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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Arts Education Law

Nine Griffith undergrads named as New Colombo scholars

Griffith University has more New Colombo Plan Scholarship recipients than any other university this year, with nine students to receive the prestigious scholarship.
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Alumni

Griffith represented at ASEAN-Australia Young Leaders Forum in Jakarta

GBS student Joshua Saunders and alumna Elise Giles will head to the ASEAN-Australia Young Leaders Forum in Jakarta later this month.
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Business and government

Global internships: Developing work-ready graduates with a competitive edge

Helping to shape the next generation of Asia-Pacific leaders is a key priority for Griffith Asia Institute (GAI).  In support of 52 students undertaking a global internship during November/December, GAI Director Professor Caitlin Byrne, Work Integrated Learning supervisor Dr Andrea Haefner and Griffith Asia Institute staff developed the ‘Asia Ready Intern Program’.  Delivered across three […]
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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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Alumni

Kazakhstan national scores dream job after Griffith Master

Studying at Griffith University as an international student gave Kazakhstan national Zhamila Moldasheva the skills needed to score her dream marketing job back home.
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Corporate

English Language Enhancement Strategy wins PIEoneer Award

Griffith's English Language Enhancement Strategy GELES has been recognised internationally, winning the Student Support Award at the PIEoneer Awards.
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Arts Education Law

Saving lives in Mongolia one road at a time

A Griffith University research team led by Dr Hamish McLean is changing the way Mongolia deals with medical emergencies.
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Alumni

Design graduate rockets up the bestseller list

Griffith design alumnus Andrew Kolb is carving out a successful career as an author, artist and illustrator, collaborating on exciting new projects with Marvel and Pixar.
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Business and government

Welcome aboard 2019 global interns!

Trimester 3, 2019 will take off to a flying start, with more than 50 excited students departing Australia to participate in the Global Mobility Business Internship Program in one of the following Asian destinations: Hong Kong Jakarta, Indonesia Seoul, Republic of Korea Shanghai, China Tokyo, Japan Over the summer months, the supervised transformational learning experience will expose students to […]
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Griffith International

Health Economics program invests in PNG’s current and future leaders

Walking around campus, your mind focused on assignments, it is easy to forget that each of the faces you pass holds a story. Each of us has travelled unique journeys to make it to today. Yet, despite having travelled different paths, we have all arrived here at Griffith University intending to push ourselves, expand our […]
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Griffith International

Marine pollution solutions in focus at Griffith University with Australia Awards in Indonesia

A cohort of professionals focusing on marine pollution reduction from across Indonesia joined an Australia Awards in Indonesia pre-course workshop. The workshop is part of a Short Term Award ‘Tackling Marine Pollution Issues Through Recycling’, funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and delivered by Griffith University. At a time when environmental […]
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Arts Education Law

Art students inspired by Italian grand tour

Griffith fine art students visited the Venice Biennale and went behind the scenes at the world's best galleries during a recent three-week study trip to Italy.
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Arts Education Law

Humanitarian internships uniting students and changing lives

The twists and turns of life have taken Griffith University students John Akol Maluk and Jennefer Simon along very similar pathways since they fled the violent conflict and political unrest of their native South Sudan. For each of their families, the first step to safety and a new future came through refugee camps in Kenya. […]
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Griffith International

Griffith University Australia Awards scholars play a key role in the Road to Indonesian Development

Australia Awards scholars from Indonesia recently met in Jakarta for the final post course of their  Short Term Award program, Labour Market Needs Forecasting for Education Policy, delivered by Griffith University.
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Griffith International

Graduate Certificate in Counselling and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment group inspired by fellow Australia Awards Awardee from PNG

Over the past year, Griffith University academics and support staff have been helping shape the next generation of counselling professionals in Papua New Guinea through the Australia Awards PNG Short Course Awards, funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The scholarship allows participants to partake in short-term study and professional development opportunities in […]
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Arts Education Law

Students collaborate on futuristic fashion in China

Art and design students develop a range of wearable technology during a research trip to China.
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