Centre for Clean Environment and Energy

Griffith boosts its sustainability credentials with solar energy deal

The University has entered into an agreement with CS Energy which will ensure 50 percent of its electricity needs are provided by renewable power sources from next year.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Celebrating excellence: Griffith Industry Fellow takes out Queensland media award

The Queensland Clarion Awards are prestigious state-based awards promoting excellence in the media. The winners of the 2020 Queensland Clarion Awards were announced on Saturday September 19 at a cocktail event where Stefan Armbruster took out the award for multicultural reporting. Best known as Queensland and Pacific correspondent for SBS News, Stefan recently joined the […]
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Newly discovered footprints reveal oldest traces of humans in Arabia

Scientists have identified tracks left on an ancient freshwater lake in the Arabian Peninsula as the earliest trace of human arrival in the area from about 120,000 years ago.
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Community partnership to support breast cancer research

Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics is joining forces with the Sanctuary Cove precinct this October in a community partnership to raise funds to support vital breast cancer research. The Institute for Glycomics is home to the Australian Centre for Cancer Glycomics (A2CG), a unique national resource dedicated to cancer glycomics research. “Our unique research approach […]
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Arts Education Law

Aurora scholarship to open doors to the Ivy League

Griffith University Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander student Bianca Crisp will pursue opportunities at the likes of Harvard and Oxford after being awarded an Aurora Study Symposium scholarship.
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Alumni

Griffith grad takes out top prize at Swell Sculpture Festival

Queensland College of Art alumnus Mari Hirata won the Swell Sculpture Festival with an eye-catching work made from repurposed air-conditioning ducts.
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Business and government

Prospective MBA candidates get a taste of life at Griffith

Prospective MBA candidates were given a glimpse of what studying with Griffith Business School would be like in an immersive Masterclass session as part of the Queensland Business Monthly (QBM) Responsible Leadership Scholarship offering.
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Alumni

Alumnus leads new era of success for Coast law firm

Griffith University alumnus James Rayner is at the helm of the Property Law team at one of the Gold Coast’s longest running law firms, and is preparing to lead its next era of success. As MBA Lawyers celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2020, James’ future focus is on creating a market-leading property team through his […]
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Griffith Centre for Coastal Management

Griffith researchers eavesdrop on Humpback whales

For the first time Griffith University researchers will deploy a ‘hi-tech whale phone’ in Gold Coast waters to better understand the tail of the whale migration season.
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Alumni

Film alumnus directs teen blockbuster

Griffith Film School alumnus Hayley McFarlane has directed a holiday blockbuster set to hit cinemas this week.
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Alumni

Entries open for Business School’s 2020 Co-curricular Awards

Students are encouraged to apply for the awards which recognise students for remarkable contributions beyond the classroom.
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Arts Education Law

Tony Hawk’s videogame comes of age for mature skaters

The newly released Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1+2 videogame could help redefine ageing and masculinity in sport.
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Arts Education Law

Students recognised with National Council of Women Queensland bursaries

Two Griffith undergraduate students have been awarded bursaries towards their film and dentistry studies from the National Council of Women Queensland.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith micro-credentials to meet post-COVID skills gap

Professionals looking to shore up employment opportunities in a post-pandemic world can access an extensive suite of Griffith micro-credentials from Trimester 3, 2020.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Understanding nutrient runoff to help protect waterways

Griffith University researchers have been awarded a $640,000 Australian Research Council Linkage grant to develop an indicator of nutrient-runoff essential for accurate nutrient trading schemes.
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Alumni

Indigenous art lecturer wins national fellowship

Dr Carol McGregor, who leads Griffith University's unique contemporary Indigenous art program, has received the Australian Academy of the Humanities’ 2020 John Mulvaney Fellowship.
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Alumni

Dami Im brings the X Factor to Griffith’s alumni awards

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Dami Im brought the X Factor to Griffith's annual alumni awards, collaborating with students and faculty on a show-stopping musical medley.
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Alumni

Incredible Griffith alumni recognised at 2020 Outstanding Alumni Awards

Sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapist, Adjunct Assistant Professor Nick Marshall, has been named Griffith’s Outstanding Alumnus for 2020, the University’s highest alumni honour.
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