University Speaks Out On $2.1 Billion Higher Education Cuts

The University of Melbourne has broken its silence on the cuts to higher education in the government’s Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO). The changes, which will see $2.1 billion cut from Australian universities and cap enrolment numbers, could affect students’ tuition fees and postgraduate plans. “The University of Melbourne is disappointed that the federal […]

12 January 2018
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What went down when a student, a policy maker and the Vice-Chancellor sat down for a chat.

7 July 2017
Comment: What’s with all those trains the Coalition has budgeted for?

If he’s wrong and everything goes to shit in the next few years, at least we have lots of cool trains, right?

12 May 2017
Does the government actually care about mental health?

What the reforms to the health sector and Centrelink system mean.

11 May 2017