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  1. Media Release: Box Hill Institute in Lilydale a political stunt

    Posted 16 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The Victorian Liberal Government has announced a so-called new education campus in Lilydale to be run by Box Hill Institute.

    NTEU represents workers in the tertiary education sector, including many ...

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  2. Chomsky: Thinking like corporations is harming American universities

    Posted 13 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Australian universities are increasingly precarious places to work. Apart from constant restructures and job losses, four out of five new jobs in the last decade are contract or casual. Over 80% of ...

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  3. NTEU launches TV ad campaign with GetUp! & NUS

    Posted 13 October 2014 by edXpress (edXpress)

    The NTEU in conjunction with GetUp! and the National Union of Students has launched a television ad campaign in the lead up to a Senate vote on the Higher Education & Research Amendment Bill.

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  4. Media Release: NTEU opening remarks - Senate Inquiry into HERRA Bill 2014

    Posted 8 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    OPENING REMARKS

    JEANNIE REA, NTEU NATIONAL PRESIDENT

    SENATE INQUIRY INTO THE HIGHER EDUCATION & RESEARCH REFORM AMENDMENT BILL 2014

    (CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY)

     

    The National Tertiary ...

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  5. Media Release: Unfair policy must be dumped: ANMF & NTEU

    Posted 8 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Unions representing university staff and nurses and midwives have used the second day of Senate hearings into the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014 to urge the Senate to dump ...

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  6. Changes to funding arrangements for the Indigenous Tutorial Assistance Scheme (ITAS)

    Posted 8 October 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    The Federal Government early last month announced changes to the funding arrangements for the Indigenous Tutorial Assistance Scheme (ITAS) and this prompted a number of responses from Indigenous ...

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  7. Media Release: Higher education hearings reveal little to no consultation

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

    Senate hearings into the Higher Education & Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014 in Brisbane today revealed little to no sector consultation prior to the introduction of the changes.

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  8. 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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  9. Media Release: The people have spoken, but is Christopher Pyne listening?

    Posted 6 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    On the eve of the Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee’s four days of public hearings into the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment (HERRA) Bill 2014, the NTEU has ...

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  10. Position Vacant: NSW Division Industrial Officer

    Posted 1 October 2014 by Joanne Riley (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU (NSW) is seeking to employ a full-time Industrial Officer.   The position, whilst based in Sydney, does require travel to regional universities in NSW.

    The NTEU is a federally ...

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