NTEU National Office

All Posts

  1. Media Release: Compromise misses the point

    Posted by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Any changes to higher education which allow universities to charge students whatever they like for a university degree must not be allowed to proceed, the NTEU said today.

    The NTEU continues to call ...

    Read More

  2. National Council 2014 - photo galleries

    Posted 24 October 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    Photos from the 2014 NTEU National Council.

    Read More

  3. Copyright reforms and the rights of authors: ‘Fair use’ versus ‘fair dealing’

    Posted 24 October 2014 by Jen T. Kwok (NTEU National Office)

    A shorter version of this post is included in the current Advocate.

    Amidst the astounding technological developments that have transformed how content is created and shared at the start of the 21st ...

    Read More

  4. Two rounds enough: ERA does more harm than good

    Posted 22 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    This article by NTEU Naitonal Vice-President (Academic), Andrew Bonnell, appears in today's The Australian

    ...

    Read More

    0 comments Tags: ,
  5. A tribute to Gough, in four parts

    Posted 21 October 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    Inger Mewburn (The Thesis Whisperer) this morning ditched the topic she was writing for her regular Advocate column in lieu of a tribute to Gough Whitlam. This column will appear in the upcoming ...

    Read More

  6. Vale Gough Whitlam: Champion of education and youth

    Posted 21 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union today pays tribute to Gough Whitlam, who as Prime Minister dragged Australia into a new era focused on equality and opportunity.

    Gough Whitlam had great faith ...

    Read More

  7. Media Release: Saddling students with debt is #UnAustralian

    Posted 21 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU this morning released the UnAustralian: a satirical newspaper set in 2024 showing what Australia could look like if Christopher Pyne’s higher education changes pass the Senate.

    The ...

    Read More

  8. EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about it

    Posted 21 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Today NTEU members and supporters will be distributing a glimpse into the future should Pyne’s unfair higher education changes pass the Senate. The unAustralian will be available today online ...

    Read More

  9. Media Release: Staff morale at SCU ‘lower than a snake’s belly’

    Posted 21 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Staff at Southern Cross University have shown that low staff morale at the University is a serious issue despite claims from the VC that it was not.

    Staff members highlighted this in a survey on ...

    Read More

  10. Media Release: Dropping interest will make very little difference to student debts

    Posted 21 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU says that dropping the highly controversial proposed interest rate on university student debts will have little impact on student debt levels. 

    “The NTEU is confident that cross ...

    Read More

    Fact Sheet
    (345 KB) - PDF

    Student debt without interest rate

    • Published: 21 Oct, 2014