University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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USC first in QLD

The University of the Sunshine Coast has topped Queensland in the Times Higher Education Impact Ranking for 2022, and in one category secured a top-5 global position.

Celebrating International Nurses Day

Nurses discuss their careers, how the pandemic impacted them, and what drives them to care for others in their time of need.

Who's influencing your news feed?

Election interference is much more prevalent and sinister than most of us realise – even in what we might consider a ‘safe’ corner of the planet.

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1st in Queensland for Global Impact Rankings Times Higher Education Impact Ratings 2022
Top 3% globally for 'Climate Action' impact Times Higher Education Impact Ratings 2022
5th in the world for our global impact to 'Clean Water and Sanitation'
3rd in Australia for our global impact to 'Life on Land'
Floods, new mystery disease impact starving marine turtles

University of the Sunshine Coast researchers and wildlife rescuers have joined forces as they deal with a large increase in stranded, sick, and deceased marine turtles from recent floods and the discovery of a mystery disorder that is eating away at turtle shells.

Builder announced for Moreton Bay campus construction stage two

The University of the Sunshine Coast has appointed award-winning construction company BADGE to build the second stage of its campus at Moreton Bay.