Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

2014

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 30 September 14 - CSU's new generation of power

cogen logo CSU has built a cogeneration power plant that will improve the University's efficiency in energy use while also lowering its annual greenhouse gas emissions by about seven per cent. Cogen demonstrates CSU's commitment to sustainable energy efficiency.


News list

22 September 14 - Campus maps now mobile 

Map mobile CSU maps now available on mobile handsets and tablet devices. Easily find your way around campus by accessing the maps through web browser or the soon-to-be released CSU2 Mobile App.

19 September 14 - New winery link road open 

Winery road New link road at CSU Wagga Wagga, connecting main campus entry to CSU winery and cellar door officially opened.

11 September 14 - Three cheers for Food Bowl in Wagga 

Food bowl Renovations offer a dining experience that is vibrant, fun and has ample space for socialising and relaxing

21 August 14 - CSU drives home green message 

Green star stickers CSU Green launches education initiative that drives home the University's commitment to sustainability and carbon reduction. 

20 August 14 - DFM publications now online 

publications Two new DFM publications, DFM Annual Review and Student Services and Amenities Fee review, now available to read online.

6 August 14 - Ground-breaking ceremony for new CSU campus

PM render A turning of the sod ceremony will mark the start of construction for the $42 million Port Macquarie campus.

 23 July 14 - CSU moves into parliamentary triangle

Brisbane Ave CSU has expanded its footprint in the national capital with the opening of new offices in Canberra for teaching and research. The new premises will bring together a number of University departments and features office space for staff and postgraduate students, seminar or teaching room for up to 40 people, meeting rooms and more.

26 June 14 - Closure of Bathurst library and surrounding buildings 

BX LibraryScheduled closure of Bathurst library/Learning Commons and some surrounding buildings for Sunday, June 29 and Sunday, July 13, 2014.

4 June 14 - Builder announced for CSU in Port Macquarie

PM Stage 1 CGCharles Sturt University has taken the next step in the creation of its permanent campus in Port Macquarie announcing national construction company Watpac as head builder for the project

16 May 14 - New road provides easier, safer access on Wagga campus

New road Wagga New road connecting the round-a-bout on Nathan Cobb Drive, near James Hagan Court, to the new round-a-bout on Valder Way at CSU in Wagga to open Friday 16 May.

16 April 14 - Next generation: Energy-saving plant arrives

Cogen arrival After a three month sea and land journey from Europe, CSU's cogeneration plant finally touches down in Bathurst. Specialist staff will work on configuring the energy-saving machine, ready for its official launch in July.

3 April 14 - Complex helps students combine leisure and learning

Albury sports complexNew $800,000 sports complex helps improve campus life for students at Charles Sturt University in Albury-Wodonga. The complex features a full and half-size basketball/netball court, barbecue area, grandstand seating and more.

 

1 April 14 - Future student accommodation at CSU

student accomm New student accommodation options are being explored by Charles Sturt University for its new campus in Port Macquarie. The accommodation will compliment the University's new permanent campus on the Mid-North Coast. The initial stage of this campus is due to open in 2016.

25 March 14 - New student Creative Hub in Bathurst 

Creative hub Students' creativity will bloom in a newly-dedicated 'Creative Hub' at the Charles Sturt University School of Communication and Creative Industries in Bathurst. The $500 000 Creative Hub features state-of-the-art multimedia equipment, individual sound and video booths, and collaborative spaces set against bright yellow, orange and green feature walls. 

24 March 14 - A new vibe to Wagga's Learning Commons 

Learning Commons WaggaThe Learning Commons building at Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga will soon be the loudest site on campus. No, it's not replacing the Crow Bar, but it is receiving a vibrant makeover. 

14 March 14 - Walking tracks at Wagga campus

Yindy pathwaysNew walking tracks connecting residences to the main campus in Wagga Wagga will soon be available to students. Until the designated tracks are complete,students are asked to access the main campus by walking only on existing trails through Yindyamarra reserve and via Walla Walk.

13 March 14 - CSU unveils new campus in Port Macquarie

PM front Charles Sturt University (CSU) has unveiled designs for the first stage of its permanent campus in Port Macquarie, due to open in February 2016. Outside learning and common areas are a prominent feature of the design. 

12 March 14 - Teaching and learning space audit

The Division Of Facilities Management will soon conduct space utilisation reviews of centrally timetabled rooms across each of its campuses. The reviews will provide analysis and reports on the current provision and utilisation of each learning and teaching room at CSU. Information gathered will help development future planning and provision strategies for all main learning and teaching spaces across the University.

Review data will be collected through room audits. The audits will start on Monday, 31 March 2014 and run for a week, finishing on Friday, 4 April 2014. All audits will take place between 8am and 6pm. More information is available on DFM's space planning and management page.

4 March 14 - Revitalisation works in Bathurst 

Towers renoThe Division of Facilities Management has completed four revitalisation project on the campus in Bathurst. 

28 Feb 14 - A new way to dine in Wagga Wagga

Atkins Hall is set to undergo major renovations. Students and staff will soon be able to dine on a new outdoor, covered deck area, an interior redesign will provide a more streamlined service. Read more.

18 Feb 14 - The future of student accommodation

Wagga accomCSU in Wagga Wagga opens doors to new $17.6 million student accommodation to cater for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

30 Jan 14 - Next step for South Campus

South Campus Charles Sturt University is taking the next step in a strategic plan to dispose of South Campus in Wagga Wagga. Full story

22 Jan 14 - Early childhood advances at CSU in Wagga Wagga

early learning Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga will welcome children, their families and staff into a new $4 million child care centre from Wednesday 22 January. Full story

22 Jan 14 - Safety first when snakes are about

During the summer (warmer) months snakes may be present on our campuses. Make sure you know what to do if you sight one. Full story.

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