Griffith Sciences

Griffith offers free acclaimed e-reader books for homeschool carers

As home schooling and online education become our new norm for the next few months, Griffith University is assisting parents and teachers by making available a teaching resource to help young children in reading, mathematics and science. Two highly acclaimed home-reader series, Millie the Mathematician and Suzie the Scientist can now be downloaded free of […]
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Fossil skull casts doubt over modern human ancestry

Griffith University scientists have led an international team to date the skull of an early human found in Africa, potentially upending human evolution knowledge with their discovery.
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Alumni

N79 showcases art inspired by science

Alumnus Renata Buziak has created the stunning artwork for the new Engineering, Technology and Aviation Building.
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Cities Research Institute

1 million rides and counting: on-demand services bring public transport to the suburbs

Griffith researcher says the technology-driven revolution in urban transport has completely missed the suburbs, which lack public transport services and shared micromobility devices.
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Arts Education Law

Commitment to equality on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, Griffith University acknowledges its role in creating a diverse and inclusive workforce.
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Alumni

High flying aviation graduate gets her wings

Bachelor of Aviation graduate Kate Richards scored her dream job with Virgin Australia after taking out top honours in her pilot cadet program.
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Corporate

Pioneering spinal cord injury research gets $5.7m boost

World-leading Griffith research into the development of a cell-based therapy for treating spinal cord injuries has received a $5.7m boost from the state government.
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Academic Administration

Griffith science educator receives major UA Teaching Award

A pioneer in Australian STEM education and passionate advocate of science outreach has been recognised at the annual Universities Australia Teacher of the Year Awards. Acknowledged as one of the preeminent educators and innovators of science-related education in Australia, Griffith University Professor Richard John has been a successful facilitator of STEM pathways for transforming lives, […]
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Corporate

Oh, how wonderful at O-Week!

More than 40,000 students are gearing up to start Trimester One as O-Week celebrations kicked into overdrive across all Griffith campuses this week.
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Arts Education Law

Students off to the Arctic to bear witness to climate change

Griffith students will embark on an epic 12-day voyage around the Arctic to document the effects of climate change.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

App Factory joins innovation space COHORT

Griffith’s App Factory has moved into co-working space COHORT to drive entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation in a business accelerator environment.
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Business and government

Griffith partners with Binna Burra on bushfire recovery

Griffith will become the ‘Lead University Partner’ for a new era of the iconic Binna Burra Lodge, which was devastated by bushfires in September 2019.
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

ARC funding upgrades Australia’s fastest laser system

Researchers at Griffith University’s Australian Attosecond Science Facility have been awarded $744,000 in Australian Research Council funding for a new ultrafast laser system following an announcement today by the Minister for Education Dan Tehan. “The upgraded laser system will produce more than 10 times the pulses of light than the current system and will lead […]
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Alumni

Four Fulbright Scholars for Griffith

Four Griffith University representatives have been named recipients of the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship.
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Alumni

Griffith graduate named Australia China Alumnus of the Year

Global health crusader and Griffith University graduate, Professor Qiyong Liu, has been named the 2019 Alumnus of the Year at the Australia China Alumni Awards (ACAA) in Beijing. Professor Liu won the award in recognition of his remarkable achievements and sustained successes in public health, and particularly working with poor and vulnerable communities. “I was […]
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Architecture, construction and planning

Joergen Smoergen and Algebrains take out Griffith’s STEM Cup Super Final

Joergen Smoergen and Algebrains took out Griffith's first ever STEM Cup Super Final.
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith a key partner in new Fragment-Based Design training centre

Griffith researchers will play a key role in the new ARC Training Centre for Fragment-Based Design (ARC CFBD).
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Alumni

Griffith Innovation Centre heralds a new era of collaboration and entrepreneurship

Griffith has opened a vibrant new innovation space at the Gold Coast Health and Knowledge Precinct.
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