2011 Archived Media

RUN welcomes portfolio changes 12/12/11

The Regional Universities Network has welcomed the unification of the science and research portfolio with tertiary education and skills in today's Federal Ministry reshuffle. > More

RUN appoints inaugural Executive Director 12/12/11

The Regional Universities Network (RUN) has announced the appointment of Dr Caroline Perkins as its inaugural Executive Director. > More

RUN dismayed by Coalition policy on Australian universities 09/12/11

The Regional Universities Network (RUN) has expressed disappointment with elements of how the Federal Coalition would deliver on its own reform of the higher education sector. > More

Regional skill pressures need to be addressed 16/11/11

The widening gap between agricultural labour supply and demand will require a national response, according to the Regional Universities Network. > More

Regional Universities Network welcomes support 21/10/11

The Regional Universities Network is delighted with the strong support it has received by the Federal Government and tertiary education sector since its launch last week. > More

Government welcomes new Regional Universities Network (Ministerial Media Release) 14/10/11

The Australian Government welcomed the announcement today of a new Regional Universities Network to advocate on behalf of universities based in regional areas. > More

Formation of Regional Universities Network Announced 14/10/11

Six of Australia's regional universities have announced the formation of a collaborative university network to boost the profile of regional tertiary education. > More