Arts Education Law

Music student up for Young Australian of the Year 

Griffith University student William Clarke and his brother Daniel have been nominated for the upcoming Young Australian of the Year awards for their conservation work. The pair launched a campaign to help protect critically endangered orangutan populations in Borneo and Sumatra. William and Daniel were named 2021 Queensland Young Australians of the Year late last year, […]
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Arts Education Law

Human rights advocate inspires next generation

Dr Shahram Dana is using the lessons he learnt at the United Nations to inspire the next generation of crusading legal eagles. A deeply personal passion The senior law lecturer is a lifelong advocate of international human rights, a passion instilled at an early age. As members of the Baha’i Faith, Dr Dana’s parents fled […]
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Alumni

Griffith creatives are job-ready thanks to industry placement

A trio of talented Griffith creatives are ready for the world of work following an intensive four-week internship with a global advertising agency.
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Arts Education Law

Soccer star wins scholarship to study at Griffith

Soccer star Clare Polkinghorne has won a scholarship to help her juggle elite sporting commitments with criminology studies at Griffith.
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Arts Education Law

Graduation song strikes a chord with Class of 2020

Griffith music students have created a special graduation song for the Class of 2020.
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Alumni

Inspiring student heads into the classroom

Education graduate Yasmin Atwani didn't speak a word of English when she started school, but went on to attain an OP1 and win a scholarship to Griffith to pursue her dream of becoming a teacher.
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Arts Education Law

Art lecturer wins top honours at national awards

Queensland College of Art lecturer Natalya Hughes took out top honours at the Sunshine Coast Art Prize, for a stunning abstract work celebrating the female form.
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Alumni

From refugee to community justice advocate

Rwandan refugee Amiel Nubaha says his studies at Griffith inspired him to draw on his incredible life experience to give back to society.
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Alumni

First Nations opera graduate spreads her wings

First Nations opera alumnus Nina Korbe is spreading her wings with a postgraduate scholarship at the renowned Royal Academy of Music in London.
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Alumni

Music students play with industry mentors at Bleach* Festival

Queensland Conservatorium students will perform with their musical mentors at this year's Bleach* Festival.
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Alumni

New-look legal team to fight miscarriages of justice

Griffith University's Innocence Project has a new team of legal eagles ready to continue fighting miscarriages of justice.
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Griffith Health

Students find local markets bring communities together

Community connection and a desire to support local producers has seen shoppers ditch the supermarket for the farmers' market, according to new research by Griffith University nutrition students.
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Alumni

Diving headfirst into a dream career

Marine biology graduate Rachel Janes has channeled her passion into a dream job.
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Arts Education Law

Inspiring educator leads school to top honours in STEM

A partnership with Griffith University's School of Education has helped a Gold Coast high school become the top performing STEM school in Queensland.
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Alumni

Talented alumni nominated for coveted ARIA Awards

Queensland Conservatorium alumni Katie Noonan, Megan Washington and Jayson Gillham have been nominated for Australia's top music industry awards.
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Alumni

Griffith graduate explores the art of mindfulness

Queensland College of Art graduate Georgina Hooper explores how making art can foster mindfulness and improve wellbeing.
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Alumni

First Nations artist receives national recognition

First Nations student Debbie Taylor Worley will embark on an epic journey back to country after winning a prestigious art scholarship.
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Alumni

Film alumni create homegrown animated superhero movie

Griffith Film School alumni Ricard Cussó and Ryan Greaves are the creative force behind Australia's latest superhero movie, which is playing in cinemas internationally.
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