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It's official

Wednesday, 06 May 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 05

A police pipe band, Nyoongar performers, WAAPA musicians and several hundred members of the ECU community have welcomed ECU’s fifth Vice-Chancellor.

Ngoolark heralds a new chapter

Tuesday, 05 May 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 05

The audacious golden exterior of the latest architectural addition to ECU’s Joondalup Campus is a clear sign of its rapid development as a vibrant, globally-focused University.

7 things you didn’t know about ECU’s buildings

Tuesday, 05 May 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 05

In less than 25 years ECU has created some of the most eye catching architecture in Western Australia to create an innovative, global university.

Walking and talking in Maylands

Friday, 01 May 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

Leaving the car and instead pounding the pavement helps people better connect with the suburb they live in, says PhD candidate Tina Askam.

Mediterranean diet reduces cognitive decline

Thursday, 30 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

Researchers have found that eating a Mediterranean diet reduces the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.

One painting a day for 100 days

Thursday, 30 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

A new exhibition at ECU is exploring how we create the story of us. It asks which memories do we hold on to, which do we discard and what moments in our life make us who we are?

ECU rated among world’s best

Thursday, 30 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

ECU has been named as one of the top universities in the world under 50 years of age.

Ruddock Fellowship

Tuesday, 28 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

A new $5000 prize has given one ECU student the opportunity to gain valuable experience with Emirates in Dubai.

The men behind the paintings

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

Former ECU leaders have been honoured with portraits painted by four prominent Australian artists.

International opportunity

Monday, 20 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

Sacha King now works for a global humanitarian organisation in Thailand – and it’s all thanks to a scholarship she won in 2013 while studying at ECU. Applications for the 2015 scholarship are now open.

Nyoongar season - Djeren

Friday, 17 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

The Nyoongar season djeren (April - May) arrived early this year, says ECU Cultural Awareness Officer Jason Barrow.

Making schools safer and more welcoming for LGBTQI students

Friday, 17 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

The Australian Curriculum is largely silent on the needs of queer students and must change to include those students, writes Dr David Rhodes.

Fortescue’s roster changes signal waning of the cashed-up FIFO era

Thursday, 16 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

Are we seeing the end of the boom as resources companies slash costs by cutting staff and suspending operations?

Life behind the camera

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

With credits including Mrs Doubtfire, Predator and The Chronicals of Narnia to his name, legendary cinematographer Don McAlpine had some tips for the ECU’s budding filmmakers.

Volunteers not safe from workplace bullying

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 News > Latest news > 2015 > 04

Despite the charitable nature of volunteering new research has found one in three volunteers can experience workplace bullying.

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