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Kerry Haggard

Kerry Haggard

    Thinking small to achieve big results
    Thinking small to achieve big results
    Growing up, Professor Suprakas Sinha Ray knew he wanted to be a research scientist — but he wasn’t sure where his dream would take him. When the...
    Building bridges across disciplines to grow human capacity
    Building bridges across disciplines to grow human capacity
    Professor Sue Harrison’s love for science was nurtured over family dinner conversations where she was the youngest of a large family of engineers, chemistry buffs and...
    Giving new life to water through engineering
    Giving new life to water through engineering
    Maths and science are hardly serendipitous disciplines, but it is serendipity to which Professor Thokozani Majozi ascribes first his romance...
    Reaching for the stars to boost research capacity
    Reaching for the stars to boost research capacity
    Sometimes you need to look to the stars to solve a challenge, and Peter Dunsby, Professor of Cosmology and co-director of the Astrophysics, Cosmology and Gravity Centre...
    Data rules the world
    Data rules the world
    One of the first things many of us do when we’ve got to make a decision is to gather information to guide our choice. But what happens if you don’t...
    Intelligent office design is the smart thing to do
    Intelligent office design is the smart thing to do
    The term presenteeism describes the group of passively disengaged employees in an environment who aren’t actively looking for employment —...
    Teamwork nets results for endemic fish
    Teamwork nets results for endemic fish
    A collaboration of conservationists is working hard to change the threatened status of these species in a ground-breaking programme that they...
    Boom or bust for property?
    Boom or bust for property?
    One of the most tangible consequences of recent developments in the economy is the Reserve Bank’s decision to increase the repo rate by 0.5% in...
    South African fishing is sustainable
    South African fishing is sustainable
    According to National Geographic, fishers remove more than 77 billion kilograms of wildlife from the sea each year; many scientists fear...
    Is going green good for business?
    Is going green good for business?
    The Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA)’s Green Star SA rating tools have certainly changed the whole green building landscape,...
    Teaching the teachers adds up
    Teaching the teachers adds up
    Bidvest is an international services, trading and distribution company listed on South Africa’s JSE. It operates a diversified, highly...
    Girl graduates given a head start
    Girl graduates given a head start
    The Phakama Women’s Academy is a CSI (corporate social investment) initiative of the VWV Group, a global brand experiential agency that integrates physical and digital elements to create experiences that...