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Zoe on her way to the UN Youth National Conference

USC year 12 student, Zoe, has been chosen to participate in the United Nations Youth National Conference in July. The UN Youth Australia National Conference brings together 140 of Australasia’s brightest and most engaged young people for a week-long program of workshops, debates, speakers, and Model UN simulations. The Conference aims to create a generation […]

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USC Old Scholar Art Exhibition

USC Old Scholar Lauren Downton (nee Faith Nel) from the class of 2007 recently held her Art Exhibition at Cabin Fever, Sydney on Wednesday 22nd May. Since graduating from USC, Lauren has flourished as a visual artist and owns a small business called ‘Sail and Swan’.   She’s a visual artist now, and owns a small business […]

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Specialist Teacher Profile – Ryan Jackson

Ryan Jackson – English Teacher; Research Project Coordinator Subject Areas: Stage 1 English, Stage 2 English Communications, Stage 2 Research Project Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts (concentration in Rhetoric and Writing) – University of Tennessee, Knoxville Master of Arts in Education (concentration in Secondary Curriculum and Instruction) – College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia Doctor […]

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Year 12 Legal Studies students participate in ‘Annual Law Week’

On Wednesday 15th May, University Senior College year 12 Legal Studies students attended the Adelaide Magistrates Court, taking part in ‘Annual Law Week’.  Students were invited to participate in Mock Sentencing Hearings.  Through this process they engaged in role-play that simulated how a criminal case would proceed for someone admitting guilt in a Magistrates court. Students […]

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Specialist Staff Profile – Michael Jacobsen

Name: Michael Jacobsen   Position: Dean of International Studies   Qualifications: Bachelor of Education (Sec. Bus.) – UniSA (1993) Master of Business Administration – Universtity of Sydney (1999) Master of Education (TESOL) – UniSA (2006) Subject Area/s: In the SACE I teach in the areas of Business and Financial Literacy. Since joining USC in 2002 I […]

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Specialist Teacher Profile – Murray Thompson

Name: Murray Thompson      Position: Deputy Principal   Subject Area/s: Physics (and Specialist Maths but not in 2013) Why do you choose to teach at USC? The opportunity of working with enthusiastic and capable young people, all with the goal of academic success. Likewise the chance to work with outstanding colleagues, experienced teachers with a passion […]

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Specialist Staff Profile – Heather Wiseman

Name:  Heather Wiseman      Position:  ICLT Manager   Qualifications: Dip T (Sec), Grad Cert ICT Ed, M Ed (Information Technologies)  Why do you choose to work at USC?  Having begun my working life at USC in semester two of its inaugural year, I have had the chance to be part of the school’s development from an […]

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USC Old Scholar appears on ABC’s Q&A

University Senior College Old Scholar Ameila Grieve-Putland (2006) appeared on the ABC TV show Q&A on Monday 29th April 2013. The question she asked… My question is for Nick Cater. You talk at length about your distaste for an emerging “un-Australian” “educated middle class” that is wielding more and more influence over media, law, education and […]

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