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  1. Media Release: NTEU members vote for industrial action at the University of WA

    Posted 12 February 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) members at the University of Western Australia have voted overwhelmingly in favour of taking industrial action over their claims for a new Enterprise ...

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  2. WA university staff and students protest over $2.3bn cuts to university funding

    Posted 18 April 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    ABC News report about today’s protests in Perth over the Federal Government’s $2.3bn cuts to university funding.

    Members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) and students staged protests this morning at Curtin University, Murdoch University, the University of Western Australia and Edith Cowan University.

    NTEU Division President Gabe Gooding told the ABC that the cuts were particularly bad for Western Australia because of the decision many years ago to move the school starting age forward by six months. This will start to be felt in 2015 with half as many school leavers as usual available to enrol at

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  3. Seminar: Sustaining the Knowledge "Industry" NTEU - ERA, Intellectual Freedom & the Base Funding Review featuring NTEU President Jeannie Rea

    Posted 8 August 2011 by Eileen Glynn (University of Western Australia)

    1pm Wed, 24 Aug 2011 

    UWA Economics and Commerce Conference Room 337
           
    NTEU National President Jeannie Rea features in a discussion which will explore looking ...

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  4. Professor Ross Garnaut - Free Public Lecture

    Posted 27 May 2011 by Lisbeth Latham (WA Division)

    Professor Ross Garnaut will be presenting a free public lecture on the UWA campus on Thursday 2 June (5-6pm) in the Social Sciences Lecture Theatre.

    In November 2010, Ross Garnaut was commissioned ...

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  5. Stop Job Cuts @ UWA online petition

    Posted 4 November 2010 by Eileen Glynn (University of Western Australia)

    Please support the NTEU campaign to "Stop Jub Cuts @ UWA" campaign by adding youir name and comments to our online petition:

    http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/stopjobcutsatuwa/

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  6. Once upon a time, universities were all about…

    Posted 27 October 2010 by Gabe Gooding (NTEU National Office)

    By Gabe Gooding

    Many of us remember our university days with fondness, but today’s Uni students are facing a far different experience.

    Today they are accumulating debt, which in some cases ...

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  7. Media Release: UWA Staff Say No To Job Cuts in Engineering

    Posted 14 October 2010 by Lisbeth Latham (WA Division)

    Staff from the University of Western Australia, held an early morning protest on Stirling Highway highlighting concerns at the University’s decision to slash jobs in the Faculty of ...

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  8. Media Release: UWA Staff to Protest Job Cuts in Engineering

    Posted 13 October 2010 by Lisbeth Latham (WA Division)

    Staff from the University of Western Australia will protest against planned cuts to academic jobs in the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics on Thursday October 14.

    Members of the ...

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  9. Staff Cuts in the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics

    Posted 12 October 2010 by Eileen Glynn (University of Western Australia)

    Another round of job cuts has been proposed at the University of WA. This time with academic staff in the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics. Regarding the new cuts in the Faculty of ...

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