Seagrass study key to ecosystem success

Australian Rivers Institute
Declining seagrass meadows in Moreton Bay will be studied by an international team of researchers to overcome the largest remaining barrier to effective management of the world’s marine resources. The team, led by researchers from the Australian Rivers Institute at Griffith University and funded by the Australian Research Council, will develop new software tools that […]
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Alumni

Environmental mission spreads from remote village to the world

Only the third person from his Nepali village to receive a PhD, Griffith University alumnus Dr Hum Gurung has dedicated his professional life to environmental conservation, becoming a global leader in the field
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Business and government

Griffith Business School represents University at Hult Prize Challenge

A team of four undergraduate students represented the University at the regional stages of the 2018 Hult Prize Challenge.
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Alumni

Alumnus instrumental in bringing together economics and the Great Barrier Reef

Bachelor of Business alumnus Emily Hayward inspired to pursue environmental economics through Griffith’s economics and sustainability focus.
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Architecture

Urban experts band together to launch new podcast

When trying to make sense of all around us and how we interact with our urban environment, six heads are better than one. Joining forces to launch a new podcast platform The Urban Broadcast Collective (UBC)  the gathering of the sharpest urban studies minds will look at a range of topics from city shaping to […]
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Alumni

Home transformation by design for graduate Pam

Architecture graduate Pam Deasy became part of a living design project as she led the transformation of her 1970s home into a modern masterpiece
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Business and government

Sustainable growth in the spotlight at 2017 East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream

The region’s foremost experts in tourism will converge at the Marriott hotel in Surfers Paradise this week for the third annual East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream conference. Spearheaded by the Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT) and Griffith Tourism Confucius Institute (TCI), the three-day event will be held from Thursday 23 November through Saturday […]
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Alumni

Entrepreneur alumnus Andrew Zaniewski takes on mentoring role

The Griffith University Bachelor of Commerce and MBA graduate will help the University’s Global Business Challenge team.
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

Skyrocketing tourism growth reveals worrying trend for Australia

A United Nations World Tourism Organisation and Griffith University report has found a substantial increase in Asia-Pacific tourism growth will impact Australian markets.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith’s Tallowwood childcare centre hits 30-year milestone

Education platform setting children up for life
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Alumni

Alumnus’ work in Japan to impact sustainable future

Dr Miwa Nakai talks about her time at Griffith, postgraduate study and her groundbreaking research at the University of Tokyo.
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Alumni

Griffith Business School launches “forward-focused, future-ready” strategy for 2017-2020

GBS marches forward with a focus on employability and social responsibility.
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

University launches internship to help India’s slum communities

New initiative sees students from many disciplines brainstorming on how to make a difference.
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Alumni

Mongolia a giant ‘steppe’ for ecologist Emma

Saturday, 11 February, is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Meet Griffith science graduate Emma Dale, whose work as an ecologist in Nepal and Mongolia is having a positive impact in preserving and protecting endangered wildlife
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Alumni

EcoCentre to host sustainability leadership program validated by Harvard centre

A renowned sustainability program validated by Harvard University's Center for Health and the Global Environment will bring influential Australians from across many sectors to the Griffith University EcoCentre in 2018
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Griffith Business School

How Paris climate change targets are being pursued

Former Kiribati president, Anote Tong, among distinguished speakers at Griffith conference.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Sustainability shining star Sienna Harris up for Premier’s award

A student shining star for sustainability has been recognised for her efforts in the 2016 Premier’s Sustainability Awards. Sienna Harris was one of three finalists in the Young Achievers Category, among 16 nominations and initiatives and 150 overall. The awards recognise the work of Queenslanders achieving excellence for leadership in sustainability, innovation and eco-efficiency. Sienna […]
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Alumni

Dr Kerry Kriger: how I became an African chief

Griffith University alumni are making a positive impact throughout the world. And for some, like newly conferred African chief Dr Kerry Kriger, the outcomes can be quite unexpected.
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