USC award for Fraser Coast’s top educator
26 April - The search is on for an exceptional and innovative teacher to be named the inaugural USC Fraser Coast Educator of the Year.
Full circle for graduate teacher at Gympie High
26 April - There is something special about teaching in the town you grew up in, according to former Gympie State High School vice-captain Jacob Allen who has returned to his old school as a graduate teacher.
Cities are complex systems – let’s start looking at them that way
25 April - The way we design our cities needs a serious rethink. After thousands of years of progress in urban development, we plateaued some 60 years ago. Cities are not safer, healthier, more efficient, or more equitable. They are getting worse o...
Narangba graduate begins early childhood career
20 April - Micheala Bakewell of Narangba is fulfilling her dream of teaching young children after graduating with a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) from the University of the Sunshine Coast.
USC graduate sees exciting future in prosthetics
20 April - Sharing a house with a world champion para-cyclist and working alongside Paralympic swimmers at USC has inspired Maryborough graduate Lexie Purcell to pursue a career in sports prosthetics.
Free USC course for adults of all ages
20 April - USC is offering a free course at its Gympie and Fraser Coast campuses for people thinking of taking their first step in returning to study at university or TAFE.
USC studies mental health of separated families
20 April - USC Psychology researchers are examining the impacts of Australia’s family law system on parents and children going through separations and custody negotiations.
Education students learn inclusive activities
19 April - Preservice teachers at USC have received a valuable lesson in how to make school physical activities suitable for children of all abilities, including those with disabilities.
Touching milestone in USC’s Vanuatu project
18 April - A simple video of a child in Vanuatu crawling for the first time has demonstrated the incredible ongoing effects of a work placement by USC Occupational Therapy (OT) students nearly a year ago.
Gareth finds home-town advantage at USC Gympie
18 April - Returning to his home town of Gympie to attend university after many years of working away has paid dividends for new USC Business graduate Gareth Francis.
Graduate nurse Parris Newlove works in heart ward
13 April - A new Caboolture graduate of the University of the Sunshine Coast has already landed a job in the cardiac and stroke ward of Caboolture Hospital.
USC graduate starts graphic design career
13 April - Nundah resident Gabrielle Neil has landed a high-level role with a franchise development firm in Brisbane after completing a Bachelor of Computer-Based Design at USC.
Rosie Batty to receive honorary award in Gympie
13 April - Family violence awareness campaigner and 2015 Australian of the Year Rosie Batty will become an Honorary Doctor of USC at a special celebration in Gympie on Friday 5 May.
PhD researcher buzzing after winning new grant
12 April - A USC PhD student investigating the foraging patterns of Australian native bees in forests and orchards has received a grant from the Friends of Maroochy Regional Bushland Botanic Gardens.
Large gathering for Nepalese student’s graduation
12 April - When Tara Khatri Lamichhane of Nepal received her Nursing Science degree from USC last week, there was no shortage of cameras ready to capture the moment.
USC Psychology expert to present at national Chromosome 18 conference
12 April - “Four key strategies for managing challenging behaviour” will be outlined by USC Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology Dr Jonathan Mason at a national conference on the Sunshine Coast to assist the families and futures of people with chromosome abnormalities.
Unlocking the secrets of street ambience
11 April - What makes a city street “tick”? What gives it that essential but elusive quality of a desirable “ambience”? Our research uses global data to describe how to achieve the ideal functions of a main street. We have done this b...
Rehab hospital employs team of USC graduates
11 April - Graduates from USC now make up the entire Occupational Therapy (OT) team at a major Sunshine Coast rehabilitation hospital.
USC professor recognised by British academy
11 April - The senior academic overseeing the development of student learning at USC has been recognised as a Principal Fellow of the United Kingdom’s Higher Education Academy.