Orientation gets an A from Sydney students

Story Published: 24 Feb 2017

AFTER just four days of living in Lismore, mates Flynn Colby and Ryan Jones are having the time of their young lives.

Flynn Colby Orientation Week Ryan Jones Southern Cross University

Learn how to protect the ocean

Story Published: 23 Feb 2017

Michelle Van Santen will give a talk providing important insight into the problems caused by marine debris.

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SCU draws in new students from across Australia and the world

Story Published: 22 Feb 2017

THE latest batch of students at Southern Cross University got into the groove to their new life of studying with music...

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Drones trained to identify sharks and send alerts

Story Published: 15 Feb 2017

A SQUADRON of drones is programmed to sweep a stretch of beach continuously and ping shark sightings to lifeguards in what...

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Southern Cross Uni trio of inspiration rewarded

Story Published: 14 Feb 2017

A willingness to go above and beyond to enhance the student learning experience has been rewarded for three SCU...

Academic Awards Northern Rivers Education Southern Cross University

Ashleigh's saving Sumatra's orphan elephants

Story Published: 13 Feb 2017

They headed straight to the Way Kambas National Park, where they will work on conservation programs alongside the Save...

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$2.2 million Lismore-based project will boost tea tree oil exports

Story Published: 9 Feb 2017

A NEW research project aims to improve access to exports, speed up propagation and ensure the future of the iconic...

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Lecturers awarded for helping students transition to university life

Story Published: 6 Feb 2017

THE first semester of university can be tough, so it helps to have supportive tutors.

Hanabeth Luke Lismore Northern Rivers Education Rebecca Olive Rob Garbutt Southern Cross University

Legal eagle takes flight with awards

Story Published: 19 Jan 2017

WINNING a textbook scholarship helped an aspiring law student overcome tragedy and hardship to win the 2016 National...

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