Belinda Robinson

Type: Person
Name: Belinda Robinson
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

41 dogs die in horrific Vegas house fire but firefighters were able to rescue 52 animals from the blaze

The fire broke out at the home in North Las Vegas at 8 p.m. on Sunday   Fire crews from Las Vegas treated some of the animals at the scene Meanwhile, others were taken to pet hospitals,  according  to local  reports   A man who appeared to live in the ... [Published Capital Bay - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Cops: Student who shared pot-laced lollipops with pals faces drug charges

The teenager told police that she got the candy from California She confessed that she handed them out to classmates but one became ill The ill student ended up staying in hospital overnight on Monday But the school nurse initially thought she had suffered ... [Published Capital Bay - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 2 reports

Inevitable decline in higher education without change: Submission

The quality, performance, competitiveness and reputation of Australia's higher education sector will be condemned to a path of inevitable decline if, in the absence of increased public investment, the Government's higher education proposals are discarded ... [Published Noodls - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Universities need sustainable funding

Why is it that a consensus of Australian universities are calling on Senate crossbenchers to support and amend the Government's higher education reform agenda?The short answer is because the existing funding model is not sustainable and a new approach ... [Published University Australia - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Tuition discounting poised to invade Australia

As Australia prepares to deregulate the setting of tuition prices, experts there are warning that universities will adopt a heretofore foreign practice that is common in the United States: discounting prices.Students could pay vastly different prices ... [Published Inside Higher Ed - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Universities demand deal over costs pressure

Belinda Robinson, CEO of the Universities Australia lobbying body representing the nation's 39 tertiary education institutions, has written to independent and minor party senators. She is urging them to seek a compromise deal that would mean the Federal ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Students the winners as New Colombo Plan launched in India

Australian undergraduates will now have the opportunity to study and undertake internships in one of Australia's largest trading partners following the official launch today of the New Colombo Plan in India by Prime Minister Tony Abbott.India is one of ... [Published Noodls - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Harpooned by logic

Wheels within wheels; A terminal flaw; The endless summer; and Mending fences. Wheels within wheels: The outlook for Christopher Pyne’s higher education reforms are looking decidedly messy. Simply giving ground on the HECS interest rate plan will not ... [Published The Australian - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 2 reports

Chubb: success STEMs from long-term strategy

Universities Australia has thrown its support behind calls from the government’s chief scientist for a long-term strategic approach to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.In a report released this week, Australia’s Chief Scientist professor ... [Published Campus Review - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Blueprint to address Australias lack of science strategy unveiled

The mandatory study of science is part of the education strategy. Photograph: redsnapper / Alamy/AlamyAustralia’s chief scientist, Ian Chubb, has unveiled a blueprint to address Australia’s lack of a science strategy, with proposals aimed at improving ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

Students to pay more under higher education changes; Christopher Pyne says it's a 'good deal' (ABC)

Students will be asked to pay more for higher education under the Federal Government's proposed legislation introduced into Parliament today.Education Minister Christopher Pyne introduced the legislation to Parliament this morning, saying it is a "good ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

Australian Universities plead for deregulation

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.SYDNEY, Aug. 28 (Xinhua) -- The peak body representing Australia's Universities (UA) is now calling on the Australian Parliament to support the deregulation of Australian universities to assure affordability for students ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 28 2014]

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"australia's university sector is approaching a crossroads. our universities will increasingly struggle to meet the quality and performance expectations of students, and our national re capability will continue to erode, if funding remains inadequate" said Ms Robinson
"we are now at a point where interest from both german and australian universities is strong enough that developing a sector-wide formal program is the next logical step" Ms Robinson said

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41 dogs die in horrific Vegas house fire but fi... [Published Capital Bay - Sep 29 2014]
Police officer was shot in Ferguson on Saturday... [Published Capital Bay - Sep 28 2014]
Cops: Student who shared pot-laced lollipops wi... [Published Capital Bay - Sep 26 2014]
Inevitable decline in higher education without ... [Published Noodls - Sep 24 2014]
Ground-breaking German/Australian research part... [Published Noodls - Sep 24 2014]
Universities need sustainable funding [Published University Australia - Sep 23 2014]
Tuition discounting poised to invade Australia [Published Inside Higher Ed - Sep 16 2014]
With a little help from your friends [Published The Australian - Sep 09 2014]
Universities demand deal over costs pressure [Published Individual.com - Sep 08 2014]
Keeping the champagne on ice! Couple take stunn... [Published Capital Bay - Sep 07 2014]
Comedian Drew Carey offers reward in bucket prank [Published Capital Bay - Sep 07 2014]
Harpooned by logic [Published The Australian - Sep 05 2014]
Students the winners as New Colombo Plan launch... [Published Noodls - Sep 04 2014]
Chubb: success STEMs from long-term strategy [Published Campus Review - Sep 03 2014]
Blueprint to address Australias lack of science... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 02 2014]
Chief Scientist’s report: a strategy for a more... [Published Noodls - Sep 02 2014]
Higher education reforms enter House [Published Campus Review - Sep 01 2014]
Government introduces radical HE bill [Published University World News - Aug 29 2014]
Christopher Pyne steps up pressure on universit... [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 28 2014]
Australian Universities plead for deregulation [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 28 2014]
XINHUA - Australian Universities plead for dere... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 28 2014]
Students to pay more under higher education cha... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 28 2014]
Senate: approve higher education package with a... [Published Noodls - Aug 28 2014]
Air Force fighter jet crashes in Virginia and p... [Published Capital Bay - Aug 28 2014]
Australia faces third highest uni fees [Published The Australian - Aug 26 2014]
Archaeologists uncover two ancient Mayan cities... [Published Capital Bay - Aug 23 2014]
Christopher Pyne 'realistic' about doing deals ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 06 2014]
Engineering students may need 25 years to pay o... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 04 2014]
Universities warn of 'reputational risk' from c... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 02 2014]
Uni students pledge to fight fee hikes [Published Townsville Bulletin - May 13 2014]
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