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  1. URGENT members meeting to discuss final BIP proposal at Melbourne University

    Posted 1 August 2014 by Rebecca Muratore (University of Melbourne)

    On Wednesday 30th July the Acting Vice-Chancellor, Margaret Sheil, gave details of the final BIP change proposal, and the University’s decision to continue with their plan to cut a large number ...

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    UoM Meeting 7 August

    • Published: 01 Aug, 2014

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  2. Cross the line and tell us your bluestocking story

    Posted 30 July 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Click here to submit your story or image

    This year, it’s time for action on campuses. NTEU with NUS and CAPA will use Bluestocking Week to highlight the importance of women speaking out and sharing our stories and views.

    We need to hear the stories of the women in our universities as we "cross the line" and challenge attitudes that seek to restrict women's freedom and opportunities.  In short, we want to hear diverse and contemporary ‘bluestocking’ experiences.

    We can create a human tapestry that describes the experiences of women who work and study in our universities, as women ‘cross the line’ and challenge attitudes that seek to restrict our freedom and opportunities.

    We want to hear from all women in the university community:

    • students,
    • academics
    • professional and general staff
    • graduates
    • friends

    Tell us your stories of the value of education and opportunity, and what you are doing to challenge the status

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  3. Wins for members at Uni Melb

    Posted 30 July 2014 by Rebecca Muratore (University of Melbourne)

    Fixed-term contracts

    Two cases of dodgy fixed-term contracts were recently taken up and resolved by the NTEU. Both of these cases involved professional staff engaged incorrectly as a fixed term ...

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  4. How can we democratise the University?- 'We are the University' seminar series

    Posted 30 July 2014 by Rebecca Muratore (University of Melbourne)

    How can we democratise the University?
    A series of three participatory and generative seminars

    First Seminar- Tuesday 12th August, 12:30-2pm. Venue TBC. (Please RSVP by emailing unimelb@nteu.org.au ...

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    Towards a democratic University- Baer

    • Published: 30 Jul, 2014

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  5. Working at UniMelb? The ALP wants to hear from you!

    Posted 30 July 2014 by Corey Rabaut (University of Melbourne)

    Have your say about Abbott's Higher Education policies and budget at the University of Melbourne

    Amanda Rishworth MP, Shadow Assistant Minister for Higher Education, and members of the ...

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    ALP UoM forum 12 August

    • Published: 01 Aug, 2014

  6. NTEU Uni Melb branch and UMSU Bluestocking week movie night- 14 August

    Posted 30 July 2014 by Rebecca Muratore (University of Melbourne)

    NTEU is pleased to announce that, in conjunction with the UMSU we will be be holding a Bluestocking week movie night! We will be showing the award winning documentary 'Miss Representation' which ...

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  7. ITS - Out of Hours dispute information

    Posted 28 July 2014 by Corey Rabaut (University of Melbourne)

    As advised in email on 28/07/14 by Neville Caine, the University of Melbourne NTEU branch has lodged an industrial dispute with the University around a proposed ‘on call’ arrangements for ...

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  8. Important information on policy changes at UniMelb

    Posted 18 July 2014 by Corey Rabaut (University of Melbourne)

    We have recently received substantial queries on the draft documents the University has sent out for consultation. They are the Placement, Redeployment and Redundancy Policy– Professional Staff ...

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  9. NTEU submission for the BIP restructure

    Posted 18 July 2014 by Corey Rabaut (University of Melbourne)

    We would like to thank all the members who have participated in the consultation process of BIP. The information provided by the University was far from adequate however it was still important to be ...

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  10. Giving up the Booz ... A BIP Newsletter

    Posted 15 July 2014 by Rebecca Muratore (University of Melbourne)

    Thank you to all of the members who contributed to our BIP Newsletter. You can download the newsletter below to share with your colleagues. If you would like to contribute, contact ...

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    Newsletter
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    Giving Up the Booz... A Uni Melb BIP Newsletter

    • Published: 15 Jul, 2014
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    • Tags: Melb, BIP

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