Qld Division

Posts tagged with media release

  1. 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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  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. 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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  4. 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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  5. Media Release: NTEU Members Rally at University of Queensland

    Posted 20 November 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) walked off the job at lunchtime yesterday at the University of Queensland (UQ).

    At 12.30, professional staff, librarians, TESOL teachers and ...

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  6. Media Release: University of Queensland Staff Walk Off on Half-Day Strike

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

    Academic and Professional staff at the University of Queensland (UQ) are escalating industrial action with a half-day stoppage on Tuesday November 19 from 12.30 p.m. , in their campaign for better ...

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  7. 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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  8. Media Release: Staff Vote for Industrial Action at University of QLD

    Posted 30 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) voted unanimously yesterday for further industrial action at the University of Queensland (UQ).

    From today NTEU members will be displaying ...

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  9. 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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  10. 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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