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Business student a rising star

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 09

Kelly Watson hasn’t even graduated yet, but she’s already been named the best new professional in the Human Resources industry’s annual awards.

Does practice make perfect?

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 09

Practice is the way we improve our skills. But as Professor Craig Speelman will explain in a free public lecture, it also shapes the way we perceive the world.

Revealed: the secret to going faster on your bike

Friday, 16 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 09

ECU researchers involved in the science of cycling at the highest levels are gearing up to share their knowledge with Perth cyclists as part of ECU’s Research Week.

Student films connect with the small screen

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 09

A runaway bride. A tragedy-struck surfer. A flamboyant bushranger. These are just some of the characters coming to TV screens across Australia when ECU film students showcase their end of year projects on Channel Nine.

Celebrating graduate success

Monday, 12 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 09

An Australian cricket legend, an English comedian and a former WA Premier have joined more than 1000 ECU students in crossing the stage at ECU graduation ceremonies over the weekend.

Introducing Edith Cowan College

Friday, 09 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 09

The name might have changed, but students will continue to benefit from a range of pathway programs into ECU with the launch of Edith Cowan College (formerly PIBT) this week.

Law students to benefit from new, high tech moot court

Thursday, 08 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 09

WA’s most senior judge believes new facilities in ECU’s law program will be an invaluable tool in training law students.

Terror casts long shadow

Wednesday, 07 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 09

While others fled in terror, they ran towards the danger trying to save lives. Now, 15 years later, Australian research is revealing how the lives of New York medics who responded on that fateful day have been forever changed.

Vietnam volunteer experience no monkey business

Tuesday, 06 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 08

Two ECU students have had a once in a lifetime experience working with endangered primates in Vietnam as part of their studies.

Congratulations to ECU’s top students!

Thursday, 01 September 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 08

These students are among the best of more than 25,000 at ECU. Find out who made the list.

Good Universities Guide 2017

Friday, 26 August 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 08

ECU has been rated 5 stars for teaching quality for the 8th year in a row, a record now unmatched by all but a few universities in Australia.

Industry-funded DrinkWise under the microscope

Wednesday, 24 August 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 08

New ECU research has re-ignited the debate concerning the alcohol industry’s role in reducing alcohol-related harms.

Alzheimer’s – can we prevent it?

Friday, 19 August 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 08

To suggest that diet and a lack of exercise could be linked to Alzheimer’s disease was a controversial idea 20 years ago. But as ABC TV’s Catalyst finds, Professor Ralph Martins’ hypothesis is now key to preventing the disease.

What makes an elite badminton player?

Thursday, 18 August 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 08

With shuttles sometimes flying at more than 400kph, badminton is a sport that requires a combination of quick reflexes, physical skill and endurance.

Ocean radiation levels finally returning to normal after Fukushima

Thursday, 18 August 2016 News > Latest news > 2016 > 08

Professor Pere Masqué will discuss how the Fukushima nuclear accident has affected the world's oceans at this month's The West Australian ECU Lecture series on Friday, 19 August.

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