Improving work-placement experiences for international university students

Making work-placements more effective and enjoyable for international students is the goal of the WISP project.
International students
Finding ways to make work-placements more effective and enjoyable for international students is the focus of a multidisciplinary, multi-partner project headed by Griffith’s School of Education and Professional Studies. The project, Work Placement for International Student Programs (WISP), led by Dr Georgina Barton and Dr Kay Hartwig, aims to develop a model of effective practice around key […]

International students help build new world city

International Student Friendship Ceremony
Griffith International
By Hannah Sbeghen, Brisbane’s Lord Mayor bestowed “friendship certificates” to international students who gathered at Griffith University’s Nathan Campus last Friday, showing his token of appreciation to those who chose Brisbane as their adopted city. The certificates extended by the Lord Mayor at the International Student Friendship Ceremony were a Study Brisbane initiative run by […]

Cultural day offers a world of interaction

Griffith University’s annual Culture Food and Fun Day will see student clubs and societies showcasing their international identities as part of a broader celebration of the University’s rich multicultural character and commitment. Organised by Campus Life, this year’s event will be held at Nathan on Thursday, September 26. About 2000 people are expected to stream on […]