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$1 million for Alzheimer’s answers

Monday, 05 December 2016 News > News > 2016 > 07

The search for a blood test to detect Alzheimer’s disease in its early stages got a major boost with Professor Ralph Martins receiving a $1.25 million grant. Learn more about his work combating this debilitating disease.

Two of the best

Friday, 02 December 2016 News > News > 2016 > 12

There’s good news for those considering studying journalism or education at ECU: the University is home to two of the best teachers in Australia for these courses.

How we’re helping endangered cockatoos breeding in Perth

Thursday, 01 December 2016 News > News > 2016 > 12

In 2015 ECU students found two Carnaby's black cockatoo chicks on the Joondalup Campus for the first time in history. Now we’ve installed artificial nesting boxes around the Campus to do our bit to save the species.

Hard work pays off in more ways than one

Monday, 28 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

If you’re going to university you’d be crazy not to find out what scholarships are available to you according to ECU Bachelor of Law/Bachelor of Business student Lauren Dickson.

Scholarship a helping hand for engineering student

Monday, 28 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

Alyssa Hawkins is part of the first group of students studying engineering at ECU's South West Campus and now she's getting a helping hand to continue her studies in Perth thanks to South32.

ECU Media Newsletter - 24 November 2016

Thursday, 24 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

This edition of the ECU media newsletter includes subject experts on the sugar tax, terrorism recruitment, corporate social responsibility and PhD employability.

Small businesses get long-term financial boost from social responsibility: study

Tuesday, 22 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

Corporate social responsibility is normally the realm of big business but new research from ECU has found it's paying dividends for small and medium business too.

Banks are hedging their bets on costly branch networks

Friday, 18 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

Some banks are going cashless but ECU finance expert Associate Professor Robert Powell takes a look at how banks are changing in an online world.

Paid internships pathway to dream job

Thursday, 17 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

Students from ECU’s one year intensive Graduate Diploma of Broadcasting course are well on the way to the career of their dreams, thanks to the support of Australia’s leading broadcasters.

For the love of ivory and strings

Monday, 14 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

The first piano in Australia has found a new home at WAAPA.

ECU Media Newsletter - 8 December 2016

Thursday, 10 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 12

The last ECU media newsletter for 2016 contains a range of experts on Christmas and summer-related themes, as well as the latest ECU news.The ECU communications office will close on 23 December 2016, re-opening on 9 January 2017.

ECU Media Newsletter - 10 November 2016

Thursday, 10 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

This fortnight's ECU media newsletter includes the latest subject experts as well as news from ECU.

What can we learn from seagrass' history?

Wednesday, 09 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

We can look thousands of years into the past to help plan for the future using seagrass growing off our coast.

Dancers to grace the world stage

Tuesday, 08 November 2016 News > News > 2016 > 11

An international ballet competition coming to Sydney will give four WAAPA dancers the chance to pirouette their way into the best ballet companies in the world.

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