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  1. If Tony Abbott wins, independent research loses

    Posted 5 September 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has condemned Tony Abbott’s proposed Commission of Audit which will “re-prioritise” about $900 million in annual Australian Research ...

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  2. Will a university degree cost a second mortgage under Abbott?

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

     

    “The real reason for Tony Abbott’s silence on university funding in this election is because he does not want to reveal his real agenda – to increase the cost of going to ...

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  3. Equal Pay Day: Universities must close the gap, union says

    Posted 2 September 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Victorian and Western Australian universities are amongst the worst employers when it comes to the gender pay gap for general staff, according to figures for 2012 released by the National Tertiary ...

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  4. NTEU warns on higher education under Coalition

    Posted 28 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union’s election advertisements claim that university class sizes have almost doubled in a generation.

    This is not just a slogan. It is based upon published ...

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  5. NTEU and Australian Greens to co-host a #Votesmart ‘tweetup’

    Posted 27 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Australian Greens leader Senator Christine Milne and higher education spokesperson Senator Lee Rhiannon will join NTEU National President Jeannie Rea in a Vote Smart ‘tweetup’ on Thursday ...

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  6. Thousands protest over the future of higher education

    Posted 20 August 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    Thousands of university staff and students across Australia took part in today’s (Tuesday’s) National Day of Action aimed at putting higher education higher up the political agenda for ...

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  7. National Day of Action on higher education: Tuesday 20 August

    Posted 19 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU is joining forces with the National Union of Students (NUS) and the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) for a National Day of Action on Tuesday 20 August to champion the ...

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  8. Industrial Action at James Cook University changes tack

    Posted 15 August 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) members at James Cook University (JCU) have suspended their bans on student results and will focus on next Tuesday’s National Day of Action.

    This ...

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  9. edXpress#10 out now

    Posted 14 August 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    Want to find out the latest news and views from the National Tertiary Education Union and what’s happening on our campuses around the country? Want to learn more about the union’s ...

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  10. Seeing red over the gender pay gap during Bluestocking Week 12-16 August

    Posted 12 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

     

    University women across Australia are donning blue stockings and putting their best foot (and leg) forward for Bluestocking Week, 12-16 August.

    NTEU National President, Jeannie Rea, who ...

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