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Southern Cross Uni on hunt for new VC

Southern Cross University has commenced the search for a new vice-chancellor following the announcement that Professor Peter Lee will retire later this year. SCU Media Statement: "The vice-chancellor of Southern Cross University Professor Peter Lee announced last week his intention to ...

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Birmingham puts unis on notice over admissions process

The Australian university system has been put on notice regarding the "opaque" ATAR admissions system. Education Minister Simon Birmingham used his keynote address at the Universities Australia Higher Education Conference to express his dissatisfaction with unmet demand and unclear processes. ...

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UC announces U of Toronto academic as next VC

The University of Canberra revealed this week that professor H Deep Saini will take over as vice-chancellor from professor Stephen Parker from 1 September 2016. Saini is now vice-president of the University of Toronto and principal of the University of Toronto's Mississauga campus, both in ...

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