Researcher looking for best lie detector on the Sunshine Coast18 July
Monica Semrad, a PhD student supervised by USC’s Dr Bridie Scott-Parker, is hoping to find the Sunshine Coast’s best lie detector during the next week.
New students embark on mid-year study at USC17 July
USC is preparing to welcome about 150 new students enrolling mid-year at its Fraser Coast campus.
USC biomed grad hits highway for heart checks17 July
When Lucas Neilsen left the family home in Miles to study a Bachelor of Biomedical Science at USC he could never have predicted he’d end up working with trucks, just like his Dad.
Thousands of school students laugh into literature17 July
An author-illustrator “mischief maker” who has produced shows for Nickelodeon and an author-comedian who is inspiring children to write funny stories across Australia and Asia are two of the drawcards at this week’s Voices on the Coast festival, presented by Immanuel Lutheran College and USC.
USC Fraser Coast to welcome new students17 July
USC will welcome about 150 new students enrolling mid-year at its Fraser Coast campus.
Mother and daughter team up to start university17 July
Orientation at USC’s Gympie campus was a family affair for Michalie Astill and her mother Rachel.
Young maths whizzes go into numbers battle16 July
USC has initiated a new challenge to find some of the most innovative young mathematicians from Moreton Bay to the Fraser Coast.
Gympie students start mid-year study at USC16 July
USC Gympie will welcome more than 60 new students who have opted to start their studies at the halfway point of the academic year.
New students plan new futures at Orientation15 July
Two Danish and Swiss students seeking postgraduate business qualifications, a Brightwater resident hoping to be a physical education teacher and a Melbourne assistant nurse aiming to further his career were among hundreds of enthusiastic faces at USC Orientation today.
USC Sunshine Coast to welcome 1,800 new students12 July
Preparing for university study will be a sweet experience for more than 1,800 new students starting at USC’s Sunshine Coast campus in Semester 2, with a free pancake breakfast to launch Orientation festivities on Monday 15 July.
USC Caboolture to welcome 260 new students12 July
An Orientation celebration at USC Caboolture on Monday 15 July will welcome about 260 new students who have enrolled to start studying in Semester 2.
Local employers a new addition to USC Open Day11 July
In a local first, employers will attend USC’s Open Day at Sunshine Coast campus to talk with prospective students about future careers and work experience opportunities in the region.
USC wants to hear about amazing graduates11 July
People who know USC graduates who are doing great things are urged to nominate them for the University’s Outstanding Alumni Awards.
USC 1996 Society granted excellence award9 July
USC is one of five Australian universities recognised in the 2019 Circle of Excellence awards held by the global Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
Creativity and technology collide at USC Art Gallery9 July
The public is invited to experiment with their human senses at a new exhibition at the USC Art Gallery.
Georgia builds engineering career on the Coast8 July
At 22, Georgia Kelly has a USC Honours degree in Civil Engineering and a plum role working on a new 40-hectare island precinct on the Sunshine Coast.
‘Time maps’ exhibition to grow as it progresses5 July
An evocative, research-themed art exhibition that is set to grow as it travels interstate and overseas will open at USC’s main campus at Sippy Downs this week.
Lightning gives USC’s netball teams a timely boost5 July
USC will have teams competing in both women’s and mixed netball at the UniSport Nationals Division 2 carnival that starts on Monday 8 July.
Open Day events to focus on Moreton Bay campus5 July
People keen to start studying at USC’s new Moreton Bay campus at Petrie next year can find out all they need to know at one of two USC Open Day events over the next month.
Researchers to assess impact of dads on children, families4 July
USC researchers have teamed with community organisation Dads Group Inc to investigate the significance of fathers in young children’s lives.
USC appoints new Pro Vice-Chancellor (Students)2 July
The University of the Sunshine Coast has appointed award-winning academic Professor Denise Wood AM as its new Pro Vice-Chancellor (Students).
Study finds environmental link to whales in shark nets2 July
The likelihood of humpback whales getting tangled in shark nets off southeast Queensland is higher when a major ocean current meanders closer to shore, USC research has found.
Hard work adds up for karate queen Renae1 July
USC High Performance Student Athlete Renae Saunders has been selected in the Australian Karate Team to compete at the 13th Chito-Ryu International Soke Cup in Canada later this month.
Saving reclusive sun bears the topic of tavern talk27 June
The world’s smallest bear will be the topic of the upcoming Lounge Bar Lecture at Buderim Tavern on Wednesday 3 July from 6pm to 7.30pm.
Scholarship helps Michelle with late start to university27 June
A 49-year-old disability support worker who began university with her daughter is among several USC Fraser Coast students discovering the difference a scholarship can make.
USC graduate scores job at Lightning27 June
USC Arts graduate Mykel Smith has scored a prime role as the newest recruit for Sunshine Coast Lightning.
USC to hold Open Day on Sunday 21 July27 June
USC will throw open the doors of its main campus at Sippy Downs for its annual Open Day on Sunday 21 July.
Study finds frustrated coaches want to be heard26 June
Rugby union coaches in rural and regional areas may feel isolated and disenfranchised from their sport's governing bodies, according to new research by a USC sports academic.
Education the best investment, says Noosa philanthropist25 June
Noosa’s Scott Williams believes education offers a “lifetime return on investment”, which has led to him donating to universities - including USC – for more than 20 years.