Brain Training Apps: buyer beware? ECU researchers have examined the scientific claims made by commercially available, computerised brain training programs, and the clinical trials or empirical evidence supporting those claims.
Next week, semester starts for most ECU students. If you've graduated from ECU, as ECU Alumni what's the one tip about your first semester of studies that you would share with brand new ECU students?
Post your tip in the comments below :)
Things To Change: A rich drama about starting over. After years of tending to her pompous husband and frail mother, university professor Nathalie finds herself single and independent in middle age. She accompanies her young student Fabien to an Alpine retreat, seeing in him a freedom and openness that she is now able to pursue for herself. Showing at the ECU Joondalup Pines, 21 - 26 February... View details ⇨
This is a very different view on the way to work :D One of our researchers has returned from a trip to Antarctica with Australian Antarctic Division! Read more about her research and what she was doing in the Southern Ocean: [ Facebook.com Link ]
Will you be coming to Orientation Week next week? If you're a new student, O-Week is your first introduction to uni life, we've compiled some tips to help you make the most of the fun ;D
Make sure you like our ECU Current Students page, so you don't miss any of the O-Week news & events info :D
Amelie, Love Actually, A Single Man, The Notebook, Better Than Chocolate, The Princess Bride or Kill Bill? Do you have a favourite Valentine's Day or Anti-Valentine's Day movie? Post your fave in the comments below :)
Like Crazy: Resident at a villa in secluded Tuscany, elegant Beatrice entertains her neighbours with lively tales of unlikely celebrity friends. She’s a charming fantasist and good company at this care home for the emotionally unwell. When Donatella, a new introverted guest arrives, Beatrice takes the younger woman under her wing and embarks on a freewheeling, big-spending escapade to a nearby... View details ⇨
Great to see: 3 generations of ECU graduates at our graduations ceremony on the weekend! If you graduated over the weekend, make sure you like our ECU Alumni page to stay updated with news & info for ECU graduates :D
Toni Erdmann: Toni is the embarrassingly tactless buck-toothed alter-ego of Winfried Conradi, a recently retired schoolteacher with a penchant for ridiculous stunts. At a loose end and eager to reconnect with his serious and career-driven daughter Ines, Winfried decides to tag along on her important business trip in Bucharest and win her over with a relentless series of daft practical jokes.... View details ⇨