Get insight into life at USC with our blog posts on a broad range of topics. You'll find articles on internships, field work, university events, employment and also general student and study-related advice.
USC graduates take on mo' work11 June 2019
When Aiman annd Mo Hamdouna moved to Australia for study, they had no idea the adventures life would take them on.
How climate change is impacting Cambodian farmers: A student insight20 March 2019
A group of USC Sustainability students travelled to Cambodia to research the impacts of climate change on food insecurity.
Levelling the playing field - gender inclusivity in quidditch18 March 2019
Quidditch – a game imagined from the Harry Potter novels that has gone on to become a widely popular sport across the globe – has always strived to for gender inclusivity, providing a safe place for males, females, and non-binary people to participate together in a competitive sport.
Five hot tips for first-year uni students18 February 2019
USC Laws student Emily Steckelbruck dishes out some hot tips for first-year uni students who are still finding their way around campus.
When pop culture romanticises the wrong relationships13 February 2019
USC Criminology and Justice lecturer Dr Lara Christensen argues that pop culture needs to stop romanticising the idea of an older woman having an affair with a young male, creating a troubling double standard that can lead to serious consequences in real life.
Singapore swing: teaching outdoor education in a crowded city11 February 2019
Read about how a group of USC students travelled to Singapore to learn about how outdoor education is taught in a city with little space.
Work in the cybersecurity industry8 November 2018
The cybersecurity industry is experiencing a serious undersupply of professionals, meaning graduates can walk into well-paying jobs shortly after they finish study.
Getting social: how to launch a social media business20 September 2018
Find out how USC graduate Bronte Cresswell quit a stable job to launch her dream business – a social media company that helps promote businesses she admires.
Lessons on healing from a South African village20 August 2018
USC Bachelor of Human Services student Dimity Shillingworth travelled to South Africa to learn about how a community heals from a history of segregation