USC jobs expo to shake up stereotypes30 November 2017
Stereotypes are expected to be smashed, and career ambitions raised at a special expo for about 200 young Sunshine Coast school students on Friday 1 December.
Innovation Centre to celebrate impressive 15 years30 November 2017
The University of the Sunshine Coast’s Innovation Centre will celebrate its 15th anniversary on Friday 8 December by welcoming back its many alumni members, mentors and supporters for a networking lunch.
Job success in Texas for Business graduate29 November 2017
A USC graduate from Redcliffe is on her way to Texas in the United States after gaining a position as a human resources coordinator with the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.
Secondary education to start at USC Fraser Coast27 November 2017
A former club manager with an affinity for numbers is among the first students to enrol in a new double degree in Secondary Education and Science offered through USC’s Fraser Coast campus.
Survival kits for intrepid new teaching graduates26 November 2017
Preservice teachers who have completed Education degrees at USC this semester will each receive a ‘survival kit for teachers’ at the inaugural School of Education Graduating Teachers Celebration Event on Monday 27 November.
‘First family of athletics’ inducted into Sports Hall of Fame24 November 2017
Three members of Australia’s ‘first family of athletics’ have been inducted into the Sunshine Coast Sports Hall of Fame at USC.
Researchers to outline agricultural trends to 205023 November 2017
Leading researchers working to boost the productivity of Australia’s primary industries and the food security of developing countries will reveal their latest findings at a USC Research Showcase on Thursday 30 November.
Free seminar to highlight latest in young driver research23 November 2017
The latest findings on the behaviour of young drivers will be shared with the public at USC’s fourth annual Young Drivers’ Seminar on Wednesday 29 November from 8.30am to noon.
Master students to present Dusk ’til Dawn at The J23 November 2017
A highly physical contemporary new work, Dusk ’til Dawn, will be presented by advanced performing arts students from the University of the Sunshine Coast at The J Theatre, Noosa, on 8-9 December.
Oscar winner at USC children’s media symposium22 November 2017
Oscar-winning illustrator Shaun Tan and renowned children’s author and USC Professor of Creative Writing Gary Crew will be among the drawcards for this Saturday’s sessions of the Children’s Media Symposium starting at USC Sunshine Coast on Friday (24 November).
USC awards 63 future leaders from across region22 November 2017
Sixty-three students from 38 schools from the Fraser Coast to Moreton Bay have received USC Rise, and Shine Awards for their leadership, enthusiasm and academic or sporting achievements.
Three new inductees for Sports Hall of Fame22 November 2017
The Sunshine Coast Sports Hall of Fame will induct three new members at its 2017 Induction Ceremony to be held at the University of the Sunshine Coast tomorrow (Thursday 23 November).
USC to entice insect-eating microbats to campus21 November 2017
In a university recruitment drive with a difference, USC Fraser Coast is encouraging mighty mosquito-eating microbats to move on to campus.
$2.85m for airport pavement research at USC21 November 2017
The University of the Sunshine Coast has launched a collaborative five-year research program to advance airport pavement technologies and practices across the country.
International USC graduate rides wave of success20 November 2017
A multimedia platform founded in Brazil by an international USC graduate has won the backing of global surf and skate brands as its popularity escalates.
Exhibition shows beauty of Beach to Birrabeen20 November 2017
An exhibition that brings together a selection of artworks made by the Fraser Coast’s Regional Arts and Tutors (RATS) group during a residency on K’Gari (Fraser Island) will open at the USC Art Gallery on Thursday 23 November at 6.30pm.
Environmental Science offered at USC Fraser Coast17 November 2017
A USC degree that trains students to analyse the environment using drones and other cutting-edge technology will be offered through the University’s Fraser Coast campus next year.
Students awarded for their stunning wildlife photography17 November 2017
Students who took exceptional photographs of USC’s native fauna have been awarded the inaugural Gerard Mills Memorial Prizes for Wildlife Photography at a special ceremony on campus.
Early USC offers add to end of school celebrations16 November 2017
There will be no long, nervous wait over summer for OP scores and university offers for a group of Year 12 students from Hervey Bay’s St James Lutheran College who graduate tomorrow.
Engineering students to research Nepal quake damage15 November 2017
A two-week study trip to earthquake-damaged Nepal will give four USC students an amazing opportunity to put into practice the skills gained in their four-year Civil Engineering degrees.
USC’s world-class health research on show at national conferences14 November 2017
USC research on the use of video games, smart phones and wearable technology as tools to assist recovery from stroke and sports injuries has been presented to physiotherapists from across the globe.
Medallist gains work as research executive14 November 2017
An Arts/Business student who gained a full-time job with a top market research firm within a month of finishing her degree has earned a University Medal at the recent USC graduation.
USC lecturers awarded for innovative teaching14 November 2017
Robots and superheroes are among the creative teaching tools used by two award-winning USC Fraser Coast lecturers to inspire their students.
Research projects gain $1.7m in Federal funds13 November 2017
Five research projects led by the University of the Sunshine Coast have received a total of $1.7million in competitive grants from the Federal Government.
USC student takes lead for entrepreneurial event13 November 2017
A USC Entrepreneurship student who launched a business to support Fly In Fly Out (FIFO) workers and their families is now lead organiser of the 2017 Techstars Startup Week Sunshine Coast.
Wildlife photography competition winners to be announced13 November 2017
The first Gerard Mills Memorial Prizes for Wildlife Photography will be announced at the USC Art Gallery tomorrow, Tuesday 14 November, from 4pm to 5pm.
Law student only Qld member of national team12 November 2017
A USC Law student has been selected to represent Australia at a prestigious global negotiation competition in Japan on 18-19 November.
Wildlife tourism focus for new USC dual degree9 November 2017
A dual degree designed for people who want to work in sustainable and animal-based tourism will be offered through USC Fraser Coast in 2018.
Research aims to reduce impact of traffic on Fraser Island8 November 2017
A USC PhD student has embarked on a major research project aimed at protecting Fraser Island’s unique ecology from the impacts caused by tens of thousands of visitor vehicles each year.
Internship helps Gympie graduate secure job8 November 2017
Taking the option of a professional internship while completing an Accounting degree at USC Gympie has led to a home town job for recent Gympie graduate Jodie Tydings.
USC Business and Engineering top the nation7 November 2017
Business and Engineering at the University of the Sunshine Coast have been recognised as national leaders in terms of student experience.
Arts/Business graduate earns Faculty Medal6 November 2017
A USC double degree in Arts and Business that included a creative advertising study tour to Vietnam has spurred a Glass House Mountains resident to start his career in academia.
Students fly to UN climate conference in Germany5 November 2017
Four USC Sustainability students and a Sustainability Research Centre academic will take their passion for environmental issues to Germany this week, when they attend an annual conference of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Screen ‘pets’ on show at computer games event2 November 2017
A computer game that involves USC Cell Biology students creating their own pets to better understand genetic inheritance patterns will be among those demonstrated at USC’s third annual Serious Games Showcase on Friday 17 November.
Ambitious students ready to help others Meet USC2 November 2017
People interested in studying at USC in 2018 will hear the fascinating experiences of current students from a variety of degrees at a Meet USC event on Tuesday 14 November.
World paddling champ is USC’s top sportsperson2 November 2017
World champion paddleboarder and elite surf lifesaving competitor Jordan Mercer has been named USC’s 2017 Sportsperson of the Year.
USC conference draws experts in Australian children’s media2 November 2017
A three-day Children’s Media Symposium at USC Sunshine Coast from 24-26 November is attracting some of Australia’s leading stars of popular children’s television, internet and books.
Success adds up for USC accounting graduate1 November 2017
It took a leap of faith for Gunalda beef producer Leanne North to add studying an Accounting degree at USC Gympie to her busy lifestyle, and now she is netting the rewards.