Griffith’s Industry Mentoring Program celebrates another successful year

Corporate
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Griffith University celebrated the 24th year of its award-winning Industry Mentoring Program holding gala events at the Brisbane Convention Centre and The Island Bar, Gold Coast. Organized by program manager Nicole Graham and the Careers and Employment Team, the events brought together a group of motivated individuals including industry professionals, students, graduates and key employability […]

Griffith-led bid for funding a success for QLD Universities

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Griffith University will lead a consortium of Queensland Universities following a successful funding bid from the International Education and Training Partnership Fund. The project is designed to enhance the experience of international higher degree by research (HDR) candidates at Queensland Universities. The $90,000 project is to deliver an employability program while building cultural competency and […]

Five minutes with…Peter Creed

Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing
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Professor Peter Creed began professional life as a practitioner working with adolescents and adults who were displaced, confused about their life direction, or struggling with their careers. These interests carried over to research in the areas of career development, career progress, and career achievement. We spent five minutes with Peter to learn a little more…. […]

Griffith students intern with Brisbane Roar

Arts Education Law
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Two Griffith journalism students spent a year interning with the Brisbane Roar learning first-hand the reality of working with a professional football club. From live social media coverage of the games to interviewing players, Jacob Chicco and Aaron Cooper immersed themselves behind of the scenes of the club. Jacob and Aaron are just one of […]

Griffith Education Internship framework a model for success

Arts Education Law
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There is more to internships than simply immersing yourself in your chosen industry. Griffith University School of Education and Professional Studies academics Professor Glenn Finger and Dr Paula Jervis-Tracey recently published research in a book titled Teacher Education: Innovation, Intervention and Impact, about the importance of internships in the education industry by designing a conceptual […]