UC students awarded Gabby Robberds Scholarship – Australia

UC students awarded Gabby Robberds Scholarship Vanessa Lam 3 July 2017: For the first time in its seven-year history, two University of Canberra students have been presented the Gabby Robberds Scholarship, giving them the opportunity to help children with cerebral palsy. Master of Physiotherapy student Hannah Martin and Master of Occupational Therapy student Jessica Callaghan recently…

The University of Canberra’s Professor Roland Goecke welcomed international guest speaker Professor Jeffrey Cohn to the Human Centred Technology Research Laboratory’s computing colloquium.

Building computers’ emotional intelligence Marcus Butler 3 July 2017: Leading thinkers in human emotion, technology and computing have explored new ways for technology to monitor and interpret feelings at an event at the University of Canberra. The research colloquium was recently hosted by the University’s Human Centred Technology Research Lab (HCT) and Professor of Affective…

University of Canberra Capitals sign national junior star- Maddison Rocci

UC Capitals sign national junior star Antony Perry 21 June 2017: The University of Canberra Capitals have added Australian under-19s star Maddison Rocci to its 2017/18 WNBL roster. Rocci has signed a one-year contract with the UC Capitals after two impressive seasons in Basketball Australia’s Centre of Excellence (COE) program. The 19-year-old point guard harbours…

University of Canberra’s 2016 Regional Wellbeing Survey

UC study finds regional carers struggle compared to city dwellers Marcus Butler 11 July 2017: Carers in regional and rural Australia are finding it even harder than those in the city to access many forms of support, according to findings of the University of Canberra’s 2016 Regional Wellbeing Survey. The survey is Australia’s largest into the…

Work placement leads to first job – University of Canberra , Australia

Work placement leads to first job Kim Pham 26 June 2017: University of Canberra students have shared how they made the most of their work placements, with one student securing a full-time job at the end of her internship. Bachelor of Science (Psychology) students Laura Wellsmore and Fox Fromholtz spoke about the practical work experience…