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Posts tagged with higher education

  1. TPP threatens integrity of Australian education

    Posted 2 February 2016 by Andrew MacDonald (NTEU National Office)

    Australian education unions are calling on the government not to sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) amid concerns the covert trade agreement will seriously diminish the integrity of ...

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  2. NTEU calls for urgent action in support of Turkish academics

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

    Today NTEU has joined with twenty higher education associations, including trade unions, from around the world in issuing a joint public letter expressing grave concern over recent reports of ...

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  3. Staff banned from wearing university branded clothes while handing out political flyers

    Posted 21 October 2015 by Andrew MacDonald (NTEU National Office)

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  4. Vice chancellors refuse to rule out $100,000 degrees

    Posted 7 October 2015 by Andrew MacDonald (NTEU National Office)

    While the NTEU welcomes the launch today of Universities Australia’s new Policy Statement which puts public interest and public investment at the centre of the regulatory and funding ...

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  5. $100,000 degrees still Govt policy

    Posted 25 September 2015 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

     

    Malcolm Turnbull has said that policies may need to be looked at and ‘political realities’ faced. But the new Prime Minister is also on record supporting the Federal Budget, ...

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  6. A Response to: Andrew Norton’s Pursuing the demand driven reforms without fee deregulation

    Posted 24 September 2015 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    Let’s call a spade a spade and a fee increase a fee increase.

    A Response to: Andrew Norton’s Pursuing the demand driven reforms without fee deregulation

    In a 23 September 2015 post ...

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  7. ALP releases real alternative higher education policy

    Posted 21 September 2015 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Leader of the Opposition, Mr Bill Shorten, today released the ALP’s higher education policy which the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) says is in stark contrast to the unprincipled, ...

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  8. Birmingham must rule out $100,000 degrees

    Posted 20 September 2015 by Andrew MacDonald (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) welcomes the appointment of Senator Simon Birmingham as the new Minister for Education and Training claiming that this provides a chance to restart the ...

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  9. Confusion in reaction to PM Turnbull

    Posted 16 September 2015 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Tony Abbott was dumped by his own party as Prime Minister of Australia because he was leading a government headed for defeat at the next election.

    However, let’s not confuse the issue of the ...

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