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  1. 2013 NTEU lecture: Academics have broader obligations to their local communities

    Posted 2 December 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    University of Sydney Professor Marian Baird says that “as a Professor in a public university, I see that I have an obligation to give back to the community.”

    Professor Baird argues that ...

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  2. Two Important Seminars

    Posted 26 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Seminar 1:

    Will Stephen Harper Win the 'War on Science'?

    Canada's conservative approach to higher education and research policy

    with David Robinson, Canadian Association of University Teachers ...

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    • Published: 26 Nov, 2013

  3. 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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  4. Media Release: Pyne admits his cuts will damage universities and students

    Posted 21 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Minister for Education, Christopher Pyne, today introduced the Higher Education Support Amendment (Savings and Other Measures) Bill 2013 into Parliament, a Bill which in the Minister’s own ...

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  5. Media Release: Funding cuts must be put on hold during university review

    Posted 13 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) calls on the Federal Government to ensure that access and equity for disadvantaged students is central in the Kemp Review of the Demand Driven ...

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  6. 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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  7. General Staff Conference - comments

    Posted 7 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Delegates to the NTEU General Staff Conference are invited to add their public comments about the conference and the issues right here. And of course, any other readers are most welcome to ...

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  8. 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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  9. Register now for the National General Staff Conference

    Posted 23 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    If you haven't registered for the NTEU General Staff Conference in Adelaide, you've got until Friday:

    http://www.nteu.org.au/events/general_staff_conference_2013/registration

    We would particularly ...

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  10. Commission of Audit must not lead to cuts, privatisation of public services Australians rely on

    Posted 23 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Abbott Government's Commission of Audit is nothing but a process to outsource public policy to big business and pave the way for cuts to public services, the ACTU said today.

    ACTU President ...

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