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Posts tagged with higher education

  1. Media Release: The people have spoken, but is Christopher Pyne listening?

    Posted 6 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    On the eve of the Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee’s four days of public hearings into the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment (HERRA) Bill 2014, the NTEU has ...

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    Fact Sheet
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  2. Correction to CSU VC remuneration information

    Posted 30 September 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Correction

    The NTEU’s analysis of Vice Chancellors Remuneration 2013 incorrectly reported the increase in remuneration for Charles Sturt University to be 75%. This is incorrect because the ...

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  3. Media Release: Australian Catholic University vice-chancellor’s remuneration highest in Australia

    Posted 30 September 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Analysis of vice-chancellor remuneration packages released by the NTEU today shows that there were five universities where the total remuneration package was in excess of $1m. The analysis was ...

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    Fact Sheet
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    How much does a VC cost?

    • Published: 30 Sep, 2014

  4. Media Release: Australian public investment in research lowest in over thirty years

    Posted 29 September 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    An analysis of the recently released ‘Science, Research & Innovation Budget Tables’ undertaken by the Parliamentary Library on behalf of Adam Bandt, Greens spokesperson on science and ...

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  5. Media Release: UWA fee announcement confirms NTEU warnings

    Posted 23 September 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The UWA decision to dramatically increase undergraduate fees reinforces what the NTEU has been warning of since the Federal Budget:

    • That fees will increase by at least 20 per cent across the ...

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  6. Media Release: NTEU wins case over 350 job cuts at La Trobe University

    Posted 9 September 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The long running case against La Trobe University was brought to its conclusion this afternoon.

    The Fair Work Commission has made a number of findings, including that the suppression of certain ...

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  7. Education cuts community forums - what parents must know

    Posted 8 September 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Quality education is the best investment we can make in our children’s future. The nations with the best education systems focus on quality and accessibility, making sure that every child gets ...

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  8. Media Release: Inquiry a chance for VCs to rule out $100,000 degrees.

    Posted 4 September 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is confident that today’s Senate decision to refer the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014 to the Senate’s Education and ...

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  9. Senate Inquiry into Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill

    Posted 4 September 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    Today the Senate agreed to refer the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014 to Senate’s Education and Employment Legislation Committee. 

    Details for the inquiry can be ...

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  10. Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2004

    Posted 4 September 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    The House Representatives has passed the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014. 

    The Bill includes amendments to the Higher Education Support Act (HESA) 2003 and other ...

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