Business and government

Scholarship gets student closer to ASIO dream

Ryan Mitchell is Griffith Business School’s Logan Community Bank (Bendigo Bank) Scholarship winner and hopes one day to use his double degree to join ASIO.
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Alumni

Griffith celebrates recipients of 2021 Australia Day honours

2021 Australia Day honours have been bestowed upon a number of Griffith University staff, associates and alumni. 
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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 law grads hope to reshape the profession

Two Griffith University law graduates passionate about social justice are reshaping the profession.
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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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Alumni

Meet Australia’s Young Lawyer of the Year

Griffith alumnus Dean Clifford-Jones has been named the country's top young legal eagle.
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Arts Education Law

Nine students net New Colombo Plan Scholarships

A remarkable group of Griffith University undergraduate students have been named as 2021 New Colombo Plan scholars.
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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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Arts Education Law

Griffith congratulates Steph Morton on a stellar sporting career

Griffith University has paid tribute to international track sprinter Stephanie Morton OAM after she announced her immediate retirement from the sport.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith celebrates the first teachers, artists, scientists and healers

2020 NAIDOC Week has been celebrated across Griffith, albeit more virtually than in previous years. 
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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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Architecture, construction and planning

Inaugural Open House series a resounding success

Open House, our socially distanced response to the traditional Open Day, has achieved a 14% increase on prospective student registrations year-on-year.
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Alumni

Griffith Law grad advocating for community led solution to help refugees

Recent Law graduate Chloe Aus is making a difference in Sydney, practising as a lawyer and working with Amnesty International Australia as an Ambassador of the My New Neighbour campaign, advocating for a fairer refugee community sponsorship program. ‘I have always been interested in human rights, in fact, it was my main reason as to […]
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Architecture, construction and planning

Griffith research and researchers acknowledged as leaders in their field

The spotlight continues to shine on Griffith University’s research excellence, with solid representation in The Australian newspaper’s special research supplement for 2020. Griffith research was acknowledged as being the national leader in six fields of research while individually, nine Griffith researchers were considered ‘leaders in their field’. The research leaders’ list is based on a big […]
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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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Alumni

3 days for students to get startup skills

Griffith University students built the foundations of their own entrepreneurial ventures during the 3 Day Startup workshop this month.
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Arts Education Law

A bright future for vision-impaired legal eagles

Two vision-impaired law students are off to a flying start at Griffith, achieving top marks in their first trimester even in the midst of a pandemic.
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Architecture, construction and planning

We’re doing Open Day differently this year

Griffith is hosting a 12-week virtual Open Day as more Australians than ever contemplate studying, due in no small part to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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