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  1. NTEU calls for nationwide protest on 14 May over university funding cuts

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

    NTEU calls for nationwide protest on 14 May over university funding cuts

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) will hold national protests in capital cities and regional areas over higher ...

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  2. WA university staff and students protest over $2.3bn cuts to university funding

    Posted 18 April 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    ABC News report about today’s protests in Perth over the Federal Government’s $2.3bn cuts to university funding.

    Members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) and students staged protests this morning at Curtin University, Murdoch University, the University of Western Australia and Edith Cowan University.

    NTEU Division President Gabe Gooding told the ABC that the cuts were particularly bad for Western Australia because of the decision many years ago to move the school starting age forward by six months. This will start to be felt in 2015 with half as many school leavers as usual available to enrol at

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  3. Full university fees no solution says union

    Posted 28 August 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union says University of Western Sydney’s Vice-Chancellor Janice Reid is on the money when she says that the Liberal Party’s policy on full-paying ...

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  4. Media coverage of Armidale forum on regional university funding

    Posted 3 August 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

     

    A hundred people attended the NTEU forum in Armidale on 2 August on investment in regional universities. Keynote speaker was ABC Radio National science broadcaster Robyn ...

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  5. Why cuts are damaging the ANU's reputation

    Posted 21 May 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    The following opinion piece by ACT Division Secretary Stephen Darwin originally appeared in the Canberra Times newspaper on May 17.

    Judging by his article in The Canberra Times (''School's future ...

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  6. NTEU media release: Premier Baillieu must reverse crippling TAFE cuts

    Posted 10 May 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu must reverse the major reduction in public funding for TAFE announced in his recent state budget, the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) said ahead of a major ...

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  7. NTEU media release: Higher education gets reprieve from major budget cuts but some students to pay more

    Posted 8 May 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) is relieved to see that higher education has been spared any major funding cuts in tonight’s federal budget.

    But the major outcome of the federal ...

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  8. NTEU media release: Abandonment of damaging job cuts welcomed – but Union warns Vice Chancellor has yet to make a financial case for any change

    Posted 30 April 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) today welcomed Vice Chancellor Ian Young’s decision to abandon his so-called ‘re-positioning’ strategy for the Australian National ...

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  9. NTEU Media Release: Australian National University staff and students rally today against Vice Chancellor's manufactured financial crisis

    Posted 26 April 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    Australian National University (ANU) staff and students will rally today to increase pressure on Vice Chancellor Ian Young to abandon his destructive and unnecessary proposal to make at least 150 ...

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  10. Introducing NTEU TV

    Posted 24 April 2012 by Andrew Nette (NTEU National Office)

    You might not have been able to make it to NTEU's Future of Higher Education Conference: Australian Universities Today and Tomorrow,which took place in Sydney in late February, but you can watch the ...

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    NTEU’s Future of Higher Education Conference: Australian Universities Today and Tomorrow


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