Alumni

Griffith alumnus named Gold Coast Woman of the Year

Griffith creative arts alumnus Louise Bezzina has been named Gold Coast Woman of the Year.
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Griffith industry partner wins national performing arts award

Bleach* Festival, founded by Griffith alumnus Louise Bezzina, has received a $90,000 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Award.
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Alumni

Film school delegation in the spotlight at SXSW Festival

Griffith film students, faculty and alumni will be in the spotlight at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference and Festival in Austin, Texas this week.
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Musical theatre graduates in the spotlight

Griffith musical theatre graduates are starring in some of the biggest new shows to hit Australia, creating serious industry buzz with a series of stellar performances.
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Alumni

Screen legends provide a platform for young filmmakers

Oscar-winning film producer Lord David Puttnam and the late, great ABC cameraman John Bean are the driving force behind two scholarships for aspiring filmmakers at Griffith.
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Griffith alumnus taking on Everest to help fight cancer

Linda Quinn is aiming to raise $35,000 for the Cherish Women's Cancer Foundation.
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Academic Administration

Griffith continues to climb rankings ladder

Griffith University continues to grow in stature and climb the rankings of important and influential global university rankings. The latest Times Higher Education (THE) Asia-Pacific University Rankings 2019 sees Griffith again rising through the ranks while retaining its position in the region’s top 50 universities. The Asia-Pacific rankings consider the research and teaching efforts of […]
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Australian stories on the big screen

A new book by Griffith Film School graduate Andrew Couzens looks at the way Australia's love affair with bushrangers, outlaws and larrikins has played out on the stage and screen.
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Alumni

The Griffith film grad behind the nation’s number one show

Griffith Film School alumnus Pete Cunningham has forged a successful career in the TV industry, crafting compelling stories for some of Australia's biggest reality hits, from The Voice to Big Brother, Australian Survivor and Married at First Sight.
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Griffith grad Kate Miller-Heidke to represent Australia at Eurovision

Griffith alumnus Kate Miller-Heidke has been chosen to represent Australia in the Eurovision Song Contest. Miller-Heidke's stunning performance of Zero Gravity won the public vote at the live TV finals for Eurovision - Australia Decides, held on the Gold Coast over the weekend.
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Griffith graduate Jasmine Dowling named Creative of the Year

QCA alumnus Jasmine Dowling was named Creative of the Year at the Cosmopolitan Women of the Year awards, capping off a stellar run for the talented typographer.
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Pushing the boundaries of cinema

Griffith Film School PhD graduate Dr Daniel Maddock has been nominated for the Chancellor’s Medal for his research on virtual cinematography – a cutting-edge technique used in Hollywood blockbusters like Gravity and The Jungle Book. 
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Griffith film grad generates industry buzz

Griffith Film School graduate Samuel Keene is generating serious industry buzz with his latest project – a black comedy shortlisted for development by local streaming platform Stan. Samuel’s script for Love Is Dead has been shortlisted to take part in the Screen Queensland + Stan Premium Drama Development Workshops, an initiative announced at last year’s Logies […]
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Griffith Business alumnus named new Trade and Investment Commissioner for China

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk made the announcement early this month.
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Griffith alumnus wins Banksia Foundation Small Business Award

Dr Christopher Warren has been recognised for his trailblazing work in sustainable tourism.
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Honours graduate uses Virtual Reality to make positive change

Interior Design graduate Maddison Cronin recently completed her Honours research project at QCA exploring how virtual reality can aid in the transitioning process between a physical inpatient rehabilitation centre and the patient’s home.
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Imagining a new future

Griffith donor and philanthropist Dr Soheil Abedian DUniv was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of the University at a Gold Coast graduation ceremony last week.
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Life after university

Griffith graduates hear from Outstanding Alumni all-stars at graduation ceremonies held in Brisbane and the Gold Coast this month.
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