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  1. Seeing red over the gender pay gap during Bluestocking Week 12-16 August

    Posted 12 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

     

    University women across Australia are donning blue stockings and putting their best foot (and leg) forward for Bluestocking Week, 12-16 August.

    NTEU National President, Jeannie Rea, who ...

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  2. NTEU “Vote Smart” ads start tonight

    Posted 12 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Claiming that university classes have almost doubled in size, the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) begins its Vote Smart advertising campaign tonight.

    The TV advertisements call for a Green ...

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  3. There is a gender pay gap in universities: Bluestocking Week Competition

    Posted 9 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Guess the gender pay gap for general staff at your university – and win a prize. CLICK HERE TO ENTER

    In November 2012, the gender pay gap in Australia stood at 17.6%. The average weekly ...

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  4. General Secretary’s Statement on UniSuper Defined Benefit Division

    Posted 8 August 2013 by Grahame McCulloch (NTEU National Office)

    Over the last two years or so, NTEU has been actively pursuing members’ interests following the widely reported issues affecting UniSuper’s Defined Benefit Division (DBD).  This note ...

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  5. NTEU, NUS and CAPA call National Day of Action on 20 August 2013

    Posted 8 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU), National Union of Students (NUS) and the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) are calling upon university staff and students to ...

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  6. In support of asylum seekers

    Posted 7 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    In response to the Rudd Labor Government’s ‘Regional Settlement Arrangement”, the ACTU Executive last week unanimously carried the following motion in support of decent attitudes, ...

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  7. Landmark agreement to support employees affected by domestic violence

    Posted 25 July 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    New protections will be available for employees who experience situations of violence in their domestic lives, thanks to a landmark agreement between Swinburne University of Technology and the National Tertiary Education Union.

    With more than thirty universities in Australia looking to conclude enterprise agreements this year, this new set of entitlements for those who experience domestic violence will be a model for other universities – and other Australian employers – to follow.

    Swinburne and the NTEU have reached agreement on new protections which will be codified in the Enterprise Agreement which covers staff of the

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  8. Cuts to higher education funding threaten Indigenous enrolments and university staff numbers

    Posted 24 July 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) welcomes the news last week from the office of Minister for Higher Education Senator Kim Carr that a record number of Indigenous students are now ...

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  9. University students go hungry while amassing large debts

    Posted 16 July 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The release yesterday of Universities Australia’s report, University student finances in 2012, clearly shows that students need much more support while they are studying at university, Jeannie ...

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  10. Greens on the money when it comes to higher ed

    Posted 9 July 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) says that the Australian Greens are on the money with the release today of their higher education policy called Investing in the Future. Fair, High ...

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