Former US Ambassador opens Integrity20 in style

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With a healthy dose of humour and insightful observations, Jeff Bleich delivered a memorable keynote address to launch Griffith University’s annual Integrity20 event at the Queensland Conservatorium. The former US Ambassador to Australia, whom former Prime Minister Paul Keating described as the best to have held the post, Mr Bleich spoke on issues from integrity, technology, […]
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Storyology offers journalism students a unique experience

Storyology, the Walkley Foundation’s premier journalism festival is coming to Brisbane this month and Griffith University journalism students are in the thick of it. Reporting from the student news desk in the pop up newsroom, they will interview some of Australia’s best known journalists while gaining valuable industry experience to help kick-start their careers. The […]
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Road to success takes many routes

Chart your own pathway to success is Sean Jacobs’s advice for young people.
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Finding catharsis in crisis

A new book by Griffith University lecturer Mathew Karpin recounts how his family weathers a storm triggered by his son who has autism. Eloquently written, The Crisis – How Autism nearly destroyed my family and what we did – is a salutary tale that describes the period leading up to and during the crisis. “When […]
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Journalism students nominated for mid-year Walkleys

Two Griffith University students have been nominated for a Walkley Young Journalist of the Year Award.
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New York Festival recognition for Nance second year running

Walkley Award-winning journalist and Griffith’s journalist-in-residence Nance Haxton is once again a finalist in the New York Festival’s World’s Best Radio Program awards.
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Griffith Journalism students write their own history

For three hectic weeks – around 40 Griffith University students had an opportunity that many reporters would envy – having access to and reporting on the Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast. Based from a pop-up newsroom at the Gold Coast campus for the duration of the Games, journalism, photography and public relations students were […]
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Book Town Movement – regenerating regional culture

When so much of today’s world is digital why are small, rural book towns in Europe, Australia and across the globe flourishing?
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Journalism students join Brisbane Times for unique GC2018 publication The Village Source

The opportunity to work at a large, international sporting event may be just a dream for many journalists but for Griffith University’s journalism students it will become reality when the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) begins on April 4. Thirty-five journalism students and five photo-journalism students will gain unique access to the GC2018 Commonwealth Games […]
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GC2018 Queen’s Baton Relay takes graduate on journey to treasure

En route to Carrara Stadium for the Opening Ceremony of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018), the Queen’s Baton Relay will arrive at Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus shortly after 11am on Wednesday morning (April 4). In some ways it is on this campus that the QBR journey started for Keri Algar who has […]
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Scott has his “Games face” on for new mini-series

A six-part mini-series filmed on behalf of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games is the latest professional highlight for Griffith University journalism graduate Scott Bidmead
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Summer school nurtures future Indigenous researchers

Does the traditional bush medicine Gumby Gumby actually work? What part does cultural safety play in physiotherapy graduates? How does the lack a birth certificate or registration affect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander incarceration rates? These are just some of the research projects undertaken by 20 Indigenous students as part of the Kungullanji Indigenous Summer Research Symposium. […]
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Journalism student gets full picture from internship

If you could picture a day in the life of a professional photographer on duty at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games what would it look like? Bachelor of Journalism student Janelle Miller has had that very experience … literally. As part of her internship with the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC), the […]
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New youth program framework to enhance young lives

A new strengths-based approach to youth development programs is set to revolutionise youth programs practice in Australia.
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Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games gives journalism students entrée into broadcast world

Griffith University students will hone their journalism skills when they work with NEP Host Broadcast during the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018).
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Griffith Film School takes home ATOM double

Griffith Film School has been lauded for its continued outstanding excellence in the creative arts with two major wins at this year’s Australian Teachers of Media (ATOM) awards.
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Leading poet and Griffith lecturer wins Prime Minister’s Award for Poetry

Award-winning poet and Griffith University lecturer Dr Anthony Lawrence has won the 2017 Prime Minister’s Award for Poetry for his anthonlogy Headwaters. Dr Lawrence, who teaches poetry at the Gold Coast campus, was awarded the prize for his 14th poetry collection published by Pitt Street Poetry, at the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards held in Canberra on December […]
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‘Obama’s Superman’ to headline 2017 Integrity 20

Truth, disorder and optimism is the theme for this year’s annual Integrity 20 forum which begins on Wednesday 18th October. Bringing together some of the most courageous and proactive thinkers, the forum will articulate and communicate ideas exploring societies’ ongoing crises in a time of unparalleled global transformation. Griffith University’s fourth annual Integrity 20 is […]
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