Australian Rivers Institute

Researchers confirm 50-year decline of shark numbers continues

Data reveals consistent and widespread declines of apex sharks along Queensland coastline.
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Business and government

GBS Student Leaders’ India Project Sees Local Children Blossom

Griffith Business School’s International Community Engagement Project saw Student Leaders gain global experience while volunteering at a local school.
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

Researchers leap closer to quantum computing with new optical microchip

Development of a new microchip puts future quantum computing in reach.
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Alumni

Griffith filmmakers scoop awards

Griffith Film School has landed two major wins at the prestigious Australian Teachers of Media Awards. The ATOM Awards, established in 1982, recognise the best Australian and New Zealand screen content from film schools and screen industry professionals. Two Weeks, helmed by Masters of Screen Production alumni Mary Duong  and fellow GFS graduate Rhiannon Steffensen, took out Best […]
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Alumni

Griffith music graduate wins Grant McLennan Fellowship

Queensland Conservatorium alumnus Danny Harley (The Kite String Tangle), has won the prestigious $25,000 Grant McLennan Fellowship. The grant, founded in honour of legendary Brisbane musician Grant McLennan of The Go-Betweens, will allow Danny to spend six months in Berlin honing his craft.
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Business and government

How Griffith’s Social Entrepreneurs in Residence program helped Food Connect buy a home

“I just feel really supported and encouraged in the work that I’m doing on the ground for social change."
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Business and government

Alternative Investments Conference explores the finer points of a cash-free future

The day-long event drew on attendees’ broad expertise to discuss what is becoming an increasingly important part of investors’ portfolios.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Awards mark excellence in Griffith Sciences

Griffith Sciences awards highlight achievement of professional and academic staff for 2018.
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Business and government

Griffith helps launch local start-up’s global journey

PowerWells launched at the Griffith Business School-sponsored Social Enterprise Start Up Weekend in Logan last year.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Griffith puts timber buildings to the test

For the first time in the world, the behaviour of mass timber buildings to resist the loss of a main structural element is investigated.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith Health and Humanities unite to aid Mongolia

Griffith Humanities senior lecturer Hamish McLean joined forces with School of Medicine senior lecturer Duncan McConnell to train more than 60 doctors and nurses from across Mongolia‘s 21 provinces in the capital Ulaanbaatar. Hamish McLean is a Crisis and Disaster Management specialist, but found that even his 30 years experience in crisis communication was tested to the limit, […]
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Business and government

Griffith academic joins Network 10 as new political editor

Professor Peter van Onselen will kick off his new role from 10 December.
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Business and government

New corporate whistleblower protections worth the scramble

The government’s amendments to overhaul protections for corporate employees could not come at a better time, writes Professor A J Brown.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith Education partners with Singapore Special Education school

Griffith’s School of Education and Professional Studies, has signed an agreement with MINDS Singapore to collaborate on special education programs for children. Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS), was founded to provide equal opportunities for children with intellectual disabilities. It has grown to become one of the oldest and largest non-government organisations catering […]
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Arts Education Law

A creative teacher professional learning approach to student engagement

In 2016, a team of Griffith’s School of Education and Professional Studies researchers (Associate Professor Jeanne Allen (team leader), Dr Glenda McGregor, Professor Donna Pendergast and Dr Michelle Ronksley-Pavia) were commissioned by the ACT to develop measures to support the educational engagement of high school students (Years 7-10). The team developed the Young Adolescent Engagement […]
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

New evidence of early humans in North Africa more than half a million years older than previous findings

Discovery indicates ancient humans occupied site more than half a million years earlier than previously thought. 
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Griffith Health

Health students design cookbook to make food easier to swallow

A cookbook full of recipes designed specifically for people who have difficulty swallowing is now just a click of the mouse button away. Beyond the Blender: Dysphagia Made Easy is the brainchild of speech pathologist and Griffith researcher Simone Howells, and has been created by Master of Speech Pathology students at the School of Allied […]
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Health

Griffith shares in $5 million for ground-breaking stroke research

A Griffith researcher has shared in a $5 million grant to develop ground-breaking research on stroke prevention. The Heart Foundation announced Professor Michael Good, from Griffith’s Institute for Glycomics, as one of the two Australian researchers who will share in the one-off grant open to researchers who could demonstrate they were working on innovative, internationally […]
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