USC to hold annual Open Day on Sunday
20 July - The University of the Sunshine Coast will throw open its doors to the community this Sunday (22 July) for its annual Open Day.
Island internship immerses students in eco-tourism
19 July - USC tourism students are being offered the opportunity to expand their learning and career prospects though an internship on World Heritage-listed K’gari-Fraser Island.
A book deal per year to be announced for USC
18 July - Harbour Publishing House seeks to each year offer one Creative Writing student a book deal in a new collaboration with USC.
Voices festival to inspire young minds
18 July - The University of the Sunshine Coast will transform into a literary wonderland for children over the next two days when 4,500 school students meet the authors and illustrators behind some of their favourite books and characters.
New students boost numbers at USC Fraser Coast
18 July - USC is welcoming more than 140 new students to its Fraser Coast campus tomorrow with a Semester 2 Orientation program filled with social and academic activities to introduce them to university life.
‘Social’ gathering to give Coast businesses a boost
17 July - Sunshine Coast business owners seeking to improve their social media presence have been invited to a new kind of social networking event at USC tomorrow (Wednesday 18 July).
Plastic Ocean: Free lecture with powerful message
17 July - USC will unveil a massive art installation and present a free public lecture on the impact of marine debris on sea life to mark the start of the Hervey Bay Ocean Festival.
Road safety researcher wins USC contest again
17 July - A Psychology PhD student who aims to reduce road fatalities by creating a safer environment for learner drivers has won a challenging research contest at USC.
‘O week’ kicks off for 2,200 new USC students
16 July - More than 2,200 new students started an exciting chapter of their lives today as the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Semester 2 Orientation Week got underway.
Gender on the agenda at Open Day careers forum
12 July - The challenges and rewards of choosing a career that doesn’t quite match gender stereotypes will be examined closely when USC holds its annual Open Day on Sunday 22 July.
USC graduate gains Middle East promotion
12 July - A USC graduate has taken up a managerial position at a luxury hotel chain in the Middle East and will play a key role in recruiting hotel staff ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
Drama graduate takes centre stage in Darwin
11 July - Creative Industries graduate Tremayne Gordon of Pomona is making his mark as a playwright and actor in theatres around the country.
Muscle problems could be linked to diabetes
10 July - A University of the Sunshine Coast academic is working to discover the link between diabetes and a muscle-wasting condition that is becoming increasingly prevalent.
Community talks vital, says new Indigenous Dean
10 July - The University of the Sunshine Coast has appointed Professor Gary Thomas as its first Dean of Indigenous Education and Engagement.
Seaweed on the menu at USC
9 July - Nutrition students at USC saw culinary creativity in action as renowned Sunshine Coast chef Cameron Matthews turned slimy seaweed into a delicious meal.
Mixed netball team brings home bronze
6 July - USC’s mixed netballers have won back-to-back bronze medals at a national university games tournament that finished on the Gold Coast yesterday.
Sport and research make a perfect match
5 July - Shooting goals, protecting goals, and using research to achieve sporting goals will be among the topics kicked about at a special High Performance Sport presentation on Monday 16 July as part of USC’s annual Research Showcase.
Lost Titanic tale uncovered by Coast author
5 July - Everyone’s heard of the Titanic, but the heroic tale of the boat that risked everything to rescue survivors has been little known, until now.
Ten Spartans in Aussie team for Pan Pacs
5 July - Ten USC Spartans swimmers have been selected for the Australian team to compete at the 2018 Pan Pacific Championships, known as the Pan Pacs and the Para Pan Pacs, in Cairns from 9-13 August.