Alumni

Griffith grad saves lives by taking flight

Griffith University alumnus Lily Satiowijaya’s helicopter flights to and from jobs are a little different to the average commute.
Published
Corporate

Griffith experts lead technology enhanced learning bodies

Key members of Griffith's Learning Futures group have been elected presidents of ACODE and ASCILITE.
Published
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).
Published
Alumni

Four Fulbright Scholars for Griffith

Four Griffith University representatives have been named recipients of the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship.
Published
Business and government

Academic recognised for contribution to sustainable tourism

Griffith University’s Professor Susanne Becken has been recognized for her contribution to sustainable tourism with two prestigious awards.
Published
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.
Published
Alumni

Midwifery graduate scores dream job from placement

Griffith University midwifery graduate Alison Rule has overcome incredible adversity to score her dream job.
Published
Business and government

Pathways help ‘first in family’ student to success

Joel Klein never thought he’d make it in a university setting but thanks to Griffith University’s VET program and study support, he’s now thriving.
Published
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.
Published
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.
Published
Corporate

Griffith remembers friend and supporter Beverly McIlwain

Griffith University has paid tribute to long-term friend and generous supporter Beverly McIlwain, who passed away in late December. The widow of prominent developer and former Gold Coast councillor, Jock McIlwain OAM DUniv, Mrs McIlwain, 76, died on Christmas Eve from a long-term illness. Together, the McIlwain’s supported multiple philanthropic programs in education, science and […]
Published
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 […]
Published
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.
Published
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.
Published
Arts Education Law

Griffith experts wrap up key climate conference

Griffith COP25 delegates report on the climate conference's highs and lows.
Published
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 […]
Published
Alumni

Top diplomat honoured with Griffith DUniv

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