University of the Sunshine Coast

Posts tagged with Invest in Universities

  1. NTEU media release: Higher education gets reprieve from major budget cuts but some students to pay more

    Posted 8 May 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is relieved to see that higher education has been spared any major funding cuts in tonight’s federal budget.

    But the major outcome of the federal ...

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  2. Is your university lecture or tutorial overcrowded? Let NTEU know

    Posted 28 February 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    Overcrowdings of lectures and tutorials is a common complaint amongst university staff and students in the first few weeks of first semester.  In fact, all staff have stories of trying to do too ...

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  3. Is your lecture or tutorial overcrowded? Let NTEU know

    Posted 28 February 2012 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    Overcrowdings of lectures and tutorials is a common complaint amongst university staff and students in the first few weeks of first semester.

     This year inadequate funding per student combined ...

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  4. Invest in Australia's Future, Invest in Our Universities: campaign fact sheet

    Posted 17 February 2012 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    A fact sheet for members outlining the NTEU's Invest in Australia's Future, Invest in Our Universities campaign

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    Fact Sheet
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  5. Base Funding Review: NTEU Responds

    Posted 17 February 2012 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    A short fact sheet for members, outlining the NTEU's response to the Final Report of the Higher Education Base Funding Review.

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    Fact Sheet
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    Base Funding Review: NTEU Responds

    NTEU response to The Final Report of the Higher Education Base Funding Review

  6. Invest in Australia’s Future, Invest in our Universities

    Posted 21 November 2011 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU today launches a new website to support a long term campaign to improve funding for the University sector: www.investinuniversities.org.au 

    The “Invest in Australia’s Future, Invest in our Universities” campaign calls on the government to urgently increase student funding by 10% as recommended by the Bradley Review, and to commit to a longer term target of achieving 1% of GDP in line with the average OECD expenditure in this area.

    As the campaign develops, this website will provide information about the issues facing the sector, and provide mechanisms for staff to get directly involved and for their voice to be heard.

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