Internships are a great way to gain valuable industry experience while you complete your degree. At Griffith, each academic area manages targeted work-integrated learning opportunities to ensure students receive appropriate course credits for their efforts. Here, two of our Workplace-Integrated Learning (WIL) program managers share their top tips on making an internship work for you. Don’t get […]
Bachelor of Commerce student Alexander MacInnes got the call that would change his career during final exams.
An internship with NEP Australia, facilitator of the Seven Network’s Rio 2016 Olympic Games, has opened up a world of opportunity for Griffith University alumni Rachel Shapiro and Chelsea Lahra. Since returning home from her internship in Sydney in August, Rachel, a Bachelor of Film and Screen Media graduate, has continued her involvement with NEP […]
Griffith University business student Ashleigh McFarland always had a long-held ambition to work overseas, although her reasons for doing so are more textured than a desire to simply bolster her resume.
Two Griffith journalism students spent a year interning with the Brisbane Roar learning first-hand the reality of working with a professional football club. From live social media coverage of the games to interviewing players, Jacob Chicco and Aaron Cooper immersed themselves behind of the scenes of the club. Jacob and Aaron are just one of […]
Griffith University mechanical engineering graduate Sebastian Speck has designed a catapult launcher for a fixed wing Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) which will be used to detect illegal hunting and poaching in Africa. The catapult launcher was uniquely designed and built during an internship to propel the RPAS, also known as a UAV or drone […]
Providing healthcare in a developing country wasn’t something Rachael Ovington expected to be doing while studying a Bachelor of Nursing. But it was an experience she will never forget and will take with her when she seeks employment as a full-time nurse next year. Rachael is one of almost 50 third-year Griffith nursing students to […]