USC study puts focus on beauty Instagrammers
15 November - USC study has found that consumers are more likely to distrust a brand on social media if they know an influencer has been paid to promote it.
USC in venture to strengthen Chinese connections
15 November - With increased focus on Australia-China relations, a USC Education researcher is spearheading an international project to advance collaboration and engagement between the two nations.
New ‘surfonomics’ subject set to make waves
15 November - Students will have the opportunity to study the science of surfing, including wave characteristics and tourism benefits, in a new geography subject being offered at the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Mother from Russia aces degree
14 November - A Russian-born mother has come a long way since settling in Australia in 2004, graduating recently with near-perfect results.
Paramedic advocate is Adjunct Associate Professor
13 November - A Sunshine Coast policy consultant at the forefront of a major campaign to introduce national registration for paramedics has been appointed as an Adjunct Associate Professor at USC.
USC graduate wins prestigious literary award
13 November - USC creative writing graduate Dr Melanie Myers was presented with the prestigious Glendower Award for an Emerging Queensland Writer at the recent Queensland Literary Awards ceremony in Brisbane.
USC welcomes regional universities funding package
12 November - The University of the Sunshine Coast has welcomed a $134.8 million regional universities funding package announced by Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan.
Board paddling flagged as new inclusive sport
12 November - Board paddling could soon become a popular sport for those with spinal cord injuries and disabilities on the Sunshine Coast thanks to the efforts of three USC Occupational Therapy students.
USC’s sport scholarships to grow in 2019
9 November - USC is offering an increased number of sport scholarships in 2019 to support talented athletes who want to combine sport and tertiary study.
All invited to USC’s serious games showcase
8 November - Games that provide insights into the local Aboriginal Dreamtime, what it’s like to be a UN peacekeeper, and the nitty-gritty of cleaning up our sewers will be on display at USC’s annual Serious Games Showcase on Thursday 15 November.
Early starts the key to graduate’s success
8 November - Studying in the early mornings has paid off for University of the Sunshine Coast graduate Joshua Bareham who earned himself a near-perfect academic score.
Ecologist with camera ready for Galapagos trip
7 November - Photographer Kate Berry will be collecting more than just pictures when she heads to the Galapagos Islands on a research trip this month.
Student STEM camp a science success
6 November - Dozens of students from across the North Coast Education Region have tried their hand at virtual reality, prosthetics, drones, bioscience, seaweed science and more at the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Internship adds up to work for Accounting student
5 November - Accounting student Racquel Rand has secured work with the local office of an international accounting firm even before completing her degree at the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Young students fast forward to future jobs
2 November - More than 250 Year 5 school students from Hervey Bay and Maryborough discovered a future filled with exciting career possibilities at USC’s Fraser Coast campus today.
Nancy works to help others find employment
2 November - Nancy Sanday of North Lakes has landed work helping others gain employment after completing a Bachelor of Business at the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Lungs and trees: USC research gains $600,000
2 November - Research into lung disease and tree biosecurity has been boosted by two 2018 Advance Queensland Industry Research Fellowships awarded to USC academics.
Gold medallist is USC’s top sportsperson for 2018
1 November - Animal Ecology student Jake Packard has been named USC’s Sportsperson of the Year for 2018 after strong performances at the Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacific Championships this year.
Future begins now at Design students’ exhibition
1 November - Graduating USC Design students will showcase their work in a stunning future-focused exhibition that will open at the USC Art Gallery at 6.15pm on Friday 9 November.
VR technology gives new meaning to ‘holidaying at home’. But is it really a substitute for travel?
14 October - As virtual reality technology improves, it creates new opportunities for travellers seeking new experiences. This is the latest instalment of our series exploring how technology is changing tourism. Tourism is often about seeking deeper emotional and personal connections with th...