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University of Southern Queensland

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NameUniversity of Southern Queensland
MottoPer Studia Mens Nova (Latin: "Through study the mind is renewed")
ChancellorMrs Bobbie Brazil
Vice-ChancellorProfessor Bill Lovegrove
Staff1396 total staff
Students26,174 (2004)
CityToowoomba, Hervey Bay and Springfield, Queensland

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The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is based in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. The institution was established in 1967 as the Queensland Institute of Technology (Darling Downs), in 1971 it became the Darling Downs Institute of Advanced Education, and then the University College of Southern Queensland in 1990; and finally USQ in 1992 .

USQ has a substantial campus in Hervey Bay (Fraser Coast Campus) to the north of Brisbane, and has recently established a new campus at Springfield in Brisbane's outer suburbs (2006).

The University of Southern Queensland, in partnership with Canterbury Institute of Technology, offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs by on-campus, off-campus or online study. these can be undertaken via different modes of delivery for different periods of study. USQ Sydney Education Centre is located near the heart of Sydney’s CBD.

USQ has approximately 27,000 enrolments , including over 7,400 international students. More than 100 nationalities are represented and about 5,000 international students study USQ programs while remaining in their home countries.

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Dr Nick Marsh from Griffith University discusses new ecological water management tools from eWater. The eFlow Predictor tool helps identify the most beneficial patterns of flow release or delivery for a given environmental flow while Eco Modeller allows quantitative models of ecological response to physical and biological factors (such as river flow) to be built and stored, for use in exploring various solutions to problems. eWater acknowledges the support of our partners. Griffith University Monash University CSIRO University of Melbourne Department of Environment and Resource Management (Qld) Department of Water, Land and Biodiversity Conservation (SA) Department of Sustainability and Environment (Vic) Melbourne Water Southern Rural Water EPA Victoria South Australian Research and Development Institute
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The Funky Group: Gillian Holness, Jessica Stone & Huma Aijaz. __________________________________________________ Austin, J. (2011). EDC1200 Lecture 3 Race Notes. Toowoomba: University of Southern Queensland. Austin, J. (2011). EDC1200 Lecture 8 Difference and Diversity. Toowoomba: University of Southern Queensland EDC 1200 Lecture 9: Ethnic and Diasporic Identities. (2011). Retrieved 8 May, 2011 from QLD Labour Party. Australian Government, Queensland Labour Party. (2011). Over $100 million raised for Queensland flood victims (unknown). Australia, Canberra: Government Printing Office. Retrieved 8 May, 2011 from: Fraser, K, Chilcott, T, & Templeton, A. (2011, January 15). Queensland spirit is shining through, with thousands of volunteers turning out to help flood victims. Courier Mail. Retrieved May 14, 2011 from Hickey, A. (2011). Week 10: National Identities: EDC1200 online lecture. Retrieved from USQ Study Desk, 1st June 2011. Flood Aid Unites Community. (2011, January 19, 2011). Logan West Leader, p. 16. Images retrieved from: Flood footage: a montage created with Channel 7 & Channel 9 news broadcasts Article referred to within :
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An explanation of the admissions process.
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Shakespeare in the Park Festival 2008 Site Manager, Ben Stewart, shares a few words of wisdom from his experience in working in theatre, for another week, with the assistance of 2008 Company actor Nick Newth.
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Doren Chadee, Head of School explains courses within the school.
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New degree offers healthy career opportunities - ABC Local Tweet this news
ABC Local--The -University of Southern Queensland- (USQ) will launch a new degree today to accommodate the growing number of regional students interested in studying sport, health and physical education. The degree, starting next year, ... - Date : Mon, 06 Jun 2011 01:40:32 GMT+00:00
Academic calls for voucher reform - Toowoomba Chronicle Tweet this news
Toowoomba Chronicle--A -UNIVERSITY of Southern Queensland- academic believes retailers are making windfall profits on expired gift vouchers and suggests national law reform is required. USQ School of Law Lecturer Dr Nicky Jones, who researched Canadian an - Date : Mon, 06 Jun 2011 06:54:28 GMT+00:00
Youth Making a Difference to Environmental Policy - ABC Online (blog) Tweet this news
ABC Online (blog)--I went to the Sustainable Living Expo at the -University of Southern Queensland- on the weekend. Part of the expo was the schools involvement in the Queensland Youth Environment Council. If you've never heard of it.. it is a group - Date : Tue, 07 Jun 2011 05:23:43 GMT+00:00
Queens Park set to swing - Ipswich Queensland Times Tweet this news
Ipswich Queensland Times--The Jazz, Wine and Blues event presented by the -University of Southern Queensland- promises to be a highlight of what has been another cracking Ipswich Festival, with the live and free entertainment to begin at 1pm. Ipswich Even - Date : Wed, 25 May 2011 06:35:26 GMT+00:00
QLD introduced to careers in mining - Australian Mining Tweet this news
Australian Mining--The girls were given access to the first-hand experiences of 12 women working in trades, operator and professional roles as well as hands-on activities facilitated by the -University of Southern Queensland- (USQ). These included experim - Date : Thu, 26 May 2011 00:59:23 GMT+00:00
Rural Report for ABC Capricornia and ABC Southern Queensland: May 27, 2011. - ABC Local Tweet this news
ABC Local--Dr Tony Brown is an Associate Professor at the School of Rural Health at the -University- of Sydney, and a public health expert. He says there is a real public health risk associated with increasing mouse numbers. Farmers are being urged to mon - Date : Thu, 26 May 2011 22:12:16 GMT+00:00
Grammar girls blitz science rivals - Ipswich Queensland Times Tweet this news
Ipswich Queensland Times--THE stunning scientific team from Ipswich Girls Grammar blitzed the competition at the Regional Science and Engineering Challenge, hosted by the -University of Southern Queensland-. Scoring 1890 points on day two of the competiti - Date : Fri, 27 May 2011 16:12:29 GMT+00:00
Chai seeds key to good health - ABC Local Tweet this news
ABC Local--Research conducted by biomedical scientists at the -University of Southern Queensland- has found regular consumption of chai seeds helps the body redistribute fat that has build up near vital organs like the heart and liver. It's expected - Date : Thu, 28 Apr 2011 08:03:35 GMT+00:00
Revealing the hole truth on our wacky weather - Sydney Morning Herald Tweet this news
Sydney Morning Herald--The shift led to the expansion of dry areas in the sub-tropics of the -southern- hemisphere, including -southern Queensland- and northern New South Wales, and to increased rainfall over eastern Australia and -southern- Africa. Colum - Date : Fri, 22 Apr 2011 14:05:07 GMT+00:00
Neil bowled over by city's climate - Toowoomba Chronicle Tweet this news
Toowoomba Chronicle--They wanted to be closer to their son, who with his family had started to make his home in Dalby, and because Mr Peach had a job at the -University of Southern Queensland-. He still works there as a program director of masters and doc - Date : Mon, 25 Apr 2011 16:15:36 GMT+00:00

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