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  1. Why the government's higher education policies must be opposed

    Posted 21 August 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    The Minister for Education, Christopher Pyne, is expected to introduce legislation in the week commencing Monday 25 August which, if passed by both Houses of Parliament, would implement the changes ...

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    Fact Sheet
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  2. NTEU Rally TODAY 10 September

    Posted 18 August 2014 by Juliet Fuller (SA Division)

    NTEU rally to protest the deregulation of Australian Universities and the federal funding cuts to higher education.

    The rally is in response to legislation introduced to the House of Representatives ...

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    Bulletin Or Leaflet
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    Pyne office Rally SA 2014

  3. Pessimism about advances in gender equity in higher education backed up in latest stats

    Posted 12 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (Women)

    There has been little shift for some time in the gender disparity in higher education careers and studies.

    In some areas gender equity has deteriorated. While we applaud Margaret Gardner becoming ...

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  4. Students to rally against education cuts

    Posted 7 August 2014 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    Students across Australia will rally on August 20 as part of a National Day of Action opposed to the Federal Government’s proposed cuts to education.

    There will be a rally at Flinders ...

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    Other
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    NTEU Slide for August 20 2014 NDA

  5. Bluestocking Week starts Monday

    Posted 7 August 2014 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    Next week is Bluestocking Week, a celebration of women in higher education. The NTEU is running one event on campus at Flinders, with the Flinders University Student Association running another.

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  6. New Agreement takes effect today

    Posted 7 August 2014 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    The Flinders University Enterprise Agreement 2014-2017 (the Agreement) has been approved by the Fair Work Commission and takes effect today.

    The NTEU Flinders Branch is now focused on scheduling ...

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  7. Bluestocking Week - Abbott Govt has crossed the line

    Posted 6 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    In the lead up to Bluestocking Week 2014 (11-15 August), NTEU National President Jeannie Rea asks are we standing still or actually going backwards? Will women’s achievements in higher ...

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  8. Would Albert Einstein define Christopher Pyne’s higher education reforms as madness?

    Posted 6 August 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    In a story published in the Australian Higher Education Section of 6 August 2014 (Andrew Forrest, BCA ‘need reality check’ on VET reforms) reporter John Ross reminds us that Albert ...

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  9. Financial impact of Budget changes on Australian universities

    Posted 5 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    There is no argument that future students will bear the greatest costs if the Abbott Government’s proposed changes to higher education announced in 2014-15 Federal Budget are implemented. The ...

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    Fact Sheet
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  10. Impact of Budget changes on regional and outer metropolitan universities and communities

    Posted 5 August 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The consensus is that rural and regional communities will be hardest hit by the Budget’s higher education changes. This understanding is shared amongst higher education experts and by ...

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