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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Support factual publishing on climate change

    Posted 22 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    As university staff we know that there is a big difference between well researched facts and unsupported supposition. Unfortunately we aren't always well served by the mainstream media. Climate ...

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  5. 'Big Society' experiment a failure

    Posted 22 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The following letter to the Editor has been submitted to The Australian newspaper, but not published:

    Letter to the Editor
    The Australian

    Dear Sir,

    The latest brand new idea of the Coalition ...

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  6. Correction to Agenda magazine: Racist or sexist discrimination – or both?

    Posted 15 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    In the recently published 2013 edition of Agenda, there was an historical article on gender based discrimination against women scientists (p.35).

    Lee Kersten from the University of Adelaide ...

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  7. Time to Review Research Assessment and its Impacts upon Academic Staff

    Posted 10 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Damning results from a survey conducted by the University and College Union (UCU) have been released, highlighting the ways in which UK universities are performance managing staff through their ...

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  8. NTEU National General Staff Conference, 5-6 November 2013

    Posted 4 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU’s National General Staff Conference will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday 5-6 November 2013, at the University of Adelaide. Delegates will be coming from all NTEU branches across the ...

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  9. NTEU General Staff Conference 5-6 Nov 2013

    Posted 3 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU’s National General Staff Conference will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday 5-6 November 2013, at the University of Adelaide. Delegates will be coming from all NTEU branches across the ...

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  10. NTEU General Staff Conference 5-6 Nov 2013

    Posted 3 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU’s National General Staff Conference will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday 5-6 November 2013, at the University of Adelaide. Delegates will be coming from all NTEU branches across the ...

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