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  1. Media Release: QLD universities among hardest hit

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

    The National Tertiary Education Union has joined staff and members of the community outside QLD Parliament today in a protest against the proposed changes to higher education.

    The protest coincided ...

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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: Students have a right to protest against unfair cuts to university funding

    Posted 20 May 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    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 ...

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  4. Media Release: Budget: Road to ruin for public higher education

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

    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 ...

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. Media Release: University of Queensland staff strike

    Posted 11 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU members at the University of Queensland (UQ) will strike today for better pay and conditions at the University.

    A meeting of NTEU members at UQ voted unanimously on the 11th of February to ...

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  9. Media Release: NTEU advertisement highlights plight of University of Queensland staff

    Posted 11 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has taken out a full page advertisement on page 10 of today’s Courier Mail to highlight the plight of staff employed at the University of Queensland ...

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  10. 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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