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Music’s brightest minds set to converge on Perth

Tuesday, 04 December 2018 News > News > 2018 > 12

Aboriginal song traditions, opera for children, extreme metal and the work of historic composer Joseph Haydn are just some of the themes that will be explored at an upcoming music conference at Edith Cowan University.

Battle of the sexes key in marketing to China

Tuesday, 27 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

Understanding gender and generational differences within the Chinese population is key to cashing in on Australia’s biggest tourism market, according to new research from ECU.

Who’s groping who in nightclubs these days?

Tuesday, 27 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

It is more socially acceptable for women to be 'handsy' in nightclubs than men, new research has found.

ECU’s teaching graduates dominate education awards

Monday, 26 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

ECU teaching graduates have swept four categories at this year’s WA Education Awards, which recognise the best primary and secondary teachers and schools around the State.

Children’s University inspires life-long learning

Monday, 26 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

It’s not your typical university – students can be in a museum one day and scaling a climbing wall the next.

Students explore WA’s historic landmarks

Thursday, 22 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

A new television program made entirely by ECU postgraduate broadcasting students takes viewers on a journey of Perth’s landmarks and how they fit into today’s history.

WA's abalone reminds migrants of home

Thursday, 22 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

For four days every summer Perth’s beaches are teeming with Asian immigrants eager to catch their share of abalone, but what’s really behind the fascination?

Industry backs ECU broadcasters

Friday, 16 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

Seven students from Edith Cowan University’s (ECU’s) one year intensive Graduate Diploma of Broadcasting are on the way to the careers of their dreams thanks to the support of Australia’s media industry.

A new reality for students with special needs

Friday, 09 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

A VR teaching tool developed by ECU computer science students could transform how some of society’s most vulnerable children are taught about personal safety and social interaction.

Mediterranean diet key to delaying Alzheimer’s

Wednesday, 07 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

Eating a Mediterranean diet could delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease by years, new research has found.

Building ECU’s science future

Tuesday, 06 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

Students studying science, medical or nursing courses from 2020 will be the beneficiaries of a new $48 million science facility at ECU’s Joondalup Campus.

Seagrass unexpected protector of marine history

Friday, 02 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 09

Seagrass meadows are safeguarding shipwrecks off of the Australian coast, with Edith Cowan University researchers likening them to security vaults for priceless cultural artefacts.

ECU graduate takes out PR prize for sunburn campaign

Thursday, 01 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

A communications campaign designed to tackle severe sunburn injury has boosted the CV of one ECU public relations graduate.

Fresh offerings for uni students in the South West

Thursday, 01 November 2018 News > News > 2018 > 11

Students in the South West will benefit from brand new lecture theatres and two new courses available at the Campus from next year.

Student's rubbish story makes front page news

Wednesday, 31 October 2018 News > News > 2018 > 10

A university assignment exposing Rottnest Island’s dirty secret has landed one ECU student a front-page feature in The West Australian and a WA Media Award.

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