Alumni

Art graduates selected for national exhibition

Three Queensland College of Art graduates are in the running for a $50,000 prize as part of the Hatched National Graduate Show.
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Arts Education Law

Award recipients bring Queensland’s past to life

Three Griffith University scholars are shining a light on the state's untold stories after receiving prestigious fellowships at the State Library of Queensland.
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Alumni

Indigenous artists reach finals of national art prize

Three artists from Griffith have made the finals of the Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA).
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Alumni

Chatting with the state’s first Chief Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Officer

Griffith alumnus Haylene Grogan has described the first few months of her job as Queensland’s first Chief Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Officer as “coming home.” The proud Kuku Yalanji and Tagalaka woman started her career in health as a nurse in 1983 and said she was “loving” her new position, calling the new […]
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Griffith Sports College

Ron Clarke scholarship to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander athletes

A scholarship honouring the legacy of one of Australia’s great athletes will support two Griffith University Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander budding sport stars.
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Alumni

Griffith acknowledges National Reconciliation Week

Griffith University acknowledges National Reconciliation Week and National Sorry Day with an enduring commitment to its Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith student set after indigenous scholarship win

Griffith law student, Victoria Blundell, has received a $30,000 QIC Indigenous Tertiary Scholarship in her first year at university.
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Alumni

Griffith alumnus named 2020 Midwife of the Year

Griffith alumnus and midwifery lecturer Cassandra Nest has been recognised for her work proving quality maternity care to First Nations people with the HESTA Midwife of the Year 2020 award.
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Alumni

Griffith honours a remarkable artist and teacher

The Queensland College of Art has paid tribute to acclaimed artist and teacher Uncle Laurie Nilsen, who passed away last week.
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ADaPT

Art and activism at Sydney Biennale

First Nations alumni will showcase their work at Australia's largest contemporary art festival.
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Arts Education Law

Commitment to equality on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, Griffith University acknowledges its role in creating a diverse and inclusive workforce.
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Arts Education Law

Kungullanji conference showcases Indigenous research

Talented up-and-coming researchers from across Griffith University presented their findings at the Kungullanji Indigenous Student Research Conference.
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Alumni

Indigenous art program welcomes new director

QCA alumnus Carol McGregor has come full circle to lead Griffith's unique Contemporary Australian Indigenous Art program.
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Alumni

Griffith representatives recognised with Australia Day Honours

Incoming Pro-Vice Chancellor (Indigenous) Professor Cindy Shannon was one of many Griffith University staff, alumni and associates recognised with Australia Day Honours.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith appoints new Pro Vice Chancellor (Indigenous)

Professor Cindy Shannon, a descendent of the Ngugi people and one of Australia’s foremost higher education Indigenous leaders, will join Griffith University as Pro Vice Chancellor (Indigenous).
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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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Alumni

Griffith film alumnus appointed to SQ board

Griffith Film School alumnus and First Nations filmmaker Dean Gibson has been appointed to the Screen Queensland Board of Directors.
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Business and government

Griffith PhD candidate awarded grant to research ethical decision making in Indigenous financial markets

At the recent Australasian Business Ethics Network (ABEN), Clare Burns, PhD candidate and sessional academic in the Department of Business Strategy and Innovation was awarded an ABEN-Ecstra grant to research ethical decision making in financial markets. The grant allocation was competitive and underwent international peer review. Ecstra Foundation is a new not for profit organisation […]
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