Alumni

Griffith filmmakers connect with global audience online

Griffith Film School students and alumni are successfully plunging into the brave new world of online content, generating millions of views globally.
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Think big and win big with the Griffith Innovation Challenge 

Imagine developing a big idea and earning credit towards your degree, with a good chance of winning up to $10,000 to launch your concept.  That could be your reality, thanks to the Griffith Innovation Challenge.      Griffith Innovation Challenge and 3 Day Startup Project Coordinator Simon Barclay says all Griffith undergraduate students are encouraged to enrol in the 10CP course, regardless of […]
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Griffith offers student entrepreneurship opportunities aplenty

Innovation and entrepreneurship are hallmarks of Griffith, where students are offered a range of opportunities to think big, develop concepts and take their ideas to the next level.   With events, clubs, courses and degrees focused on entrepreneurship, students can hone their capacity to work smarter at any stage of their Griffith journey.   Through these offerings, students can […]
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Arts Education Law

Uncovering the hidden fabric of war

Twentieth century warfare was fueled by steel, gunpowder and ready food supplies. We can add wool to that list, according to Griffith Film School Professor Trish FitzSimons and visiting Fulbright Senior Scholar Madelyn Shaw. The pair are working on a new creative research project, The Fabric of War, that explores how the global wool trade […]
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Business and government

Business as unusual: How 3 Day Startup makes entrepreneurship for everyone

The workshop is open to students of all backgrounds and experience levels, and aims to engender an entrepreneurial miun
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Arts Education Law

Creating a sonic playground

Music and design faculty are creating a sonic playground at the Brisbane Powerhouse this weekend as part of the Curiocity Festival.
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Corporate

ERA 2018 sees Griffith double its top rating research

The Excellence in Research Australia rankings are out and Griffith has doubled the number of specific fields earning the highest possible rankings for 2018
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Academic Administration

Artwork takes viewers on a sonic adventure

Music and design faculty from Griffith's South Bank campus have created a stunning sonic sculpture as part of the inaugural Curiocity festival.
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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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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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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

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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Alumni

The Village Market creators receive the GBS Outstanding Entrepreneurial Alumnus Award for 2018

Marissa Bowden and Sarah Schoeller take out Griffith Business School’s annual award for success in an entrepreneurial venture.  
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Alumni

Griffith partners with Bleach Festival

Griffith University has signed a three-year partnership deal with Bleach* Festival – the Gold Coast’s premiere arts and culture event. The centrepiece of next year’s festival will be a blockbuster outdoor performance of Verdi’s Requiem, featuring students from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University. Talented musicians from the Queensland Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra will work alongside a […]
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Alumni

Griffith film alumnus wins lord mayor’s top award

Griffith film alumnus Tim McGahan has been recognised as Business Person of the Year at the 2018 Lord Mayor’s Business Awards. Tim took out the top award, which acknowledged his business acumen and contribution to the local film industry. Tim’s company, Blacklab Group, has produced two international blockbusters – Predestination and Winchester – written and directed by […]
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Arts Education Law

Film lecturer wins national teaching award

Griffith Film School lecturer Ashley Burgess has received the 2018 Australian Council of University Art and Design Schools (ACUAD) Innovative Teaching Award. The national award recognises innovative teaching methods by emerging art and design academics, and focuses on the design and delivery of one course. Mr Burgess was nominated for the popular 'Outback Filmmaking Bootcamp' program he pioneered, which has seen Griffith Film School partner with the Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival in Winton.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith showcases talent at Beijing Design Week

From laser-cut seaweed creations to 3D print tableware and augmented reality installations, Griffith University is set to showcase the talent of its design staff and students at Beijing Design Week. Griffith was the only Australian university invited to exhibit at Beijing Design Week, which provides a platform for cutting-edge work by the world’s most exciting […]
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Business and government

Yunus Social Business Centre helps Logan look to the future

Griffith University will play a key role at this week's INNOV8 Logan launch event.
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