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USC  Moreton Bay Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering Dr Charith Rathnayaka
Liquid marble modelling could be key to carbon capture and storage
8 Dec

A University of the Sunshine Coast researcher is leading a collaborative advanced computer modelling project that could make carbon capture and storage more viable and revolutionise drug delivery.

Graduate Lauren Tasker
Outdoor adventure leads to new career for Lauren
8 Dec

An Arana Hills swimming teacher and former national-level figure skater is turning her love of outdoor adventure into a career with a Bachelor of Recreation and Outdoor Environmental Studies from USC.

Holly Lubcke - USC High Performance Student Athlete
USC to host Cycle Sunshine Coast time trial
8 Dec

The University of the Sunshine Coast is gearing up to play a key role in a major cycling festival that will bring many of Australia’s top riders to the region in mid-December.

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Alliance for Suicide Prevention – Sunshine Coast launch
Alliance for Suicide Prevention wins national award
2 Dec

An initiative bringing people together to address the region’s high rate of suicide has been recognised for community impact with a national award.

composer and sound designer Dr Leah Barclay
National art music prize for sounds of the wild series
2 Dec

An innovative University of the Sunshine Coast project that features sounds of Sunshine Coast environments received national recognition at the recent 2021 Art Music Awards.

2021 Outstanding Alumni Award winners announced
2 Dec

A physiotherapist who specialises in helping people recover from strokes and the leader of a national provider of laundry and shower services for the homeless have been named USC’s Outstanding Alumni for 2021.

USC Moreton Bay stage 2
USC plans major expansion to Moreton Bay campus
29 Nov

The University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) plans to expand its Moreton Bay campus at Petrie next year to provide more room for teaching, research, sporting activity and socialising.

USC applauds moves to boost international education
28 Nov

USC has applauded Federal Government announcements that will assist in the immediate return of international students and strengthen Australia’s longer-term approach to international education.

Sunshine Coast Sports Hall of Fame inductee Jodie Kenny
Hockey player inducted into Sports Hall of Fame
26 Nov

Olympic and Commonwealth Games hockey legend Jodie Kenny (nee Schulz) has been inducted into the Sunshine Coast Sports Hall of Fame.

Noosa Arts Theatre presents Mammamia. Picture supplied
Regional theatres keep curtains open despite COVID
25 Nov

From driveway performances and reduced-capacity shows to hibernation – even turning off the back office fridge to save money, theatre groups of the Noosa, Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay regions managed to survive COVID-19 lockdowns without folding for good.

Katja Dedekind
Paralympic medallist is USC’s top athlete for 2021
24 Nov

Triple Paralympic bronze medallist Katja Dedekind of Sippy Downs has been named the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Sportsperson of the Year for 2021.

Young students to be immersed in future careers
23 Nov

Stereotypes are expected to be broken down and career ambitions raised at a special expo for almost 450 Year 5 school students from Hervey Bay and Maryborough at USC’s Fraser Coast campus.

Someone Else's Problem by Alex Seton
Major sculpture exhibition opens at USC Art Gallery
23 Nov

A major touring exhibition of contemporary sculpture showcasing the works of 12 acclaimed Australian artists is now on show at the University of the Sunshine Coast Art Gallery.

Dr Greg Poulgrain
New details about JFK assassination in academic’s book
22 Nov

Machiavellian treachery on Australia’s doorstep played a key role in the assassination of a US president, according to a new book by historian Dr Greg Poulgrain.

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