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  1. University funding

    Posted 24 January 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    “University planning is far too important to be left solely to market forces”

    NTEU in Times HES on the impact of deregulating university places

    Late last year the UK Conservative ...

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  2. CSU Branch Executive Changes

    Posted 20 December 2013 by Kevin Poynter (Charles Sturt University)

    There have been a couple of changes to the line up of the CSU branch executive.

    Sue Wood has been appointed as Associate Head of School in the School of Communication and Creative Industries and as ...

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  3. Petition: Defend union rights at UTS; lift suspension of NTEU President

    Posted 11 December 2013 by Emma Clancy (University of Technology Sydney)

    In an extraordinary move, University management yesterday suspended NTEU Branch President Simon Wade by handing him a letter in the corridor, alleging serious misconduct. This happened after Simon ...

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    Defend union rights at UTS - lift suspension of NTEU President



    We, the undersigned, demand that UTS management:

    1.    Immediately lift the suspension of NTEU Branch President Simon Wade.

    2.    Provide all union bargaining representatives proper time release to participate in the bargaining process on behalf of UTS staff.

    3.    Respect the right of UTS staff to be members of a union and to actively participate in that union if they choose to do so. 

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  4. Unions pay tribute to Nelson Mandela as a man of peace and AN inspirational figure of justice and equality

    Posted 6 December 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Australian unions are today mourning the death of Nelson Mandela, a towering figure of the twentieth century and an inspirational figurehead for equality and justice across the globe.

    “Today, ...

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  5. Media Release: Labor shows strong support for universities and their students

    Posted 3 December 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) congratulates the Labor Opposition on its decision today to oppose Christopher Pyne’s damaging funding cuts to Australian universities and their ...

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  6. Unions vote to push for leave for workers who experience domestic violence.

    Posted 25 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    White Ribbon Ambassador and ACTU Secretary Dave Oliver said Australian Unions will support a special resolution at the ACTU Executive on Tuesday for paid domestic violence leave to be included as a ...

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  7. NTEU Annual Lecture 2013

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

    I am very pleased to announce that Professor Marian Baird will deliver the NTEU Annual Lecture on Thursday 5 December at the University of Technology, Sydney.

    Marion Baird is the Professor of ...

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  8. Our New Agreement at CSU

    Posted 5 November 2013 by Kevin Poynter (Charles Sturt University)

    The new CSU Enterprise Agreement came into effect last week, following its formal registration at the Fair Work Commission. Over the coming weeks we will be providing members with information on ...

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  9. Media Release: University professional staff change the pace on Cup Day

    Posted 4 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    University staff are doing thousands of hours of unpaid overtime every year as they try to keep pace with the rate of change, increased enrolments and budget cuts.

    Pausing for a moment, over 120 ...

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  10. Media Release: Classes cancelled at UWS

    Posted 29 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU members at the University of Western Sydney (UWS) are staging a further half day strike tomorrow Wednesday 30 October and their classes will be cancelled. 

    Following a successful protest ...

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