Australian Rivers Institute

COVID-19 recovery can benefit biodiversity

Griffith University researchers have outlined in Science how the COVID-19 pandemic provides governments across the globe with an opportunity to correct our environmental trajectory and deliver a shot in the arm for biodiversity. The group of researchers from the Australian Rivers Institute (ARI) highlighted ways the choices societies take emerging from lockdown could have lasting […]
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ADaPT

Doctor, researcher and disability advocate says COVID-19 highlights healthcare rationing issues

Healthcare rationing disproportionately affects people with disabilities and COVID-19 has put a well overdue spotlight on the issue.
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Arts Education Law

Easing the transition back to school 

Education expert Professor Donna Pendergast shares some advice as Qld schools return today.
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Corporate

Esports on the rise at Griffith

Esports are now a billion dollar industry and Griffith students are getting in on the action.
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Alumni

Griffith grad’s unique career flying choppers and delivering new life

CEO, helicopter pilot midwife, international leader, and Griffith Masters graduate Jan Becker has carved out a unique business path and career.
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Business and government

Less anxiety and cheating with ‘authentic’ exam model

Griffith Business School may have the perfect assessment model for the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Arts Education Law

Leading criminologist appointed to Queensland Domestic and Family Violence Death Review Board

Criminologist Molly Dragiewicz has been appointed to the Domestic and Family Violence Death Review and Advisory Board.
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COVID-19

Faith communities fight coronavirus on multiple fronts

New Griffith University report shows faith communities hold the line but many need more resources.
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Arts Education Law

Quick thinking ensures COVID-19 doesn’t derail internships 

Griffith students have praised staff and organisations for their efforts ensuring a path to graduation, despite the coronavirus, which threatened valuable industry internships.
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Alumni

CEPH members’ fight against COVID-19

Researchers at and alumni from Griffith's Centre for Environment and Population Health (CEPH) have been working to safeguard global health security during COVID-19.
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Arts Education Law

How music helps us cope during a crisis

Music has always played a vital role in times of uncertainty - whether it's creating a sense of community, lifting spirits or providing a much-needed distraction.
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Arts Education Law

Switching tack with prac ensures students can graduate

Newly developed online learning and teaching models will ensure Master of Teaching students graduate ‘classroom ready’ despite being unable to attend traditional professional placement.
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COVID-19

How to outlast cabin fever under lockdown

Australians are well-versed in the symptoms of COVID-19 but assessing our mental well-being after weeks of lockdown is less well-known.
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Business and government

Expert: Regenerate sport to help communities recover

Recovering community sport clubs need to rethink mental health needs and embrace gender equity or be dwarfed by changing lock down habits.
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COVID-19

National survey to investigate social distancing restrictions

Griffith University researchers have launched a national survey to track people’s social distancing.
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Corporate

Griffith offers support of more than $15M to struggling students 

Griffith has announced further investment in its COVID-19 Student Support Bursary and a range of other measures to help its domestic and international students. 
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COVID-19

Griffith launches Graduate Certificates in cyber security and data analytics

As digital disruption becomes a reality, the ability to analyse vast quantities of data to extract relevant intelligence and assess threats to information security is fast becoming an essential skill for commercial and government sectors.  With this in mind, Griffith University’s School of Information and Communication Technology has launched two new online Graduate Certificates in Cyber Security and Data Analytics and Cyber Security.  […]
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COVID-19

A timeline of COVID 19 and Human Rights: Fortresses, Shutdowns, Quarantines, and Timely Testing

This is the third of a series of five blogs on COVID 19 and human rights, focusing on the timeline of the virus. Blog 1 focused on the beginning of the virus in China, in relation to the right to freedom of expression. Blog 2 focused on the crisis in hospitals across the world in […]
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