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  1. The Coalition’s Industry, Innovation and Competitiveness Agenda: Opening science to business

    Posted 11 November 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    While the proposed establishment of Industry Growth Centres has been the subject of much of the limited public attention to the Coalition Government’s Industry, Innovation and Competitiveness ...

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    Advocate, November 2014

  2. Media Release: Young Australians will be even worse off if the government uncaps university fees

    Posted 11 November 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    A report released today by the Foundation for Young Australians called Renewing Australia’s Promise shows that for the first time young Australians are unlikely to be better off than their ...

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  3. Media Release: JCU does the dirty on cleaners

    Posted 11 November 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Cleaners made redundant by James Cook University back in May are dismayed that university management have failed to pay the additional money they are owed, despite being directed to do so by the ...

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  4. NTEU supports UK HE Union Anti-casualisation Day of Action

    Posted 10 November 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU the sent the following message of solidarity to UCU (University and College Union UK), which was posted on their Anti-casualisation Day of Action live wall. Take a look at the wall – ...

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  5. Big cuts = little future. Community forums for education

    Posted 10 November 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Abbott Government’s attacks on education, which are wrecking the opportunities and aspirations of children and adults and their communities across Australia, were the motivation for a ...

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    Advocate, November 2014

  6. Contradictions, confusions & concessions in Pyne’s higher ed policies

    Posted 10 November 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    Evidence given to the Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee’s Inquiry into the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment (HERRA) Bill 2014 definitely confirmed that higher ...

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  7. NTEU Expert Seminar #2, Off Track - Research Staff & Insecure Employment in Australia, now online

    Posted 7 November 2014 by Helena Spyrou (NTEU National Office)

    The video, presenters' slides and papers of the 2nd NTEU Expert Seminar, hosted in Melbourne on 9 October 2014, is now available at: http://www.nteu.org.au/seminars/2014/off_track

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  8. $100,00 degrees are no fantasy

    Posted 7 November 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    When the NTEU was giving evidence to the Senate Inquiry into the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment (HERRA) Bill on 8 October 2014, the chair, National Party Senator for Victoria, Bridget ...

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    Advocate, November 2014

  9. ACT VCs spar over deregulation

    Posted 7 November 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    The vice-chancellors of Canberra’s two universities have been high-profile advocates for opposite sides in the debate over the future of higher education funding.

    In one corner Ian Young, ...

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  10. 2014 in review

    Posted 6 November 2014 by Grahame McCulloch (NTEU National Office)

    Over the last twelve months the Union has faced the full force of the new Coalition Government’s economic and social policy.  

    The Pyne plan to deregulate university fees, subsidise ...

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    Advocate, November 2014

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