Compounds Australia

Queensland acoustic compound support could help COVID-19 breakthroughs

The Queensland Government has awarded $1.875 million in funding to Compounds Australia.
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Alumni

Indigenous artists reach finals of national art prize

Three artists from Griffith have made the finals of the Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA).
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Alumni

Chatting with the state’s first Chief Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Officer

Griffith alumnus Haylene Grogan has described the first few months of her job as Queensland’s first Chief Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Officer as “coming home.” The proud Kuku Yalanji and Tagalaka woman started her career in health as a nurse in 1983 and said she was “loving” her new position, calling the new […]
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

New medical device could conserve PPE supplies

An acrylic window built and installed in three days for $700 US dollars could ease PPE supply woes in hospitals during COVID-19 and beyond.
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COVID-19

Microcapsule technology could fast-track disease diagnosis and reduce plastic waste

New microcapsule technology has multiple applications including fast-tracking disease diagnosis and plastic waste reduction.
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Alumni

Young opera star hits a high note

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Rebecca Cassidy is helping reimagine the artform as Opera Queensland's Young Artist for 2020.
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Alumni

Griffith jazz graduate shines on The Voice

Angela Fabian's powerhouse vocals have propelled her onto the national stage, as part of Channel Nine's hit reality show, The Voice.
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COVID-19

Gene silencing technology to target COVID-19

Using gene-silencing technology Griffith University researchers aim to identify new antiviral drug treatments for COVID-19.
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Griffith Sports College

Ron Clarke scholarship to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander athletes

A scholarship honouring the legacy of one of Australia’s great athletes will support two Griffith University Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander budding sport stars.
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Arts Education Law

Pioneering project to transform corrections and change lives

Griffith University will lead an important new project looking to transform the lives of mothers in custody and their children.
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Business and government

Fishing for input to save Qld’s snapper and pearl perch

Social Marketing @ Griffith researchers are casting a wide net for opinions to help rebuild critically low stocks of snapper and pearl perch in Qld.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith and QCS collaborate on innovative training models

The Griffith Criminology Institute will partner with QCS to develop a new training curriculum, positioning the state as leaders in evidence-based corrections.
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Griffith Enterprise

New velvet gecko discovered on one of Australia’s northern islands

Scientists from Griffith University, the Queensland Museum, University of Melbourne and the Northern Territory Government have described a colourful new velvet gecko in the Northern Territory. This species only occurs in the top end on Groote Eylandt, Australia’s third largest offshore island in the Gulf of Carpentaria. The Groote Eylandt Velvet Gecko, Oedura nesos, is […]
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Arts Education Law

Being an effective bystander during COVID-19

Isolation has become the norm during COVID-19 but while it’s proven difficult for many, none have been more at risk than victims of domestic violence.
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Arts Education Law

Bursary supports artists from the bush

Anna Mahon is pursuing her dream of studying fine art at Griffith University thanks to a generous bursary for young artists from regional Queensland.
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Business and government

Experts offer solutions to Australia’s economy problem

Griffith Business School academics have offered a range of solutions to Australia’s financial crisis in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic
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Griffith Enterprise

Prioritising the protection of global eco-regions to meet international biodiversity targets

A Griffith University-led collaboration has called for a more strategic protection of land to meet biodiversity targets, set out in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). In findings published in One Earth, Dr Alienor Chauvenet from the School of Environment and Science  and colleagues from the University of Oxford, The Nature Conservancy, the Wildlife Conservation […]
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Alumni

Professor Paul Simshauser AM new Powerlink Chief Executive

Griffith Business School’s Professor Paul Simshauser AM has been named the new CE of government-owner Powerlink, further cementing Griffith’s close engagement with industry.
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