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  1. The real facts about higher education

    Posted 15 December 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Minister for Education, Christopher Pyne, has launched a widespread advertising campaign to promote his higher education policy using television and radio ads as well as posters and a new ...

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    The real facts about higher education

    • Published: 15 Dec, 2014

  2. Voluntary Early Retirement Scheme/Academic Staff Nomenclature

    Posted 26 November 2014 by Eileen Glynn (University of Western Australia)

    There have been some major developments on a number of issues at UWA in the last two weeks.  It is important for members to read the following.
     
    Voluntary Early Retirement Scheme (VERS)
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    Other
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  3. eYarn Oct/Nov 2014 edition

    Posted 21 November 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    We’re nearing the end of the year now with assessment time underway and another National Council done and dusted. We hope the assessment period and end of year is treating everyone well! ...

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  4. End of Year Celebration

    Posted 20 November 2014 by Eileen Glynn (University of Western Australia)

    UWA Branch End of Year Celebration 2014!

    Come celebrate the endorsement of our new Staff Agreements in

    style at our 2014 end of year celebration.

    Thursday Nov 27th

    1pm UWA Sunken Gardens

    RSVP ...

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  5. NTEU supports UK HE Union Anti-casualisation Day of Action

    Posted 10 November 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU the sent the following message of solidarity to UCU (University and College Union UK), which was posted on their Anti-casualisation Day of Action live wall. Take a look at the wall – ...

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  6. NTEU welcomes formation of NAPU

    Posted 28 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Jeannie Rea, NTEU National President

     The National Alliance for Public Universities (NAPU) was launched earlier today, and when I last checked, had attracted 854 likes on Facebook.  ...

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  7. EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about it

    Posted 21 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Today NTEU members and supporters will be distributing a glimpse into the future should Pyne’s unfair higher education changes pass the Senate. The unAustralian will be available today online ...

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  8. NTEU launches TV ad campaign with GetUp! & NUS

    Posted 13 October 2014 by edXpress (edXpress)

    The NTEU in conjunction with GetUp! and the National Union of Students has launched a television ad campaign in the lead up to a Senate vote on the Higher Education & Research Amendment Bill.

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  9. UWA fee announcement confirms NTEU warnings

    Posted 13 October 2014 by edXpress (edXpress)

    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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  10. NTEU Opening Statement to the HERRA Bill Senate Inquiry

    Posted 9 October 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU)

    Opening Statement to the Senate Committee Inquiry into the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment (HERRA) Bill 2014, 8 October 2014

    Jeannie Rea, ...

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