Graduate plans to use animal-assisted therapy to improve lives13 May
Research to provide fresh insights into the benefits of animal-assisted therapy within the disability sector is the next career focus for new Fraser Coast graduate Caitlin Winen.
Passion for words leads Lexi to new career12 May
A Gympie woman who set out after high school with a plan to ‘taste test’ as many different careers and experiences as possible is now working in a marketing role with a major automotive parts supplier after graduating from USC.
USC’s rugby league team to hold first home game11 May
USC looks like it will be a force to be reckoned with after recently winning its first fixture in the Universities Rugby League Queensland (URLQ) competition.
Scientists assemble genome of the bloodwoods10 May
A new eucalypt genome has been assembled and publicly released following a decade-long international collaboration involving 22 scientists, including USC's Associate Professor David Lee.
Clinical trial of new treatment for acute myeloid leukaemia7 May
USC Clinical Trials will soon start a clinical trial to determine the safety and effectiveness of investigational medications to treat acute myeloid leukaemia in patients who have relapsed or are not responsive to standard treatment options.
Academic to discuss book on women’s football at Brisbane Writers Festival7 May
USC Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing Dr Lee McGowan will be a guest speaker at the Brisbane Writers Festival at the State Library of Queensland.
Two jobs plus study pays off for new engineer5 May
As a 14-year-old adjusting to Australia after moving from the small Pacific island of Niue, Douglas Tukutama had never pictured his future as an engineer.
Game Design graduates use wisdom to create Folly4 May
Nine tech-minded USC graduates are taking their Game Design degrees to the next level with research projects that aim to capture the imaginations of interactive theatre audiences.
Seaweed quadruples fish immunity, study finds29 Apr
USC scientists have found they can quadruple the immune response of farmed fish by adding powdered seaweed to their diet.
Late starter at uni earns medal for excellence27 Apr
‘Anything is possible’ is the inspiring message a Fraser Coast mother-of-five shared in an address to graduating USC students at a recent ceremony at Maryborough’s Brolga Theatre.
Ceremony to celebrate Fraser Coast graduates22 Apr
USC will stage its largest ever Fraser Coast graduation ceremony this Friday ( to celebrate the academic achievements of students who have completed degrees over the past two years.
USC tops Queensland for global impact rankings21 Apr
USC Australia’s considerable efforts to achieve a more sustainable future for all have been recognised in the 2021 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings of universities across the world.
Ex-soldier takes new path towards seaweed science21 Apr
Working as an analytical chemist is a world away from the war zones of Afghanistan for former Australian Army infantryman David Heyne who received USC’s highest academic honour when he graduated earlier this month.
Degree helps elite hockey coach switch career path20 Apr
An ex-Australian field hockey champion who returned to South East Queensland after 15 years at the top of the sport in Belgium has graduated from a USC degree into a new design career.