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Local research has global impact
30 June 2016 - A free public seminar will showcase how research by the University of the Sunshine Coast is helping local, national and international athletes along the road to the Olympics and other elite level sport.
Rio athlete awarded bursary by fellow student
7 June 2016 - A strength and conditioning coach inspired by his Sport and Exercise Science degree at the University of the Sunshine Coast has awarded his own $1,000 bursary to help another USC student follow a similar passion.
Research to assess how exercise combats dementia
21 March 2016 - A team of University of the Sunshine Coast researchers has received funding to investigate how exercise might slow the progression of dementia.
Academic defies gravity - for research
17 November 2015 - University of the Sunshine Coast academic Dr Chris Askew has spent the past week defying gravity – all in the name of research.
USC study takes on ‘ticking time bomb’ condition
6 August 2015 - A specialised research team at the University of the Sunshine Coast is carrying out vital research into ‘forgotten’ cardiovascular conditions.
Sport scientist to discuss how to promote teamwork
26 May 2015 - USC sport scientist and Paralympic swimming champion Professor Brendan Burkett will present a public lecture on Friday 29 May on how to promote leadership and teamwork within sporting teams.