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Technology that could virtually transform our lives

Thursday, 18 June 2020

School of Arts and Humanities researchers are exploring how real-time virtual reality (VR) chat could transform interview-based communication in a post-COVID world.

Interlace: Inter–Institutional Engagement

Wednesday, 03 June 2020 Schools > Arts and Humanities > Research and creative activity > Centre for Research in Entertainment, Arts, Technology, Education and Communications > Events > Centre for Research in Entertainment, Arts, Technology, Education and Communications > 2020 > 06

This paper discusses the processes in setting up an artist in residence between the State Parliament of WA and the School of Arts and Humanities at ECU, providing the artist access to all areas of Parliament. 17 June 2020.

10 ways to process grief during a global pandemic

Tuesday, 19 May 2020

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

Tuesday, 19 May 2020

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).

Call for Papers – CREAtec

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 Schools > Arts and Humanities > Research and creative activity > Research news > School based > 2020 > 02

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

Edith Cowan Centre for Global Issues Research Report 2017-2018

Thursday, 06 June 2019 Schools > Arts and Humanities > Research and creative activity > Edith Cowan Centre for Global Issues > News and events > Centre for Global Issues > 2019 > 06

The Edith Cowan Centre for Global Issues (C-Global) is pleased to present its Research Report 2017-2018, highlighting the Centre’s wide range of activities and achievements over its establishment phase.

The site of the Bali bombings has been a vacant lot for 16 years. It’s time to build a proper memorial

Wednesday, 15 May 2019

PhD candidate Carmen Jacques explains the background to the Bali Peace Park and why the way we memorialise terror events is so important.

The inside story on crime within prison

Thursday, 28 March 2019

Read the article from The Conversation by Arts and Humanities PhD student Dr Catharine Phillips regarding crime within Western Australian prisons.

New approaches to unlocking intergenerational poverty

Thursday, 28 March 2019

Adequate funding for poverty-impacted children to participate in sports and the arts may be a powerful way to help them break free from the welfare dependency cycle, according to new Edith Cowan University (ECU) research.

How pursuing goals can help people living with chronic pain

Friday, 22 February 2019

Positive goal engagement can play an important role in helping people to maintain a sense of well-being when living with chronic pain, according to new ECU research.

University Research Medal Winner

Monday, 04 February 2019 Schools > Arts and Humanities > Research and creative activity > Research news > School based > 2019 > 02

Writing PhD graduate Dr J.R. Jackson has won the 2018 University Research Medal for her thesis, "A coat of ashes: A collection of poems, incorporating a metafictional narrative - and - Poetry, Daoism, physics and systems theory: a poetics: A set of critical essays".

International linguistics scholar visits C-Global

Thursday, 15 November 2018 Schools > Arts and Humanities > Research and creative activity > Edith Cowan Centre for Global Issues > News and events > Centre for Global Issues > 2018 > 11

Professor Nuria Lorenzo-Dus will be visiting the Edith Cowan Centre for Global Issues later this month to strengthen existing ties between ECU and Swansea University.

Mentoring as a tool against African youth crime

Monday, 08 October 2018

Peer mentoring programs may prevent crime and violence among African youth, according to the early findings of new research.

C-Global hosts International Workshop

Wednesday, 12 September 2018 Schools > Arts and Humanities > Research and creative activity > Edith Cowan Centre for Global Issues > News and events > Centre for Global Issues > 2018 > 09

Perth was the final destination of C-Global’s Human Journeys in the Global Era travelling symposium. Delegates from around the world attended Border Crossings, a one-day interdisciplinary workshop held at Edith Cowan University in Mount Lawley, as well as guest tours of the campus.

International Engagement in Canberra

Wednesday, 12 September 2018 Schools > Arts and Humanities > Research and creative activity > Edith Cowan Centre for Global Issues > News and events > Centre for Global Issues > 2018 > 09

Continuing the Human Journeys in the Global Era program, C-Global hosted a Roundtable discussion at Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra, in collaboration with the ANU Centre for European Studies.

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