Students

  Are scientists story-tellers? Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic, Professor Geoff Crisp, talks about his background in chemistry, his new approach to teaching to inspire students to think differently and contest the status quo, and how that influences his current role here at UC to create a sense of belonging for all staff and students.    … Read More


Study Skills Drop-ins for assistance with understanding and structuring assessment tasks as well as support in finding resources, writing and referencing will continue to run in the Library (Short Loans area) during Winter Term from 10.30 am to 3.30 pm. Academic Skills and Knowledge (ASK) Advisors, who provide support in the above areas as well as with… Read More


Dr Blooma John, School of Information Systems and Accounting, Faculty of Business Government and Law, introduced HoloLens to 150 students taking Information Systems in Organisations and Management Information Systems G, to give them insights into future technology. Microsoft HoloLens, a self-contained, holographic computer, enabled students to engage with digital content and interact with holograms in… Read More


  Winter Term saw students undertake a 6-week, 6cpt internship program – with ten students heading to Malaysia and four to Thailand. The students were all recipients of the New Colombo Mobility Grants, an initiative of the Australian Government to lift knowledge of the Indo Pacific in Australia. UC was successful in securing multi-year funding… Read More


    Last week, over 2,400 students graduated from the University of Canberra with a degree (or two) in hand. Students graduated with degrees from all our faculties across the eight ceremonies. Amongst the graduates were the very first cohort of students from the Bachelor of Physiotherapy and the Bachelor of Pharmacy degrees, now fully… Read More


Professor Deep Saini was appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor in September, succeeding Professor Stephen Parker AO after he achieved nine years in the role. The White Earth by Andrew McGahan was announced as the 2017 UC Book of the Year. UC went tobacco-free in October in an effort to improve the health and wellbeing of… Read More


Now in its fifth year, the UC Book Project continues to be popular with commencing students and staff. The 2017 UC Book of the Year was announced last week with great interest: The White Earth. The author, Andrew McGahan was present at the launch and warmly congratulated the University for this initiative. All commencing students… Read More