Vince Caughley, Acting President of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU), UTS Branch, spoke to the VERTIGO TEAM about the strikes set to happen on campus today. He shared with us not only why the strike is happening, but also
Words by Chris Gall
On May 13, Joe Hockey proudly announced that he was selling our future for a budget surplus. I had the (dis)pleasure of watching the budget announcement at a Unions NSW dinner, and the atmosphere was utterly funereal.
We asked questions and UTS answered.
1. Can you confirm whether students will be penalised for missing class and what will happen with assessments scheduled for this day?
“UTS will not penalise students who miss class because they choose to participate in
The Vice-Chancellor of UTS, Professor Ross Milbourne, has continued to support student action against the government’s proposed $2.3 billion cut to tertiary education funding.
Prof. Milbourne reiterated his support, after hundreds of staff and students marched down Broadway yesterday in protest
STUDENTS MARCH AGAINST #DUMCUTS
University students and staff across Sydney today marched from Victoria Park to Railway Square, in protest of the proposed $2.3 billion government cuts to the tertiary education budget.
The protest kicked off at 1pm with a rally in