Chief Executive Vicki Thomson of Go8 discusses impact of proposed higher education cuts. Follow the link to hear ABC Radio Brisbane Presenter Craig Zonca - hear the interview from 132:00 - 142:30 of broadcast.
Monash University Vice-Chancellor Professor Margaret Gardner says Australian universities cannot remain viable if revenues don't rise. Group of Eight Universities underpin future of Australia's innovation future. Listen to Jon Faine on ABC Radio Melbourne's breakfast program and skip to 17:30 -23:26 minutes to unpack the issue in further detail.
Australian Financial Review By Vicki Thomson The storm of media and political niggling over the past few weeks about Universities, their quality, their cost, their entry transparency and their funding is to be expected. It’s what happens when public policy errors are made, left to fester without any well-thought-through restoration to reality for years, then become political fodder in an election year between two major parties who not only should know better, but who are as equally to blame. It’s what happens when tactical considerations of policy and funding continually usurp strategic...
ABC, 31 August 2015 New research from the Grattan Institute has found that in 2013 overseas students paid $4 3 billion in fees to Australian universities the bulk of the $6 billion total The institute warns this leaves. Samantha Donovan reported this story on Monday, August 31, 2015 12:25:00 Listen to the story on: http://www.abc.net.au/worldtoday/content/2015/s430... Transcript will be available shortly. Source: ABC Online, The World Today