USC part of Marine Bioproducts research centre30 Jun
USC Australia is set to play a key role in a Marine Bioproducts Cooperative Research Centre (MB-CRC) that was announced today by the Australian Government.
USC’s popular online Open Day to return in July28 Jun
Following the enormous success of its first online Open Day last year, USC Australia is again offering a personalised and immersive online Open Day experience on Sunday 18 July from 9am.
Study finds brain-muscle link after hamstring strains23 Jun
A USC Exercise Science academic who has worked as a strength and conditioning coach in Brisbane soccer has won a national award for his research that furthers understanding of the brain’s role in how well athletes recover from hamstring injuries.
USC women’s team shoots into basketball finals22 Jun
The only Queensland women’s team in the inaugural 2021 University Basketball League – the USC Spartans – will contest the UBL finals at the University of Sydney on 13-14 July
Spartans swimmers named on Tokyo Games squads18 Jun
Outstanding performances by five USC Spartans swimmers at this week’s national trials in Adelaide have earned them places in the Australian teams headed for the Tokyo Games.
Daughter’s medical journey inspires university goals17 Jun
A Hervey Bay mother, whose daughter has undergone two open heart surgeries in the first two years of her life, is using a free USC university skills course as the first step towards a career as a paediatric nurse.
eDiscovery workshops to make holiday learning fun16 Jun
USC is calling all aspiring scientists, explorers, artists and actors to stretch their creativity and innovation at eDiscovery sessions over the school holidays.
Gestational diabetes journey leads graduate to launch chronic disease clinic15 Jun
Developing gestational diabetes in her first pregnancy came as a shock to Dr Evelyn (Pheh Ping) Chang.
Student research supported by Rotary scholarships14 Jun
Three compelling USC student research projects spanning creative writing, biotechnology and molecular biology have each gained a $4,500 boost from the combined Rotary clubs of the Sunshine Coast.
G-Day raises $268,000 for students and research10 Jun
People across USC’s South East Queensland regions have shown how much they value their University’s student success and research work, with more than $268,000 pledged on its annual Giving Day.
USC and Noosa Council sign important agreement9 Jun
USC and Noosa Council have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that is set to pave the way for new education, research and on-the-job training opportunities.
USC app to make bushfire prediction fast and accurate8 Jun
USC researchers will develop a citizen science app for people living in fire-prone areas to help predict the likelihood of bushfires in Australia and minimise their devastating effects.
Insights into careers will help teens aim for future7 Jun
It is a time when Year 10 students are making major decisions about their senior studies and future career goals – so USC is opening its doors to help them in their search for answers.
MoU to boost Noosa Biosphere’s role as a ‘living lab’7 Jun
A Memorandum of Understanding between USC and the Noosa Biosphere Reserve Foundation will help strengthen the biosphere reserve’s ongoing role as a ‘living lab’.
Research partnership to focus on new transport technologies4 Jun
A new research partnership between USC and the Queensland Government will help prepare the state for futuristic transport that uses emerging technologies to better connect people and goods in more sustainable, efficient and convenient ways.
USC offers free two-day tertiary taster3 Jun
USC is offering a free university skills course at all campuses as a first step for adults considering tertiary study.
New midwife, nurse meet on job after career shifts3 Jun
A midwife and a nurse who recently graduated from USC with near-perfect grades are together helping bring new lives into the world at Sunshine Coast University Hospital.
New short USC courses to help businesses thrive2 Jun
Business people in the Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast and Fraser Coast regions will have the chance to boost their operations and aspirations through five Business short courses being offered by USC.
Dynamic father-daughter duo graduate together2 Jun
An Indigenous father and daughter who recently graduated together from USC Fraser Coast share the same career aim – to make a difference in people’s lives.
Scientists seek SEQ urban kangaroo sightings2 Jun
If you’ve seen a kangaroo or wallaby around your part of town recently, researchers from USC Australia want to know about it for a study that could bolster protection efforts.
Medical Science graduate eager to join global healthcare effort2 Jun
While Moreton Bay medical student Nishant Sharma was always keen to become a doctor, the devastating global pandemic has quickly turbocharged his desire to help people.
New era for para-sports as USC joins key group1 Jun
Cutting-edge innovation in Paralympic sport performance will soon enter a new era after an agreement was signed between Paralympics Australia and key Queensland-based sporting and research bodies, including USC Australia.