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New research offers fresh hope for early Alzheimer's diagnosis

Monday, 30 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

A global team of researchers has discovered a new biomarker that could be used to detect Alzheimer’s disease decades before symptoms emerge.

Working from home requires a changing mindset

Thursday, 26 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

With remoting working becoming an urgent challenge for many during the COVID-19 pandemic, Professor of Work and Wellbeing Tim Bentley explores the pros and cons of working from home.

Fighting fear with facts - ECU's experts give their takes on COVID-19

Wednesday, 25 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

As the world struggles to deal with the myriad implications of the unfolding COVID-19 crisis, ECU's world-class experts have some practical tips and opinions across a variety of topics related to the crisis.

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus: FAQs for ECU staff and students (with Chinese translation)

Thursday, 19 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 02

We've collated answers to the most frequently asked questions by ECU staff and students regarding the 2019 Novel Coronavirus.

ECU South West dean honoured in WA Women’s Hall of Fame

Friday, 13 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

ECU South West Campus Dean Lyn Farrell was officially inducted into the WA Women’s Hall of Fame at a gala event held in front of hundreds of guests at Government House on International Women’s Day.

Uncertain future for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Thursday, 12 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

The Coronavirus pandemic currently spreading around the world is posing a serious threat to the 2020 Olympics opening in Tokyo in 24 July. The postponement or cancellation of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo would be unprecedented in peacetime.

ECU joins forces with WA Women's Hall of Fame

Thursday, 05 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

Edith Cowan University (ECU) officially launched a partnership with the WA Women’s Hall of Fame at ECU’s International Women’s Day celebration on 6 March.

Taking the panic out of pandemic

Wednesday, 04 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

In the wake of Australia’s first coronavirus-related death on Sunday, the nation now has just a small window of opportunity to avoid hitting the panic button.

Research backs call for more life-saving helicopters in WA

Tuesday, 03 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

New research from Edith Cowan University has strengthened the case for widening WA’s network of rescue helicopters beyond the existing two RAC Rescue Helicopters.

The dairy dilemma: low-fat is not necessarily better for kids

Tuesday, 03 March 2020 News > News > 2020 > 03

Children who consume full-fat dairy products do not show an increased risk of obesity or heart disease, according to an Edith Cowan University (ECU) research finding that raises questions about the current dietary advice for children.

NHMRC study to home in on a global killer

Wednesday, 26 February 2020 News > News > 2020 > 02

ECU researchers are part of a collaborative team that has won a $728,455 grant from the NHMRC to develop new ways of diagnosing sepsis.

ECU recognised as a gender equality leader again in 2020

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 News > News > 2020 > 02

ECU has been named an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality for the fourth year in a row – one of only three organisations in the state to receive the prestigious citation and the only WA university.

ECU teachers are a cut above

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 News > News > 2020 > 02

The depth of teaching talent at Edith Cowan University (ECU) was recognised this week with several national teaching awards.

More and more parents are choosing to educate their children at home - why aren't we supporting them?

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 News > News > 2020 > 02

With nearly 20,000 Australian children now being taught by their parents at home, education researchers are calling for greater support for the sector.

New ECU cyber security scholarships to boost gender equality

Friday, 21 February 2020 News > News > 2020 > 02

A new cyber security scholarship has been created at ECU to encourage more women to study and work in the sector.

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