Stan Grant joins Griffith University

Arts Education Law
Internationally renowned journalist and eminent thought leader Stan Grant will join Griffith University as Professor of Global Affairs in December.
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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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Alumni

Griffith partners with Bleach Festival

Griffith University has signed a three-year partnership deal with Bleach* Festival – the Gold Coast’s premiere arts and culture event. The centrepiece of next year’s festival will be a blockbuster outdoor performance of Verdi’s Requiem, featuring students from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University. Talented musicians from the Queensland Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra will work alongside a […]
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Anne Summers opens Integrity 20 at Griffith Lecture

More than 20 of the world's foremost minds will debate the great, social, moral and political challenges facing humanity at Integrity 20.
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Solving the problem of global youth unemployment

Vocational Education and Training could hold the solution to the problem of global youth unemployment.
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Alumni

Alumni should be role models for younger lawyers

There has never been a more important time for lawyers to be leaders and role models for their younger counterparts entering the profession, said the Honourable Justice Andrew Greenwood in his recent address to Griffith Law School alumni at the Commonwealth Law Courts in Brisbane. “One of the most significant set of challenges now facing […]
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Academics deliver disaster training in Mongolia

Two Griffith academics are in Mongolia delivering training to multi-casualty and disaster training to more than 60 doctors and nurses across the province.
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Griffith showcases creative arts on world stage

Griffith University will showcase its creative arts offerings at the George Town Festival in Penang, Malaysia next month. The Arts, Education and Law Group (AEL) are presenting The Griffith Creative Arts Room as part of the month-long celebration of arts and culture, which attracts more than a million visitors from around the world.
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Internship opens door to journalism career 

Griffith journalism alumnus believes in the power of internships.
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Storyology offers journalism students a unique experience

Storyology, the Walkley Foundation’s premier journalism festival is coming to Brisbane this month and Griffith University journalism students are in the thick of it. Reporting from the student news desk in the pop up newsroom, they will interview some of Australia’s best known journalists while gaining valuable industry experience to help kick-start their careers. The […]
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Road to success takes many routes

Chart your own pathway to success is Sean Jacobs’s advice for young people.
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Chris continues to master infamous time in Queensland history

Reflecting on the 30th anniversary of The Moonlight State and Fitzgerald Inquiry, one of Australia's best investigative journalists says it’s an apt time to celebrate what journalism can achieve
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Nance wins silver and bronze at New York Festival’s World’s Best Radio Program awards

Award-winning journalist and Griffith journalism lecturer Nance Haxton has taken out silver and bronze awards at the World’s Best Radio Program awards in Manhattan.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Griffith makes Australian top 10 on research publication rankings

Griffith University is in the top ten of Australian institutions according to a new performance measure ranking universities on a range of published research criteria.
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Finding catharsis in crisis

A new book by Griffith University lecturer Mathew Karpin recounts how his family weathers a storm triggered by his son who has autism. Eloquently written, The Crisis – How Autism nearly destroyed my family and what we did – is a salutary tale that describes the period leading up to and during the crisis. “When […]
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Journalism students nominated for mid-year Walkleys

Two Griffith University students have been nominated for a Walkley Young Journalist of the Year Award.
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New York Festival recognition for Nance second year running

Walkley Award-winning journalist and Griffith’s journalist-in-residence Nance Haxton is once again a finalist in the New York Festival’s World’s Best Radio Program awards.
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Arts Education Law

Book Town Movement – regenerating regional culture

When so much of today’s world is digital why are small, rural book towns in Europe, Australia and across the globe flourishing?
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