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Posts tagged with higher education

  1. Media Release: Box Hill Institute in Lilydale a political stunt

    Posted 16 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The Victorian Liberal Government has announced a so-called new education campus in Lilydale to be run by Box Hill Institute.

    NTEU represents workers in the tertiary education sector, including many ...

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  2. Media Release: NTEU opening remarks - Senate Inquiry into HERRA Bill 2014

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

    OPENING REMARKS

    JEANNIE REA, NTEU NATIONAL PRESIDENT

    SENATE INQUIRY INTO THE HIGHER EDUCATION & RESEARCH REFORM AMENDMENT BILL 2014

    (CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY)

     

    The National Tertiary ...

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  3. Media Release: Unfair policy must be dumped: ANMF & NTEU

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

    Unions representing university staff and nurses and midwives have used the second day of Senate hearings into the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014 to urge the Senate to dump ...

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  4. Media Release: Higher education hearings reveal little to no consultation

    Posted 7 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    Senate hearings into the Higher Education & Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014 in Brisbane today revealed little to no sector consultation prior to the introduction of the changes.

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  5. Media Release: QLD universities among hardest hit

    Posted 7 October 2014 by Courtney Sloane (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union has joined staff and members of the community outside QLD Parliament today in a protest against the proposed changes to higher education.

    The protest coincided ...

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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

  9. 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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  10. 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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