Exams are just around the corner and so is Stress Less Week! Keep calm because we have just the things for you to take a step back and relax. Free food, yoga, trivia and so much more coming your way
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 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.
2020 COPE Memorial Lecture presented by Professor Stephen Neville, Head of Department, Nursing at Auckland University of Technology. In 2019, to celebrate and honour the life of Dr Sarah Cope, the UC Faculty of Health established the Caring for Older People Excellence (COPE) Award and Annual Lecture. The Award is presented each October during the annual Lecture and recognises an undergraduate nursing student who demonstrates enthusiasm and passion for caring for older people. This year we will hear from the Inaugural COPE Award Recipient, Jess Kerrigan. Light refreshments will be available and this is a COVID-19 safe event, we do hope you can make it and we look forward to seeing you there. If you are unable to join us we will be live streaming the event, please register for a live stream ticket and we will email you the details closer to the event.
UC Student Support Services are online every Monday from 10:30am-12:30pm to provide support to students along with the ASK Advisors and Study Skills Drop-ins.
Join us every week for Trivia Tuesday! You can play online via Kahoot or on campus at The Well. each week we will be joined by a different club or society hosting a variety of themes. On Campus Head to the Well starting at 6:30pm in teams to play to win a bar tab. Bookings are highly recommended! Online Play online by using the challenge link that will be posted to the UC Life Facebook page at 6:30pm every Tuesday night. Play to win a $20 Coles voucher.
'Is our future bright?’ As the university turns 30 years young, join host Wil Anderson and an expert panel as we look towards the future to tackle the tough questions about what makes Canberra’s future bright. Do we need to value our health care ‘frontline’ workers more? Why are the humanities so important to humanity? How can education continue to develop in an online world? How does a social conscience inform the future? And what do our students think—is their future bright? Presented by the University of Canberra and The Street Theatre
We hope you can join us as we celebrate NAIDOC Week at UC with our annual Ngunnawal lecture presented by The Hon Linda Burney MP You can also register to tune in to the livestream. Just register for a livestream ticket and we will send you the details closer to the day.
Join us for a night to remember to mark the end of you studies. A night to get dressed up, rally all your pals and celebrate your time at UC. At the moment, to be aligned with current COVID-19 restrictions this will be a sit down only dinner. Fingers crossed restrictions ease to allow a dance floor but until then you get to boogie in your seats Your tickets includes: - 3-Course Meal - 3-Hour Drinks Package - Entertainment - Event photographer and Photo Booth Sort out your grad table gang as tables will be in groups of 6. You can select your table number and dietaries when purchasing your tickets. Ticket Prices UC Student : $80 General Admission : $120 Due to capacity limits, tickets are strictly limited and WILL sell out. To give you time to sort out your tables, tickets will go on sale Friday 2nd October at 12pm We can't wait to celebrate with you! Please note this is an 18+ only event and I.D's will be checked