If you’re staying in Canberra over the holiday break, Summer at UC will help you stay connected via a jam-packed schedule of events, on and off campus.Summer at UC is a collaborative initiative with ANU and Study CBR, providing a range of academic programs, employment and volunteering opportunities, support services and of course, social events. All students can attend the events, academic programs and access UC support services over the summer.
Every week as a UC Student you are eligible to use the UCX Food Pantry. Swing by to get non- perishable food items including canned beans, pasta sauces, long-life milk and noodles. All UC students are eligible to 10 points per a week to spend however they would like. What can 10 points get you exactly?? Jar of Pasta Sauce (3 points)Can of chickpeas (2 points)Pasta (2 points)Rice (1 point)Porridge oats ( 1 point)Washing detergent (1 point)Thursdays we also have OZ Harvest delivering fresh fruit, vegetables and more that you can grab on top of your Food Pantry points. Our hours until further notice will be; Tuesday 11am-1pm Thursday 11am-1pm Visit us at the UCX Student Lounge (across from UC Hub) Social distancing will be enforced and hand sanitising station in operation upon arrival.
NOTE: Due to the situation with the Corona virus, we are now holding the Reading About Jesus event online, using Microsoft Teams. If you are interested in joining the activity delivered online, please contact the organiser, Craig Johnson.) University is a great place for reading and learning! How about putting aside some time for learning about Jesus? 'Reading about Jesus' is an opportunity to join with others and read through the Bible’s accounts of Jesus, to discuss and learn together. On Thursdays, 12:30pm to 1:30pm, via Microsoft Teams. Anyone is welcome, you may be a long-time Christian, or just someone (of other faith or no faith) who would like to read about Jesus with others.(We will also meet in 1C100 for those who would like to meet in-person, up to 9 people are allowed in the room. We are trialling a mixed-mode format, with online and in-person at the same time. If you would like to come to 1C100, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm, to ensure the numbers are managed.)
NOTE: Due to the situation with the Corona virus, we are now holding the English Conversation Club online, using Microsoft Teams. If you are interested in joining the activity delivered online, please contact the organiser, Craig Johnson. The English Conversation Club is a free activity organized by one of the UC Chaplains – Craig Johnson. Especially for international students or visiting scholars from overseas. But anyone who wants to practice their English is welcome.
Monday nights have never looked better with a new Super Smash Bros Tournament arriving on campus. Head to the UC eSports Lounge from 7 pm every Monday night where you can go head to head with other players. Entry is $5 or free when you bring your own Nintendo Switch. This competition is open to anyone, meaning you do not have to be a UC Student to participate.
The Strategy Series is a half-day workshop facilitated by Campus Plus, with key representatives from Defence, the Defence Industry an University and Research sectors to look at challenges and opportunities.We will focus on three themes:Concepts to Capability - Defence Capability Innovation StrategySTaR Shots Program - part of the More Together Defence S&T StrategyUniversity partnerships with DefenceThe workshop will consider questions like:What do I need to do to engage with Defence?What does Defence capability mean and what are the grey areas?How do we maximise the relationship and partnerships we need in the Defence sector? (Ensuring we get the right balance for all parties)What pathways exist to deliver impact through translation of Defence research?
Surf Life Saving New South Wales (SLSNSW) (RTO ID: 90394) will supply accredited first aid training to The University of Canberra current students through UC Life at a HEAVILY discounted rateThere will be two courses available across three datesApply First Aid HLTAID003 Full Day $90Provide CPR HLTAID001 Half Day $50Thursday 18th FebruaryApply First Aid HLTAID003 Full Day >> https://clubs.canberra.edu.au/Products/169Provide CPR HLTAID001 Half Day >> https://clubs.canberra.edu.au/Products/172Friday 19th FebruaryApply First Aid HLTAID003 Full Day >> https://clubs.canberra.edu.au/Products/170Provide CPR HLTAID001 Half Day >> https://clubs.canberra.edu.au/Products/173Tuesday 30th MarchApply First Aid HLTAID003 Full Day >> https://clubs.canberra.edu.au/Products/171Provide CPR HLTAID001 Half Day >> https://clubs.canberra.edu.au/Products/174Registration is compulsory.Please note; SLSNSW is not a registered Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) provider and therefore we are unable to offer courses to overseas students studying in Australia on student visas.An overseas student is defined in Section 5 of the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 as a person (whether inside or outside Australia) who holds a student visa (as defined in regulation 1.03 of the Migration Regulations 1994).