Coastal and Marine Research Centre

Pandemic workaround – researcher keeps eyes on Pacific water quality from afar

Griffith researcher trains Vanuatuan partners to gather water quality data after COVID-19 restricts travel.
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Alumni

Equality of opportunity bursaries support Griffith students

Six deserving Griffith students have been awarded National Council of Women of Queensland Inc bursaries to assist with their chosen pathway of study.
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Are humpback whales good bioindicators of Antarctic mercury pollution?

A Griffith University-led study has provided the first evidence of mercury accumulation in humpback whales foraging in the Southern Ocean.
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Coastal and Marine Research Centre

Impacts of coastal protection structures take place over decades

Researchers find impacts of coastal interventions to manage erosion and sand build-up can take years to eventuate.
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Disability

Curtis McGrath flies high after successful Tokyo campaign

Following a winning Paralympic campaign, with two Gold medals in the Canoe-sprint, defence veteran and Griffith Aviation student Curtis McGrath says it feels pretty good to be home.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Asia-Pacific leaders to share post-pandemic plans

Leaders from across the Asia-Pacific will gather at a Griffith University-led forum today to share visions for their cities in the wake of a global pandemic.
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Arts Education Law

Our Paralympic athletes provide moments to celebrate

Griffith University’s Paralympic athletes have brought home 10 medals, including six Gold, after a golden final weekend in Tokyo.
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Griffith Climate Action Beacon

Communicating deforestation a focus for PhD candidate

A Griffith University doctoral researcher will receive the prestigious Crawford Fund Student Award 2021 for a communications plan to positively influence sustainable soy farming in Brazil.
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Arts Education Law

Amy gets to the core of quality in dietetics to win Griffith 3MT final

Communicating a thesis on complex adaptive systems theory in just three minutes is no simple task, but Amy Kirkegaard did it in style to win the Griffith Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on Friday.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

‘Green Arabia’ crucial migration route for early humans during changing climate

Pulses of increased rainfall transformed arid Arabian Peninsula into a route for human population movements over last 400,000 years. 
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Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security

Climate change to increase deadwood decomposition globally

Climate change could increase the release of greenhouse gases from insect driven forest decay a new study has found.
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Compounds Australia

GRIDD the new home for chemical compound library

The Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery has become the new home for a uniquely curated library of 329,000 chemical compounds used to advance drug research in Australia.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

First ancient human DNA from the islands between Asia and Australia

First skeleton discovered from early foraging culture known as 'Toaleans'.
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Centre for Cell Factories and Biopolymers

Plasma protein purifying research wins global challenge

Griffith University scientists have won a worldwide search for new ways to recover lifesaving antibodies from human plasma.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Experts say everyone needed to battle climate change

From baristas to barristers, Griffith University experts insist it will require the efforts of people from all walks of life to fight climate change.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Three out of four turtle populations risk cadmium contamination

Three out of four Queensland green turtle populations risk harmful effects from cadmium found a Griffith University-led study.
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Alumni

Talented students, alumni and staff in Paralympic team

Griffith University is excited to announce the students, alumni and coaching staff who will represent Australia at the upcoming Paralympics.
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Arts Education Law

Early career researchers awarded $2.6m in ARC funding

Griffith University has received funding for six research projects through the ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award scheme.
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