Qld Division

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: Cleaning Jobs Go While JCU Makes Millions

    Posted 7 April 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    At a meeting on Wednesday morning, James Cook University (JCU) cleaning staff on the Townsville campus were told their jobs will go as part of the University’s push to outsource services on its ...

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  3. 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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  4. Media Release: UQ staff vote to strike

    Posted 12 February 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Members of the NTEU at the University of Queensland voted yesterday to step up their Enterprise Bargaining campaign with a set of actions culminating in a 24 hour strike in the second week of ...

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. edXpress#10 out now

    Posted 14 August 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    Want to find out the latest news and views from the National Tertiary Education Union and what’s happening on our campuses around the country? Want to learn more about the union’s ...

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  9. Seeing red over the gender pay gap during Bluestocking Week 12-16 August

    Posted 12 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

     

    University women across Australia are donning blue stockings and putting their best foot (and leg) forward for Bluestocking Week, 12-16 August.

    NTEU National President, Jeannie Rea, who ...

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  10. NTEU “Vote Smart” ads start tonight

    Posted 12 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Claiming that university classes have almost doubled in size, the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) begins its Vote Smart advertising campaign tonight.

    The TV advertisements call for a Green ...

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