Alumni

Generational giving allows Griffith students to prosper

A family passion for rowing and a commitment to supporting community has seen the Bitzios family actively involved with Griffith University for generations.
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Arts Education Law

Remarkable Ron Clarke Griffith Futures scholars revealed

Two stellar up-and-coming Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander sport stars at Griffith have been named the first ever recipients of Ron Clarke Griffith Futures Scholarship.
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Giving

Fuel reduction burning effective for small targeted areas, but…

Prescribed burning can reduce house loss during bushfires so long as it is targeted close to houses.
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Alumni

Magnificent Seven: our inaugural Griffith Sporting Hall of Fame inductees

Griffith University has inducted its first group of graduates into its Sporting Hall of Fame, recognising the achievements of some of Australia's elite sporting names from the past 30 years.
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Alumni

Philanthropist receives Honorary Doctorate from Griffith 

Philanthropist and business leader Warren von Bibra has been bestowed the title Doctor of the University (DUniv).
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Disability and Rehabilitation

Paralysis treatment closer after donation funds Australian-first research trial

An Australian-first rehabilitation trial considered the next crucial step in treating paralysis will proceed after a record donation from the country’s leading spinal injury research foundation.
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Giving

Midwifery scholarship allows dedicated students to balance family and study

It takes a special kind of person to enrol to study as a midwife. They need to be caring and compassionate, knowledgeable and supportive and most importantly, dedicated to working around the clock to be available for the women they care for as they become mothers. They give up their own family time, to support […]
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Alumni

Incredible Griffith alumni recognised at 2020 Outstanding Alumni Awards

Sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapist, Adjunct Assistant Professor Nick Marshall, has been named Griffith’s Outstanding Alumnus for 2020, the University’s highest alumni honour.
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Alumni

Griffith congratulates philanthropy award winners

One of Griffith’s biggest supporters in the field of spinal cord injury research and a Griffith Sciences alumnus have been recognised at the Queensland Community Foundation Philanthropy awards.
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Alumni

Entrepreneurial spirit driving innovation on the Gold Coast

As General Manager of CoSpaces, Griffith Communications graduate Ariana Margetts is at the helm of Cohort, an innovation space in the Gold Coast’s five billion dollar Health and Knowledge Precinct. The precinct is nestled next to Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus, in the heart of the hub that once housed the Commonwealth Games. Ariana works […]
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Alumni

Journalism graduate snares rare regional cadetship

Journalism graduate Taylah Fellows has defied the recent trend of cutbacks to regional media publications, by snaring a cadetship at a new online platform.
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Corporate

Personal tragedy empowers student to create change in rural communities

Pharmacy student Kelly Meuleman's career path pivoted after a tragedy close to home.
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Alumni

An extra $2.2m in COVID-19 support available for students

The third round of Griffith's COVID-19 Student Support Bursary will provide an additional $2.2m for struggling students.
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Corporate

Meals support international students during COVID-19

Griffith University international students impacted by COVID-19 have been given a helping hand with the provision of more than 3200 free meals each week.
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Giving

Student pursues dream of nursing thanks to scholarship

Dylan Green is pursuing his dream of nursing at Griffith University thanks to the support of a $6,000 scholarship from SurePark.
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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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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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Giving

Early detection test for ovarian cancer closer with funding boost

Research into the development of an early detection test for ovarian cancer at Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics has been given a $300,000 funding boost from The Bourne Foundation and a further significant funding pledge from Tour de Cure. “Despite decades of research, there is currently no easily accessible, non-invasive and reliable early detection test […]
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