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Latest news and events

10 ways to process grief during a global pandemic

ECU Lecturer and Psychotherapist Karen Anderson: restrictions on the number of mourners able to attend funerals has left some of us unable to say goodbye and unable to offer comfort to those who have lost a close loved one; and social and physical distancing has made it difficult or even impossible to say goodbye to someone in their last hours of life. Read more (The Senior website).

'Optimism bias' could help us get on with life despite pandemic: research

ECU Researchers Dr Shane Rogers and Dr Travis Cruickshank are conducting a major ongoing survey evaluating the impact of the pandemic situation on the Australian public. Read more (Sydney Morning Herald).

COVID-19 information

Please note that some previously advertised events have been cancelled or postponed due to the Australian Government’s new social distancing measures and restrictions on non-essential gatherings in an effort to protect the Australian community from the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). Read more

Would you like to sleep better or learn more about balancing stress?

Find out more about ECU Psychological Services Centre's next two group programs - The Sleeping Better program and the Balancing Stress workshop.

ECU teachers are a cut above

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

Call for Papers – CREAtec

CREAtec is calling for EOI's to present at the weekly seminar series.

WOMXN: Hard and Soft exhibition

We are pleased to invite you to our opening event on Friday 6 March of WOMXN: Hard and Soft Exhibition, curated by Olivia Colja, which runs from 7 - 29 March 2020.

Latest university news

Australia key to marine mammal conservation

Australian waters have been recognised as key habitats for the future survival of marine mammals.

ECU launches video game to help adolescents understand bare supermarket shelves

This year has seen Australians confronted by bare supermarket shelves and major restrictions on their grocery purchases for the first time in their lifetimes, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

New ECU research finds 'Dr Google' is almost always wrong

Many people turn to ‘Dr Google’ to self-diagnose their health symptoms and seek medical advice, but online symptom checkers are only accurate about a third of the time, according to new Edith Cowan University (ECU) research.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

WA through your lens 📸. Thank you to everyone who submitted their photos of our amazing state. Today we celebrate all West Australians who call WA…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Which breakfast are you? 🥐 🍳 If you picked the burnt toast then you should probably read our tip sheet on how to avoid burnout:…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Our beautiful Centre for Indigenous Australian Education and Research 😍 The centre is named Kurongkurl Katitjin, which is a Noongar phrase that…

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