The University of Sydney reveals an operating surplus of $1.04 billion amid staff strikes to increase the rate of casual staff conversion to full-time work.
Yesterday USyd staff are on strike for the third time in two weeks, supported by the National Tertiary Education Union. The strikers are calling for fair wages, secure work and enforceable targets for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment.
Callum Foote is a journalist and Revolving Doors editor for Michael West Media. He has studied the impact of undue corporate influence over Australian policy decisions and the impact this has on popular interests.