CAPA would like to thank and congratulate the Member for Dawson, George Christensen MP, for his principled stand in protection of penalty rates. “Students across the country rely on penalty rates to make ends meet,” said CAPA President Peter Derbyshire. ..
Today the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) is launching our inaugural Jobs after Graduation conference hosted by the Gold Coast Association of Postgraduates (GCAP). Postgraduate leaders from around the country are gathering to discuss the i..
The Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) will be joining the National Union of Students in non-violent protests against the 2017/18 budget occurring around the country this week. A $3.8 billion cut to university funding will do more than jus..
The Federal Government has wasted no time with the carving knives as it sets to work sticking the blades into higher education. Less than 48hrs after the budget legislation aimed at slashing $3.8 billion has already been introduced into the lower house. This mov..
With the release of the 2017/18 budget, news came that the Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program would be put into legislation. The Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) and the higher education sector breathed a sigh of relief..
After the release of the 2017/2018 Federal Budget, the Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) questions the conspicuous lack of university research funding. CAPA had, perhaps foolishly, hoped there would be some level of investment in university ..