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Cyber Security competitors come to ECU for WA’s Capture the Flag (WACTF) competition

Monday, 25 January 2021 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2021 > 01

The WACTF is an industry developed two-day event where competitors have to solve challenges based on real cyber security threats and issues.

Edith Cowan Athena SWAN Advancement Scheme 2020 recognises Dr Michelle Ellis for championing gender equality

Monday, 25 January 2021 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2021 > 01

Dr Michelle Ellis received the Achievement Recognition Award for her initiatives that encourage women into STEM fields under the ethos of #ChampionsCreatingChampions

Creating a STEM Community Partnership

Thursday, 14 January 2021 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2021 > 01

The ECU School of Science are working together with Talison Lithium Mining to foster pathways and support for students in the South West to explore science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) studies and future careers.

ECU welcomes new Carnabys Black Cockatoos

Wednesday, 16 December 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 12

ECU is delighted that the Carnaby’s Black Cockatoos have chosen their artificial hollows located around their Joondalup campus as a safe place to breed.  Four new nestlings have been identified, as part of an on-going monitoring program. This is a collaboration, bringing together expertise and enthused volunteers from key science and conservation organisations.

PeCan Capture the Flag Event for High School Students

Wednesday, 25 November 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 11

Perth Versus Canberra versus Victoria – ECU Cyber Security students developed and hosted a cybersecurity capture the flag event for high school students.

Children’s University Holiday Program

Wednesday, 14 October 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 10

60 students and their family members experienced the wonders of Science at ECU through an innovate and engaging Children’s University Holiday Program.

ATAR Revision Session - Online for 2020

Wednesday, 14 October 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 10

ECU Free ATAR Revision Sessions moved on-line for 2020 to ensure the continued support to 900 Year 12 students.

LabRats for Schools 2020

Tuesday, 13 October 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 10

COVID-19 did not keep enthused high school science students and teachers from experiencing the ECU LabRats program.

Young Scientists across WA wowed by Dr Magda’s and Nerdy Nard’s Chemistry Zoom Party

Monday, 07 September 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 09

ECU Scientists did not let a global pandemic stop them from reaching out to over 100 households, across WA, as part of National Science Week, dazzling the next generation of scientist with an interactive Zoom Party, live for the ECU SuperLabs.

Seagrass and Thor a winning combo for Three Minute Thesis

Monday, 07 September 2020

Comparing the Avengers to Western Australian seagrass meadows was a winning strategy in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) final held at ECU last week. PhD student Ankje Frouws from the School of Science was crowned ECU’s 3MT winner for her engaging presentation “Who is defending our coastlines?”.

Women in STEM, Equal Pay Day and Economic Security 4 Women

Monday, 07 September 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 09

BPW Joondalup and Wanneroo hosted STEM perspectives of women as part of Equal Pay Day - 2020

Students Shine in Annual Awards

Monday, 07 September 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 09

ECU’s highest achievers were celebrated at this year’s Vice-Chancellor’s Student Awards. The annual awards recognise the top 100 students based on their weighted average marks and number of completed units.

Seagrass and Thor a winning combo for Three Minute Thesis

Thursday, 03 September 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 09

Comparing the Avengers to Western Australian seagrass meadows was a winning strategy in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) final held at ECU last week. PhD student Ankje Frouws from the School of Science was crowned ECU’s 3MT winner for her engaging presentation “Who is defending our coastlines?”.

Seagrass paves the way for a carbon-neutral Rotto

Tuesday, 25 August 2020

The stunning turquoise bays of Rottnest Island could be key to a carbon-neutral future for Perth’s favourite island getaway, according to new research from Edith Cowan University and The University of Western Australia.

VIP Visits with Executive Dean, Professor Andrew Woodward

Tuesday, 18 August 2020 Schools > Science > News and events > School of Science > 2020 > 08

VIP's Hon Liza Harvey MLA (candidate for the seat of Joondalup), Hon Michael Mischin MLC, Ian Goodenough & Senator Slade Brockman paid visits the School of Science.

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