Welcome to the Media Centre

Welcome to the University of Canberra media centre - an area of the website dedicated to journalists. Here you'll find the latest news from the University, contact details for our expert academics and everything you need to know about our helpful communications team.

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Latest releases

15 Aug 2014 UC screenwriter honours ANZAC unsung heroines
The untold stories of Australian and New Zealand nurses who served during World War I have finally been shared thanks to a University of Canberra academic and her latest television project ANZAC Girls, which launched on ABC TV on Sunday night to an audience of over one million Australians.

14 Aug 2014 University of Canberra Capitals welcome back Cosier
The University of Canberra Capitals have re-signed guard Michelle Cosier for the upcoming 2014/15 WNBL season.

14 Aug 2014 Joe Roff to chair University of Canberra Vikings
University of Canberra Union chief executive Joe Roff has been appointed chair of the new University of Canberra Vikings National Rugby Championship side.

12 Aug 2014 Lachlan Searle named UC Capitals first general manager
The University of Canberra Capitals are pleased to announce the appointment of Lachlan Searle as the club’s first general manager.

Latest Articles from Monitor

the University's online newspaper.

FirefightersUC research helps firefighters keep cool

A University of Canberra PhD student is exploring the chronic effect that heat exposure has on firefighters and how to improve recovery practices

Duke Duke to duel for Commonwealth Games crown

UC commerce alumnus Duke Didier will compete in judo at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games

TeacherTraining UC awarded over $1.45m to train teachers

A University of Canberra-led project has received more than $1.45m from the Australian government to develop a national mentoring program for math's and science teachers

Sowing Seeds Student sows seeds at Chelsea Flower Show  

UC design/landscape architecture student travels around Europe as part of horticulture scholarship

MelissaBreenSprint star is UC's first athlete in residence 

National record-holding sprinter Melissa Breen is the University of Canberra's first athlete in residence

WellbeingRegional wellbeing critical to Australia's future: UC report

University of Canberra researchers share results of first Regional Wellbeing Survey that looks at the quality of life in rural and regional Australia

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