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Degree instrumental in medical lab career success
29 Jul

A USC Medical Laboratory Science graduate has been promoted from technician to scientist at Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH) within months of gaining both her associate degree and a Bachelor of Biomedical Science.

New mRNA COVID-19 vaccine trial to begin soon
27 Jul

USC Clinical Trials will soon begin a trial of a potential new mRNA vaccine formulation for COVID-19 at its Morayfield centre.

Kaylee McKeown - photo Swimming Australia
Kaylee McKeown wins Olympic gold medal
27 Jul

USC Spartans swimmer Kaylee McKeown has become an Olympic champion today after winning the final of the 100m backstroke at the Tokyo Olympics.

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Whale event to create waves with powerful messages
27 Jul

First-hand insights from USC researchers and others on the front line of whale conservation and research in Australia will be presented at a free public event  as part of the Hervey Bay Whale Festival.

Future students can ‘Meet USC’ on campus
26 Jul

USC will open the doors to four of its South East Queensland campuses this Sunday, 1 August, for its annual Meet USC events.

Sophie McCulloch (Photo Credit Adam Styles)
Elite surfing student sets sights on next Games
26 Jul

The inclusion of surfing as an Olympic sport in Tokyo has inspired USC graduand Sophie McCulloch to set her sights on competing at the 2024 Games in Paris.

Six USC athletes are competing in Tokyo Games
23 Jul

USC will be cheering on its six athletes competing at the Tokyo Olympic Games in the sports of swimming, marathon swimming, softball and cycling.

USC course to help future-proof small businesses
22 Jul

Small business owners and managers can learn how to future-proof their businesses by taking part in a free short course offered by USC that focuses on developing strategies for sustainability and success.

USC law student is a water-skiing sensation
21 Jul

Australia’s new overall women’s open water ski champion Casey Wooderson is powering ahead towards two key goals – representing Australia in future world titles and using her laws studies with USC as a pathway to a career as a Native Title lawyer.

Games could deliver ongoing benefits for accessibility, says Paralympic athlete
21 Jul

A former Paralympic wheelchair basketballer who helped Brisbane bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games is eagerly awaiting news on the decision from Tokyo.

PhD student seeks Indigenous voices hidden in Queensland history
20 Jul

An Indigenous USC PhD student is taking on the complex task of bringing to light the history of Queensland’s First Nations people that has been hidden in state archives in a bid to amplify their voices in historical narratives.

Kaia Parnaby will pitch for the Australian softball team in Tokyo
USC athlete to star in opening event at Tokyo
19 Jul

USC student Kaia Parnaby looks set to play a central role in the first sporting action of the Tokyo Games on Wednesday 21 July as host nation Japan takes on Australia in softball.

USC holds mid-year Orientation for new students
16 Jul

USC is staging a mix of on-campus and online Orientation events next week to help new students across its five campuses from Fraser Coast to Moreton Bay get the right start to their university journey.

New degree helps students plug into music careers
15 Jul

A new USC degree for 2022 aims to amplify the scope and skills of the next generation of music industry artists and professionals across the Sunshine Coast, Australia and the globe.

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