University of Johannesburg (UJ)

 
Educating cadres or elites?
Educating cadres or elites?
I’m pleased to be back at the ­University of Johannesburg (UJ) less than a year after I was last here. Much has happened in the interim but I...
UJ student protesters ‘sold out’ by ANC-aligned SRC
UJ student protesters ‘sold out’ by ANC-aligned SRC
A group of politically non-aligned students has raised its flag at the University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Auckland Park campus after allegedly...
EFF 'illegal' student gathering at UJ turns bloody
EFF 'illegal' student gathering at UJ turns bloody
At the University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Auckland Park campus on Wednesday, police ordered Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (EFFSC)...
A tale of life between two varsities
A tale of life between two varsities
I now know what it’s like to have a split personality. Working at the University of Johannesburg but spending time at the University of KwaZulu-Natal splits me between dryness and humidity,  high and low elevations, a single cold concrete building versus architectural diversity,...
Research shows sharp increase in service delivery protests
Research shows sharp increase in service delivery protests
There's been a sharp rise in the number of people killed in service delivery protests, according to research conducted by the Social Change...
Student protests: ANC gets marked down on campuses
Student protests: ANC gets marked down on campuses
Many poor and rural university applicants say they have endured excruciating stress following financial exclusions, for which students this week...
Twenty UJ students suspended after NSFAS protest
Twenty UJ students suspended after NSFAS protest
Twenty students were suspended following protests at the University of Johannesburg over a shortage of funds from the National Student Financial...
Universities warn of limited space, no walk-ins
Universities warn of limited space, no walk-ins
As thousands of matriculants celebrate the release of their results on Tuesday, universities warned they would not accept walk-in applications.
The culture dilemma: Striking a balance for art in Africa
The culture dilemma: Striking a balance for art in Africa
Subtitled, "Accessing opportunities in an expanding marketplace", the notion of a shrinking marketplace, or a marketplace not fulfilling...
Artists get real about value
Artists get real about value
An upcoming conference will explore the role that artists can play in developing the economy. Conference co-ordinator Bev Gillespie tells...
Obama threatened with 'mother of all protests'
Obama threatened with 'mother of all protests'
But the university's management insists its honorary doctorate for Obama is a recognition of personal merit rather than an expression of...
TUT turns away scores of late applicants
TUT turns away scores of late applicants
After queuing for hours the students – some of whom arrived at the campus in the morning – were told after 6pm that TUT was no longer...

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