Refusing to forget the violent conflicts of South Africaâ€™s past is the surest way of ending them.
Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana (28) hit a fire storm on his appointment to the Cabinet. Bongani Nkosi turns up the heat.
Contests centred on universities, states and markets continue to divide the North -- and the globe
The recent sale of the UK's College of Law to an equity firm has raised questions about the future funding of all higher education institutions
Scholars chart the past and present and rethink the notion of university in South Africa.
The groundwork has been done and it is up to academics and institutions to come on board.
Students at South Africa's universities live in squalid accommodation and often go hungry. David Macfarlane reports.
Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande's "wonderful problem" came back to haunt him when a stampede at UJ left one woman dead and 17 injured.
Kader Asmal's biography prompts questions about how seriously politicians take higher education.
If we want to reconstitute the humanities and social sciences, we first have to critique them
Trevor Manuel's national development plan is clear on the problems but does it present workable solutions?
A new textbook for education students aims to ground them in the literacies of the academy.
Two recently published reports have laid the groundwork for a white paper.
As the second anniversary of his assuming the reins at UFS approaches, Jonathan Jansen bemoans the anti-excellence culture in South Africa.
Strengthening women's participation in higher education is more than just a 'women's issue'.
Students are using bursary money to buy alcohol.
The humanities in South Africa are caught between a rock and a hard place -- John Higgins assesses the state of the sector.
Support for intraregional collaboration in higher education is essential to boost local development.
When disputes arise, students have little or no recourse to challenge their superiors.
Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has released a shocking report revealing the inadequate accommodation SA universities provide for many of its students.