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  1. Save Our Uni - Community Petition

    Posted 19 August 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    NTEU SCU members are kicking off a campaign — Save our Uni. Save our local jobs.

    Saving our University requires that we demonstrate support for our valid concerns around the current financial ...

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    Save Our Uni - Community Petition

  2. Save Our Uni - Response from SCU Council

    Posted 19 August 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Last week we received a letter from SCU management (dated 8 August) that states the answers to our legitimate questions are already available, and calls on NTEU SCU staff members to "take a mature ...

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  3. Save Our Uni - Letter to SCU Council

    Posted 19 August 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    On 22 July NTEU SCU members wrote to Southern Cross University Council, raising over 40 questions relating to the management decisions that have resulted in the current financial situation.

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    Save Our Uni - Letter to SCU Council

  4. Pessimism about advances in gender equity in higher education backed up in latest stats

    Posted 12 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (Women)

    There has been little shift for some time in the gender disparity in higher education careers and studies.

    In some areas gender equity has deteriorated. While we applaud Margaret Gardner becoming ...

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  5. Bluestocking Week - Abbott Govt has crossed the line

    Posted 6 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    In the lead up to Bluestocking Week 2014 (11-15 August), NTEU National President Jeannie Rea asks are we standing still or actually going backwards? Will women’s achievements in higher ...

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  6. Would Albert Einstein define Christopher Pyne’s higher education reforms as madness?

    Posted 6 August 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    In a story published in the Australian Higher Education Section of 6 August 2014 (Andrew Forrest, BCA ‘need reality check’ on VET reforms) reporter John Ross reminds us that Albert ...

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  7. Would Albert Einstein define Christopher Pyne’s higher education reforms as madness?

    Posted 6 August 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    In a story published in the Australian Higher Education Section of 6 August 2014 (Andrew Forrest, BCA ‘need reality check’ on VET reforms) reporter John Ross reminds us that Albert ...

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  8. Financial impact of Budget changes on Australian universities

    Posted 5 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    There is no argument that future students will bear the greatest costs if the Abbott Government’s proposed changes to higher education announced in 2014-15 Federal Budget are implemented. The ...

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  9. Impact of Budget changes on regional and outer metropolitan universities and communities

    Posted 5 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The consensus is that rural and regional communities will be hardest hit by the Budget’s higher education changes. This understanding is shared amongst higher education experts and by ...

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  10. Wikibomb planned to boost Wikipedia content on Australian women scientists

    Posted 4 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (Women)

    Hot on the heels of NTEU/NUS/CAPA Bluestocking Week is National Science Week (16-24 August), during which the Australian Academy of Science is holding a Women of Science Wikibomb (14 ...

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