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Honours graduate empowers anxiety-sufferers through 3D-printed jewellery

Design graduate Benny Lai recently completed his Honours research project at the Queensland College of Art (QCA), creating self-empowering jewellery for individuals living with anxiety.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith appoints new Pro Vice Chancellor (Indigenous)

Professor Cindy Shannon, a descendent of the Ngugi people and one of Australia’s foremost higher education Indigenous leaders, will join Griffith University as Pro Vice Chancellor (Indigenous).
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Alumni

Four Fulbright Scholars for Griffith

Four Griffith University representatives have been named recipients of the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship.
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Arts Education Law

Australia’s top design talent joins QCA

Some of Australia's leading design minds will join the Queensland College of Art in 2020.
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Arts Education Law

A feast for the senses at Sydney Festival

QCA lecturer Justene Williams' new show at the Sydney Festival features a string orchestra, puppets and one of The Wiggles.
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Business and government

Tax clinic a rewarding experience for students

Challenging real-life scenarios have been equipping students with skills to provide tax assistance at Griffith Tax Clinic while helping free clients from tax burdens.
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Alumni

Griffith film alumnus appointed to SQ board

Griffith Film School alumnus and First Nations filmmaker Dean Gibson has been appointed to the Screen Queensland Board of Directors.
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Arts Education Law

Art lecturer completes residency at QAGOMA

Queensland College of Art fine art lecturer Dr Natalya Hughes features in the Queensland Art Gallery Open Studio series.
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Alumni

Humanitarian graduate helps change the cycle of crime

Sudanese born orphan, Beny Bol, uses restorative justice principles to resolve conflict and build resilience in Logan and Melbourne communities. He is the President of the 60,000 strong Queensland African Communities’ Council, Program Manager for ‘Youth Off The Streets’ and works closely with the Police and justice system to influence positive community behaviour. “When I […]
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Arts Education Law

Urgent action needed on Indigenous deaths in police custody

Recent high-profile deaths of Indigenous people in police custody show a lack of meaningful progress despite over 25 years since the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody says Griffith University law professor.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith lecturer joins Smithsonian for artist residency

Queensland Conservatorium lecturer Professor Vanessa Tomlinson turns artist-in-residence at the Smithsonian as part of its 2019 Year of Music.
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Arts Education Law

New course to prepare future health communicators

Health communication experts from Croakey, The Institute for Urban Indigenous Health, The Conversation, Griffith Review, have collaborated with Griffith academics to plan the University’s new Health and Science Communication course. The course will explore the frequent tensions and challenges that arise between strategic communicators, journalists, healthcare workers, and scientists in their communication practice with one […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith nurtures next generation of visual art students

Queensland College of Art have hosted the state's best high school visual arts students in collaboration with the Department of Education and QAGOMA.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith experts wrap up key climate conference

Griffith COP25 delegates report on the climate conference's highs and lows.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith University Art Museum wins prize for best exhibition catalogue

Griffith University Art Museum has won the Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Best University Art Museum Exhibition Catalogue for their publication With Heart & Hand: Art Pottery in Queensland 1900-1950. Announced at the annual AAANZ conference in Auckland last week, the prize was judged by University of Newcastle’s Dr Una Rey, who commended […]
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Alumni

Top diplomat honoured with Griffith DUniv

One of the United States’ most respected diplomats has received an honorary doctorate from Griffith University.
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Arts Education Law

Two Silvers, a Bronze and a Blues Award for Steph Morton

Griffith criminal justice and criminology student and sprint cyclist Stephanie Morton returned to competition in Brisbane over the weekend, collecting valuable qualification points for Tokyo 2020.
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Arts Education Law

Queensland College of Art Graduate Awards 2019

The Queensland College of Art graduate exhibitions and awards celebrate the remarkable achievements of students during their studies, and recognise notable outstanding students through awards across each of the creative disciplines.
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