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August 2020

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IT Maintenance Window: Planned outage 25-28 September
21 Sep

There will be a planned IT Outage from 5pm Friday 25–29 Monday 28 September.

USC Moreton Bay Temporary Carpark closure - Monday 7 September 2020
3 Sep

The Temporary Carpark at USC Moreton Bay will be closed on Monday 7 September.

Join University-level committees and influence the decision-making of the University
1 Sep

EOI now open for students across all USC campuses to be on academic governance committees

Join the ASD Facebook group
31 Aug

A group for students on the Autism Spectrum to help transition to university.

Thinking about life after you graduate?
31 Aug

Just because you’re about to graduate, it doesn’t mean your USC journey has to end!

Australian University Health Challenge
28 Aug

Move your body - every step counts!

2020 Vice-Chancellor and President's Diversity and Inclusion Award winners
25 Aug

We are excited to announce a student as a winner of this year's awards, Raymart Walker.

Research project: Developing active social connections in a newly adopted setting
25 Aug

International and domestic USC students: How connected do you feel socially? Would you be interested in completing a brief, anonymous questionnaire?

Fight for Planet A: Episode 3 - Food
25 Aug

Catch the final episode of Fight for Planet A on 25 August featuring USC's very own Professor Nick Paul (pictured with host Craig Reucassel)!

Recruitment, careers and jobs for you, right now | USC Virtual Careers Fair
24 Aug

Hear from and network with local, state-wide, and national organisations.

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What's open on campus? | Retail and eateries
24 Aug

Trying to plan your next visit to campus? Get up to date info on food and retail outlets that are currently open on campus

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Level 2 of the Sunshine Coast Campus Library Reopening
24 Aug

To increase the availability of study spaces at USC Sunshine Coast campus, level 2 of the Library will reopen in Week 7.

How to keep COVID safe on campus
24 Aug

While it is great to see life back on our campuses, remember to keep these guidelines in mind so we can continue to keep our campuses clean and safe.

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Chancellor's Medal nominations are open
21 Aug

Nominate an outstanding USC graduate who has demonstrated a distinguished contribution to University life/the community!

Do you want to improve you presentation and public speaking skills?
20 Aug

Sign up for Speechcraft - a five-week short course delivered by USC Speakers Toastmasters Club!

Join the Australia Youth Innovation Challenge: AASYP Reset
20 Aug

AASYP Reset provides an opportunity for youth to develop their entrepreneurial capacity, build personal and professional connections and showcase their creativity and innovation to a diverse public audience.

Research project: Developing a plan to manage university stress
17 Aug

Take part in an online research project investigating student stress-management behaviours!

Research Project: Comparison of alcohol consumption in Spain and Australia
17 Aug

Undergraduate psychology students - participate in an online survey to receive 2 credit points!

Student Central front desk volunteers needed 🙏🏻
14 Aug

Sunshine Coast student volunteer opportunity!

New students - collect your Orientation pack
12 Aug

Students who started in semester 2 2020 can collect an Orientation pack when they return to campus from week 5.

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Look out for wildlife on our USC Sunshine Coast campus
11 Aug

We share our campus with a wide range of wildlife!

Join a live open forum with the PVC (Students)
10 Aug

Share your experiences with the Pro-Vice Chancellor (Students), Professor Denise Wood AM.

Would you like to be a member of the USC Disability Action Plan Working Group?
10 Aug

We’re developing a new USC Disability Action Plan and want you to be involved!

2020 Outstanding Alumni Awards
7 Aug

Do you know an outstanding USC graduate? Nominate them today!

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Do you have a Learning Access Plan?
6 Aug

Make sure your Course Coordinator is aware if you have a Learning Access Plan.

Class swap deadline extended to 14 August 2020
6 Aug

Students can request to swap classes between online and on-campus delivery up until Census date.

Are you studying and looking after a loved one?
5 Aug

If you care for a family member or friend with an illness, disability or mental health issues, you could be eligible for one of the 1,000's of bursaries available to young people juggling study and care.

National Diversity Virtual Careers Fair
5 Aug

You are invited to the National Diversity Virtual Careers Fair on Thursday 20 August - Register now!

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Self-serve printing
5 Aug

Self-serve printing, copying and scanning is available to USC students, staff and community members using a MyPrint account.

USC Library Research consultations via Zoom!
4 Aug

Book a research consultation with a USC Librarian today!