Drone’s eye view of migrating whales
18 October - Inexpensive drones are offering scientists from the University of the Sunshine Coast a spectacular birds’ eye view of migrating humpback whales.
Engineering student is building on success
16 October - A childhood love of Lego is often quoted as a reason for pursuing a career in engineering, but for USC Engineering student Cameron Uys, things have really clicked into place.
Events graduate chimes in for major music festival
12 October - The recent Caloundra Music Festival provided a wonderful opportunity for new USC graduate Shelby Jackman to fine-tune what she has learned from studying event management.
USC campuses at Fraser Coast, Gympie have reopened
12 October - USC's campuses at Gympie and Fraser Coast have reopened today (Friday 12 October).
Winning wildlife photo was no cheep shot
11 October - Winning the 2018 Gerard Mills Memorial Prize for Wildlife Photography this week was Olivia Kimber’s gorgeous image of six fairy martins at the edge of a puddle on Sippy Downs campus.
Career switch puts Lisa at top of the class
11 October - Organisation is the secret to success for Gympie businesswoman and mother-of-two Lisa Tritton who is USC’s highest-achieving final-year Primary Education student.
Bird nests don’t protect from noisy neighbours
11 October - A USC researcher has found that nests offer little respite to birds wanting to escape the damaging effects of traffic and other human-generated noise.
First graduate from urban design program
10 October - Growing up in Noosa left Billy Glover with an appreciation for the environment and the built form, which he believes will shape a long career in urban development.
Communications academic has winning tale to tell
9 October - USC Communications academic Gil Douglas showed he can both talk the talk and walk the walk when he competed in a hard-fought spoken word competition at the recent 2018 Horizon Festival on the Sunshine Coast.
Clinical trial of new treatment for common cold
9 October - The USC Clinical Trials Centre has launched a trial of a new nasal spray that aims to reduce the severity and duration of the common cold.