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September

Community champion awarded Chancellor's Medal
30 Sep

Peter Hogg awarded Chancellor's medal for academic excellence and incredible community contribution

UniSC calls on young aspiring athletes to discover their green and gold potential
30 Sep

Young aspiring athletes are invited to discover their potential at the University of the Sunshine Coast, as Queensland looks ahead to hosting the 2032 Olympic Games.

UniSC Business School ranked in nation’s top 3 for quality
29 Sep

The University of the Sunshine Coast has ranked third nationally in the quality category of the inaugural AFR BOSS Best Business Schools list.

Baby sling safety – a 5-point checklist can keep infants safe
27 Sep

To understand the risks, we need to understand babies’ bodies and how they usually develop.

UniSC academics take centre stage at Forward Fest
27 Sep

UniSC academics join innovators, business leaders and even a mixed martial arts world champion at ‘Forward Fest’.

Ni Una Menos
Breaking the tradition
26 Sep

A first-world country with a disgraceful domestic and family violence problem.

A force of inspiration
20 Sep

A Para Sports Hub has been announced at the University of the Sunshine Coast – and the potential for athletes ahead of the 2032 Games is enormous.

Dugongs and turtles are starving to death in Queensland seas – and La Niña’s floods are to blame
19 Sep

UniSC Associate Professor Kathy Townsend tells the The Conversation sediment from huge rains and floods is smothering the seagrass turtles and dugongs rely on.

Global design studio ready to put down roots at UniSC
16 Sep

A virtual reality studio is putting down roots at UniSC in a pioneering industry partnership.

Healthy volunteers wanted for clinical trial of potential new vaccine for dengue fever
15 Sep

UniSC Clinical Trials will soon start a phase two trial of a potential new vaccine for dengue fever.

Inside the mind of a sceptic: the ‘mental gymnastics’ of climate change denial
14 Sep

Climate change is upon us, and scepticism is rapidly becoming a topic for historians, not futurists.

Professor Brendan Burkett
National Para Sports Hub celebrated as Burkett steps down
14 Sep

One of the most well-loved names in para sports will today announce his retirement at UniSC, while launching a sporting legacy for athletes to come.

UniSC shines in guide with 5-star ratings, employment outcomes
13 Sep

After emerging as Queensland’s top public university for student experience, the University of the Sunshine Coast continues to glow in the latest Good Universities Guide.

Campaign to help turtle rescue, rehabilitation and research
8 Sep

A UniSC-led proposal to establish a turtle rescue, rehabilitation and research centre in the Wide Bay region is gaining momentum, as fears grow that hundreds of turtles are in danger of starving to death in coming months.

Power to make a difference remains in your hands
5 Sep

In a year where Queenslanders have faced flood, pandemic and cost-of-living pressures, this year’s University of the Sunshine Coast Giving Day (September 7) has a simple theme – ‘Make life better’.

Lessons to learn from previous triple La Niña threats
2 Sep

With regions such as the Fraser Coast and Gympie on alert for a rare third consecutive La Niña, University of the Sunshine Coast flood historian Dr Margaret Cook says there is much we can learn from previous events.

History suggests recycled water’s time has come
1 Sep

A battle is brewing in South-East Queensland over water, UniSC's Dr Margaret Cook co-writes for The Conversation.