a new Enterprise Agreement

    Posted 8 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Classes will be cancelled and services closed for 24 hours this Thursday 10 October as RMIT University academic and professional staff strike for their new Enterprise Agreement. 

    Picket lines ...

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