13 juillet 2017

NLRB Orders USC to Negotiate With Adjunct Union

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. In a unanimous decision, the National Labor Relations Board this week ordered the University of Southern California to recognize and engage in collective bargaining with the non-tenure-track faculty union at its Roski School of Art and Design. More...

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05 juin 2017

Curtin NTEU members call for ballot on proposed new Enterprise Agreement

By Andrew MacDonald. In a move unprecedented in the university sector, NTEU members at Curtin University are calling on their Vice-Chancellor to put management’s current bargaining position for the renegotiation of the University’s Enterprise Agreement to a full ballot of staff. More...

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Staff support 31 May student protest in Melbourne

By Andrew MacDonald. The NTEU supports a planned student protest beginning 12 noon at Melbourne’s Parliament House on Wednesday 31 May 2017 against the Turnbull government’s planned higher education funding cuts and fee hikes. More...

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Union job security win for Melbourne Uni Werribee members

By Andrew MacDonald. The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has successfully won conversions to more secure jobs for 100 per cent of members involved in a recent campaign at the University of Melbourne’s Werribee campus. More...

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Staff support for student Budget protest 17 May

By Andrew MacDonald. The National Union of Students (NUS) has the support of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) for their day of national protest on Wednesday 17 May against the federal budget. More...

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25 mai 2017

Some Yale teachers are refusing to eat in protest of the university. I'm one of them

The Guardian homeBy. We are exploited graduate teachers who voted to unionise. Until Yale sits down with us to negotiate, we will go as long as we are medically able without food. More...

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20 mai 2017

Tufts Grad Students Form Union

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. Tufts University graduate students in the School of Arts and Sciences voted to form a union affiliated with Service Employees International Union, they announced Thursday. More...

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14 mai 2017

Mesure de l’audience syndicale 2017

Pour la deuxième fois, dans le cadre de la réforme de la représentativité syndicale issue de la loi du 20 août 2008, l’audience des organisations syndicales a été mesurée au niveau national et interprofessionnel ainsi qu’au niveau des branches professionnelles. A l’occasion de cette mesure qui intervient tous les 4 ans, plus de 5,6 millions de salariés se sont exprimés. Voir l'article...

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08 mai 2017

Turnbull Government's Higher Education Reform Package 1 May 2017

By Paul Kniest. The Minister for Education and Training, Senator Simon Birmingham, released the government’s new Higher Education Reform Package on Monday 1 May 2017.  This much anticipated announcement has arrived after two years of uncertainty following the calamitous attempts by Christopher Pyne to deregulate the higher education sector.  In announcing the government’s new reform package, the Minister also said that the government was abandoning all of its previous higher education policies, including:

  • the 20% cut to funding per student,
  • deregulation of university fees,
  • the expansion of the demand driven system and public subsidies to non-university (including for-profit) providers, and
  • the 10% cut to research training scheme funding and the imposition of tuition fees on domestic higher degree research students.

While these are important back downs, it must be understood the new package of policies still involves a substantial cut to the level of public investment in higher education. More...

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06 mai 2017

Fonction publique › Autorisations d'absence › Fonctions syndicales

Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité, République Française - Ministère de la Fonction PubliqueDécret n° 82-447 du 28/05/82
Circulaire FP n° 1487 du 18/11/82. Voir l'article...

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