Fun and festivities for USC’s Diversity Week
18 August - The USC campus at Sippy Downs will be abuzz with colourful community events as it celebrates Diversity Week 2017 from Monday 21 August.
Planned burn of habitat on USC campus
17 August - A prescribed burn of a section of the University of the Sunshine Coast’s compensatory habitat site is planned for Wednesday 23 August, weather permitting.
USC research into baby sleep routines to save lives
16 August - USC research team is conducting one of the largest studies ever into sudden and unexpected infant deaths in Queensland.
USC-CSIRO Fellow seeks to solve toxic spills
16 August - A new USC researcher has been awarded a three-year CSIRO Future Science Fellowship to explore the use of synthetic biology to develop multicellular organisms capable of detecting toxic spills in aquatic environments.
Creative excellence on show at USC Art Gallery
15 August - A stunning collection of visual art by secondary school students from across the North Coast education region (south zone) will open at USC Art Gallery on Thursday 24 August at 6.30pm.
USC a finalist in national sustainability awards
14 August - USC has been named one of 35 finalists in the 2017 Green Gown Awards Australasia for its ongoing efforts to make the 100-hectare Sippy Downs campus as sustainable as possible.
Whale talks add depth to Ocean Festival events
11 August - Whale and dolphin conservation and the value of eco-tourism will be the key themes as USC presents a series of free public talks in association with the Hervey Bay Ocean Festival.
Exciting events planned for Science Week at USC
11 August - School students will experience what it’s like to be scientists and roboticists next week as USC stages a range of exciting events to celebrate National Science Week.
Clinical trial for rapid detection of the flu
10 August - With the flu season in full swing this winter, USC’s Clinical Trials Centre is working with doctors at Buddina and Morayfield to conduct a trial of a new rapid detection device for Influenza A and B.
USC on a good wicket with impressive cricket oval
9 August - USC has put more runs on the board as a high-performance sporting hub with the completion of a cricket facility worth $267,000.