Arts Education Law

South Bank internship fosters industry collaboration

Students at Griffith's South Bank campus are gaining hands-on, practical experience alongside creative arts and technology leaders, as part of a new industry internship program. Photography, design, fine art and film students from the Queensland College of Art (QCA) created a range of digital content for hub4101 - a community of creative, innovative and tech organisations based in Brisbane's South Bank precinct.
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Business and government

GBS Student Leaders’ India Project Sees Local Children Blossom

Griffith Business School’s International Community Engagement Project saw Student Leaders gain global experience while volunteering at a local school.
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Inaugural South Pacific Central Banking Research Conference opens in Suva

The inaugural South Pacific Central Banking Research Conference was opened today by the Deputy Australian High Commissioner, Ms Amy Crago, at the Holiday Inn, in Suva. The two-day conference is being co-hosted by Griffith University (Australia), the Reserve Bank of Fiji (RBF), Bank of Papua New Guinea (BPNG), Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) and […]
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News articles

Honours study sparks life-changing experience

Kerrie Mackay recently graduated from a Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours) at the Queensland College of Art (QCA), creating a series of sculptural memory boxes, with the aim of fostering empathy and awareness of intergenerational trauma. She describes her Honours year as “a life-changing experience”.
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Alumni

Gender equality champion wins at Malaysia alumni awards

Griffith alumnus, Sabrina Aripen, was presented with the 2018 Community Achievement Award at the Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (MAAC) gala dinner on the weekend.
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Alzheimer’s drug may help battle antibiotic resistance

Drug originally proposed to treat Alzheimer’s disease has potential to combat dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

Researchers leap closer to quantum computing with new optical microchip

Development of a new microchip puts future quantum computing in reach.
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Alumni

Griffith filmmakers scoop awards

Griffith Film School has landed two major wins at the prestigious Australian Teachers of Media Awards. The ATOM Awards, established in 1982, recognise the best Australian and New Zealand screen content from film schools and screen industry professionals. Two Weeks, helmed by Masters of Screen Production alumni Mary Duong  and fellow GFS graduate Rhiannon Steffensen, took out Best […]
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Alumni

Griffith music graduate wins Grant McLennan Fellowship

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus Danny Harley (The Kite String Tangle), has won the prestigious $25,000 Grant McLennan Fellowship. The grant, founded in honour of legendary Brisbane musician Grant McLennan of The Go-Betweens, will allow Danny to spend six months in Berlin honing his craft.
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Business and government

How Griffith’s Social Entrepreneurs in Residence program helped Food Connect buy a home

“I just feel really supported and encouraged in the work that I’m doing on the ground for social change."
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Griffith Health

Home-school collaboration needed to lift literacy rates in children on autism spectrum 

More effective parent-teacher communication and greater flexibility is needed to improve literacy rates for children on the autism spectrum, an Autism CRC study has found. The study was led by Griffith University Associate Professor, Dr Marleen Westerveld. Researchers aimed to understand parental views of the importance of literacy learning for their children on the spectrum, and the challenges to literacy […]
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Business and government

Alternative Investments Conference explores the finer points of a cash-free future

The day-long event drew on attendees’ broad expertise to discuss what is becoming an increasingly important part of investors’ portfolios.
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Arts Education Law

NRL research aims to lift participation rates and promote junior players’ wellbeing

Dr Wayne Usher, from the School of Education and Professional Studies, has played a significant role in helping guide Australia’s Rugby League into an exciting new era.
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Griffith Health

Autism research embraces inclusive approach – conference 

The latest autism research will be showcased at the Australasian Society for Autism Research (ASfAR) Conference at Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus this week. With more than 100 contributors from across Australia and overseas, ASfAR 2018 will highlight current advances in the major research disciplines investigating autism and the broader spectrum, including work led by adults on the autism spectrum, research with families, support […]
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Academic Administration

Gender equity and inclusion attracts prestigious award for Griffith

Commitment to gender equity and inclusion attract inaugural honour for Griffith.
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News articles

Double the opportunities

Juliet Bell recently graduated with a double degree in Design/Business and said her studies at Griffith have been helpful in securing work and internship opportunities. “The business/marketing side of the degree has helped me understand consumer behaviour and develop marketing strategies, and the design side has enabled me to produce content and marketing materials. Each […]
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Griffith Business School

Two Griffith students take out national sport awards

Griffith students Madison de Rozario and Laura Waldie have crowned a memorable year as winners … again. Madi, a Bachelor of Business student, has taken out the Most Outstanding Sporting Achievement in the Unisport Australia Awards for 2018. Madi won double gold at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in the Women’s T54 (Wheelchair) 1500m […]
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Business and government

Griffith helps launch local start-up’s global journey

PowerWells launched at the Griffith Business School-sponsored Social Enterprise Start Up Weekend in Logan last year.
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