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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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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

UC community members recognised in 2023 Australia Day Honours

21 members of the University of Canberra community have been named on the prestigious 2023 Australia Day Honours List.

26 Jan 2023

UC Chancellor, Tom Calma named 2023 Senior Australian of the Year

University of Canberra Chancellor says it is humbling to be recognised, with the honour marking a busy year ahead for his Indigenous advocacy work.

25 Jan 2023
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