Building sites to bush work for Redcliffe graduate26 April
A decision to change careers in his early twenties has taken recent USC graduate Daniel Light from building sites to the bush.
Scientist takes life-long learning to the extreme26 April
A 93-year-old zoologist from Hervey Bay who has devoted his life to studying microscopic marine invertebrates will become an Honorary Senior Fellow of USC.
Graduation leads to management role for Kallum26 April
The ability to solve problems no matter how big or small has helped Elimbah’s Kallum Packard graduate from USC into a managerial position at Target.
Virtual tour of new Moreton Bay campus26 April
As USC’s new campus takes shape at Moreton Bay, Year 12 high school students in the region are taking virtual tours of the space using mobile phones and headsets.
Health and PE teacher awarded second degree24 April
A love of sport and a desire to help young people have inspired the career of Burpengary 23-year-old Mitchell Fraser, who this month graduated from USC with a Master of Teaching (Secondary).
Ex-florist blossoms as Creative Industries graduate24 April
A USC degree has helped Bridgeman Downs resident Georgia Martin grow her creative career ambitions from floristry to online media.
Horse therapy success in US the topic of talk24 April
How horse therapy is transforming lives in the United States will be the topic of an upcoming talk at USC.
Fraser Coast student to receive Chancellor’s Medal24 April
Kerri Hetherington’s motto in life is to commit 100 percent to study, work and helping others – a philosophy that has earned her USC’s highest honour for a graduating student.
USC academic recognised as ‘nursing trailblazer’23 April
A career devoted to child and maternal health with a focus on reducing infant mortality has earned USC Professor of Nursing Jeanine Young recognition as a 2019 Australian College of Nursing Trailblazer Alumni.
Awards keep adding up for aspiring accountant23 April
Maryborough’s Paul Hoggard has been named USC’s top graduating Accounting student and received a University Medal for his academic success.
Pathology students build networks, gain job insights18 April
A former high school science teacher is helping fellow USC students gain a competitive edge when it comes to finding employment in Australia’s pathology industry.
Writing skills open doors for Narangba's Jessica17 April
The ability to use words in diverse and powerful ways has helped Jessica Butler of Narangba graduate from USC into a job as a communications officer with the Australian Taxation Office.
Building bonds with children inspires new OT17 April
Hervey Bay’s Ella McGrath has embarked on a career devoted to improving outcomes for children with complexities such as autism, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and developmental delays.
Caboolture graduate gears up for job in Japan17 April
A year in Japan as part of his studies has USC graduate Levi Ormiston of Caboolture excited about returning there in July for a new job.
Degree affirms law career for Gympie graduate17 April
Having a career in law was always going to be the case for Callum Lee of Gympie, who officially graduated from USC last week.
Kate's new career based on love of food, fitness17 April
Growing up in a large family with five brothers, food has always been a central part of Kate Primavera’s life – and now she has turned it into her career.
Carla gains Graduate Nurse award and dream role17 April
USC graduate Carla Dreyer has claimed the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service's Graduate Nurse of the Year award.
Bundaberg graduate helps school students succeed12 April
Research to provide new insights into child and youth mental health is a career goal for Bundaberg’s Georgina Lamprecht, who graduated this week from USC with First Class Honours in Occupational Therapy.
USC stages largest round of graduation ceremonies12 April
More than 1,800 students have graduated from USC in the largest round of graduation ceremonies ever held by the University.
Healthy path ahead for mother-daughter nursing duo12 April
Mother and daughter Lorella and Laine McLatchey of Burpengary have graduated together with Nursing Science degrees from USC.
USC Honorary Doctorate for legal trailblazer11 April
The first woman to ever be appointed as a Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia since its inception in 1903 will be recognised with an Honorary Doctorate at a USC graduation ceremony this week.
Beerwah great grandmother takes law in to her own hands11 April
75-year-old Pauline Lorenzen from Beerwah is living proof that it’s never too late to make a career change.
19 new school teachers return to USC to graduate10 April
From Cape York Peninsula to Emerald to Sydney, 19 new teachers are returning to the Sunshine Coast from their high school workplaces to officially graduate together at the USC ceremony tomorrow, Thursday 11 April.
Owen batting for sports science career10 April
A future in professional and elite sport is on the agenda for Gympie’s Owen Dugdale who received a USC Medal for Academic Excellence when he graduated today with a Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science.
Health work is a family trait for new USC graduate10 April
With a nurse for a mother and paramedic for a father, Hervey Bay’s Ashley Black said she was destined to chase a career in the health industry.
Star law student to receive USC’s top medal10 April
A USC student leader and global human rights advocate, who was named the best among his law peers from universities across Australia, will receive a Chancellor’s Medal.
Twins study science to help people, environment9 April
Identical twins who have “always done everything together” – from school to hobbies to university – will officially graduate with their USC science degrees tomorrow, Wednesday 10 April.
Top medal for mum who rose to uni challenges9 April
A major car accident and the arrival of her second child could have spelled the end of university life for Deborah Kelsey, but instead she went on to exceed all her expectations.
Medallist committed to climate change adaptation9 April
Making the world a better place through environmental education while achieving an impressive academic record have earned Renee Currenti a Chancellor's Medal.