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Bee whispering

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

Researchers have developed an innovative non-invasive way to check the health of beehives by listening to their buzzing.

Understaffed wards lead to infections, worsening health

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

Nursing researchers have discovered that patients on wards understaffed by nurses are more likely to experience surgical wound infections, pressure injuries, urinary tract infections and pneumonia.

Sky's the limit for move into the cloud

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

Students and researchers are set to benefit from more responsive, agile IT services after the University became the first in Australia to move all its data centre infrastructure to the cloud

Welcome Professor Steve Chapman

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

ECU’s new Vice-Chancellor has a background in chemistry and a passion for magic.

A win for ECU cancer research

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

Cancer Council WA has awarded more than $450,000 to ECU researchers to develop new ways to detect and treat cancer.  

Scholarship supports teacher’s next step

Friday, 27 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

While working as a teacher Sarah Booth was disappointed with how many schools taught Aboriginal History, so she decided to go back to university to do something about it.

An exhibition of no regrets

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

What do you wish you had said but now it’s too late? A new interactive art exhibition is giving a voice to those unspoken moments.

Waves of innovation

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

WA businesses involved in a program that allows them to tap into university expertise have hailed the success of iPrep.

Stories through the lens

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

Two ECU Photomedia graduates have developed a program that sees underprivileged children paired with professional photographers to experience a different type of learning.

Study support pays off

Friday, 13 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

There's a wide array of scholarships available to ECU students and one of their recipients says anyone studying or thinking of studying should find out what's on offer.

Under new management

Wednesday, 11 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

The ECU Business Innovation Centre (ECUBIC), already one of WA’s most successful incubators of start-up businesses, is set to expand its range of support services.

Lessons in leadership

Friday, 06 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

Western Australia’s first female Governor shared valuable lessons from her trailblazing career at a speech at ECU to mark International Women’s Day.

Murder grips Fremantle in new book

Thursday, 05 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

Fremantle’s historic West End is the setting for a new fiction novel about a modern day killer by author Dr Leigh Straw.

Refugees: Social justice through art

Tuesday, 03 March 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 03

An artist-in-residency project is calling for members of the public to contribute their own ideas about asylum seeker detention.

App data to assist bike infrastructure

Thursday, 26 February 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 02

Cyclists' own mobile fitness data could be used to improve bike infrastructure thanks to a new research project from ECU.

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