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  1. NTEU National Officers re-elected unopposed

    Posted 30 June 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

     

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    Matthew McGowan 2014 NTEU Election Candidate Statement

    • Published: 30 Jun, 2014

    Matthew McGowan 2014 NTEU Election Candidate Statement

     

    The three full time National Officers of the NTEU have been re-elected unopposed for another 4 year term of office. Along with Matthew McGowan (National Assistant Secretary) and ...

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    Jeannie Rea 2014 NTEU Election Candidate Statement

    • Published: 30 Jun, 2014

    Jeannie Rea 2014 NTEU Election Candidate Statement

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  2. NTEU Tax Guide 2014 now available

    Posted 27 June 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU Tax Guide 2014, published in conjunction with Teacher Tax, is now available for

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  3. NTEU supports CSP funding of sub degree higher education courses in public TAFE and universities

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

    Amongst the avalanche of government funding cuts, student fee rises, deregulation and privatisation in the Abbott Government’s first Federal Budget there was one reform arising from a ...

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  4. Budget plans summarised in set of slides

    Posted 3 June 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU has produced a set of slides for members which summarise the Government's Budget plans for higher education and research.

    It is a long document that has developed since the Budget announcements as the NTEU analyses have been rolling out and we have been talking with members on campuses.

    Members are welcome to use the file to communicate about the Budget, but please attribute to NTEU. The slide set will continue to be

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  5. Mid-year enrolments and the Budget

    Posted 3 June 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Mid-year university enrolment is now open. Year 12 students are about to fill out tertiary education preferences. But what fees will they be paying come 2016 and what will they have to pay in interest on a HELP loan?

    These are the questions tens of thousands of Australian families are asking. Over the weekend there were several media reports of Year 12 students expressing their concerns about the extreme rise in the cost of undertaking a university degree if the Abbott Government’s higher education Budget changes are adopted by

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  6. edXpress #14 (June 2014) out now

    Posted 2 June 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The June 2014 issue of edXpress, NTEU's free monthly e-newsletter, is out now - view it here.

    This issue is dominated by the ramifications of the Abbott Government's Federal Budget, specifically the ...

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  7. Condemnation of coup in Thailand

    Posted 2 June 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU calls for release of all academics and students detained by the military junta

     The National Tertiary Education Union condemns the latest military coup d’etat in Thailand on 22 May ...

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  8. Don’t expect better student learning and staff working conditions by emulating the US university system

    Posted 26 May 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Education Minister Pyne claims that he wants to deregulate the Australian university system to improve innovation and quality through outright competition. While he cites the United States higher ...

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  9. NTEU Release: Staff strike at La Trobe Melbourne Navitas

    Posted 21 May 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Staff at La Trobe Melbourne (Navitas) will strike for one hour today for better working conditions and job security. Staff will stop work from 12:30pm to 1:30pm.

    The decision to stop work follows ...

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  10. 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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