The vote to strike was near-unanimous
The impact of industrial action goes beyond the classroom.
Donors have given USyd over $700 million, but a prime fundraising contractor pays students who solicit donations over the phone far less than other comparable Uni staff.
Strike action remains a possibility after management rejects union claims
NTEU members vote on potential strike action
Uni management have centralised student services. Is their takeover working?
Naaman Zhou reports
Over one hundred people gathered outside the Carslaw building on March 16 to protest the planned restructure of the University of Sydney. Michael Thomson, President of the USyd National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) branch, delivered the first speech. “Sydney Uni leads the sector in one way, the Vice Chancellor’s pay [$1.3M],” he proclaimed. One of…
Liam Carrigan examines the big change to university timetables across the sector
Christina White reports on the fallout of last week’s staff Senate election.