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  1. Unanimous Motion on Enterprise Bargaining

    Posted 18 June 2014 by Kiraz Janicke (University of New South Wales)

    After hearing reports from the NTEU Professional and Academic Bargaining Representatives, the motion below was adopted unanimously by NTEU members at meetings on the Kensington Campus on June 5 and ...

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  2. Unions agree on fight to Bust Budget with 6 July rallies

    Posted 18 June 2014 by Kiraz Janicke (University of New South Wales)

    On 12 June, a ‘standing room only’ meeting of UnionsNSW delegates resolved to “bust the budget” and organise a massive community rally to take place on 6 July, 1pm Sydney Town ...

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  3. May Newsletter: Money, not merit, to determine university access

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

    Please see below the latest edition of our branch newsletter featuring articles on the impact of the Abbott Governments’ budget announcements on higher education:
     
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    2014 May Newsletter: UNSW Branch

  4. Budget 2014 - NTEU Fact Sheet

    Posted 16 May 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU has developed a fact sheet that outlines the changes to Australia’s higher education system as announced in the 2014 Federal Budget.
     
    The fact sheet, and further analysis of the Budget, can be found on our new website A 1st Degree Shouldn't Cost A 2nd

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  5. May 21 Protest against higher education cuts

    Posted 14 May 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

     
    Protests against the changes to higher education in this year's budget will be held around Australia on Wednesday, 21st of May. Times vary according to city and can be seen in the image above.

    The NTEU has encouraged members not to penalise students who are attending the protests.
     
    For more information, contact our

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  6. 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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  7. 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

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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