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  1. NTEU warns on higher education under Coalition

    Posted 28 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union’s election advertisements claim that university class sizes have almost doubled in a generation.

    This is not just a slogan. It is based upon published ...

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  2. Thousands protest over the future of higher education

    Posted 20 August 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    Thousands of university staff and students across Australia took part in today’s (Tuesday’s) National Day of Action aimed at putting higher education higher up the political agenda for ...

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  3. National Day of Action on higher education: Tuesday 20 August

    Posted 19 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU is joining forces with the National Union of Students (NUS) and the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) for a National Day of Action on Tuesday 20 August to champion the ...

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  4. Fight the FASS Cuts Rally – 12pm, Wed 14th Aug, UNSW Library Lawns

    Posted 5 August 2013 by Kiraz Janicke (University of New South Wales)

    Many of you will have heard about the proposal to cut 35 academic jobs from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.  Following NTEU members' lodgement of a dispute notice against the Workplace ...

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  5. How management manufactures a crisis…

    Posted 29 July 2013 by Richard Bailey (University of New South Wales)

    By Dr Sarah Gregson, NTEU UNSW Branch President

    Those colleagues who could bring themselves to watch Professor Hilmer’s recent ‘welcome back’ message to staff could have been ...

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  6. NTEU Tax Guide 2013 now available!

    Posted 18 June 2013 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU's 2012-2013 financial year tax guide, specially prepared for our members by Teacher Tax, is now available:

    Please note the 2013 Tax Guide will not be printed in hardcopy, and so will not ...

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    NTEU Tax Guide 2013

    Prepared for NTEU by Teacher Tax.

  7. UNSW Branch Newsletter June 2013

    Posted 5 June 2013 by Kiraz Janicke (University of New South Wales)

    Dear Colleagues,

    The latest UNSW Branch Newsletter is now available, featuring articles on the federal government funding cuts, Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), how you can use the enterprise ...

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    UNSW Branch Newsletter June 2013

    • Published: 05 Jun, 2013
    • Issue: June

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  8. National Tertiary Education Union welcomes Greens’ ‘Uni Cuts Hurt’ campaign

    Posted 30 May 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has welcomed the announcement by the Australian Greens today that it will campaign against the latest cuts to university funding and student support made ...

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  9. "Uni Cuts Dumb Cuts" video of the nationwide protests on 14 May.

    Posted 30 May 2013 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    Here's the national cut of our 'Uni Cuts, Dumb Cuts' video, containing footage and vox pops from the 14 May protests in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide and Canberra.

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    Uni Cuts, Dumb Cuts nationwide protests, 14 May 2013

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  10. Casualisation “the dirty little secret of university expansion”, union to tell public parliamentary hearings into insecure employment bill

    Posted 24 May 2013 by Grahame McCulloch (NTEU National Office)

    A casual academic, who received an award for teaching excellence from the University of Sydney, has been so desperate for housing she lived on the balcony of the home of an elderly man, and ...

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