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Getting back into semester 2: Tips from a 5th year student!

Take it from a student.  A great resource is always directly from a student.  So look at this Griffith University student’s tip on studying.

 

1. Don’t stress out, get yourself organised! 

We all know that by week 8 things can go a little array, but I always try my best to start the semester with the absolute intention to be prepared. …



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Time to ride the G!
If you are studying at Griffith University, Gold Coast campus, hop on board.

The G is a 13 kilometre integrated tram system that connects the Gold Coast University Hospital and Griffith University (Health and Knowledge precinct) to Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach. There are 16 stations along this corridor with high-quality bus interchanges at Southport and Broadbeach.

The G tram system will be great for many of KOM students who are attending Griffith University.   …



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Griffith University Film School based in Queensland, Australia is the largest film school in the country by enrolment and has strong industry ties both throughout Australia and internationally.

The Griffith Film School is celebrating another successful showcase at Cannes, profiling the works of students and alumni, and providing the opportunity for them to network with key industry players and screen their work on a global stage.

Young Australian filmmakers were out in force at this year’s Cannes International Film Festival, …



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Griffith University has been ranked 84th in the world’s top 100 universities under 50 years old.

The Times Higher Education Top 100 Under 50 rankings, are a global list of universities under the age of 50.

Vice-Chancellor and President of Griffith University, Professor Ian O’Connor said the ranking was endorsement of the strategic and ambitious path the university was following which focused on strengthening the quality of its teaching and research, …



Did you apply to an Ontario Medical School  this year? 

 

According to the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre.

  • In 2013, a record number of 5982 eligible applications applied to Medical Schools in Ontario.  Only 947 spots Medical School spots were available in 2013. 
  •  McMaster University reviewed 4561 applicants for their medical school program.  These applicants were fighting for 1 out of 203 spots.  

Congratulations if you were accepted into a medical program in Ontario.   …



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Griffith University will lead and shape the Australian tourism landscape into the future through “vital” research conducted under the banner of its all-new Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT).

Unveiled on March 27, 2014  at Griffith’s Gold Coast campus by Queensland Tourism and Major Events Minister Jann Stuckey, GIFT will have relevance and outcomes effective at both academic and industry levels.

“The importance of tourism to the national economy can never be understated and it’s extremely satisfying to see a Queensland institution become a vital conduit between government, …



5 Reasons to study at Griffith:

1 | We’re ranked in the top 5% worldwide
By choosing to study with us, you’ll benefit from degrees that are informed by our world-class research, expert knowledge and industry connections.

2 | We’re Australia’s fastest growing university precinct
With more than $320 million worth of upgrades to our campuses across Brisbane, Logan and the Gold Coast being rolled out for 2014, you’ll study in an exciting and progressive environment. …



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Alzheimer’s breakthrough offers hope through Griffith University

A Gold Coast researcher could be on the cusp of a medical breakthrough in the fight to cure Alzheimer’s disease.

Clinical trials are about to start using a common drug that could change the way patients are treated in Australia.

Inside a tiny bottle could be the answer to one of the world’s biggest health problems. It’s called Enbrel – an everyday drug used to treat arthritis. …



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The future of health is at Griffith University

The Gold Coast is set to become an Australian health heartland with Griffith University at its centre. A unique Health and Knowledge Precinct is developing around the Gold Coast campus. The new $150 million Griffith Health Centre and the $1.76 billion Gold Coast University Hospital opened in 2013. The co-location of Griffith University and the Gold Coast University Hospital and their new state-of-the-art facilities will significantly extend the range of health and medical services on the Gold Coast. …



 :  February 18 – February 20, 2014

Get all the information you need from an online information session.  Each webinar will be with a specific Griffith Faculty so students get the information they want for their program of interest.

If you are a college articulation student or a high school student or a graduate entry student, these webinars can help you make an informed decision.

And it is free and convenient.  …