Business and government

Star students appointed Gold Coast Mayor’s Ambassadors

Five Griffith University students have been chosen to join a 16-member group of 2021 Gold Coast Mayor’s Student Ambassadors.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Experts imagine cities of 2060 at World Science Festival

With Australia’s population set to hit 40 million by 2060, Griffith University cities experts say it is time to get serious about long term planning.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Griffith’s Gold Coast campus ecosystem flourishes

The biodiversity of Griffith’s Gold Coast campus continues to bloom, with a recent survey revealing an increase in wildlife species on site to more than 130 different types.
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Alumni

Magnificent Seven: our inaugural Griffith Sporting Hall of Fame inductees

Griffith University has inducted its first group of graduates into its Sporting Hall of Fame, recognising the achievements of some of Australia's elite sporting names from the past 30 years.
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Alumni

Philanthropist receives Honorary Doctorate from Griffith 

Philanthropist and business leader Warren von Bibra has been bestowed the title Doctor of the University (DUniv).
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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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Corporate

Student design to make Gold Coast school garden bloom

The garden of a Gold Coast primary school will be overhauled with a landscaping design created by a Griffith University botany student.
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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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Cities Research Institute

New funding to make life for aged care residents cooler

Life in aged care could become a whole lot cooler thanks to an innovative new research project led by University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) and Griffith University.
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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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Corporate

Griffith and Gilmour Space aim high with new MOU

Griffith has signed an MOU with Gilmour Space Technologies that will see Low Earth Orbit prototype satellites developed locally and deployed for launch in 2023.
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Arts Education Law

Professional and support staff celebrated at VC Awards

Remarkable Griffith University staff members have been recognised at the 2020 Vice Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Professional and Support Staff Service.
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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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Griffith Sciences

Griffith expert shares amazing insights of the red planet

The Head of the School of ICT, formerly of NASA, says our knowledge of Mars has come a long way but current and future missions will determine whether life on the red planet is truly possible.
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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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Centre for Catalysis and Clean 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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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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Business and government

Experts say Binna Burra is a stellar example of disaster recovery

As Binna Burra Lodge reopens to guests, Griffith tourism and climate adaptation experts say tourism operators can learn a lot from its journey back from devastating bushfires a year ago.
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