Top of page
Global Site Navigation

News

Local Section Navigation
You are here:
ECU is currently converting this web content to a more mobile friendly format. If you find the content below is not formatting correctly during this transition please view on desktop browser.
Main Content

Media releases

Five stars six years in a row for ECU

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 08

Edith Cowan University has received five star ratings for its teaching quality, generic skills and overall satisfaction for the sixth consecutive year, as rated by its students in a confidential national survey.

Road to ECU is open for SWIT graduates

Monday, 11 August 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 08

There’s never been a better time to broaden your career opportunities with ECU and the South West Institute of Technology (SWIT) signing an articulation agreement to provide clear pathways to university.

ECU Media newsletter - 7 August 2014

Thursday, 07 August 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 08

The ECU media newsletter is emailed to journalists fortnightly during semester. This edition includes experts on data retention, FIFO suicide risks and alcohol consumption among older people.

Off to a flying start

Thursday, 07 August 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 08

Edith Cowan University (ECU) students Kelli Schmitt, Daniel Edwards and Kirsty Eades have been awarded a 2014 Perth Airport Indigenous Scholarship thanks to the generosity of Perth Airport.

Alcohol and other drug habits of 18 – 35 year olds under spotlight

Sunday, 06 July 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 07

A survey by Edith Cowan University has provided a valuable new insight on the use of alcohol and other drugs by young Western Australians.

Scholarship to support future nurses

Friday, 04 July 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 07

School of Nursing and Midwifery students Lateia Turner-Biggs and Sarah-Louise McDougall  have been awarded the 2014 Dorothea Swift Nursing Scholarship thanks to the generosity of the Swift family.

ECU Health Centre on track for September completion

Friday, 04 July 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 07

The ECU Health Centre, incorporating the Wanneroo GP Super Clinic, will open for business on-schedule and on-budget in late September 2014.

Vice-Chancellor's statement on Rolf Harris - 1 July 2014

Tuesday, 01 July 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 07

Statement on Rolf Harris verdict from ECU Vice-Chancellor Professor Kerry Cox.

Health simulation rises to the challenge

Monday, 30 June 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 07

An inflatable simulation tent that erects in just two minutes will be used by Edith Cowan University (ECU) to train health students and professionals for scenarios such as oil rig explosions, train derailments and toxic chemical fires.

$420,000 to support ECU research links with industry, community

Friday, 27 June 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 06

Projects to develop weed-zapping lasers and investigating how to break the cycle of welfare dependency have secured prestigious Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project Scheme grants worth almost half a million dollars over the next four years.

ECU Media newsletter - 26 June 2014

Thursday, 26 June 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 06

The ECU media newsletter is emailed to journalists fortnightly during semester. This edition includes experts on Aboriginal business studies, NAIDOC Week, Red Nose Day and the link between prostate cancer and sexual health.

International SIDS help

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 06

A WA-based project that has cut the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in one of Jordan’s largest hospitals will be expanded to the refugee camps that have sprung up along the country’s border with war-torn Syria.

ECU appoints new Vice-Chancellor

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 06

ECU has appointed Professor Steve Chapman as its next Vice-Chancellor.

NAIDOC Week celebrations at ECU

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 06

A new art exhibition and cultural performance, daily film screenings and flag-raising ceremonies at Edith Cowan University (ECU) during 2014 NAIDOC Week will celebrate the history and culture of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

ECU media newsletter - 12 June 2014

Thursday, 12 June 2014 News > Media releases > 2014 > 06

The ECU media newsletter is emailed to journalists fortnightly during semester. This edition includes experts on online passwords, Red Nose Day and doing business in China.

Skip to top of page