Thousands enjoy Open Day 2017

Corporate
Braving the winter chill thousands of prospective students, their families and community members turned out for Griffith University’s Open Day 2017.
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Something’s coming, something good… Queensland Conservatorium celebrates its 60th with a blockbuster production of West Side Story

Arts Education Law
Love and death. Romance and rivalry. Welcome to West Side Story, the Queensland Conservatorium’s main stage musical for 2017. The show, which turns 60 this year, headlines the Queensland Conservatorium’s 60th anniversary line-up
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Remarkable generosity as Annual Appeal tops $100,000

Alumni
For the first time, Griffith University’s Annual Appeal has topped $100,000 in donations. The record-breaking mark was reached this week, less than two months after the 2017 appeal was launched. And with the appeal running until the end of the year, the amount already raised guarantees the provision of 40 Griffith Futures Scholarships for students […]
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Alumni

Griffith filmmakers showcase talent at BIFF

Five recent graduates from Griffith Film School have made it to the finals of the Brisbane International Film Festival Centurion Short Film Awards. Griffith Film School alumni took out half of the finals spots and will screen their short films at Palace Centro cinemas tonight.
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Alumni

Alumni entrepreneurs nominated for 2017 Cosmopolitan awards

Congratulations to Griffith alumni nominated for Cosmopolitan's 2017 Women of the Year awards
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Alumni

Judy’s mission inspires a career in education

A radio broadcast in 1978 was the catalyst for Griffith alumnus Judy Staggs' inspiring journey as an international educator
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Alumni

Pilot Dan takes aviation degree sky high

Aviation graduate and now Virgin Australia pilot Dan Lang is flying high thanks to a Griffith University degree that has the world not so much at his feet, but 10,000m below
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Arts Education Law

All aboard the culture train

Queensland Conservatorium jazz student Mario Conde is travelling to the most remote corners of the state as part of the annual Culture Train line-up. The musical roadshow is part of Queensland Multicultural Month celebrations and features a series of free concerts in regional centres, from Bundaberg to Barcaldine, Longreach, Rockhampton and Winton. Mario originally hails from Bolivia and plays panpipes, fusing traditional South American and Western music.
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Alumni

All that jazz

Ben Shannon will play alongside some of the world’s best jazz musicians at the Banff International Workshop for Jazz and Creative Music next month. The Queensland Conservatorium graduate is one of just 48 musicians from around the world selected to attend the intensive 3-week workshop in Canada’s Rocky Mountains.
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Alumni

EASE does it … Alex’s app a coup for property data

Alex Steffan launched a planning firm as soon as he graduated from Griffith University. He has now created an app providing instant, comprehensive property data for SE Queensland
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Alumni

All smiles for Griffith graduates at dental ‘oasis’

Griffith dental graduates Dr Bharat Agrawal and Dr Andrew Firgaira are providing an "oasis" for patients attending their studios on the Gold Coast
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Alumni

Scholarship recipients discuss study-sport balance

Scholarship recipients and members of the Griffith Sports College, Aaron Murphy and Scott Swan, will discuss the delicate balance between study and elite sport at a networking event on the Gold Coast on Friday 14 July.
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Alumni

Mentor program supports alumni research, networking

Griffith University's role in the newly launched Alumni Professional Development Program seeks to boost research and networking capabilities for Australian alumni
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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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Arts Education Law

When Hollywood meets the Outback

This week 50 students from Griffith Film School found themselves in Outback Queensland for the Vision Splendid Film Festival. Their mission? To pitch, write, shoot, edit and screen a short film in just one week.
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Alumni

Bequest generosity sends violinist Iona to Royal College

The generosity behind a bequest to the Queensland Conservatorium will allow Griffith University graduate Iona Allan to pursue her musical dreams in London
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Arts Education Law

Law all in the family for Jayde

Following in her mother’s footsteps, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander lawyer Jayde Geia believes it’s her responsibility to help improve the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. The Griffith Law School graduate, whose family comes from Yarrabah in Cairns and Moa Island in the Torres Strait, distinctly remembers the times she sat in […]
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Week showcases top education research

The latest developments in educational research were showcased during Education’s Research Week.
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