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  1. eYarn - June 2013 edition

    Posted 26 June 2013 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    As the mid-semester break is either here, or just around the corner, for most of you, the National Indigenous Unit would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a happy end-of-semester.

    It has ...

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  2. NTEU Supports ABS/ERA review into Indigenous Research Codes

    Posted 17 June 2013 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) welcomes the announcement to incorporate specific Field of Research (FOR) Codes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander research.

    The announcement, ...

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  3. National Indigenous Forum draws on Pacific perspective

    Posted 5 June 2013 by edXpress (edXpress)

    The National Indigenous Forum was held from 23-24 May, and for the first time ever, was moved from its usual venue in South Melbourne to the stunning Brambuk Cultural Centre in the Grampians. NTEU National Indigenous Organiser, Celeste Liddle, reports:

    Set amongst some of the most beautiful natural bushlands in Victoria, delegates and international guests were greeted by some of Gariwerd’s most famous residents – kangaroos, kookaburras and rock wallabies – on their arrival in

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  4. Greetings from Aboriginal Member-at-Large from Canada

    Posted 5 June 2013 by edXpress (edXpress)

    The NTEU was delighted that Dan McDonald, Aboriginal Member-at-Large from the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) Executive, was able to attend its recent National Indigenous Forum in ...

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  5. NTEU Morning Star Scholarship winner 2013

    Posted 5 June 2013 by edXpress (edXpress)

    Caroline Arbon, a fourth year social work undergraduate at Charles Darwin University, has won the 2013 the NTEU [NT] Morning Star Scholarship. Lolita Wikander, NT Division Secretary, told edXpress that the annual scholarship is awarded to an Indigenous student in the final semester of a VET [Certificate 4 or Diploma] or in the final year of a higher education [undergraduate]

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  6. Final Reminder - National Indigenous Forum 2013

    Posted 7 May 2013 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    The NTEU Indigenous Policy Committee (IPC) will conduct the 2013 NTEU National Indigenous Forum on Thursday the 23rd and Friday the 24th of May, at the Brambuk Cultural Centre in Halls Gap ...

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  7. eYarn - The cut-price April 2013 edition...

    Posted 17 April 2013 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    It has been a huge month on a number of fronts in the world of Higher Education, and this edition of eYarn promises to be quite the involved one! What with the Federal Government announcing funding ...

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  8. Indigenous students and staff will be caught in university and student support cuts

    Posted 16 April 2013 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    The recent announcements from the Government with regards to the Higher Education, on the surface, appear to not disadvantage Indigenous students in any specific ways. After all, Indigenous students ...

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  9. NSW Division Indigenous forum tomorrow (28/3), and update on other Division forums

    Posted 27 March 2013 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    The Division Indigenous Forums kick off tomorrow in the NSW Division. In what looks to be a well-attended event with half of the branches across the Division represented, a lively day filled with ...

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  10. eYarn - March 2013 edition

    Posted 12 March 2013 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    The National Indigenous Unit would like to wish all of the Indigenous caucus a belated Happy New Year and hopes that thusfar all have had a wonderful start to 2013. The National Indigenous Unit, ...

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