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  1. 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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  2. Release of the "Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage" report

    Posted 20 November 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    More Indigenous people are finishing year 12 and then going on to further education. Yet despite these increases, numeracy and literacy rates have remained static. This was one of many findings of ...

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  3. Off Track - Research Staff and Insecure Employment in Australia

    Posted 13 November 2014 by Lachlan Hurse (University of Queensland)

    In October Griffith University Branch member, Kaye Broadbent participated in a forum held in Melbourne, with Rhonda Small (La Trobe University) and Miranda Cumpston (Monash University), talking with ...

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  4. NTEU supports UK HE Union Anti-casualisation Day of Action

    Posted 10 November 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU the sent the following message of solidarity to UCU (University and College Union UK), which was posted on their Anti-casualisation Day of Action live wall. Take a look at the wall – ...

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  5. To All Crew of the Titanic

    Posted 6 November 2014 by Michael McNally (Qld Division)

    To:  All Crew, The Titanic

    From:  Chief Petty Officer Brand

    Subject: Good news

    As you know there has been some uncertainty about the number of lifeboats provided on the Titanic.

    White ...

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  6. NTEU welcomes formation of NAPU

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Jeannie Rea, NTEU National President

     The National Alliance for Public Universities (NAPU) was launched earlier today, and when I last checked, had attracted 854 likes on Facebook.  ...

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  7. Athan McCaw

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Matthew Partridge (Australian Catholic University)

    Dear Colleagues,

    Please see the below statement from Victorian Division Secretary, Colin Long, regarding the tragic death of NTEU Industrial Organiser Athan McCaw early on Sunday morning.  

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  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 ...

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  9. NTEU Opening Statement to the HERRA Bill Senate Inquiry

    Posted 9 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU)

    Opening Statement to the Senate Committee Inquiry into the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment (HERRA) Bill 2014, 8 October 2014

    Jeannie Rea, ...

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  10. 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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