Singing, balancing, jumping and skipping are all part of a cutting-edge movement program developed by ECU researchers that is helping teach children to read and write.
Thursday, 20 March 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 03
Native birds are a little known victim of dieback in the South West of Western Australia according to a new study by ECU researchers.
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 03
Melanoma could soon be detected in its early stages using a new blood test, thanks to a $450,000 grant to ECU.
Wednesday, 12 March 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 03
A native WA plum could be powerful new weapon in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease.
Tuesday, 11 March 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 03
ECU melanoma researcher Dr Elin Gray will investigate how to better target treatment for cancer patients after being awarded a $750,000 research fellowship
Friday, 28 February 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 02
ECU researchers are investigating whether eating like a caveman can help protect against diabetes and heart disease.
Friday, 14 February 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 02
Most children would rather play video games than memorise their times tables. But a new app developed by ECU researchers means they can now do both at the same time.
Wednesday, 12 February 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 02
ECU hosted the opening day of InSPiRE 2014. This event sees WA’s five universities combining their collective expertise to run a unique and invaluable postgraduate research training conference.
Tuesday, 11 February 2014 Research > News > 2014 > 02
PhD candidate Rashida Murphy will travel to India later this year thanks to a new ECU AsiaBound Research Student Travel Grant.
Monday, 13 January 2014 Research > News > 2013 > 12
The Wambenger is one of a number of small marsupial carnivorous species known for the male of the species mating itself to death and rarely living past 12 months of age.
Friday, 27 December 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 12
In a city dominated by cars Daniel McDonald hopes he can encourage more people to kick the automobile habit and get back on buses, trains and bikes.
Friday, 08 November 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 11
Investigating whether primary school children have the skills to negotiate social media is the focus of a research project which has been awarded $383,899.
Thursday, 31 October 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 10
The latest weapons in the fight against cancer – weightlifting and sprinting – are now available for patients at a state-of-the-art centre in Joondalup.
Monday, 28 October 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 10
A research project to better understand the role exercise plays in counteracting the sexual dysfunction associated with prostate cancer has been given a boost worth $561,844.
Monday, 02 September 2013 Research > News > 2013 > 09
A new project from ECU’s Centre for Innovative Practice will improve risk awareness by utilising tablet technology.