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  1. NTEU, NUS and CAPA call National Day of Action on 20 August 2013

    Posted 8 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU), National Union of Students (NUS) and the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) are calling upon university staff and students to ...

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  2. NTEU, NUS and CAPA call National Day of Action on 20 August 2013

    Posted 8 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU), National Union of Students (NUS) and the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) are calling upon university staff and students to ...

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  3. In support of asylum seekers

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

    In response to the Rudd Labor Government’s ‘Regional Settlement Arrangement”, the ACTU Executive last week unanimously carried the following motion in support of decent attitudes, ...

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  4. Reining in the higher education regulator

    Posted 5 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Review of Higher Education released today by Minister for Higher Education, Senator Kim Carr, will be welcomed members of the National Tertiary Education Union because it explicitly recognises ...

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  5. Abbott Proof Your Workplace: National Day of Action for Young Workers on 8 August

    Posted 5 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU National President Jeannie Rea is speaking at a Melbourne forum for young workers at the Victorian Trades Hall Council this coming Thursday 8 August. The forum is organised by the VTHC Youth ...

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  6. Federal Election called for 7 Sept

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

    In his speech announcing the election date this afternoon, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd referred to the opportunity given to him by a previous Labor Government when as a country kid from Queensland, the ...

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  7. There is a gender pay gap in universities: Bluestocking Week 12-16 August

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

    During Bluestocking Week, the Union is both celebrating the achievements of women staff and students in higher education and highlighting the ongoing gender inequities.

    Recently the ACTU President, ...

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  8. Latest issue of Advocate now available

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

    The latest issue of NTEU's member magazine, Advocate, is being mailed out to members this week.

    This issue includes extensive reporting and discussion on our Dumb Cuts campaign, the Special National ...

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  9. Students get out the vote at universities

    Posted 29 July 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Union of Students (NUS) is launching a Get Out the Vote push at university campuses this week as part of the NUS election campaign My Future Our Voice. Young people ...

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  10. Cuts to higher education funding threaten Indigenous enrolments and university staff numbers

    Posted 24 July 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) welcomes the news last week from the office of Minister for Higher Education Senator Kim Carr that a record number of Indigenous students are now ...

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