Education Officers Report

On Thursday the 7th of March over two hundred staff members, and several hundred students, came together to form picket lines around the university. The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) and the Community and Public Sector Union (CPSU) led the industrial action against university management’s proposed Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA). The EBA plans to strip […]

Women’s Report

Emily Rayers reports back on women’s collective It’s been another busy week for the Women’s Collective! We hope you have all started to settle in to your classes and timetable and are looking forward to the semester ahead. Our first meeting took place on Wednesday, and we had so much new interest that we were […]

Positive about the numbers

Well, that was a surprise. We actually shut down the university for a day. It was an undeniable success. Between 300 and 400 people manned the pickets, and we turned away thousands of students and staff from entering the campus. We had an energetic rally of all the pickets at 12 (with 400 people meeting […]

Building a fighting student movement

Welcome to Sydney Uni! My name is David Pink and I’m your SRC President for 2013. The Students’ Representative Council is the peak representative body for undergraduate students at the University of Sydney. The SRC exists to defend and advance the interests of USyd students. We are YOUR student association and we have a long […]