A UQ-led study has found that negative stereotypes about injecting drug-users may be hampering their recovery.

Stereotypes shackle recovering drug users

It's the final day of O-Week Festival! Join us for O-Week Eats on Forgan Smith Lawn, now until 8pm.
Discover how particle theory applies to a great curry in tomorrow's episode of Food Lab by Ben Milbourne. Available to watch online from 3.30pm Saturday.
More than half of Queensland’s top performing secondary school students are being welcomed to UQ this week.

UQ scoops the cream of Queensland school-leavers

Which UQ club or society have you signed up to? Tag your favourite in the comments.
The Varsity Clash between UQ and QUT is on today from 1pm - go UQ! Visit for the full schedule.
Thanks for joining us at UQ's St Lucia Market Day!
Visit our Food Lab stall at Market Day to find out whether you are a supertaster! Our QAAFI team will be testing your tastebuds at the UQ Marquee at University Drive until 12pm today.
Today is Market Day at St Lucia! One of the biggest days of the year at UQ, where you can discover all of the different clubs and societies.

Follow new UQ student, Jamil, as she shares her Market Day on UQ's Snapchat account (uniofqld).

Plan your Market Day

Day 2 of UQ's O-Week Festival is in full swing! Come down to the Natural Amphitheatre to enjoy a free BBQ from 11am-1pm and live entertainment! Visit to plan your day.
Mary is one of the many students starting at UQ this week. Hear her story in the video below.
A new $1 million facility dedicated to Food Science will give students access to world-class training, innovations and facilities.

UQ serves up new Food Science Innovation Precinct

UQ student Caitlin Brandenburg has created an app for stroke victims.


UQ student, Grace, interviewed our Vice-Chancellor and President, Professor Peter Høj, to find out his advice for new students.
An official welcome to O-Week will be held at the Lakes Stage at the Natural Amphitheatre this morning from 10am.
UQ is bringing you the O-Week Festival this week from 20-24 of Feb. There's daily live entertainment at Lakes Stage, a jumping castle, food trucks and more. Visit bit.ly/uqlifeo-week to plan your week!
UQ’s School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences has ranked 4th and 5th in the world for sport science in two highly respected global rankings systems.

UQ sport science ranks in top 5 globally

Are you a current UQ student who is passionate about entrepreneurship? Do you have a great idea?

Get involved with UQ Idea Hub, a start-up pre-incubator for UQ students. Applications are now open: ideahub.uq.edu.au/applications
In today's episode of Food Lab by Ben Milbourne, Ben explores the infamous taste profile of bitterness and how it can be used to balance sweetness in a great tiramisu.

Watch Food Lab by Ben Milbourne

UQ graduate Shehenaz is leading the way in the Maldives, where she is teaching the very first batch of psychology students trained at the Maldives National University.

UQ graduate leads way in teaching psychology in Maldives