The Federal Government’s announcement to cut funding for universities is disappointing, given it comes after recent years of widening access to the tertiary sector.
Last year, following a rigorous review of his performance, I was delighted to be able to offer Professor Arshad Omari a new five-year appointment as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), which I am pleased that he has accepted.
Each year Australia observes Harmony Week, a celebration of the diversity in ethnicities which essentially live harmonious and productive lives in this nation.
Edith Cowan University has a very explicit and deep commitment to the values of integrity, respect, rational inquiry and personal excellence.
Dear Student, Colleague and all members and friends of the ECU community. Today, Universities Australia (UA), of which ECU is a member, has taken the unprecedented step of releasing a policy statement, A Smarter Australia.
A university education can do more than just help you get your dream job. It can help you change the world for the better.
This past weekend it was my pleasure to participate in five very special events as the ECU community celebrated the graduation of more than 2,000 students.
With our University quickly gathering speed again after the Christmas and New Year holiday period, I am pleased to welcome you all back and wish you a fulfilling, healthy and happy 2013.
As 2012 draws to a close, it is my view ECU has made very good progress yet again.
Recently I had the pleasure of being involved in the official launch of the Yanchep Central Shopping Centre, the first stage of a new community in the north-west corridor of Perth in which ECU will have an education facility.
Our 21st year has been another fine year as ECU continues its development as a modern, progressive and evolving University.
Each year we acknowledge the top 100 students at our University, based on their weighted average mark, and number of completed units.
It is with great delight that I congratulate the following individuals from within our University community.
ECU recently signed an international study tour agreement with Zayed University, based in the United Arab Emirates. The agreement will give you the opportunity to travel to the University’s campuses in either Dubai or Abu Dhabi, meet fellow students and immerse yourself in a new and diverse culture.
It is my pleasure to announce Caroline Barratt-Pugh (Professor of Early Childhood Education) and Daniel Galvão (Professor of Exercise and Sports Science) as successful applicants in this year’s academic promotion round, to Professor (Level E).