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  1. Why the government's higher education policies must be opposed

    Posted 21 August 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    The Minister for Education, Christopher Pyne, is expected to introduce legislation in the week commencing Monday 25 August which, if passed by both Houses of Parliament, would implement the changes ...

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  2. 2014 Bluestocking week at CQU

    Posted 18 August 2014 by Dan Coughlan (Central Queensland University)

     The NTEU CQU Branch hosted a most successful Bluestocking Week morning tea with great support from CQUniversity staff that came to celebrate, socialise and listen to our National President, ...

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  3. 2014 Federal Budget Forum at CQU

    Posted 15 August 2014 by Dan Coughlan (Central Queensland University)

    Scott Bowman, Vice-Chancellor of CQUniversity, Jeannie Rea, NTEU National President, and Phil Mairu, Indigenous Organiser and Recruitment Officer addressed a large number of CQUniversity staff and ...

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  4. Community forum for 2014 Federal Budget

    Posted 12 August 2014 by Dan Coughlan (Central Queensland University)

    VC and NTEU National President to address Community Forum on the 2014 Federal Budget Forum

    Imagine a future where your kids or family want to go to University but can't afford to, or if they do they ...

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  5. 2014 Federal Budget Forum

    Posted 12 August 2014 by Dan Coughlan (Central Queensland University)

    VC and NTEU National President to address the NTEU 2014 Federal Budget Forum

    We wish to make university staff and students aware of a number of important changes in this year's Federal Budget. For ...

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  6. Bluestocking morning tea at CQUniversity

    Posted 12 August 2014 by Dan Coughlan (Central Queensland University)

    The NTEU CQU Branch is hosting this year's Bluestocking Week morning tea in the grounds of CQUniversity. Bluestocking week celebrates the scholarship and participation of women in higher education.
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  7. Pessimism about advances in gender equity in higher education backed up in latest stats

    Posted 12 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (Women)

    There has been little shift for some time in the gender disparity in higher education careers and studies.

    In some areas gender equity has deteriorated. While we applaud Margaret Gardner becoming ...

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  8. Bluestocking Week - Abbott Govt has crossed the line

    Posted 6 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    In the lead up to Bluestocking Week 2014 (11-15 August), NTEU National President Jeannie Rea asks are we standing still or actually going backwards? Will women’s achievements in higher ...

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  9. Would Albert Einstein define Christopher Pyne’s higher education reforms as madness?

    Posted 6 August 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    In a story published in the Australian Higher Education Section of 6 August 2014 (Andrew Forrest, BCA ‘need reality check’ on VET reforms) reporter John Ross reminds us that Albert ...

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  10. Financial impact of Budget changes on Australian universities

    Posted 5 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    There is no argument that future students will bear the greatest costs if the Abbott Government’s proposed changes to higher education announced in 2014-15 Federal Budget are implemented. The ...

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