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March 07, 2018

Urban experts band together to launch new podcast

When trying to make sense of all around us and how we interact with our urban environment, six heads are better than one. Joining forces to launch a new podcast platform The Urban Broadcast Collective (UBC)  the gathering of the sharpest urban studies minds will look at a range of topics from city s...

February 26, 2018

Home transformation by design for graduate Pam

Architecture graduate Pam Deasy became part of a living design project as she led the transformation of her 1970s home into a modern masterpiece

November 20, 2017

Sustainable growth in the spotlight at 2017 East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream

The region’s foremost experts in tourism will converge at the Marriott hotel in Surfers Paradise this week for the third annual East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream conference. Spearheaded by the Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT) and Griffith Tourism Confucius Institute (TCI), the...

November 10, 2017

Seagrass study key to ecosystem success

Declining seagrass meadows in Moreton Bay will be studied by an international team of researchers to overcome the largest remaining barrier to effective management of the world’s marine resources. The team, led by researchers from the Australian Rivers Institute at Griffith University and fund...

October 25, 2017

Entrepreneur alumnus Andrew Zaniewski takes on mentoring role

The Griffith University Bachelor of Commerce and MBA graduate will help the University’s Global Business Challenge team.

September20, 2017

Skyrocketing tourism growth reveals worrying trend for Australia

A United Nations World Tourism Organisation and Griffith University report has found a substantial increase in Asia-Pacific tourism growth will impact Australian markets.

Sustainability week events

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War on Coffee Cups

Join us in the fight against disposable coffee cups! To participate, ​place your used coffee cups in the collection tubes that will be installed around campus during the month of August. And come say hi to the GCSE staff at Campus Heart during sustainability week where you can complete a survey and get a free reusable coffee cup!

Campus
Nathan
Where
Griffith University, Campus Heart
Start time
September 3, 2018, 12:00 pm
End time
September 7, 2018, 2:00 pm

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Sustainability Fair

Come along to Griffith's Sustainability Fair as part of our Sustainability Week celebrations. You will find an exciting array of workshops, activities and stalls.

Campus
Gold Coast
Where
Grassed area outside the Library (G10)
Start time
September 4, 2018, 10:00 am
End time
September 4, 2018, 2:00 pm

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Enviro event

Come along to an Enviro event as part of Griffith's Sustainability Week celebrations. You will find an exciting array of workshops, activities and stalls.

Campus
Mt Gravatt
Where
Community courtyard
Start time
September 4, 2018, 11:30 am
End time
September 4, 2018, 2:00 pm

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Enviro event

Come along to our Enviro event as part of Griffith's Sustainability Week activities. you will find an exciting array of workshops, activities and stalls to enjoy.

Campus
Logan
Where
Community Court
Start time
September 4, 2018, 12:00 pm
End time
September 4, 2018, 2:00 pm

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Enviro event

Come along to an Enviro event as part of Griffith's Sustainability Week celebrations. You will find an exciting array of workshops, activities and stalls.

Campus
South Bank
Where
Undercroft (near S03)
Start time
September 5, 2018, 12:00 pm
End time
September 5, 2018, 2:00 pm

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Enviro event

Come along to an Enviro event as part of Griffith's Sustainability Week celebrations. You will find an exciting array of workshops, activities and stalls.

Campus
Nathan
Where
Campus Heart
Start time
September 6, 2018, 10:00 am
End time
September 6, 2018, 2:00 pm

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Events calendar

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Sustainability week

Come along to Griffith's Sustainability Week 3-7 September 2018. During the week you will find an exciting array of workshops, activities and stalls at the Sustainability Fair on the Gold Coast campus and Enviro events on Nathan, Logan, Mt Gravatt and South Bank campuses.

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Staff sustainability awards

Griffith's Sustainability Awards for staff recognise innovative and effective sustainable practice at Griffith University. The awards program covers the broad categories of Learning and Teaching, Research, Sustainable Practice and Community Engagement. Applications open: Monday 14 May 2018, Applications close: 5.00pm Friday 22 June 2018.

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Nomination form - Sustainability Awards for Staff

Nominations for the Staff Sustainability Awards are either self-nomination or group nomination. Staff should address the criteria, detail initiatives and provide supporting evidence where possible, using this online nomination form.

Nomination form

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