Conference explores the future of Queensland’s coastline

Griffith School of Environment and Science
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What will Queensland’s coast look like in 50 years? That’s the big question posed by a coastal science and engineering conference held on the Gold Coast this week. The 7th Queensland Coastal Conference, hosted by the Australian Coastal Society, will explore this future-focused theme over two days, 21-22 August, at Mantra Legends Surfers Paradise. The […]

Lauren Schleger: Griffith has taught me foundational skills that I can build upon in the workforce

Griffith Health
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Lauren Schleger grew up in Kingaroy, a small town three hours north of Brisbane, where she heard stories about her mother, Janet, changing lives through her role in child protection. Those stories inspired Lauren to follow in Janet’s footsteps by studying a Bachelor of Counselling at Griffith University. Lauren says she is driven by a […]

Roshan Rigby: It’s in my nature to help people, and I love doing that through food

Griffith Health
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Roshan Rigby is a PhD candidate, researcher and teacher at Griffith University. She is studying how dietitians use behaviour change theories in practice so they can provide better tailored interventions and improve outcomes for clients. More than two-thirds of Australian adults, and one-third of children, are overweight or obese. Understanding how behaviour change works in […]