Arts Education Law

New partnership supports Indigenous voices

Two new jointly-funded PhD scholarships announced.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith’s Tallowwood childcare centre hits 30-year milestone

Education platform setting children up for life
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Corporate

Walk and Talk provides path to reconciliation

A palpable spirit of togetherness energised yesterday’s inter-campus bushwalk to mark National Reconciliation Week 2017. The first of two Walk and Talk events this week, each hosted by GUMURRII Student Support Unit, took a record number of participants from Griffith’s Mt Gravatt campus to the Nathan campus under the soft autumn sunshine. Amidst the mix of […]
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Griffith School of Engineering

Griffith engineering student awarded scholarship

An Indigenous Support Scholarship will help Kiarna Broomhead focus on her studies alleviating the worry for part-time work as she settles into life as a Griffith University first-year engineering student. The 17-year-old has been awarded an Indigenous Support Scholarship as part of developer Grocon’s commitment to National Reconciliation Week and wants to become a role model […]
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Arts Education Law

Music hits right notes in reconciliation journey

Griffith University celebrates key milestones.
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Arts Education Law

Josh’s visit inspires Indigenous law students

Barrister Joshua Creamer (second, left)with Griffith law students Isiah Banu, Murray Porter and Lydia Ross. By journalism intern Monique Gilmore Work experience is essential in preparing for a career in law. This was the advice given to Griffith Law School’s Indigenous students by prominent barrister Joshua Creamer during a recent visit to Nathan campus. The […]
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Features

Griffith Health First Peoples Health Plan launched

Closing the gap in health outcomes between Australia’s First Peoples and other Australians is the aim of the Griffith Health First Peoples Health Plan 2016-2022.
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Business and government

Titans star graduates with business degree

Ryan James looking ahead to life after footy.
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Griffith International

Attend a Budgeting 101 workshop and a $50 bookshop voucher could be yours!

Register now for a Budgeting 101 workshop! (and receive a $50 bookshop voucher*) The Welfare and Student Liaison Office are running these interactive workshops on all campuses during February 2017.  Come along to get tips on how to save money and survive financially. Gold Coast campus: Fri 17 Feb, 1.30 – 3.00 || Thurs 23 Feb, […]
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Arts Education Law

Bush students enjoy taste of ‘Big Smoke’

Twenty Indigenous children are getting a taste of life outside their remote communities as they embark on an 11-day tour throughout south-east Queensland this month. The Years Six and Seven students from the Gulf communities of Doomadgee, Normanton, Karumba, Burktown and Mornington Island, arrived in Brisbane on October 31 for the Show Me Your World Tour. […]
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Arts Education Law

Inspiring Indigenous teenagers to succeed

Indigenous high school students on the Gold Coast gained valuable insight into career paths as diverse as law, the military and hospitality during an Australian Indigenous Mentor Experience (AIME) event at Griffith University.
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Alumni

Uni-Key, Uni-Reach celebrate 20th anniversary

After 20 years of helping students make the transition to tertiary education, it's celebration time for Griffith University's Uni-Key and Uni-Reach programs
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Griffith Health

First Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Public Health PhD graduate

Vanessa Lee is celebrating following her graduation this week from Griffith University School of Medicine, as its first Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Public Health PhD graduate.
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Alumni

Professor Chris Sarra: 2016 NAIDOC Person of the Year

Leadership in the field of education for Indigenous Australians has seen Professor Chris Sarra named NAIDOC Person of the Year for 2016
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Alumni

Griffith celebrates NAIDOC Week

Griffith University marked the start of National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) Week by launching the University’s First Peoples Employment branding at its Nathan campus this week.
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Griffith School of Engineering

Griffith team heads for Indigenous Uni Games

Thirty students line up for celebration of culture.
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Features

More indigenous midwives position Griffith as leader in First People’s Health

Increased numbers of Indigenous Midwifery students at Griffith have been just one of the achievements at the university’s First People’s Health Unit (FPHU) since its establishment last year.
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Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Gumurrii students learn of Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games internships

Students from the Griffith University’s Gumurrii student support unit have been told of the great opportunities that Griffith’s partnership with the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games will offer them.
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