Liquid marble modelling could be key to carbon capture and storage8 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.
Outdoor adventure leads to new career for Lauren8 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.
USC to host Cycle Sunshine Coast time trial8 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.
Alliance for Suicide Prevention wins national award2 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.
National art music prize for sounds of the wild series2 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 announced2 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 plans major expansion to Moreton Bay campus29 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 education28 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.
Hockey player inducted into Sports Hall of Fame26 Nov
Olympic and Commonwealth Games hockey legend Jodie Kenny (nee Schulz) has been inducted into the Sunshine Coast Sports Hall of Fame.
Regional theatres keep curtains open despite COVID25 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.
Paralympic medallist is USC’s top athlete for 202124 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 careers23 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.
Major sculpture exhibition opens at USC Art Gallery23 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.
New details about JFK assassination in academic’s book22 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.