Koalas’ chlamydia woes compounded by virus
20 April - Scientists from the University of the Sunshine Coast have discovered that a koala virus is putting the cuddly creatures at greater risk of chlamydia.
USC hosts free jazz-packed lunch session
20 April - One of Australia’s most loved composers is tuning up for a free lunchtime concert in USC’s Art Gallery with a talented guitarist who has shared the stage with some music legends.
USC academic joins Greenland research expedition
18 April - A USC academic who specialises in glacial research has been invited to join an international exploration team that is assessing the effects of climate change on the Greenland Ice Sheet.
Elite coach to help USC graduates go for gold
17 April - Whether it’s the sports field, the classroom or the boardroom, the formula to success is the same, according to netball supercoach Noeline Taurua, who will address USC Fraser Coast’s inaugural graduation ceremony on Thursday.
First Education graduates for USC Gympie
17 April - USC Gympie is celebrating another major milestone with the graduation of its first Primary Education students.
USC athletes finish Games with 12 medals
16 April - After incredible performances at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, our USC athletes have come away with 12 medals altogether.
Watch USC’s graduation ceremonies online
13 April - A total of 1,700 students have graduated from the University of the Sunshine Coast this week at 11 ceremonies held from 11-13 April.
First Criminology and Justice cohort set to graduate
12 April - The first full cohort of students to graduate from USC’s Bachelor of Criminology and Justice will have their moment in the spotlight at 9am on Friday 13 April.
USC academic lays down the law with PhD
12 April - A police officer-turned academic has become the first person to complete a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law through the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Law School.
Love of numbers brings double honours for Bronte
11 April - Gympie’s Bronte Newcombe has been named USC’s top graduating Accounting student and has gained one of its highest academic honours – a University Medal.
Volunteer treasurer earns USC fellowship
11 April - A qualified accountant who helped bring transparency and confidence to more than 56,000 charities and not-for-profit organisations across Australia will be honoured by USC this week.
Marriage equality campaigner’s work recognised
10 April - A University of the Sunshine Coast student who campaigned strongly for marriage equality and other social justice issues has earned USC’s highest award for graduating students.
Dietitian earns USC medal for promoting Indigenous health
10 April - A USC Nutrition and Dietetics student who has contributed to the health of Indigenous Australians will be awarded USC’s highest honour for a graduating student this week.
Talented Moreton Bay students gain USC scholarships
6 April - Three students from Moreton Bay are starting their studies at USC on a high note, after receiving Vice-Chancellor’s Merit Scholarships worth $9,000 each.
USC to honour legal advisor for charitable service
6 April - A Queensland legal expert and chair of the Children’s Hospital Foundation will soon be named an Honorary Senior Fellow of the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Honorary doctorates for top philanthropists
5 April - A Maroochydore couple who were named the 2017 Queensland Higher Education Philanthropists of the Year will soon become Honorary Doctors of the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Scholarship boost for promising events planner
4 April - A USC business student who is playing a key role in organising Cancer Council Queensland’s upcoming Sunshine Coast Relay For Life at the University has become the first recipient of a new scholarship for students specialising in Tourism, Leisure an...
USC has plenty to cheer about during Games
3 April - The University of the Sunshine Coast will be cheering on 17 of its athletes when the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games begin this week.
Milestone graduation event for USC Fraser Coast
3 April - History will be made this month when USC stages its first Fraser Coast graduation ceremony.