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Posts tagged with higher education

  1. Debate already shifted onto how to make students pay according to NTEU

    Posted by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

     

    The frame of debate over university funding has shifted over the past few  weeks as we head towards the Abbott Government’s first budget. Rather than continuing campaigning to ...

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  2. Media Release: Failed Victorian VET policies should not be risked elsewhere

    Posted 15 April 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Evidence to be presented today by the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) to the House of Representatives Education and Employment’s Standing Committee Inquiry into TAFE demonstrates that ...

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  3. Media Release: Grattan Report Prepares Ground for Increase in University Fees

    Posted 7 April 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Yesterday’s report by Andrew Norton at the Grattan Institute entitled “Doubtful debt: the rising cost of student loans” prepares the ground for the Abbott Government to ...

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  4. Media Release: Cleaning Jobs Go While JCU Makes Millions

    Posted 7 April 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    At a meeting on Wednesday morning, James Cook University (JCU) cleaning staff on the Townsville campus were told their jobs will go as part of the University’s push to outsource services on its ...

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  5. Media Release: La Trobe University begin strikes

    Posted 26 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Staff at La Trobe University campuses will be meeting today to discuss progress on bargaining for a new Agreement, and to voice concerns about job losses at the University.

    The meeting will mark the ...

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  6. Celeste Liddle to address NUS National Day of Action today

    Posted 26 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    If you live in Melbourne, why not join us at the National Union of Students' National Day of Action today? NTEU National Indigenous Officer, Celeste Liddle, will be talking about the discrimination ...

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  7. Media Release: Fee hikes could lose money, NTEU warns in lead up to student protests

    Posted 25 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) supports the National Union of Students (NUS) National Day of Action (NDA) to be held Wednesday 26 March.

    The NDA will give voice to concerns over the ...

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  8. Media Release: NTEU to support the Greens and Labor in upcoming WA Senate election

    Posted 19 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) today announced that it will be supporting the Greens and Labor in the upcoming Western Australia Senate election.

    “We are pleased the Labor Party ...

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  9. Media Release: UWS staff disillusioned with UWS management

    Posted 19 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Staff at the University of Western Sydney (UWS) are becoming increasingly disillusioned with the failure of management to acknowledge their contribution to the university, the National Tertiary ...

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  10. NUS National Day of Action: Wednesday 26 March 2014

    Posted 14 March 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Union of Students has called a NDA on 26 March to protest the Abbott Government’s repressive agenda for higher education.

    NTEU supports students taking action to protest cuts to ...

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