Note: Opinions expressed are solely that of the author and are not reflective of The Tertangala or the University of Wollongong. The Liberal’s once again have students in their cross-hairs with an announcement that the Budget will include a 7.5% fee increase and a $2.8 billion cut to higher education..
On Friday morning Christopher Pyne spoke at the inaugural Hedley Beare Memorial Lecture, hosted by education peak body ACEL Australia, at the Sydney Masonic Centre in the CBD. A group of approximately 40 students, from various groups and backgrounds, opposed to university fee deregulation were there to meet Pyne. As the group tried to.