Georgia Behrens reports on growing tensions between unions and the university.
Max Chalmers profiles the evolving career of Michael Spence.
The NTEU’s membership has voted to cancel its proposed three day strike and accept the University’s latest enterprise bargaining offer, spelling the end of its 18 months of negotiations over a new EBA
The biggest issue still on the table is pay. The unions are asking for 2% in salary increases every six months – about 4% per annum – and management is currently offering 2.9% every year.
Hannah Ryan took a wander through a dark forest and encountered a mystical beast, fighting for a better world and labour rights.
Despite what we’d like to believe, the police force went too far at last week’s peaceful protest, writes Felix Donovan.
Nick Rowbotham reports on police presence at the NTEU’s fifth day of industrial action
Hannah Ryan reports on last week’s rally against police violence
It has been almost a decade since members of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) last went on strike at Sydney University. In 2009, the NTEU threatened to strike on two occasions, only to cancel strike action at the eleventh hour when the University’s administration agreed to back down on proposed changes to pay and…
After student rallies which made national headlines, Vice Chancellor Dr Michael Spence and Director of Corporate Media Relations Andrew Potter justify the necessity of budget cuts.