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  1. Private Providers allegation that Department is "sabotaging" Australia's higher education sector are off base.

    Posted 22 August 2012 by Terri Macdonald (NTEU National Office)

    Stephen Nagle, director of the nationally spread Holmes Institute (a private provider mainly focusing on business degrees and diplomas in business, english and cookery), has come out ...

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  2. SOS Prahran Community Rally - 12 noon Wednesday 22 August

    Posted 21 August 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    @Swinburne University of Technology, St John Street, Prahran (runs between Chapel & Thomas Streets)

    Join staff, students and locals in a rally to save Swinburne University of Technology’s ...

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  3. Thousands rally to save TAFE

    Posted 17 August 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    Thousands rallied in Melbourne for the Save TAFE march to Parliament on 16 August with staff and students bussing in from all over the state.

    Starting at the State Library of Victoria, with speeches ...

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  4. Bluestocking Week – University women rally (in blue stockings)

    Posted 3 August 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    University women in Melbourne will don blue stockings for a rally on the steps of the State Library of Victoria next Friday 10 August, 10.30am for 11am.

     National Tertiary Education Union ...

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  5. PUBLIC RALLY AGAINST TAFE FUNDING CUTS AT RMIT ON AUGUST 2

    Posted 1 August 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The campaign to stop massive budget reductions to Victoria’s 18 TAFE institutes moves to the central city tomorrow with a protest rally against the cuts at RMIT University’s city campus.

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  6. NTEU Media Release: Increase in disadvantaged students welcome but who will teach them?

    Posted 23 April 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) welcomes government figures showing a surge in students from low socio economic backgrounds attending university, but cautions more academic staff are ...

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  7. Government Plans for $265m Boost Student Income Support to Benefit Regional Students

    Posted 14 September 2011 by Terri Macdonald (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU today commended the Federal Government's $265m increase in Student Income Support, noting that the targeted changes will significantly improve levels of support for regional students.

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  8. NTEU Submission to the Review of Student Income Support Reforms 2011

    Posted 8 June 2011 by Terri Macdonald (NTEU National Office)

    Attached is NTEU's submission to the Review of Student Income Support Reforms 2011.

    In responding to the review, the Union stresses that there has not sufficient time to fully explore the impact of ...

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  9. NTEU Submission to the Strategic Review of the Student Visa Program 2011

    Posted 8 June 2011 by Terri Macdonald (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU's submission to the submission to the Strategic Review of the Student Visa Program 2011 is attached below.

    In our submission to the 2009 Baird Review of the ESOS Act, NTEU recommended that a ...

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  10. Media Coverage: 'Pass Marks can be Degrading' The Australian

    Posted 17 March 2011 by Jen T. Kwok (NTEU National Office)

    An article today in The Australian looks at recent research on the alleged "soft marking" of international students.

    Jeannie Rea is quoted stating that some academic staff have been pushed into a ...

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