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  1. Media Release: Report of Demand Driven System Review exhibits blind faith in a market solution

    Posted 14 April 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    13 APRIL 2014

    The report of the Demand Driven Funding System Review released today seems to be having a bob each way according to the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU).  The report is ...

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  2. Universities Australia conference from the casual academic perspective

    Posted 26 February 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    With Universities Australia’s 2014 Higher Education Conference starting today, we are happy to also welcome a new social media project that focuses upon higher education issues from casual, ...

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  3. University funding

    Posted 24 January 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    “University planning is far too important to be left solely to market forces”

    NTEU in Times HES on the impact of deregulating university places

    Late last year the UK Conservative ...

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  4. Media Release: Labor shows strong support for universities and their students

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

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) congratulates the Labor Opposition on its decision today to oppose Christopher Pyne’s damaging funding cuts to Australian universities and their ...

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  5. Unions vote to push for leave for workers who experience domestic violence.

    Posted 25 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    White Ribbon Ambassador and ACTU Secretary Dave Oliver said Australian Unions will support a special resolution at the ACTU Executive on Tuesday for paid domestic violence leave to be included as a ...

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  6. Media Release: NTEU Members Rally at University of Queensland

    Posted 20 November 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) walked off the job at lunchtime yesterday at the University of Queensland (UQ).

    At 12.30, professional staff, librarians, TESOL teachers and ...

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  7. Media Release: University of Queensland Staff Walk Off on Half-Day Strike

    Posted 19 November 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Academic and Professional staff at the University of Queensland (UQ) are escalating industrial action with a half-day stoppage on Tuesday November 19 from 12.30 p.m. , in their campaign for better ...

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  8. NTEU Annual Lecture 2013

    Posted 8 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    I am very pleased to announce that Professor Marian Baird will deliver the NTEU Annual Lecture on Thursday 5 December at the University of Technology, Sydney.

    Marion Baird is the Professor of ...

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  9. Media Release: University professional staff change the pace on Cup Day

    Posted 4 November 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    University staff are doing thousands of hours of unpaid overtime every year as they try to keep pace with the rate of change, increased enrolments and budget cuts.

    Pausing for a moment, over 120 ...

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  10. Media Release: Staff Vote for Industrial Action at University of QLD

    Posted 30 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    Members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) voted unanimously yesterday for further industrial action at the University of Queensland (UQ).

    From today NTEU members will be displaying ...

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