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  1. As 2016 ends…..

    Posted 22 December 2016 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    We wish all NTEU members a safe and restive festive season, but we do not do this naively. 

     We are very well aware that for many university staff this time of year is always difficult as ...

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  2. University of Adelaide NTEU Members Stand with Murdoch Uni Staff

    Posted 15 December 2016 by Kieran McCarron (University of Adelaide)

    The Univeristy of Adelaide NTEU Branch Committee stands in solidarity with staff at Murdoch who are facing an unprecedented attack on their working conditions.

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  3. Union outraged as Murdoch University seeks to cancel enterprise agreement

    Posted 12 December 2016 by Andrew MacDonald (NTEU National Office)

    Murdoch University management has applied to the Fair Work Commission to terminate the enterprise agreement covering academic and general staff in a move the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) ...

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  4. NTEU National LGBTIQ conference: Raising Our Voices

    Posted 8 December 2016 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU’s Queer Unionists in Tertiary Education (QUTE) caucus is organising the ‘Raising Our Voices’ conference, subtitled ‘Education, Activism and Change: Valuing LGBTI ...

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  5. What would changes to Paid Parental Leave cost your family? Tell us your story!

    Posted 7 December 2016 by Susan Kenna (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU is preparing a submission to the Senate Committee inquiring into the Paid Parental Leave (PPL) Bill. We are including stories from our members.

    Please take the time to contribute your own ...

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  6. Flinders University Council member resigns, says "no alternative" after being denied access to documents

    Posted 2 December 2016 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    Members will be alarmed to hear that staff-elected Council Member, Dr Grant Banfield, has resigned from University Council. Grant's letter of resignation, which is published below with permission, ...

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  7. Higher education workers on PPL stand to lose $12,000

    Posted 24 November 2016 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Under proposed government changes to paid parental leave (PPL), higher education workers on PPL stand to lose $12,000 (18 weeks’ pay at the minimum wage) - severely impacting time to spend with ...

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  8. White Ribbon Day March

    Posted 24 November 2016 by Juliet Fuller (SA Division)

    Saturday 26 November 10 am Tarndanyangga (Victoria Sq)

    Stand up -Speak Out

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  9. Government announces pilot studies into research engagement and impact

    Posted 22 November 2016 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    On Monday 21 November 2016, the Minister for Education and Training, Senator Simon Birmingham, announced that applications were open for institutions to take part in pilot studies of ways to measure ...

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  10. VC's 'confidential' response to NTEU concerns over University Council changes

    Posted 21 November 2016 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    Members will recall that the NTEU recently sent a letter to the Vice Chancellor on 27 October 2016 demanding more information on the report given to University Council prior to Councillors voting to ...

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