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  1. 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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  2. The New Enterprise Agreement is Approved!

    Posted 19 November 2013 by Peter Whalley-Thompson (James Cook University)

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    Fair Work Australia approves JCU Enterprise Agreement

    The Enterprise Agreement voted for by JCU members has been approved by Fair Work Australia, and now comes into force. Please look closely at the clauses on workloads to make sure your 2014 workload meets the new standards.

  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. QLD Govt has gone feral with power after latest IR changes

    Posted 17 October 2013 by Michael Evans (NTEU National Office)

    It's been a terrible day today for Queensland workers, including university staff.

    Today the LNP government introduced legislation bringing back Work Choices for workers in the state IR system ...

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  8. 2013 edition of Agenda magazine

    Posted 19 September 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The 2013 edition of NTEU's annual women's magazine, Agenda, is now available online. All NTEU women members will receive a copy in the post shortly.

    We're proud of this edition, which is packed with ...

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    Agenda vol. 21

    Holding the Line!

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  9. Staff and Students Write to the Chancellor to Ask for a Fair Offer

    Posted 11 September 2013 by Peter Whalley-Thompson (James Cook University)

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    Write to the Chancellor
    Staff and Students write to the JCU Chancellor and members of the Remuneration and HR Committee to ask for a fair salary offer
  10. Students Support Union Action for a Better Deal

    Posted 10 September 2013 by Peter Whalley-Thompson (James Cook University)

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    Students support union action for a better deal at JCU

    JCU Student Association calls on university management to make a fair offer to staff in enterprise bargaining.