Griffith remembers friend and supporter Beverly McIlwain

Corporate
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Griffith University has paid tribute to long-term friend and generous supporter Beverly McIlwain, who passed away in late December. The widow of prominent developer and former Gold Coast councillor, Jock McIlwain OAM DUniv, Mrs McIlwain, 76, died on Christmas Eve from a long-term illness. Together, the McIlwain’s supported multiple philanthropic programs in education, science and […]

Sea Jellies and bursting bubbles make for Street Science fun at World Science Festival

Science on the Go
Griffith School of Environment and Science
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Calling all fans of science, old, and particularly young, to join in the fun of Griffith University’s Street Science (24 -25 March) at World Science Festival Brisbane. Science lovers will get a sneak peak of the Sea Jellies Illuminated exhibition that is set to open at Sea World later this year, in a unique partnership […]

New books to elevate science and reading for beginners

Griffith Sciences
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Helping parents improve their children’s reading in a fun way, while engaging them with the world of science, is the impetus behind Griffith’s launch of a new educational book series. Launched in early February the Suzie the Scientist  home-reader series is a new take on home-readers linking reading development directly to the Australian Curriculum: Science. The series has […]

Griffith Uni stars at World Science Festival

Griffith University is a partner of the inaugural World Science Festival Brisbane. Photo credit: World Science Festival New York.
Australian Rivers Institute
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From tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges to acknowledging the unsung women in science and getting kids to become eco-warriors, Griffith University is sharing its expertise across all areas at this year’s World Science Festival Brisbane. Held from March 22-26, the festival brings together great minds from around the world  in an annual week-long celebration and […]