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2017 Student Highlights

  The following snapshots of student learning opportunities and achievements are evidence that learning takes place in varied locations and is not restricted to the classroom. Ruby Preece distinguished herself when her Research Project was published at the request of the Chief Justice, Chris Kourakis. Her work is now referred to as the Ruby Preece […]

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2017 Valedictory Address – Revania Pillay

  There is an old Indian adage that has been told to me multiple times throughout my life.  It outlines the order for giving reverence and goes “Matha, Pitha, Guru, Deivam,” which literally translates to “Mother, Father, Teacher, God.” It is to these four that we owe our existence.  Our mother gives birth to us […]

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Trauma Teddies – USC Community Knit for Red Cross

Staff, parents, friends and students of University Senior College have collectively knitted 72 Trauma Teddies for the Red Cross charity.  On Wednesday 15 November, a few members of our Trauma Teddy knitting community were treated to afternoon tea and presented with certificates of appreciation.  Also attending were representatives from the South Australian Red Cross to personally […]

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Governor’s Farewell to International students

On Friday 20th October Senior High School and Tertiary International students from institutions all over Adelaide attended the Governor’s Farewell to International students. Seven USC Yr12 International students and five teachers of International students attended and enjoyed the event arranged and facilitated by StudyAdelaide and many sponsors of International student education. StudyAdelaide CEO Karyn Kent […]

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USC student awarded the Summer Program Scholarship at Berklee College

USC Year 11 student Rory Adams attended the prestigious Berklee College of Music Five Week Summer Performance Program in Boston, USA in July this year on a full scholarship. This amazing opportunity allowed him to fully immerse himself in the college lifestyle taking classes in all aspects of music from the college professors. There were musicians from […]

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Australian Mathematics Competition 2017

This year, 14 of our students participated in the Australian Mathematics Competition. We are pleased to announce that 9 students have obtained a Distinction and 5 have obtained a Credit. This event was introduced in Australia in 1978 as the first Mathematics Competition in Australian Schools. Since this time it has served almost all Australian […]

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Nominations Now Open for the Channel 9 Young Achiever Awards

ACKNOWLEDGING YOUNG CHANGE MAKERS University Senior College has begun the search for young change makers who are making a difference in the community, to nominate for the University Senior College Create Change Award, part of the Channel 9 Young Achiever Awards. “The University Senior College Create Change Award will recognise young people who are driving […]

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From Principal Anita Zocchi

As the new Principal to University Senior College since 1 July this year, I would like to share with you my impressions so far. I feel privileged to be the new Principal of such a dynamic and exciting school which is focused on learning for life and assisting students to reach their tertiary goals. It […]

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Farewell Bob Holloway

Bob Holloway was one of the founding staff members of University Senior College and retired from his role as Principal at the end of June this year. He arrived at the conception stages of this exciting and innovative school and worked collegially with staff as the SACE Coordinator and teacher of Chemistry until he took […]

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Women in Mathematics Workshop

In the midst of hectic Year 12 schedules, five maths students joined a workshop hosted by the University of Adelaide Maths and Science faculty, targeting and encouraging women to pursue courses and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Alicia, Amy, Emilia, Tam and Sarah spent the day listening to Professors from the University […]

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