Free seminar to highlight young driver research
23 November - The latest findings on the behaviour of young drivers will be shared with the public at USC’s fourth annual Young Drivers’ Seminar on Wednesday 29 November from 8.30am to 12pm.
Oscar winner at USC children’s media symposium
22 November - Oscar-winning illustrator Shaun Tan and renowned children’s author and USC Professor of Creative Writing Gary Crew will be among the drawcards for this Saturday’s sessions of the Children’s Media Symposium starting at USC Sunshine Coast on Friday (24 November).
Three new inductees for Sports Hall of Fame
22 November - The Sunshine Coast Sports Hall of Fame will induct three new members at its 2017 Induction Ceremony to be held at the University of the Sunshine Coast tomorrow (Thursday 23 November).
USC awards 63 future leaders from across region
22 November - Sixty-three students from 38 schools from the Fraser Coast to Moreton Bay have received USC Rise, and Shine Awards for their leadership, enthusiasm and academic or sporting achievements.
$2.85m for airport pavement research at USC
21 November - The University of the Sunshine Coast has launched a collaborative five-year research program to advance airport pavement technologies and practices across the country.
USC to entice insect-eating microbats to campus
21 November - In a university recruitment drive with a difference, USC Fraser Coast is encouraging mighty mosquito-eating microbats to move on to campus.
International USC graduate rides wave of success
20 November - A multimedia platform founded in Brazil by an international USC graduate has won the backing of global surf and skate brands as its popularity escalates.
Exhibition shows beauty of Beach to Birrabeen
20 November - An exhibition that brings together a selection of artworks made by the Fraser Coast’s Regional Arts and Tutors (RATS) group during a residency on K’Gari (Fraser Island) will open at the USC Art Gallery on Thursday 23 November at 6.30pm.
Scandinavian Study Semester
20 November - While studying Outdoor Education and Nordic Friluftsliv, I have received my fair share of rain, hail and shine (or snow and gale force winds in my case). As my lecturer a – a Scandinavian Bear Grylls – would say, “There’...
Student winners of photography contest awarded
17 November - Students who took exceptional photographs of USC’s native fauna have been awarded the inaugural Gerard Mills Memorial Prizes for Wildlife Photography at a special ceremony on campus.
Environmental Science offered at USC Fraser Coast
17 November - A USC degree that trains students to analyse the environment using drones and other cutting-edge technology will be offered through the University’s Fraser Coast campus next year.
Early USC offers add to end of school celebrations
16 November - There will be no long, nervous wait over summer for OP scores and university offers for a group of Year 12 students from Hervey Bay’s St James Lutheran College who graduate tomorrow.
Engineering students to research Nepal quake damage
15 November - A two-week study trip to earthquake-damaged Nepal will give four USC students an amazing opportunity to put into practice the skills gained in their four-year Civil Engineering degrees.
USC’s world-class health research on show at national conferences
14 November - USC research on the use of video games, smart phones and wearable technology as tools to assist recovery from stroke and sports injuries has been presented to physiotherapists from across the globe.
As China flexes its muscles in Antarctica, science is the best diplomatic tool on the frozen continent
14 November - Science has always drawn people and nations to Antarctica. But territorial claims and political tensions are also part of the history of that continent. China is investing heavily in infrastructure and capability in Antarctica with research stations, airfields, fiel...
USC lecturers awarded for innovative teaching
14 November - Robots and superheroes are among the creative teaching tools used by two award-winning USC Fraser Coast lecturers to inspire their students.
Medallist gains work as research executive
14 November - An Arts/Business student who gained a full-time job with a top market research firm within a month of finishing her degree has earned a University Medal at the recent USC graduation.
Research projects gain $1.7m in Federal funds
13 November - Five research projects led by the University of the Sunshine Coast have received a total of $1.7million in competitive grants from the Federal Government.
USC student takes lead for entrepreneurial event
13 November - A USC Entrepreneurship student who launched a business to support Fly In Fly Out (FIFO) workers and their families is now lead organiser of the 2017 Techstars Startup Week Sunshine Coast.