Alumni

Griffith creatives explore Brisbane’s hidden history

A new exhibition at the Museum of Brisbane is curated by Queensland College of Art (QCA) alumnus Miranda Hine, and features stories, films and artwork by Griffith University staff, students and alumni.
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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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Alumni

Entrepreneurial spirit driving innovation on the Gold Coast

As General Manager of CoSpaces, Griffith Communications graduate Ariana Margetts is at the helm of Cohort, an innovation space in the Gold Coast’s five billion dollar Health and Knowledge Precinct. The precinct is nestled next to Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus, in the heart of the hub that once housed the Commonwealth Games. Ariana works […]
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Alumni

Journalism graduate snares rare regional cadetship

Journalism graduate Taylah Fellows has defied the recent trend of cutbacks to regional media publications, by snaring a cadetship at a new online platform.
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Arts Education Law

From lifeguard to international humanitarian of the sea

From a young age, humanitarian Simon Lewis has been driven to make a difference in the community that surrounds him. His innate drive to improve life for his fellow man and make the seemingly impossible, possible – has found him success in his personal and professional life, all while staying humble. Simon’s credits his mother, […]
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Arts Education Law

Funding win for archaeology student in new B Arts Honours program

A Griffith archaeological science student, testing new ways to identify where items from collections have come from, has been awarded funding to continue her exciting research.
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Arts Education Law

Rock art discovery saves cultural heritage site in the Pilbara

Griffith University researchers were part of a team that helped secure the protection of a culturally significant Aboriginal rock art.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith alumnus creating a change for good in gender equality

Industry change-maker Communications alumnus Alanna Bastin-Byrne is the Director of Femeconomy, a national membership organisation that educates how purchasing decisions can create gender equality. Femeconomy’s approved companies have at least 30% women on the Board of Directors or 50% female ownership, ‘Companies with female leaders are more likely to have workplace flexibility and less likely […]
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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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Arts Education Law

How Qld delivered Scott Morrison’s ‘Miracle Election’

Dr Paul Williams analyses Queensland's unique political culture for a new book on the 2019 Australian federal election.
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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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Architecture, construction and planning

Lucrative new scholarships on offer for Year 12s

High achieving high school students looking to study at Griffith next year will be eligible for 80 new scholarships worth up to $24,000 each.
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Alumni

From adventurous journalist to entrepreneur and wellbeing expert

Completing a journalism degree at Griffith's Gold Coast campus was the start of Scott Bidmead's wild love affair with reporting and creating businesses that have taken him around the world. 
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Alumni

Griffith grad relishes role combining creative and corporate expertise

Alumnus Adrian Letilovic’s career shows the arts sector has much to contribute to the corporate world in today’s changing environment. He is working in a role he could never have foreseen when he completed his Bachelor of Communication at Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus 15 years ago. Adrian’s theatrical flair combined with his passion for […]
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Alumni

Griffith and ABC award new scholarship honouring late film alumnus Kieran Ricketts

Griffith Film School and the ABC have collaborated with the family of late GFS alumnus Kieran Ricketts on a new scholarship for aspiring filmmakers.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith experts help Mongolian medical and emergency staff prep for COVID-19

Two Griffith University academics working from home offices in Brisbane are helping medics in Mongolia prepare for COVID-19 and beyond.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Ensuring student success in online studies

As university students transition to studying online in the wake of coronavirus, experts say two key activities will make the difference between success and failure.
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Arts Education Law

Singing away the coronavirus blues: making music in a time of crisis reminds us we belong

Griffith experts say making music provides a means to regain control in a time of crisis.
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