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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
National Science Week is celebrated this Sunday with the Gold Coast Schools Pop-Up Science Centre at Runaway Bay
Griffith University is an academic partner of one of the world’s most prestigious scientific and cultural festivals.
The inaugural STEM Cup has been decided, with “The Stemies” from Pimpama Secondary College taking out the Secondary Division and “The Minions” from Highland Reserve State School successful in the Primary Division. A project through the Queensland STEM Education Network, the STEM Cup is an after-school competition featuring a range of Science, Technology, Engineering and […]