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Antarctic expeditioner says science is very cool
24 November 2014 - A USC scientist will tour local schools to show students the Snowsailer, a futuristic looking, eco-friendly snow vehicle that he will travel in on his next Antarctic adventure.
Local artists on show at USC Gallery
20 November 2014 - Nationally recognised Sunshine Coast artists Glen Manning and Kathy Daly from The Niche Art will present an exhibition called Intersection Interaction at the University of the Sunshine Coast Gallery, opening Friday 28 November at 6.30pm.
Tomato farmer nurses new ambition at USC
14 November 2014 - A tomato farmer and former hotelier who decided to try university for the first time at age 50 is revelling in his first year of a Nursing Science degree at USC.
USC’s waste reduction earns prestigious award
12 November 2014 - USC has received national recognition for its innovative waste management system, which has led to a 75 percent reduction in throwaway waste.
Noosa pupil wins first USC ‘Rise, and Shine’ award
6 November 2014 - A Noosa Pengari Steiner School Year 10 student has won the University of the Sunshine Coast’s first ‘Rise, and Shine’ award to fast-track his future career.
Researchers celebrate koala chlamydia breakthrough
29 October 2014 - Scientists at the University of the Sunshine Coast are celebrating the world’s first successful field trial of a vaccine against chlamydia in koalas.
Honorary doctorate for comedian Bill Bailey
9 October 2014 - The University of the Sunshine Coast will present an honorary doctorate to internationally acclaimed British comedian, musician and actor Bill Bailey on Tuesday 14 October.