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  1. In support of asylum seekers

    Posted 7 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    In response to the Rudd Labor Government’s ‘Regional Settlement Arrangement”, the ACTU Executive last week unanimously carried the following motion in support of decent attitudes, ...

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  2. Union calls on ANU to review funding, not just the decision to scrap tutorials

    Posted 7 August 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The ACT Division of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) today called on the Australian National University (ANU) to review its continuing budget cuts to the College of Arts and Social ...

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  3. Reining in the higher education regulator

    Posted 5 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Review of Higher Education released today by Minister for Higher Education, Senator Kim Carr, will be welcomed members of the National Tertiary Education Union because it explicitly recognises ...

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  4. Campaign for decent workloads and decent salaries!

    Posted 5 August 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    NTEU rejects salary cuts and overwork at ANU

    Dear NTEU members at ANU

    As you are aware, over the last few months the Vice-Chancellor has made the future of working at ANU clear: you will need to do ...

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  5. Bluestocking Week in the ACT

    Posted 5 August 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    NB - venue change for ACU drinks! See below.

    This year the NTEU is celebrating and highlighting women in higher education again during Bluestocking Week, from 12-16 August.

    In the ACT Division, ...

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  6. Federal Election called for 7 Sept

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

    In his speech announcing the election date this afternoon, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd referred to the opportunity given to him by a previous Labor Government when as a country kid from Queensland, the ...

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  7. Staff shortages start to bite

    Posted 2 August 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    ANU froze hiring of new staff in May, following months of what the former HR director described as a 'staffing chill'. Students have now taken their stories of the resulting widening gaps in ...

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    NTEU ACT Division Secretary Stephen Darwin outside the ANU School of Law, Photograph by Melissa Adams, Canberra Times
  8. There is a gender pay gap in universities: Bluestocking Week 12-16 August

    Posted 2 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    During Bluestocking Week, the Union is both celebrating the achievements of women staff and students in higher education and highlighting the ongoing gender inequities.

    Recently the ACTU President, ...

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  9. NTEU response to Vice-Chancellor's below-inflation pay offer

    Posted 31 July 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    The NTEU Division Secretary, in his capacity of chief negotiator for staff in enterprise bargaining at the ANU, has sent the following response to Vice-Chancellor Ian Young's offer of ...

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  10. Union suspends negotiations and considers industrial action at the Australian National University

    Posted 31 July 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The ACT Division of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has today suspended negotiations with ANU management over a new enterprise agreement following a derisory salary offer for ANU staff.

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