Corporate

High achievers honoured at Blues Awards

Griffith University’s most remarkable athletes were recognised at the annual Blues Awards for Sporting Excellence at the Gold Coast campus.
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Arts Education Law

Photography lecturer recognised for work in Cambodia

For Griffith students studying abroad, the destination isn't a place, but a new way of seeing things. One of the university's most successful short-term mobility programs is the annual photography in-field trip to Cambodia, where students spend time on assignment with local NGOs to capture the country's untold stories. Queensland College of Art Photography Program Director Dr Heather Faulkner has been recognised with a Griffith Internationalisation Award for her leadership of the program over the past eight years.
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Arts Education Law

East meets West through arts partnership

Griffith art and design students are studying alongside their counterparts at Shandong University of Arts this month, as part of a 20-year partnership between the two universities. Shandong University of Arts (SUA) in China is celebrating its 60th anniversary and also marking a two decade partnership with the Queensland College of Art and Griffith University. […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith Film School animator making her mark

Griffith Film School student Samantha Zaleski dreams of making her mark in the world of animation, film and design. The 19-year-old go-getter is hard at work making those goals a reality. The Bachelor of Animation student has exhibited work at GOMA, illustrated a children’s book, worked on a short film in Sydney, was named ‘Aspiring Young […]
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Alumni

Global opportunities for fine arts graduate

Bachelor of Fine Art graduate Zoe Long recently returned from a 3-month study tour in Indonesia after winning a sought after scholarship. Zoe was one of 60 young people from more than 40 different countries who won the prestigious Indonesian Art and Cultural Scholarship.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith artists go global

Queensland College of Art students are among the first in Australia to embark on a new creative arts and design exchange to Indonesia. The Australian Consortium for In-Country Indonesian Studies (ACICIS) is piloting a new national program, which attracted more than 100 students from across Australia.
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Global exchange nets student the job of a lifetime… and a fiancee

Griffith University alumnus Hugh Hurst is proof that a global exchange can change your life.
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Griffith International

Opportunities abound for students to study in Austria

The Rector of University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU), Austria and delegation made a visit to Griffith University today to sign a renewal of the current student exchange agreement between Griffith University and BOKU. The renewal of this agreement, signed by Professor Sarah Todd, Vice President (Global), Griffith University and Professor Martin […]
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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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Department of Marketing

Make the time to find out what’s for you at uni

Appetite for ‘reading’ opens door to the world
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

Borneo leadership trip opens students’ eyes to a world of possibilities

An opportunity of a lifetime to engage with local Asian communities.
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Arts Education Law

New opportunities await students studying Italian at Griffith

Griffith University has forged an exciting new partnership with the Convitto Nazionale Paolo Diacono, Italy and the Department of Education and Training (DET), Queensland. Professor Sarah Todd, Vice President (Global) welcomed the delegation, led by the Executive Principal of the Convitto, Patrizia Pavatti. Professor Todd said that this collaboration would offer an appealing unique cultural […]
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Griffith Business School

University of Manitoba delegation visit

On the morning of 14 October, 2015, Ms Rhonda Friesen, Manager, International Office, University of Manitoba, visited Griffith University to meet with a range of staff including the International Office, Griffith Business School and Griffith Global Mobility. Ms Heidi Piper, Director, Griffith International and Associate Professor Peter Woods, Director (International) in the Griffith Business School […]
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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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Features

U.S. exchange caps off study experience

Bachelor of Exercise Science student, Taylor Joyce, is looking forward to a career in podiatry, but it was a US university exchange program that really expanded her horizons.
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Griffith Health

Student Mobility with the German Sport University Cologne

The German Sport University Cologne (GSUC), or Deutsche Sporthochschule Köln as it is known locally, is Germany’s only sport university, and Europe’s largest centre for teaching and research in physical education and sport science.  A recent visit to Griffith University on 24 February 2015 saw interest generated from both sides for the fostering of mutual […]
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Features

 Student pharmacists poised for huge opportunity

There has never been a greater time for student pharmacists to contribute towards Australia’s future healthcare, says Rhonda White from Terry White Chemists.
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Griffith International

Experience Expo offers opportunity of a lifetime

The aim of the Global Experience Expo is to share firsthand student experiences from overseas exchanges and discuss the many benefits and opportunities created by combining study and travel as part of a Griffith University degree!
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