Griffith faces up to the issues of World Mental Health Day 

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This Wednesday 10 October, is World Mental Health Day and, as a leading institution in the field, Griffith has a range of expertise and programs which link to this year’s theme, ‘Young people and mental health in a changing world’.  The aim is to bring attention to the issues our youth and young adults are facing in our world today and bring the […]
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Nature Index names Griffith a 2018 Rising Star

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Significant recognition for societal impact of work by Griffith researchers.
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$1.2 million in funding for Griffith disease research

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Griffith University research into fighting diseases of global impact are set to benefit from the latest National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) 2018 Fellowship Program funding outcomes. Principal Research Leader Professor Suresh Mahalingam of the Institute for Glycomics has been successful in obtaining a Senior Research Fellowship B (SRFB) for the project “Arbovirus-Induced Inflammatory Disease: […]
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Griffith awarded over $8 million in research funding

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Four Griffith University researchers have been announced as 2018 Australian Research Council Future Fellows. The University has also been awarded funding for one 2018 ARC Industrial Transformation Research Hub. The projects form part of the $180.4 million worth of national funding announced today by Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham. Senior Deputy Vice Chancellor […]
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Griffith and Gold Coast Health raising awareness of Osteoporosis 

Free heel bone density checks will be available at the Gold Coast University Hospital on Tuesday 16 October when it teams up with Griffith University for Osteoporosis Awareness Day (actual date 20 October).  
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Oral treatment may not be far off for head and neck cancer patients 

A highly promising approach to treating HPV-driven head and neck cancer is on the way, and it could be in the shape of a simple oral medication. This is according to new breakthrough research led by Griffith University, which has conducted trials showing that the drug, Alisertib, tested in trials to treat other cancers such as lung and kidney, can also successfully destroy the cancer cells associated with head and neck cancer. Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) […]
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Griffith academic acknowledged as top maternity researcher 

Professor of Midwifery and Clinical Chair Jennifer Fenwick has been acknowledged in The Australian’s Research magazine as the researcher leader in pregnancy and childbirth.  
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Disability

Online study proves way to go for future career in disability sector

A passion for helping people with disability is close to Chithrani Palipana’s heart.
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National recognition for Griffith research

Griffith University continues to ride the wave in being recognised as a rising star in academic research. One week after being named in Nature, the world’s leading multidisciplinary science journal, as Oceania’s Nature Index Rising Star 2018, Griffith has made the list of leading research institutions in The Australian newspaper’s special Research supplement. The research […]
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Experts in their field

Griffith PhD and doctoral reunion celebrates 40 years of research.
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The Honourable Dame Quentin Bryce AD CVO officially opens Australia’s most comprehensive exhibition of art pottery

A record crowd attended the opening of With Heart and Hand: Art Pottery in Queensland 1900–1950 at Griffith University Art Museum, South Bank. Featuring over 170 objects, the exhibition is based around the work of pioneering artist Lewis Jarvis (L.J.) Harvey, his students, and the distinctive style that became a hallmark of what is known […]
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Alumni

Meet the 2018 GBS Outstanding Alumni Winners: Delvene Cockatoo-Collins

Griffith Business School's Outstanding First People’s Alumnus Award Winner Delvene Cockatoo-Collins says her time at Griffith University helped her to always try to weave artwork into her career, whatever direction it took.
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Griffith Alumni Shine at Awards Night

A NASA astronomer, a top public health scientist, a psychologist and entrepreneur, and a trailblazer for women in leadership are the winners of this year’s inaugural Griffith University Outstanding Alumni Awards. Griffith University celebrated the exceptional contributions of its alumni, who have excelled in their chosen fields and shown a commitment to their communities locally […]
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Meet the 2018 GBS Outstanding Alumni Award Winners: Thanuj Goonewardena

Outstanding International Alumnus Thanuj Goonewardena’s impressive career has seen him design and build a boutique hotel empire in Sri Lanka, while also volunteering his time to make lives better through various humanitarian projects.
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Griffith appoints new Vice Chancellor

Griffith University Chancellor Mr Henry Smerdon AM has announced the appointment of Professor Carolyn Evans as the University’s next Vice Chancellor and President.
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A remarkable Open Day 2018

Despite the arrival of the August ‘Ekka’ westerlies, thousands of prospective students, their families and community members embraced Griffith University’s Open Day 2018. The annual showcase event at Nathan, South Bank and Gold Coast campuses showcased the wide-ranging degrees and support programs Griffith has to offer across Health, Business, Education, Law, Humanities, Creative Arts, Music, […]
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Architecture

Griffith set for an action-packed week of science

From all-ages activities to academic-led talks, there is something for everyone at Griffith’s spectacular line-up of National Science Week events.  
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Business and government

Mainfreight Scholarship a perfect fit for winner Mary Cortes

Griffith University Bachelor of Business student Mary Cortes was thrilled to receive a scholarship that aligns with her Logistics and Supply Chain Management Major.
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