Architect appointed to design USC campus at Petrie
14 December - USC has appointed architecture firm Hassell Studio to design the master plan and the first building of the University’s Moreton Bay campus at Petrie.
Study brings creative career switch for Leanne
14 December - Hervey Bay restaurateur and former paralegal Leanne Esposito gained an unexpected bonus from graduating with a USC Master of Creative Writing – a job as a feature writer with News Corp Australia.
Ambassador roles to give USC students the edge
13 December - Four USC students are establishing their credentials as future human resources professionals after being appointed ambassadors for the industry’s national association.
USC athlete aims for Olympic rugby selection
13 December - USC elite athlete Rebecca Goulding has her eyes on two major goals – a degree in Social Work and a place in the Australian Women’s Rugby Union team for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
National title surprises endurance athlete
12 December - Professional ironwoman and USC Education student Jordan Mercer has claimed a national title that she didn’t even know she was in the running to win.
Aspiring paramedics gain hands-on skills in Nepal
11 December - Seven students have returned from USC’s first Paramedic Science clinical placements in Nepal with experience in cases such as a fatal bus rollover, trekkers with altitude sickness, spinal cord injury rehabilitation and leprosy care.
Australian Cycling Academy launches at USC
11 December - The Australian Cycling Academy (ACA) has been officially launched at USC Sunshine Coast.
Celebration for 15 years of innovative success
7 December - The founder of the USC Innovation Centre’s newest member company – a 33-year-old USC student whose business supports Fly In Fly Out (FIFO) workers and their families – will be among the crowd celebrating the centre’s 15th anniversary tomorrow, Friday 8 December.
Nurse to become USC Fraser Coast’s first international graduate
7 December - An Indian nurse who travelled halfway around the world to upgrade her qualifications at USC Fraser Coast will become the first international student to graduate from the campus.