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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Business and government

Griffith Indian Innovators program participant recognised by Forbes for creating a journey of hope

Alina Alam, the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Mitti Cafe has been recognised in the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs list for her work in providing people with disabilities a space to be productive and showcase their potential. Mitti is a non-profit organisation that runs a chain of cafes which are completely managed by […]
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Architecture, construction and planning

Pandemic won’t Hult students’ international competition

A scheme to build rooftop community gardens will spearhead a Griffith undergrad team's efforts against some of the world’s brightest in the Hult Prize Regional Finals.
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Alumni

Student Investment Fund prepared Griffith alumnus for future world of work

Analyst Adam Bozic says he chose to study Business at Griffith because of the opportunities to enhance his resume through hands-on experience with industry tools. 
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International Business Development Unit

Sustainability set to guide Sri Lanka’s tourism industry

In alignment with strategic plans for tourism in Sri Lanka, the ‘Sustainable Tourism Development’ Australia Awards Short Course aims to further enhance the country’s tourism industry through key teachings of strategic tourism planning, management and coordination. Griffith University’s Griffith Institute for Tourism, in coordination with Griffith’s International Business Development Unit and the University of the […]
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Business and government

Global Intern photo competition: A picture paints a thousand words!

Increasing competitiveness in the international market place by strengthening skills and broadening a global citizen outlook, Global Internships develop the ability to work in diverse groups, listen to different points of view, and be open and flexible to change.  The experience also boosts confidence and adaptability while providing the opportunity to build professional connections and […]
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Arts Education Law

Learning on the job at the Sydney Morning Herald

Photography student Isabella Porras covered everything from bushfires to climate change protests during a life-changing internship at The Sydney Morning Herald.
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Scholarship collaboration in focus for Australia and Indonesia

With the Indonesian Government focused on strengthening the competitiveness of its workforce, international scholarships present ideal opportunities for people to upskill and meet workforce needs. In a collaboration between Griffith University’s International Business Development Unit, the Griffith Business School’s Griffith Asia Institute and the Australian National University in Canberra, 27 participants recently completed ‘International Scholarship […]
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Business and government

Global Internships: Unlocking a world of opportunities

Together with economic and political ties, people to people linkages are an integral way to raise awareness and understanding of different cultures and traditions in Australia’s neighbourhood.  A key priority for Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) is to foster future Asia-Pacific leaders, driving their mission to cultivate the knowledge, capabilities and connections that will inform and enrich Australia’s […]
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Mongolian officials visit Griffith University to progress emergency medical services

Limited by a lack of resources, funding and training, emergency management in Mongolia is faced with a series of challenges recognised by policy makers and medical leaders including the Mongolian Society for Emergency Medicine. A delegation of four senior medical officials from the Mongolian Society of Emergency Medicine visited Griffith University’s Nathan campus last week […]
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Griffith English Language Institute

Griffith University farewells second group of emerging leaders in Saudi Arabian education

Griffith University’s second delivery of ‘Building Leadership for Change through School Immersion’ (BLCSI) has drawn to a conclusion, with participants and their families set to return home to Saudi Arabia in the coming weeks. The ten month long program was designed and delivered by the Griffith English Language Institute (GELI), Griffith’s School of Education and […]
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International Business Development Unit

Health Economics graduates making an impact in PNG

Health professionals from PNG who completed a 12-week Graduate Certificate in Health Economics at Griffith last year, have returned home to make a difference.
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Developing a global entrepreneurial mindset among Indian and Queensland women

Despite increasing numbers of Indian women becoming entrepreneurs, knowing how and when to ‘go global’ can prevent them from achieving greater business success. A group of 10 women entrepreneurs from across India completed an intensive week-long bootcamp as part of Griffith University’s program titled ‘Going Global – Enhancing the Intercultural Business Capabilities of Queensland and […]
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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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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith Health and The Ministry of Social Affairs, Indonesia come together to find solutions to social problems

The Ministry of Social Affairs (MoSA) visited Griffith this week to further advance the strong collaboration initiated in 2012, with continuing involvement from Professor Patrick O’Leary, Professor Donna McAuliffe, Head of School, other staff members from the School of Human Services and Social Work (HSV) and Griffith Health. HSV is helping the government of Indonesia […]
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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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Alumni

Griffith graduate named Australia China Alumnus of the Year

Global health crusader and Griffith University graduate, Professor Qiyong Liu, has been named the 2019 Alumnus of the Year at the Australia China Alumni Awards (ACAA) in Beijing. Professor Liu won the award in recognition of his remarkable achievements and sustained successes in public health, and particularly working with poor and vulnerable communities. “I was […]
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Global internships: Supporting the next generation of Asia-Pacific leaders

Griffith Asia Institute’s 52 Global Interns, 43 supported by New Colombo Plan grants, are currently living, working and travelling in China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan and Korea.  Prior to commencing a six-week internship, students completed a jam-packed week of in-country orientation activities and events – designed to increase knowledge and understanding, and acquire unique insights […]
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