Business and government

Sustainable 3D printing takes top innovation prize

An idea to create sustainable 3D printing materials has won Griffith University’s recent Innovation Challenge.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Geography and tech key to sustainable development

Learning how to use technology and geography to aid in creating sustainable developments was the aim when Griffith University STEM students Martin Juncal and Jacob Breslin traveled to Thailand last month on a scholarship.
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Business and government

Charity donor ‘champions’ focus of new trials

Charity donation areas could be in for a major overhaul as part of a three-year field trial aimed at improving the quality of goods handed over at drop-off points.
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Alumni

MBA alumnus inspired to help others and make a difference

Retha Du Plessis knew she wanted to do something beyond her day job and when she came across Suited To Success/Dress For Success she knew she had found what she was looking for.
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Arts Education Law

Award-winning research uses power of sound to preserve waterways

A Griffith researcher who harnessed the power of sound to help preserve the planet's waterways has been recognised at the APRA Art Music Awards.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith nominated for sustainability awards

A student-led recyclable art project and an socially responsible MBA program have been selected as finalists in the 2019 Green Gown Awards Australasia.
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Business and government

Internship lands Bachelor of Business student a job before graduation

Keely Houghton’s internship with YCL Jewels has given her a portfolio of experiences and skills to display in interviews, which helped her land a job before she’s finished her Griffith University degree.
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Cities Research Institute

Students’ green stormwater research gets nod from Microsoft

Duo will create and deploy model to predict below-ground carbon content based on above ground image data. 
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Architecture

What it takes to make a healthy, happy city in a tropical climate

Workshop offers insights into the key ingredients to create a livable city in warm environments.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Wave energy – researchers examine influence of wave climate variability in power conversion

Wave energy advocates argue that consistency is an advantage in the mix of renewable energy technologies, particularly in a future low-emission society.   New research by Griffith University reveals seasonal and inter-annual variations in wave energy generation are considerable and should be factored into wave energy feasibility assessments.  Scientists from Griffith’s School of Engineering and Built […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith partners with Flight Centre on sustainable art exhibition

Students at the Queensland College of Art are repurposing, redesigning and recycling to create stunning works of art.
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Arts Education Law

Eco-artists turn trash into treasure

Queensland College of Art doctoral candidates Claire Tracey and Annique Goldenberg have created a stunning sustainable artwork to celebrate the natural wonders of Moreton Bay. ‘Flock’, is made from plastic bottles formed into aerodynamic shapes that represent a flock of birds in flight. The installation moves with the wind and waves and glows at night. The […]
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Arts Education Law

Turning trash into treasure a swell idea

Queensland College of Art student Ronda Sharpe enlisted the help of Griffith University's IT team to help create her entry for this year's Swell Sculpture Festival - using hundreds of old data cables to create part of a stunning collaborative work.
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Griffith Business School

Sip and save your cup from the tip

Think you’re doing the right thing by throwing your coffee cup in the recycling bin? Think again. 
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Week-long festivities highlight Griffith’s commitment to sustainability

Griffith University campuses will play host to Sustainability Week 2018 from September 3-7 with talks, displays and markets on offer. 
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Alumni

Environmental mission spreads from remote village to the world

Only the third person from his Nepali village to receive a PhD, Griffith University alumnus Dr Hum Gurung has dedicated his professional life to environmental conservation, becoming a global leader in the field
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Business and government

Griffith Business School represents University at Hult Prize Challenge

A team of four undergraduate students represented the University at the regional stages of the 2018 Hult Prize Challenge.
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Alumni

Alumnus instrumental in bringing together economics and the Great Barrier Reef

Bachelor of Business alumnus Emily Hayward inspired to pursue environmental economics through Griffith’s economics and sustainability focus.
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