Hackthon success!

On the weekend of 3-4 August, we saw our annual Hackathon event commence in the Nathan campus library. Sponsored by Redbull and Microsoft, the Digital Solutions Hackathon is a 30-hour event which involves creativity and collaboration to transform amazing app ideas which would benefit student life at Griffith into a reality. We were overwhelmed not … Continue reading Hackthon success!

How we are improving student printing

Did you know student printing is improving at Griffith? The current system is due to be replaced and upgraded with a brand new printing system, myPrint, on Monday 19 August 2019. The change over to myPrint commences 12 August, and during this time, student printing is available and free – so get those assignments ready! … Continue reading How we are improving student printing

Encrypting your USBs

Cyber safety with USB drives Using a USB drive can be a convenient method of storing files, either as a (temporary) backup of specific data or for sharing or transferring files such as presentations, spreadsheets, documents or other information. However, it’s important to ensure cyber safety around USB drives for two reasons: USB drives can … Continue reading Encrypting your USBs

MyGriffith – your personal student portal

  New on campus? Or perhaps just want to know a bit more about myGriffith! This is your student portal which is personalised to you and can be accessed on any device, anywhere, anytime. It provides a homepage with links to all the Griffith sites you’ll rely on while studying at Griffith. These include: Links … Continue reading MyGriffith – your personal student portal

Submitting your assignment with ease

  Submitting your written assignment online is a super easy process. We’ve outlined the process below, and we cannot stress enough how important it is to not only leave yourself enough time to submit (none of this 11:59 pm risky business), however also that you obtain a digital receipt of your submission. This proves that you … Continue reading Submitting your assignment with ease

Learn how to build an app – and win $2000!

If you have ever thought about creating an app or think you have a good idea for an app - then our Hackathon is for you! We lock* you away in groups for 30 hours where you build an app from scratch. Now before anyone protests with the ol' "I don't have IT skills" talk … Continue reading Learn how to build an app – and win $2000!

Download the Griffith App

Getting a little lost on campus? Well, there’s an app for that. Download the Griffith App today to get access to myGriffith, Learning@Griffith as well as maps and your student email from your mobile device. You can access the library through the Griffith App to check their opening hours, book a group study room and … Continue reading Download the Griffith App

FREE or discounted available software for students

Here at Griffith, we aim to do everything we can to assist you throughout your studies, and our available software helps with just that! Before you go out and spend hundreds of dollars on software to download on your already expensive shiny new laptop, check out what software we have readily available to you as … Continue reading FREE or discounted available software for students

Win $3500…still not convinced?

So you've heard that we're hosting our third annual Hackathon, but still aren't quite sure what it's about. We've found a few articles and blogs that'll give you the full rundown! Firstly... what is a Hackathon? According to Wikipedia (you know, a totally legit source), "A hackathon (also known as a hack day, hackfest or … Continue reading Win $3500…still not convinced?