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  1. NTEU response to ANU consultation on budget cuts

    Posted 21 May 2013 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)

    The NTEU has responded to the ANU Vice-Chancellor's request for input regarding how to manage the budget cuts imposed in the federal budget.

    The NTEU believes it would be most destructive for ...

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  2. NTEU forces ANU to respect rights of Music staff under Enterprise Agreement

    Posted 15 May 2012 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)

    Staff in the ANU School of Music received an email yesterday from the Head of Human Resources, Ron Watts, regarding the failure of the university to respect its obligations under the Enterprise ...

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  3. Ian Young draws back from 're-positioning' strategy of $40 million cuts

    Posted 30 April 2012 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)

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    Bulletin Or Leaflet
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    Ian Young abandons destructive 're-positioning' strategy!

    In an important victory for ANU members, Vice-Chancellor Ian Young has abandoned his plan to cut $25 million worth of jobs.

  4. 400 staff and students rally at Australian National University calling for destructive cost cutting proposals to be abandoned

    Posted 26 April 2012 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)


    A rally of over 400 staff and students held at ANU today demanded the time had come for Vice-Chancellor, Ian Young, to abandon his destructive cost cutting proposals.

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    Students and staff marched to the Chancelry to present demands to abandon cuts.
  5. More disturbing revelations about management accountablity at the University of Canberra

    Posted 10 April 2012 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)

    Today's Crikey Daily (http://www.crikey.com.au/2012/04/10/uni-of-canberra-restructure-and-how-students-were-warned-off-the-story/) carries a very disturbing story from a courageous journalism ...

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  6. Send an email to Ian Young about his 're-positioning' strategy

    Posted 5 April 2012 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)

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    No Job Cuts
    Welcome to the NTEU's site for you to provide your response directly to ANU's Vice-Chancellor on his 're-positioning' strategy. The NTEU has provided a letter which summarises the flawed nature of this proposed strategy and asks the Vice-Chancellor to abandon it before it causes additional damage to the University. It also asks ANU to engage the NTEU and the broader University community to help build a real future for the institution. Find out more...
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  7. Security of employment at UC: your rights

    Posted 19 March 2012 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)

    Members have contacted the NTEU this week with concerns about rumours that major changes at UC later this year will lead to significant numbers of staff being retrenched or transferred to work in ...

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    Bulletin Or Leaflet
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    Security of employment at UC: your rights

    A bulletin outlining members' rights in relation to job security and redeployment.

  8. Inquiry Into Insecure Work told ACT universities are a key site of precarious employment

    Posted 7 March 2012 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)


    The employment of academics in ACT universities is becoming increasingly precarious, the NTEU told the Independent Inquiry into Insecure Work in Australia at its Canberra hearing today.

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  9. Casual Teaching & Research Staff - please complete a quick survey

    Posted 28 February 2012 by Stephen Darwin (ACT Division)

    Our Casual Teaching & Research Staff Survey 2012 went online today at www.unicasual.org.au/survey2012.
     
    If you are starting as a casual teaching or casual research staff member in ...

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