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The Physical Security Professional: Mapping a Body of Knowledge

Seminar: 21 July 2016, 9am by Michael Coole on 'The Physical Security Professional'.

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CMER student showcases her research to Graduate Women WA

PhD student Simone Strydom won the Graduate Women WA Mary Walters Scholarship in 2015, funding research into marine ecosystems and how they react to light related stress.

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It actually is rocket science

Samantha Ridgway is a rocket scientist. Literally. The ECU School of Science PhD candidate is the first Australian woman to be certified as a Level 3 Rocketeer and now she’s hoping to launch a five metre tall home-made rocket.

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Control Systems: Cyber Security Training Course

A 5-day training course designed to meet the needs of security professionals.

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Analysis of Remnant Data found on Memory Cards

Dr Patrick Szewczyk will present a Seminar, 30 May about his ongoing research, now in its 5th year, on the remnant data that was extracted from second hand memory cards in 2015 and how it compares to his earlier research over the previous 4 years.

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Battle between Seagrass and Boat Moorings

900 moorings believed to have devastated 48,000m2 of seagrass from Rottnest Island’s bays.

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From angry young man to respected academic

An inspirational new book by ECU researcher Dr Mick Adams is about courage and determination and how he turned his life around to become a respected Aboriginal leader in his own right.

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Sleep problems linked to Alzheimer’s Disease

A bad night’s sleep could be doing more than putting you in a bad mood, with research showing a link between difficulty getting to sleep and Alzheimer’s disease.

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Learning from Australia's first scientists

Boomerang throwing, bush medicine and Nyoongar tool making are part of this year’s National Science Week program thanks to a new ECU initiative.

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You Decided! Allow us to introduce the Winner of the #ecu25 Joondalup People's Choice Award. These 3 high-jumping karate-kicking ninjas have each won …

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The Evidence Based Policing Internship Program was challenging stimulating and very exciting. I cannot emphasize enough the value of this experience…

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For anyone considering a career in the Hospitality and Tourism industries I believe this degree is the degree to choose. It has aspects that are very …

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