Small businesses make up a vital part in Western Australia’s economy, accounting for 96 per cent of all businesses in WA and employing an estimated third of the state’s labour force.
Childhood obesity is at a record high with a staggering 25 per cent of children aged five -17 considered overweight or obese. Furthermore, research shows that 50 per cent of obese children will carry these trends into adulthood.
Employers now, more than ever before are looking for graduates that have a combination of industry experience and theoretical skills.
ECU’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kerry Cox, has accepted a new contract offered by the ECU Council, and will remain Vice-Chancellor until September 2014.
Depression, obesity, broken families, and drug use are issues which affect thousands of young people each year, leading to a number of troubled youths within our local communities.
Local students from Safety Bay Senior High School put their conflict resolution skills to the test last week at the 2010 School’s Conflict Resolution and Mediation (SCRAM) grand final, held at the ECU Joondalup Campus.
The National Broadband Network initiative, announced in April 2009 by the Australian Government aims to provide 93 per cent of Australian homes, schools and workplaces with access to super-fast broadband, delivering speeds of up to 100 megabits per second.
Work experience is an important factor when searching for new employees, with Graduate Careers Australia stating that employer’s value, and prefer, job applicants who possess skills such as team work, communication and problem solving.
Improved nurse staffing levels were associated with a 25 per cent decrease in the rate of patient deaths, according to a study conducted by Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers.
Edith Cowan University’s 2010 Vice-Chancellor’s Oration will be presented at 7.00pm on Tuesday, 5 October at ECU’s Joondalup Campus in Building 32 by Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria in South Africa, Professor Cheryl de la Rey.
Are you juggling caring for kids, looking after your elderly parents and maintaining a career? If yes, then why not be part of a comprehensive study being conducted by Edith Cowan University (ECU) entitled, ‘Role balance for working women with multigenerational caring responsibilities.’
Higher education youth work programs from across Australia will receive a boost, as a result of a comprehensive project to be run by Edith Cowan University (ECU).
Edith Cowan University (ECU) Faculty of Business and Law’s Degrees Restaurant is now open for business.
Local Doctor of IT qualification (DIT) candidate Yuwanuch Gulatee couldn’t think of a better place to start her research journey than Edith Cowan University (ECU).
Local resident and PhD candidate Shuyi Zhen couldn’t think of a better place to start her research journey than Edith Cowan University (ECU).