Australian Rivers Institute

Marine megafauna close to the coast but far from safe

Findings prompts call to include habitat links in species’ extinction assessments and recovery plans. 
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Australian Rivers Institute

Cheers – charge your glass with a Griffith scientist

Science will be on tap when researchers trade the lab for the pub.
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Griffith rises in CWTS Leiden Rankings

Griffith University has once again been placed among the world’s top 300 universities in the 2019 CWTS Leiden Rankings. Griffith has risen 36 places to 264 and retains its position as second in  Queensland in the global ranking, which measure university performance based on scientific impact and collaboration across almost 1000 universities. Of particular note […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Institute for Glycomics shares in multi-million dollar grant for ground-breaking gonorrhoea research

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has announced awards to establish four Cooperative Research Centres (CRCs) which will focus on the development of vaccines to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The grants will support collaborative, multidisciplinary research on the pathogens that cause gonorrhoea, chlamydia […]
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Griffith Centre for Coastal Management

Big Bird’s take-off escalates GC climate change research

Buoy to help planners ‘future proof’ Gold Coast’s beaches and waterways against climate change and extreme storms. 
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Business and government

Australian party policies divided on UN Sustainable Development Goals

The analysis brings into stark focus the areas in which Australia’s parties are making headway – and those suffering from significant shortfalls.
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Business and government

Griffith supports public innovation as major sponsor of 2019 BiiG Conference

The two-day event will be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre this October.
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Business and government

Griffith leads action to address pesticide levels in Qld’s regional waterways

A workshop in Mackay will be run this week by researchers from Social Marketing @ Griffith.
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Griffith Health

Griffith academic claims prestigious HDR Supervisor national award

A Griffith academic has been recognised as a national leader in graduate and higher degree research supervision. Professor Rod Barrett from Griffith’s School of Allied Health Sciences was awarded the major accolade at the 2019 Australian Council of Graduate Research Awards at a function at South Bank. Professor Barrett, an academic in the field of […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Glycomics Circle – empowering women in science

The Institute for Glycomics recognises the value of having women in life sciences. For centuries women have made significant contributions to society, perfectly demonstrated by the fact that 51 women in total have been awarded the Nobel Prize between 1901 and 2018, twenty of which were awarded the Nobel Prize in the fields of physics, […]
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Arts Education Law

Young people shift the ‘soft stigma’ of alcohol abstinence in Finland and Australia

A new study of young Finnish and Australian non-drinkers has uncovered new ways of social belonging.
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Business and government

‘Prosperity and distress’ report highlights wealth gap’s political ties

“It is up to our nation’s leaders to start addressing these issues in new ways and really focusing on those that are being left behind,” co-author Professor Scott Baum says.
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Griffith offers student entrepreneurship opportunities aplenty

Innovation and entrepreneurship are hallmarks of Griffith, where students are offered a range of opportunities to think big, develop concepts and take their ideas to the next level.   With events, clubs, courses and degrees focused on entrepreneurship, students can hone their capacity to work smarter at any stage of their Griffith journey.   Through these offerings, students can […]
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Alumni

Griffith launches Australian-first HDR outcomes website

In an Australian-first, a new website has been launched showing Griffith's higher degree by research (HDR) graduate outcomes.
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Arts Education Law

The sound of healing

The act of listening can help Indigenous prisoners reconnect with their culture and benefit their health and wellbeing, according to a new project by creative arts and health researchers at Griffith.
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Griffith Enterprise

Test improves the odds when cancer strikes the brain

Treatment reverses resistance to commonly used brain cancer drug.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith lends expertise to $329m marine research centre

Seafood, marine renewable energy and offshore marine engineering experts unite for Blue Economy Coorperative Research Centre.
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Cities Research Institute

Students’ green stormwater research gets nod from Microsoft

Duo will create and deploy model to predict below-ground carbon content based on above ground image data. 
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