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Bringing On-The-Job Experience Into The Classroom Connect / Education / Life

Three teachers from Hunters Lane Comprehensive High School in Nashville recently got an up-close view of the operations here at Griffin Technology.  Thanks to our partnership with the school, made possible by the Academies of Nashville program, we were able to host the teachers from the Design and Technology Academy at Hunters Lane for a three-day externship. […]

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Introducing Survivor for Google Glass! UPDATED Connect / Griffin Gear / New

UPDATE 4/2/14: April Fools! We were just April Foolin’ about Survivor for Google Glass, of course, but that doesn’t mean the rest of our Survivor line isn’t the real deal! Take 25% off our entire line of Survivor products through Friday night at midnight! Just use discount code SURVIVOR25 at checkout! Click here to start […]

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Job Shadow Day at Griffin Connect / Education

We love the opportunity to visit local schools, and are able to spend a lot of time at our partner school, Hunters Lane High School in Nashville. As much as we like to feel like we are back in high school, though, we got the chance to turn the tables last week and have the […]

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Enter to win a Samsung Galaxy S5! UPDATED Connect / Prizes & Discounts / Stuff We Love

UPDATE 2/28/14: This giveaway has concluded. Thanks to everyone that entered, and congratulations to our winners, who will be notified by email today. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is on its way, and we couldn’t be more excited! To celebrate, we’re giving away loads of Galaxy gear, including a brand new Galaxy S5! Here’s what you […]

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Griffin Introduces iOS Programming to High School Students Connect / Education

One of the greatest parts of our partnership with the Design and Technology Academy at Hunter’s Lane High School in Nashville is the opportunity to inspire students in our academy to learn new things. By donating twenty-five Mac minis to the programming lab, we were able to introduce an iOS development class to the programming […]

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Griffin Partners with Hunters Lane High School Community / Connect / Education

We’re thrilled to be a first-year business partner of the Hunters Lane High School Design and Technology Academy! Through the Academies of Nashville program, sponsored by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, many Nashville businesses are working to bridge the gap between the classroom and the real world. We’re having a great time going back […]

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Principal For A Day! Community / Connect / Education / Kids

Every year, the Pencil Foundation, a local organization dedicated to creating and maintaining relationships between public schools and their surrounding communities, invites Nashville-area business leaders to live the dream. I mean, doesn’t every kid imagine how awesome it would be to get to the be the Principal of his own school? Griffin’s president, Mark Rowan, got […]

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Doing the Impossible Apps / Community / Connect / Stuff We Love / Tech

  Click. A game. It presents a grid of colored boxes. Okay, looks pretty straightforward. Click. The boxes flip over in pairs, each one revealing a box of a different color. So, to get all the boxes to be the same color, you have to click them in the right combinations. Makes sense. How hard can this be? […]