Alumni

Art graduate scores a hit with Rolling Stone cover

Work by QCA graduate Dylan Mooney has featured on Google, at the National Gallery of Victoria and graced the cover of Rolling Stone Australia magazine.
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Alumni

Scholarship supports Indigenous women in the law

Alicia Smyth is the first recipient of a new scholarship that will provide opportunities for female Indigenous law students.
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Alumni

Griffith celebrates high achievers with honorary doctorates

Four honorary doctorate recipients joined more than 5,500 graduating students at ceremonies in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast this week.
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Alumni

Campus provides a perfect blank canvas for artists 

Griffith University artists have brought colour and creativity to Nathan campus with a series of eye-catching murals. 
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Arts Education Law

Emerging artists in the spotlight at graduate exhibitions

The Queensland College of Art's annual Graduate Exhibitions showcase the country's best emerging artists.
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Arts Education Law

Keeping First Nations languages alive through song

Candace Kruger has been commissioned to create a song in language for the country's largest virtual orchestra.
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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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Griffith Health

New director to helm First Peoples Health Unit

Aboriginal scholar and podiatrist Professor James Charles has been appointed Director of Griffith University’s First Peoples Health Unit.
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Giving

It’s never too late to pursue your passion

Fiona Wright took the plunge to commence University as a mature age student, in pursuit of a career to improve the public health and nutrition gap among Indigenous communities.  Completing a Bachelor of Public Health Promotion and Graduate Diploma in Indigenous Health Promotion (2020), Fiona now works full time in Griffith’s First People’s Health Unit, supporting health students on their educational journey.  “My study at Griffith set […]
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Arts Education Law

Art lecturer wins top prize at Queensland Literary Awards 

Queensland College of Art lecturer Dr Fiona Foley has taken out top prize at the Queensland Premier’s Literary Awards. 
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Academic Administration

New Provost appointment reflects digital shift

Deputy Vice Chancellor (Education) Professor Liz Burd will move to a newly created Provost position as Griffith charts a course to embrace digitalisation and blended study opportunities.
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Alumni

First Nations artist wins national award

Honours student Kyra Mancktelow has been named Telstra Emerging Artist at this year’s National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards.
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Alumni

Meet the 2021 academic group Outstanding Alumni Award Winners

Sixteen inspirational Griffith University alumni have been announced as the academic group winners of the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Awards.
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Alumni

Exhibition honours Griffith’s first Aboriginal art graduate

A new exhibition showcases the work of Griffith University’s first Aboriginal visual arts alumnus, the late Ron Hurley.
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Griffith Health

First Peoples Health camp hosts health focused teens

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander high school students experienced a taste of university life and allied health careers at a three-day immersive camp.
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Corporate

Community urged to commemorate NAIDOC Week

Griffith University has encouraged staff, students and community to celebrate NAIDOC Week 2021 in their own way.
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Arts Education Law

First Nations academic wins epic public art commission

Dr Bianca Beetson will create one of Australia’s largest public artworks after securing a highly sought-after commission.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith walks the talk for National Reconciliation Week

Griffith University is leading the way in creating meaningful educational and employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
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