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News and stories


"Empower, upskill and support young people"

Jorja is the first in her family to attend university – now, she’s ensuring others have the opportunity.

24 Jan 2023

A side hustle with a difference

Sarah Dove has always been drawn to helping others and knew she belonged in a career where she could make change. As a nursing tutor with the UC Equity and Participation Program, she’s found the perfect role to unite her love for nursing, and desire to help others overcome social injustice.

11 Jan 2023

First generation student with a firm focus on brain health

Vicki McCarthy is the first in her family to pursue a tertiary education, with her love of sport leading to exercise-based research as a University of Canberra PhD candidate.

10 Jan 2023
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UC Postdoctoral Fellow wins 2022 Rising Star Award from leading European political science association

University of Canberra Postdoctoral Fellow Dr Hans Asenbaum has been recognised for his research in the area of deliberative democracy.

06 Feb 2023

Rise above: First recipient of values-based UC scholarship determined to break cycle of intergenerational trauma

Bachelor of Arts student Kyrah Hennessy received the University of Canberra’s inaugural Seek Aspire Inspire scholarship, awarded annually to an undergraduate who embodies the values of the ONE sculpture.

02 Feb 2023

Annual Pharmacy student congress brings together students from Australia and New Zealand to UC

The University of Canberra hosted a big week of education sessions and trade show stalls for the 2023 National Australian Pharmacy Students' Association (NAPSA) Congress.

27 Jan 2023
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