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Message from the Acting Vice Chancellor

This month we congratulate alumni who were recognised in the recent Queen's Birthday Honours List, including two who were amongst the first graduating cohorts from the University. These include Science graduates Professor Alan Cowman AC and Professor Mark von Itzstein AO. 

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Annual Appeal_Luke

How little girl Scarlett drives Luke's degree dream

To say Psychological Science student Luke Jones brings a wealth of life experience to the university classroom borders on an understatement. Dealing with homelessness as a teen and becoming a young father, motivated him to renew his education journey and a scholarship though the Annual Appeal is helping him along this path. 

Luke's story

Dr Jeff Thompson

No stranger to conflict

Although based in the United States, Dr Jeff Thompson chose Griffith to complete his PhD in mediation, conflict resolution and non-verbal crisis communication. Now he spends his days working in law enforcement and helping people through the worst moments of their lives.

Dr Jeff Thompson

CRUcial conversations

New podcast shares CRUcial conversations

CRUcial Conversations will feature five stories of grassroots leadership and change in the disability sector. Several of the protagonists have links to Griffith University, including Dr Margaret Ward and her husband Jeremy Ward.

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Lorenzo Schofer_RBA dream job

Griffith economics graduate banks a role at RBA

Persistence is the key. After two unsuccessful applications to join the nation's bank issuing authority, Griffith Business School graduate Lorenzo Schofer, received a career changing call. 

Economic success

Barometer of Alumni sentiment3

Strengthening your Alumni community

New mentoring and networking programs, a significantly increased international event schedule, improved digital communication channels and easier platforms to give back. These are just some of the enhancements brought to alumni based on feedback in the 2016 'Barometer of Alumni Sentiment' survey.

Survey insights

Give to Griffith and be part of a remarkable future

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Queens Birthday Honour Roll

Cause for celebration

Many Griffith greats and alumni were recently recognised in The Queen's Birthday 2019 Honours List.

Honour roll

Remarkable Tales_Dr Leah Barclay

A remarkable tale

In this podcast episode, researcher Dr Leah Barclay tells us how she works at the intersection of art and science.

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MBA for Life - Brisbane 

Thursday 04 July 2019, Emporium Hotel, 267 Grey Street, South Bank, Brisbane

Join fellow MBA Alumni for networking, canapes and drinks, and escape the winter chills this 4th of July. The evening will also include a short presentation from the 2019 Griffith University Global Business Challenge team, consisting of MBA students Peta Irvine, Nicole White, Adam Hutchinson and Jordan Walsh. 

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Rhodes Scholarship information session

Tuesday 16 July 2019, Griffith University Nathan Campus, Building N72 Room -2.10

Rhodes Scholarships allow students to study at the University of Oxford. Every year, nine Australian Rhodes Scholars are elected to join a group of only 100 from around the world. Come along to this information session to find out more about the application process.

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Singapore Alumni Networking Event

Friday 16 August 2019, The Fullerton Hotel, 1 Fullerton Square, Singapore

Griffith University's Vice Chancellor and President, Professor Carolyn Evans is delighted to host her first Singapore Alumni Networking Event since her appointment as Griffith's fifth Vice Chancellor.

You will have the opportunity to gather with fellow alumni, to establish new connections, or build upon existing relationships. Share your stories with friends and new acquaintances and with the University.

Register now


Opera Australia

Griffith University have partnered with Opera Australia to bring Wagner's Ring Cycle to Brisbane in 2020. An early ticket purchase window is open for Alumni from Wednesday 26 June.

Early purchase tickets

Careers and Employment service

Careers and Employment Service

Griffith Alumni have access to careers and employment services up to 12 months after degree completion.

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