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Kua Rangona 22 March 2011

Kua Rangona 22 March 2011


Posted By on Mar 22, 2011

We need trades tutors to teach the rebuilders If the minister wants to rebuild trades in the wake of the earthquakes he needs to stop the widespread redundancies of trades tutors says TEU national president Sandra Grey – read her media release from last week. Facebook Our TEU Facebook community has grown to over 250 people and is now having some good conversations about tertiary education and union issues. If you are a Facebook...

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Kua Rangona, 8 March 2011

Kua Rangona, 8 March 2011


Posted By on Mar 8, 2011

100 years of International Women’s Day Today, 8 March 2011, is the centenary of the first celebrations of International Women’s Day. The theme for this year is ‘equal access to education, training and science and technology: Pathway to decent work for women’. Wellington Pay Equity Challenge Coalition, union activists and working women are gathering at lunchtime today to recognise International Working Women’s Day....

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Kua Rangona, 1 March 2011

Kua Rangona, 1 March 2011


Posted By on Mar 1, 2011

Supporting those in the earthquake Around the country TEU members and staff have been saddened by the loss of life; the devastation to homes, schools, and places of work; and the on-going hardship being suffered people as a result of the earthquake last week. While grieving, we also want to provide practical assistance where possible. To date, we have not heard of any TEU members who have been injured or killed in the earthquake. As...

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Kua Rangona, 8 February 2011

Kua Rangona, 8 February 2011


Posted By on Feb 8, 2011

University of Auckland meetings The University of Auckland’s vice-chancellor is offering academic staff a 4 percent pay-rise. But what has he put in the bag? Find out at meetings this week: Tuesday 8 Feb Grafton,  502 B51, 10am Epsom, F2, 12pm Wednesday 9 Feb City, Conference Centre LT (423-342), 12pm, 1pm and 2pm Thursday 10 Feb Tamaki, 730-264, 12pm If you are not at the University of Auckland you can send messages of support...

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Kua Rangona, 25 January 2011

Kua Rangona, 25 January 2011


Posted By on Jan 25, 2011

Employment Relations Act and Holidays Act changes Check out TEU’s quick explanation and advice on the government’s changes to the Employment Relations Act and the Holidays Act. Most of the changes happen in April and many of them take away people’s rights. If you have questions or concerns please get in touch with your organiser. Help people who care for the elderly; the minimum wage Urge the Government to recognise...

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Kua Rangona, 18 January 2011

Kua Rangona, 18 January 2011


Posted By on Jan 18, 2011

Public Tertiary Education Check out TEU President Sandra Grey’s guest post on The Standard, where she outlines the need for the government and New Zealand citizens to take action to protect public tertiary education. Leave a comment and let us and the wider community know what you think the big public tertiary education issues are for 2011. Free 3 Vietnamese union advocates Three Vietnamese labour rights advocates have been...

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