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Good Universities Guide 2018

Monday, 28 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

ECU has received a five star rating for teaching quality for a record 11 years in a row in the Good Universities Guide 2018.

New tech tackles classical problem

Friday, 25 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

Motion capture technology popularised by Hollywood is helping cellists prevent and overcome chronic injury.

Country kids face veg challenges

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

Regional and remote kids face unique challenges when it comes to eating the recommended amount of vegetables, new research has found.

As Australia becomes less religious, our parliament becomes more so

Monday, 21 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

Even though the 2016 Census revealed that more than 30% of the Australian population identify as having “no religion” – a label that overtook the Catholic faith figure – Christianity’s effect on Australian politics is far from waning.

Quest for Alzheimer’s test

Monday, 21 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

Detecting Alzheimer’s disease before symptoms appear is seen as the key to fighting the deadly disease. Now thanks to a $700,000 grant, ECU researchers are confident such a blood test can be developed.

New Chief Information Officer appointed at ECU

Thursday, 17 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

Edith Cowan University (ECU) has appointed Vito Forte as its new Chief Information Officer.

Gastroenterology expert joins ECU

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

Liver disease expert Professor John Olynyk has been appointed to ECU's School of Medical and Health Sciences as Professor of Translational Medicine.

Small technology promises to clean huge volumes of wastewater

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

A new type of iron developed by ECU researchers that can strip impurities from water in just minutes is already generating interest from international mining companies.

New partnership opening international doors for WAAPA students

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

A new partnership between Edith Cowan University (ECU) and a top international conservatoire is giving Music students the chance to broaden their horizons in Manchester or learn from the best teachers in the world, right here in Perth.

'Fire and fury': Trump's impulsive rhetoric on North Korea threatens the region

Thursday, 10 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

In this article, originally written for The Conversation, Dr Genevieve Hohnen explains how by promising "fire and fury", Donald Trump actually plays into North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's hands.

Students big winners from West Coast Eagles partnership

Friday, 04 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

Edith Cowan University students will get the chance to work with the West Coast Eagles in a range of areas including performance analysis and broadcasting after the two organisations signed a 10-year partnership agreement.

Respect.Now.Always

Tuesday, 01 August 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

Edith Cowan University (ECU) has today released its institution-level data from the Australian Human Rights Commission's Change the course: National report on sexual assault and sexual harassment at Australian universities (the National Report).

ECU Mount Lawley and WAAPA Open Day - Sunday 13 August

Thursday, 27 July 2017 News > News > 2017 > 07

ECU Mount Lawley Open Day is your chance to take a tour behind the scenes at WAAPA, see students in action at rehearsals and speak one on one with lecturers.

Survey shows WA public sector workers lack communication on cuts

Thursday, 27 July 2017 News > News > 2017 > 07

Preliminary findings from an Edith Cowan University survey of WA public sector workers reveals high levels of stress and major gaps in information-sharing during the Labor Government’s five-month review period of upcoming cuts.

ECU Media Newsletter 27 July 2017

Thursday, 27 July 2017 News > News > 2017 > 08

The fortnight's media newsletter includes experts on the cashless economy, Chinese tourism and Alzheimer's disease.

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