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  1. It’s so nice to get away for a few days – and even nicer if you are paid

    Posted 23 April 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

     

     

    I  hope that members working in universities got some personal time over the Easter break. But do spare a thought for your sessionally employed academic colleagues, who also ...

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  2. Media Release: Report of Demand Driven System Review exhibits blind faith in a market solution

    Posted 14 April 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    13 APRIL 2014

    The report of the Demand Driven Funding System Review released today seems to be having a bob each way according to the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU).  The report is ...

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  3. Our online community is now 1200 strong!

    Posted 8 April 2014 by Adam Knobel (NSW Division)

    Over 1200 NTEU members, university students and supporters have liked our Facebook page. Together, this online community is gearing up to defend quality higher education.

    We’ve been sharing ...

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  4. Why I’m involved in my Branch Committee: Greg Trueman

    Posted 8 April 2014 by Adam Knobel (University of Wollongong)

    "I find everyone gets involved in the Branch Committee due to personal reasons. In my case, I joined when my wife had problems with administration. We were both in the CPSU and they didn’t want ...

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  5. Are you interested in being on your local Branch Committee?

    Posted 8 April 2014 by Genevieve Kelly (NSW Division)

    NTEU is proud of its democratic structure, which includes elected positions at national, state and local levels that are open to all NTEU members. Local Branch Committee roles are two-year terms, ...

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  6. Universities Australia conference from the casual academic perspective

    Posted 26 February 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    With Universities Australia’s 2014 Higher Education Conference starting today, we are happy to also welcome a new social media project that focuses upon higher education issues from casual, ...

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  7. UWA NTEU Members Protest: Media release and Photos

    Posted 21 February 2014 by Eileen Glynn (University of Western Australia)

    UWA NTEU Members turned out in large numbers on Friday 21st Feb to protest at the Perth Writers Festival on campus.

    This protest is the first of what is to be a series of escalating actions over the ...

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  8. Conference discount: Social Media, Innovative strategies to achieve your institution’s goals

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

    26th & 27th March 2014, CQ Functions, Melbourne

    www.socialtertiaryed.com

    National Tertiary Education Industry Union members quote CC*NTEU when registering to SAVE $100 off the current price!
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  9. University funding

    Posted 24 January 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    “University planning is far too important to be left solely to market forces”

    NTEU in Times HES on the impact of deregulating university places

    Late last year the UK Conservative ...

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  10. Petition: Defend union rights at UTS; lift suspension of NTEU President

    Posted 11 December 2013 by Emma Clancy (University of Technology Sydney)

    In an extraordinary move, University management yesterday suspended NTEU Branch President Simon Wade by handing him a letter in the corridor, alleging serious misconduct. This happened after Simon ...

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    Defend union rights at UTS - lift suspension of NTEU President

    PETITION

     

    We, the undersigned, demand that UTS management:

    1.    Immediately lift the suspension of NTEU Branch President Simon Wade.

    2.    Provide all union bargaining representatives proper time release to participate in the bargaining process on behalf of UTS staff.

    3.    Respect the right of UTS staff to be members of a union and to actively participate in that union if they choose to do so. 

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