Wilkie puts UTas STEM on PM’s agenda

The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, has welcomed the Prime Minister’s interest in the University of Tasmania’s proposed STEM facility in Hobart. In Question Time today, Mr Wilkie asked Malcolm Turnbull to provide assurance of Federal Government support...

Education

Early childhood educationSchool educationTertiary education The benefits of early education for children are clear. Andrew supports better wages for workers in the sector, including for those who are providing family day care. He supported the previous Government’s...

INDIES CONVERGE ON REGIONAL UNIVERSITY MEETING

02 February 2015 The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, has joined the Independent Member for Indi, Cathy McGowan, at a forum to discuss the challenges being experienced by regional universities across Australia. Mr Wilkie said today’s Albury-Wodonga Forum...

PYNE HOLDS UTAS TO RANSOM

26 March 2015 The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, has condemned the Minister for Education, Christopher Pyne, for continuing to hold Tasmania and its university to ransom over his higher education reforms. Mr Wilkie pressed Mr Pyne in Question Time...