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  1. Media Release: Budget: Road to ruin for public higher education

    Posted 13 May 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Tonight’s budget has seen Tony Abbott succeed in his quest to be known as an ‘infrastructure prime minister’.

    He and Christopher Pyne have paved a road to ruin for our public ...

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  2. Travel To Work Insurance

    Posted 6 May 2014 by Kiraz Janicke (University of New South Wales)

    NTEU believes our members should not be put at risk of financial hardship as a result of simply travelling to and from work. That is why, from 1 April 2014, all NTEU members will be automatically ...

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    Travel to Work Insurance

    • Published: 06 May, 2014

  3. Media Release: Audit Commission’s proposal to increase student fees to promote quality and access won’t work, says NTEU

    Posted 1 May 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Increasing the cost of getting a university degree through increasing HELP fees plus deregulating fees is not the way to ensure Australia has a robust and internationally reputable higher education ...

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  4. Debate already shifted onto how to make students pay according to NTEU

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


    The frame of debate over university funding has shifted over the past few  weeks as we head towards the Abbott Government’s first budget. Rather than continuing campaigning to ...

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  5. It’s so nice to get away for a few days – and even nicer if you are paid

    Posted 23 April 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)



    I  hope that members working in universities got some personal time over the Easter break. But do spare a thought for your sessionally employed academic colleagues, who also ...

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  6. Support your bargaining team on May 1!

    Posted 17 April 2014 by Kiraz Janicke (University of New South Wales)

    Bargaining is now upon us in earnest. Perhaps we can count it as a good omen that the next meeting between unions and university management will be on the workers’ day: May 1st. But we ...

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    Support your bargaining team on May 1!

    • Published: 17 Apr, 2014

  7. Conference for NSW general and professional staff members

    Posted 16 April 2014 by Adam Knobel (NSW Division)

    NTEU New South Wales will hold a conference for general and professional staff at Sydney University on Friday 16 and Saturday 17 May.

    The NTEU NSW General and Professional Staff Conference follows on ...

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    NTEU NSW General and Professional Staff Conference - Flyer

    Download the Conference flyer and share it with your colleagues!

  8. Ged Kearney visits UNSW as the Coalition begins its attack on the union movement

    Posted 7 April 2014 by edXpress (edXpress)

    Ged Kearney, President of the Australian Council of Trade Unions, visited UNSW on the 25th February to talk to student union representatives and NTEU members about the Coalition’s attack on the ...

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  9. Support the student National Day of Action for education

    Posted 20 March 2014 by Kiraz Janicke (University of New South Wales)

    Wed 26 March, 11am-12pm Sam Cracknell Pavilion/Village Green Cricket Fields UNSW

    The National Union of Students is organising an Australia-wide day of protest next week to defend higher education ...

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  10. NTEU Pop-Up Advice and Info Stalls

    Posted 18 March 2014 by Richard Bailey (University of New South Wales)

    NTEU members are currently renegotiating employment conditions covering all staff at UNSW. As part of the this campaign we will be holding a pop-up advice and information stall outside the library ...

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