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  1. Humanities & Social Sciences: For the Public Good

    Posted 28 November 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    This year’s Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS) National Forum explored the theme of the Humanities, Social Sciences and the Public Good. NTEU sent two members to the ...

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  2. We love SCU– and the community does, too

    Posted 16 November 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    NTEU members love SCU, and so do all the people we have talked to since we launched the ‘Save our Uni. Save our local jobs’ campaign.

    NTEU members and supporters hit the corridors and ...

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  3. Ian Lowe: TamU celebrates deregulation

    Posted 12 November 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    Yes, it is that time of the year again. I can hear the groans of despair and reverberating thuds of Advocate copies hitting the waste paper bin, as staff realise I have again made my annual ...

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  4. Pat Wright: TV or not TV?

    Posted 12 November 2014 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    The convergence through digital information and communication technologies (ICTs) of Internet audio and video with broadcast radio and television proceeds apace.  In early 2015, TPG Telecom, ...

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  5. Changes to Defence Trades Controls

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

    Changes to the Defence Export Controls Act 2012 are coming. Following advocacy by the NTEU, these changes should improve the present situation for Australian scientists working in universities, ...

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. $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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  10. 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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