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  1. 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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  2. University students go hungry while amassing large debts

    Posted 16 July 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The release yesterday of Universities Australia’s report, University student finances in 2012, clearly shows that students need much more support while they are studying at university, Jeannie ...

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  3. Dangerfield signals a warning

    Posted 9 May 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    Clothing retailer Dangerfield has declared its opposition to the $2.3bn funding cuts to universities. It has given over the front of its high profile store in Melbourne directly opposite Finders ...

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  4. NTEU calls for nationwide protest on 14 May over university funding cuts

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

    NTEU calls for nationwide protest on 14 May over university funding cuts

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) will hold national protests in capital cities and regional areas over higher ...

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  5. National Teaching Conference to tackle university learning and teaching challenges “head on”

    Posted 20 March 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The holding of the National Teaching Conference at Melbourne’s RMIT University from 4-5 April is a new initiative for Australia’s higher education union, says NTEU National President ...

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  6. ‘In principle’ agreement for wage deal at Edith Cowan University

    Posted 18 March 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    Staff at Perth’s Edith Cowan University (ECU) have voted in favour of an ‘in principle’ collective agreement, guaranteeing a 4% per annum wage increase over the next four years. The ...

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  7. National Tertiary Education Union welcomes Victorian Labor’s TAFE announcement ... with some reservations

    Posted 22 November 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has welcomed Victorian’s Labor’s announcement on the future of TAFE but says it doesn’t go nearly far enough – or provide details ...

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  8. Call for Baillieu Government to abandon Bill threatening university autonomy and academic freedom

    Posted 12 November 2012 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    An open letter advertisement in today’s Age newspaper signed by 225 of Victoria’s academic leaders calls for the Baillieu Government to abandon its Education Legislation Amendment ...

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  9. AsiaBound backs Government’s Asian century vision

    Posted 31 October 2012 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) applauds the Minister for Tertiary Education and Skills, Senator Chris Evans, for today’s announcement about AsiaBound study grants which will ...

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  10. TAFE & university councils should be governed in the public interest, says union

    Posted 25 October 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is calling on all Victorian universities and TAFEs to oppose legislation before the Victorian Parliament to strip staff and student representatives of ...

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