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Star on the Rise: April Downey on the path to national selection

At 18, University of Canberra student April Downey has been selected in the Rising Stars team, to compete in the AON Next Gen Sevens Series this weekend.

08 Feb 2023

"I'm just not clever enough to study" – PhD candidate Elizabeth Low has proven herself wrong, with five testamurs and counting

It took Elizabeth Low four attempts to obtain her first degree – but today, she has five testamurs to her name and is currently completing her PhD at the University of Canberra.

08 Feb 2023

"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
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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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