Griffith medicine grad named Queensland’s 2018 Rhodes Scholar

Alumni
Improving the human condition by reducing health inequality is the goal for Dr Elizabeth Hamilton, a Griffith Medicine graduate just announced as this year's 2018 Rhodes Scholar.
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Alumni

Griffith films recognised on world stage

Cutting-edge productions from Griffith Film School are continuing to make an impact on the international stage, with several films taking out top honours at the World Media Festival in Hamburg.
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Alumni

Big event experience inspires good sport Bruno

With a Master of Sport Management from Griffith University, alumnus Bruno Favretto is building an impressive career that already includes the Olympic Games and football's World Cup
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Arts Education Law

Cross-cultural experiential learning in health and sports science education

In early June, the School of Education and Professional Studies delivered an intensive course to 13 students and 1 academic visiting from the Education University of Hong Kong. This program saw the students participate in lectures by Dr Ben Williams and Dr Kay Hartwig. They also were involved in skill development sessions run by Mark […]
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

Indonesia’s cultural heart has Ashleigh hooked

Griffith University business student Ashleigh McFarland always had a long-held ambition to work overseas, although her reasons for doing so are more textured than a desire to simply bolster her resume.
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Alumni

International career kicks off in Hong Kong

It didn’t take much to convince Jonathon Glindemann that an international career was within reach as he was studying a Bachelor of Commerce at Griffith University. It was what the Griffith Business School student had in mind when he started his degree in 2013. Now, the 21-year-old graduate is working in Hong Kong at the […]
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Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention

Using humour and laughter for mental health and wellbeing

A lightbulb moment after a show on a cruise ship four years ago was a career turning point for comedian Mark McConville. The Brisbane stand-up comic and now Griffith student was doing what he does best, making people laugh, when a woman from the audience told him after the show it was the first time […]
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Alumni

UN elects Zambian law alumnus

Griffith University alumnus and Zambian Law Professor Cephas Lumina has been elected as a member of the Committee of the Rights of the Child from 2017 to 2020.
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Alumni

Device is tracking success for graduate Adedayo

Griffith University engineering graduate Adedayo Charis has launched the iKON Tracker, a multi-functional device billed as ideal for today's busy lifestyle
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Features

GCUH orthopaedic surgeons and Griffith share knowledge on global scale

Gold Coast University Hospital and Griffith University's School of Anatomy have reinforced their credentials as leading teaching facilities, with more than 30 international surgeons visiting the Coast for a two-day training course.
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Aviation

See what’s possible at Open Day tech trail

Ever wanted to get down to Gangnam Style with a drone? See an intricate design come to life in the form of chocolate? Feel like you’re in Wall St in a world-class financial trading room? Griffith University’s Open Day will be buzzing with technology-themed activities across three campuses at the Gold Coast, Nathan (Brisbane) and […]
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Griffith Health

International stage for Griffith University doctoral students

Nine Griffith University doctoral students have been selected to attend the International Student Research Forum (ISRF). This year’s Forum is hosted by the University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) in Beijing from 12 – 16 June 2016. Now in its eleventh year, the ISRF aims to attract the world’s brightest upcoming scientists. Attending […]
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Griffith English Language Institute

New opportunities for students from Guangxi

On Thursday 17 December, Professor Ian O’Connor, Vice Chancellor and Professor Sarah Todd, Pro Vice Chancellor (International), hosted a meeting led by Professor Hong Liang, President of Guangxi Normal University. The delegation visited Griffith to sign a memorandum of understanding and discuss potential new opportunities for joint programs and articulations. It is expected that students […]
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Features

AFR recognises English language strategy

The Griffith English Language Enhancement strategy has won a national higher education award.
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International students

Improving work-placement experiences for international university students

Finding ways to make work-placements more effective and enjoyable for international students is the focus of a multidisciplinary, multi-partner project headed by Griffith’s School of Education and Professional Studies. The project, Work Placement for International Student Programs (WISP), led by Dr Georgina Barton and Dr Kay Hartwig, aims to develop a model of effective practice around key […]
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Griffith Asia Institute

Professor Ian O’Connor, Vice Chancellor and President, visits Sun Yat-sen University, China

On the afternoon of September 22, 2015, a three-member delegation led by Prof. Ian O’Connor, Vice Chancellor & President of Griffith University, Australia, visited Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU). Members of the delegation also included Prof. Sarah Todd, Pro Vice Chancellor (International) of Griffith University and Mr. Sherman Xia, Regional Director (Greater China), Griffith University. Prof. […]
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

G20 comes to the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is playing its own part with the G20 this week, with the hosting of two Griffith University-led events.
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Features

Students win Endeavour Scholarships

Ten international students have been awarded the Australian Government’s Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships for 2015.
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