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Independent polling commissioned by the National Tertiary Education Union has confirmed that a range of marginal Government MPs would lose their seats if an election were held tomorrow.
The poll ...
National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) analysis (attached) shows that the proposed new Commonwealth Scholarship scheme for higher education students introduced as part of the 2014-15 Federal Budget ...
Thousands of people will take to the streets tomorrow in Bust the Budget Rallies to demonstrate their opposition to the Abbott-Hockey Government’s first budget. Rallies will be held around the ...
Pyne’s comments in today’s Australian clearly demonstrate a Minister who doesn’t know his own policy and who is making it up on the run.
Christopher Pyne and the Coalition have cut ...
Students at the University of Melbourne are poised to pay more and get less thanks to both the university and government policy.
In an email to staff, Melbourne University Vice Chancellor, Professor ...
NTEU analysis released today (download available below) shows the Government’s proposed changes to higher education funding and regulation are fundamentally unfair and will impact most heavily on disadvantaged students and universities with large numbers of disadvantaged students.
“Christopher Pyne’s time as the Minister for Education may well become to be known as the Age of Inequity,” said Jeannie Rea, NTEU National President.
The Union’s analysis of the Budget’s higher education equity measures shows that disadvantaged students will be hit hardest by the policy changes which include increased fees, higher levels of debt and cuts to start-up and relocation
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 ...
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 ...
The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is urging universities to not disadvantage students who participate in National Union of Students protests around the country tomorrow.
“The NTEU ...
Tonight’s budget has seen Tony Abbott succeed in his quest to be known as an ‘infrastructure prime minister’.
He and Christopher Pyne have paved a road to ruin for our public ...