Griffith University

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Griffith University (also known as Griffith) is a university in southeast Queensland, Australia. It has five main campuses.[1] They are at the Gold Coast, and four in Brisbane City (at Meadowbrook, Mount Gravatt, Nathan, and South Bank). Griffith began in 1971. It is now one of the largest universities in Queensland. The university has a satisfactory reputation. It is ranked by some people as one of the best universities in Queensland.[2]

Many famous people graduated from the university, including politician Amanda Bresnan[3] and Indigenous Australian politician Neville Bonner.[4] It competes with the University of Queensland and the Queensland University of Technology as the main university of Queensland.

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  1. "Griffith University (GRIFFITH) Profile". Austrailian Education Network. Retrieved 20 February 2016.[permanent dead link]
  2. "Griffith University". Kaplan. Archived from the original on 21 February 2016. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  3. "Amanda BRESNAN MLA". Parlament@Work. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  4. "Neville Bonner". Civics and Citizenship Education. Retrieved 20 February 2016.