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  1. Media Release: Scholarship scheme inherently unfair

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Minister for Education Christopher Pyne’s claim that some students will enjoy a free university education thanks to his Commonwealth Scholarship Scheme is misleading, the NTEU said today.

    The ...

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  2. Media Release: Lacklustre support for Pyne’s Bill even in Government’s own Senate Report

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The Abbott Government’s own report from the Senate Committee Inquiry into the Higher Education and Research Reform in Australia (HERRA) Bill provides lackluster support, and in some cases shows ...

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  3. NTEU welcomes formation of NAPU

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Jeannie Rea, NTEU National President

     The National Alliance for Public Universities (NAPU) was launched earlier today, and when I last checked, had attracted 854 likes on Facebook.  ...

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  4. Public meeting: SCU and the community

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Hear from local leaders about why SCU is important and the Uni’s future role in the community. Everyone welcome. 

    Monday, 24 November 2014 from 6:00pm for a 6.30 start. Lismore City Hall ...

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  5. National Council 2014

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

     

    Held in the shadow of the wholesale attack by the federal Coalition Government on the expansion and democratisation of public higher education, the start of a new round of anti-worker ...

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  6. Bargaining State of Play, November 2014

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Grahame McCulloch (NTEU National Office)

    The past few months have seen the Union deliver salary increases of between 3.15% and 3.25% at 6 more Universities, as well as securing good outcomes on our key claims.  

    As this round of ...

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  7. Survey results: Staff morale at SCU ‘lower than a snake’s belly’

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Staff at Southern Cross University have shown low staff morale is a serious issue at the University, despite claims from the VC that it was not.

    Staff members highlighted this in a survey on staff ...

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  8. Media Release: Higher fees will not make Sydney University a fairer institution

    Posted 27 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU today disputed the Vice Chancellor's claims that deregulation will make the University of Sydney a fairer and more open institution.

    Dr Michael Spence, Vice Chancellor of The Sydney ...

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  9. Terribly sad news concerning Federation University organiser - Athan McCaw

    Posted 27 October 2014 by Colin Long (Vic Division)

    It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Athan McCaw, the Branch Industrial Organiser at Federation University Australia (formerly the University of Ballarat), was killed in a ...

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