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  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 ...

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  2. Reports Released at Insecure Work Conference

    Posted 28 November 2014 by Renee Veal (NTEU National Office)

    Two survey reports were released at the Insecure Work Conference, Online Casuals Teaching Survey 2014 and Research Staff Survey 2014.

    These reports can be found on the conference website ...

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  3. Humanities & Social Sciences: For the Public Good

    Posted 28 November 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    This year’s Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS) National Forum explored the theme of the Humanities, Social Sciences and the Public Good. NTEU sent two members to the ...

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  4. Media Release: NTEU exposes secret plans to sell St Albans & Melton campuses

    Posted 26 November 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU has discovered secret plans to sell the Melton and St Albans TAFE campuses.

    The secret report of the Resources Committee of Victoria University Council lays bare the plan to sell the Melton ...

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  5. NTEU Calls on Universities to Commit to White Ribbon Day by Reinstating Survey of Sexual Assaults on Campus

    Posted 25 November 2014 by Terri Macdonald (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU is deeply concerned over recent media reports that a plan to collect and share data about sexual assaults on university campuses have been ‘quietly shelved’, despite many ...

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  6. NTEU Calls on Government to make Gender Equity an Urgent Priority

    Posted 25 November 2014 by Terri Macdonald (NTEU National Office)

    A new study by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) has highlighted the urgent need for action on gender equity in the workforce, finding that women make up just a quarter of those employed in ...

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  7. Media Release: NTEU urges Senate to reject unfair university changes

    Posted 24 November 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union reiterated today that the senate should reject the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill.

    “Last minute calls from Universities Australia to ...

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  8. eYarn Oct/Nov 2014 edition

    Posted 21 November 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    We’re nearing the end of the year now with assessment time underway and another National Council done and dusted. We hope the assessment period and end of year is treating everyone well! ...

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  9. Media Release: NTEU launches Federal Court action against La Trobe

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

    The NTEU applied to the Federal Court of Australia today for a permanent injunction that would stop forced sackings at La Trobe University.

    La Trobe University announced on 28th February 2014 that ...

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  10. Go Home On Time

    Posted 19 November 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Today is Go Home On Time Day.

    Go Home On Time Day starts a conversation about work/life balance. One in two Australians are not spending as much time with their family as they’d like. ...

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    Go home on time