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USC Director of Teaching and Learning graduates as Master of Education

In September this year, Kate Cutts, Director of Teaching and Learning and Teacher of Psychology, graduated from the degree of Master of Education in the School of Education, University of Adelaide. After taking courses in leadership, negotiation and managing complex organisations, Kate undertook research for her dissertation titled: Facilitating posttraumatic growth in secondary school students: exploring the role […]

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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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AIP 2017 South Australian Physics Teacher of the Year Awarded to USC Teacher

Congratulations Zahra Pirvali, University Senior College Physics Teacher who was today selected at the recipient of the 2017 EXCELLENCE IN PHYSICS TEACHING AWARD by the Australian Institute of Physics (AIP). The Chair of the SA Branch of the AIP, Dr. Andrew D Mackinnon, stated  “Since 2015 we have put the nomination process into the hands of Physics students at […]

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Farewell from Principal Bob Holloway

To all members of the USC Community At the end of June I will leave my position and hand over the leadership to Anita Zocchi. USC Council has made a wise choice in this appointment and Anita will bring a wealth of experience in educational leadership to USC that will enable ongoing growth in the […]

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Anita Zocchi announced as the new Principal of University Senior College

The Council of University Senior College (USC) announced today the appointment of Anita Zocchi as the next Principal of USC commencing 1 July, 2017.  Anita is a highly respected leader who will bring a wealth of experience in education, management, governance and creative teaching to the USC community. Anita’s career in education spans over 30 […]

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2016 Staff Matters

“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” Albert Einstein (1879 – 1955) By Mr Bob Holloway, USC Principal A number of members of the USC academic staff were engaged by the University of Adelaide during 2016 to serve as sessional lecturers in the School of Education. […]

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Bob Holloway will farewell USC at the end of 2016

  22 February 2016 To all members of the USC Community, I am writing to notify all members of the USC community that Bob Holloway has informed Council that he will retire from his position at the end of 2016. After 11 years as Principal, Bob feels the time is right to hand over the […]

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Chemistry at USC

Royal Australian Chemical Institute – Chemical Analysis Competition (Titration Competition) Twelve teams, each of three members, from the Year 12 chemistry cohort entered in the RACI Titration Competition as part of the schools phase held during Term 2 Open Day. It was fantastic to see so many enthusiastic chemists present for the event. Teams were […]

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University of Adelaide rises in National rankings

The Vice Chancellor and President of the University of Adelaide, Professor Warren Bebbington recently announced two exciting shifts in world ranking for the University. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-16 announced that the University of Adelaide had entered the top 150 echelon for the first time.The ranking of 149, up from 164 follows […]

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