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  1. Celebrating the NTEU’s Foundation Members

    Posted 7 November 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    In 2013, we are celebrating 20 years of united union representation for workers in tertiary education. As part of the celebrations we are acknowledging those who have been loyal members of NTEU and ...

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  2. Getting the Message Out

    Posted 6 September 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    The WA Division has organised one last message to the voters of WA, a full page advertisement on the back of the West Australian Newspaper.

    Congratulations on running a great campaign...One day ...

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  3. NTEU launches MyStudentDebt.com.au to highlight accumulating HELP debt

    Posted 6 September 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    A first degree shouldn’t cost a second mortgage!

    Australian students have accumulated debt from their university study of over $34 billion. We estimate outstanding HELP debt is ...

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    My Student Debt fact sheet

  4. National Tertiary Education Union throws support behind Andrew Wilkie

    Posted 30 July 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) today announced that it will throw its support behind independent Andrew Wilkie, Member for Denison, in the Federal election.

    “Andrew Wilkie has ...

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  5. Union dismayed at failure of vote condemning cuts to universities and student support

    Posted 20 June 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is dismayed at House of Representative MPs who failed to back today’s motion by Deputy Greens Leader Adam Bandt condemning the Labor ...

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  6. Vale Paul Mees

    Posted 20 June 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) notes with sorrow the death of long-standing NTEU member, Associate Professor Paul Mees. 

    “Paul was a public intellectual with a resolute ...

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  7. Australian Greens launch national campaign to reverse Labor’s uni cuts

    Posted 30 May 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    The Australian Greens today launched a new national campaign - Uni Cuts Hurt - to reverse Labor’s $2.3 billion university funding cuts.
     
    The Greens campaign is working for a 10 per cent ...

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  8. Dangerfield signals a warning

    Posted 9 May 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    Clothing retailer Dangerfield has declared its opposition to the $2.3bn funding cuts to universities. It has given over the front of its high profile store in Melbourne directly opposite Finders ...

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  9. Celebrating two decades of the NTEU

    Posted 8 March 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU will turn twenty on 1 October 2013.  In retrospect, it was a remarkably foresighted decision to move to create a single Union that is able to represent all staff working in tertiary ...

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  10. Democracy Advocates: NTEU campaign to encourage students to enrol to vote

    Posted 6 March 2013 by Matthew McGowan (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is today launching a Democracy Advocate campaign aimed at getting its members to persuade students to enrol to vote prior to the September 14 Federal elections. It has even produced a video to champion its

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