Griffith’s women in science share their passion

PhD candidate Barbara Hadley is a finalist in FameLab
Australian Rivers Institute
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Barbara Hadley has been a professional snooker player, a private investigator and a chief toilet cleaner in the Greek Islands. You name the job and she’s done it.  But the 51-year-old has happily given it all away to return to university to study science.  And it’s all in the name of “making a difference”. “I’ve […]

Minister joins call for more women in STEM

Hon Karen Andrews MP, Assistant Minister for Science visits first year engineering students at Gold Coast campus, Griffith University.
Griffith School of Engineering and Built Environment
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In the lead up to International Women’s Day the Hon Karen Andrews MP, Assistant Minister for Science, visited young  engineering students on Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus on Friday 4 March 2016. Assistant Minister Andrews, herself a qualified engineer, is a strong advocate for making Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) a priority in schools […]

Higher education transforming women

Griffith Health
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How higher education can transform women’s lives will be the discussion focus on 8 March, as Griffith University’s Professor Jayne Clapton arrives in Gympie to speak at the International Women’s Day (IWD) Breakfast. Held by the Zonta Club of Gympie, this year’s United Nations IWD theme is The Gender Agenda: Gaining momentum? and is coupled with Zonta’s campaign […]