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  1. May Day rally in Canberra

    Posted 26 March 2014 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    ACTU President Ged Kearney will speak at this year's ACT May Day rally. Join fellow unionists to celebrate the long, and continuing, history of workers' fighting for and winning better ...

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    ACT May day rally poster 2014
  2. Media Release: Fee hikes could lose money, NTEU warns in lead up to student protests

    Posted 25 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) supports the National Union of Students (NUS) National Day of Action (NDA) to be held Wednesday 26 March.

    The NDA will give voice to concerns over the ...

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  3. Academics for Refugees, Open Letter to Prime Minister Abbott

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

    Dear colleagues,

    Please consider signing the Open Letter to Prime Minister Tony Abbott protesting the Government’s current policy towards asylum seekers.

    ...

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  4. Bargaining State of Play, March 2014

    Posted 20 March 2014 by Grahame McCulloch (NTEU National Office)

    The end of 2013 saw a number of breakthroughs in negotiations at universities including Tasmania, RMIT, Charles Darwin, Murdoch and ANU.  

    Seventeen NTEU-endorsed Agreements have been finalised, with bargaining at a number of other sites progressing well. However, there are a significant number of universities where progress has stalled, forcing Branches to consider taking industrial action.

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  5. Freedom is not just another word

    Posted 20 March 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Academic freedom is the freedom to conduct research, teach, speak and publish, subject to the norms and standards of scholarly inquiry, without interference or penalty, wherever the search for truth ...

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    Advocate, March 2014

    Vol 21, no. 1.

  6. Latest issue of Connect, vol 7. no. 1

    Posted 17 March 2014 by Paul Clifton (Uni Casual)

    The March 2014 issue of Connect, the NTEU and CAPA magazine for casual academics, is now available online.

    This issue is jam packed with stories, advice and opinions from causal academics across the ...

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    Connect, March 2014

    NTEU & CAPA magazine for casual and sessional academic staff. Vol. 7, no. 1

  7. Latest issue of Advocate (vol. 21 no. 1) is now online

    Posted 13 March 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The latest edition of the Advocate (vol. 21, no. 1) is now online at www.nteu.org.au/advocate.
     
    The magazine is available as an online e-mag (with high resolution zooming, browsing and print functions, click here to view) or as a PDF download

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  8. Latest issue of Australian Universities' Review now online

    Posted 27 February 2014 by Ian Dobson (NTEU National Office)

    The latest issue of Australian Universities' Review, vol. 56, no. 1, is now available online. 

    For members who have opted in to subscribe, your copy will arrive in the mail shortly.

    If you ...

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    Australian Universities' Review vol. 56, no. 1

    Cover photograph: University of Adelaide at night, by Chad Mauger. ©2012

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  9. 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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  10. Don't believe everything you read in the papers

    Posted 4 February 2014 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    SPC Ardmona has produced a media release refuting a number of claims about work conditions and their costs which Federal government ministers have been made this week, and several news outlets ...

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