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Skilled migrants crucial to resource industry

Wednesday, 08 August 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 08

Temporary migrant workers play an essential role in Australia’s resource industry by filling highly-skilled positions that cannot be met by local supply, the preliminarily findings of a pilot study by Edith Cowan University (ECU) have shown.

ECU signs MoU with Norvic Institute

Friday, 20 July 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 07

Edith Cowan University (ECU) has signed a first-of-its-kind Memorandum of Understanding with the Norvic Institute of Nursing Education that will give Nepalese students the opportunity to study in Australia.

University collaborations to benefit farmers, students

Tuesday, 17 July 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 07

Australian researchers are joining forces with their Indian counterparts to address the problems of food security and water management in their respective countries by using high-tech solutions.

Exploring the links between Nyoongar and Chinese culture

Tuesday, 26 June 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 06

A new art exhibition at Edith Cowan University (ECU) is celebrating the link between Chinese and Australian Indigenous culture on the eve of NAIDOC Week celebrations.

ECU appoints new Director of Research and Innovation

Wednesday, 20 June 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 06

Edith Cowan University (ECU) has appointed Dr Margaret Jones as the Director of the Office of Research and Innovation.

Connectus Botanicus and Be on Time

Tuesday, 05 June 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 05

People and their connection with urban surroundings is explored in two new solo exhibitions showing at the Spectrum Project Space throughout July.

Spectrum presents SUPERVILLA – a thousand shades of beige

Wednesday, 23 May 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 05

A new exhibition at Spectrum Project Space shines the spotlight on Western Australia’s economic upswing and its effects on the infrastructure and architecture of the state.

WA film graduate joins Underbelly

Friday, 11 May 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 05

World-first study to change understanding and treatment of Huntington’s

Tuesday, 01 May 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 04

Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers are leading a world-first study which could change the way Huntington’s disease is treated.

ECU announces world-class research collaboration

Friday, 13 April 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 04

Exercise as medicine, bullying behaviour and preserving coastal ecosystems are just some of the important research areas being addressed as part of Edith Cowan University’s (ECU’s) Collaborative Research Network (CRN) project.

Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Science and Research Senator The Hon. Chris Evans launched the CRN at ECU’s Joondalup Campus today.

WA directing stars win at Clare Valley

Thursday, 05 April 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 04

WA Screen Academy graduates Mike Hoath and Ben Young have taken out top honours at the 2012 Clare Valley Film Festival for their films Crosshairs and Something Fishy.

ECU Joondalup Campus to be transformed

Thursday, 05 April 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 04

Edith Cowan University’s (ECU’s) Joondalup Campus is set to be transformed by a new $72 million building program that will link existing buildings and create a new marketplace and ‘campus street’.

Hands on health

Monday, 02 April 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 03

Hands-on learning is an important part of a university student’s education, particularly when the skills they learn could one day save a life.

Matt Jackson – a life in review

Friday, 30 March 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 03

Artist Matt Jackson’s latest exhibition – An Optimistic mid-career retrospective looks back on his life, the trials and the tribulations that have made him the artist he is today.

All in the mind for Olympic trialists

Monday, 12 March 2012 News > Media releases > 2012 > 03

Dr Craig Harms is busily preparing for the 2012 Australian Olympic swimming trials – even though he won’t be getting anywhere near the pool.

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