Research shows bank levy will hit customers

Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics
Studies of European countries show that bank taxes similar to the 0.06% bank levy introduced by the government in the 2017 federal budget will be largely borne by customers, not shareholders.
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International scholarship brings a brush with royalty

Environment, planning and architecture
Exchange student meets Princess Mary of Denmark
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Opera grads hitting a high note

Alumni
Queensland Conservatorium graduate Kang Wang will show the world his tenor talents when he represents Australia at the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition next month.
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Griffith students receive prestigious Commonwealth Games scholarships

Business and government
When Sharath Achanta became the first Indian to win a table tennis gold at the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, an eight-year-old countryman was inspired while watching on television in southern India.
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Running to raise awareness of suicide prevention

Even the seemingly most exuberant of us still have our dark days. Forty-five year old New Zealand born husband and father of two, Justin Geange is no stranger to depression.
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Features

Does the contraceptive pill alter an athlete’s performance?

Does the contraceptive pill alter a female athlete’s performance? This is the question posed by new research at Griffith University.
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Features

Midwives leading the way in reducing domestic violence during pregnancy

Reducing domestic violence during pregnancy is just one of the School of Nursing and Midwifery good news studies up for discussion at the upcoming International Confederation of Midwives Triennial Congress.
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Criminology and law

University research support for Domestic Violence Centrelink Debt Waver Bill

Reforming the law to allow the Centrelink debts of family or domestic violence victims to be waived is long overdue.
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Alumni

Griffith research excellence honoured

Leading Griffith University researchers have been honoured at the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards held at the Gold Coast campus.
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Business and government

Entrepreneurship student wins Hackathon and Startup Weekend

Joshua Murchie is a name to watch in the business and entrepreneurship space.
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Arts Education Law

Million dollar data lab sheds light on Qld crime

Griffith University researchers are analysing more than one million Queensland crimes to forecast where future crime hotspots are likely to occur.
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

CEO alumnus takes on Griffith students

Rachelle St Leger was determined to give students the same work experience and support she received.
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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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Features

‘My quadriplegic son is my inspiration’: A mother’s unwavering love

Not for one second did she think twice about what she should do. Her son had sustained a devastating spinal cord injury as a result of a road traffic accident, which had left him without feeling or movement from the chest down. But she knew whatever happened now from then on, she would always be by his side.
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Features

Night phone use a danger for adolescent mental heath

The world’s first long-term assessment of mental health effects from adolescents’ late-night mobile use has shown some concerning results.
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Features

The importance of monitoring exercise for improved health and fitness

Griffith University scientists have found exercise-response monitoring is crucial for maximising the safety and effectiveness of undertaking exercise. Published in SpringerPlus in time for Exercise Right Week (22-28 May), the Gold Coast study examined if so called 'mood-state' assessment could be used to non-invasively indicate the stress-recovery balance in the body at a molecular level, following resistance-exercise.
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Alumni

WatchMojo’s Tom Punch returns to Griffith to inspire students

The Bachelor of Business and Law student reveals his secrets to living and working overseas.
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Centre for Governance and Public Policy

Griffith experts have their say on 2017 budget

Griffith Business School experts have had their say on the 2017 Federal Budget and have been left underwhelmed by Treasurer Scott Morrison's second economic blueprint.
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