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  1. 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 ...

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  2. EXTRA, EXTRA! Read all about it!

    Posted 21 October 2014 by Adam Knobel (NSW Division)

    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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  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. Community concerned about financial health of SCU

    Posted 13 October 2014 by edXpress (edXpress)

    An NTEU petition that ran in local communities around Southern Cross University (SCU) was met with a groundswell of support.

    The petition called for an independent enquiry into Southern Cross ...

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  5. 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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  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. 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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  8. How much does your vice chancellor cost?

    Posted 30 September 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    Vice Chancellor's Remuneration 2013

    The NTEU believes that the Australian public has the right to know how much it costs each of Australia’s public universities to remunerate their vice ...

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    Fact Sheet
    (229 KB) - PDF

    VC Remuneration 2013 Revised

  9. Are job cuts a constructive contribution?

    Posted 29 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Click the document below to read the latest letter from Vice Chancellor Peter Lee.


    We have responded today, again repeating our request for a meeting to discuss alternatives to job cuts.

    (98 KB) - PDF

    Letter to VC 29.09.2014

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    (420 KB) - PDF

    Peter Lee Letter 22.09.2014

  10. Australian VC's Remuneration 2013

    Posted 25 September 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Competition has closed

    Thank you to all those who particpated. 

    We have a winner who will be notified by email.

    The answers will be released first thing Wednseday 1 ...

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