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Sasco must introspect to succeed
Sasco must introspect to succeed
The evolvement of higher education in South Africa’s democratic dispensation cannot be separated from the influence of the South African Students...
Africa’s debt to China is complicated
Africa’s debt to China is complicated
President Cyril Ramaphosa assured South Africans this week that the government was not in the habit of “handing over the assets of our country to...
​The African Review of Economics and Finance Conference 2018
​The African Review of Economics and Finance Conference 2018
For two days in August, Wits Business School (WBS) was a hive of activity and robust debate on the status of Africa’s economic development. Under...
How women can power the future
How women can power the future
The key to resolving South Africa’s critical skills shortages and ensuring the country is geared up for a digital future lies in increasing the...
SMME changes the global landscape of superconducting and quantum circuit design
SMME changes the global landscape of superconducting and quantum circuit design
Professor Coenrad Fourie is proof that necessity is the mother of invention. What began as a stumbling block during the research phase of his PhD...
Balancing act: Fewer undergrads, more postgrads
Balancing act: Fewer undergrads, more postgrads
Every year matriculants clamour to get into the country’s universities — but the institutions want to restrict the number of undergraduate...
University rankings: Boon or bane?
University rankings: Boon or bane?
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (Arwu) announced last week that five South African universities were among the top 500 universities in...
Wits University announces 8% fee increase for 2017
Wits University announces 8% fee increase for 2017
The University of the Witwatersrand announced on Monday that there would be an 8% increase next year for tuition and residence fees for local...
Thuli Madonsela takes up social justice chair at Stellenbosch University
Thuli Madonsela takes up social justice chair at Stellenbosch University
Former public protector Thuli Madonsela has accepted an offer to take up a chair in social justice at the University of Stellenbosch.
#FeesMustFall: History of South African student protests reflects inequality’s grip
#FeesMustFall: History of South African student protests reflects inequality’s grip
Protests at South Africa’s universities didn’t suddenly start in 2015 with the "
Read between the lines, kids
Read between the lines, kids
Three out of every five children in public schools don’t understand what they read in class.And the “undue influence” exerted by the...
Poor children ‘doomed’ in early grades
Poor children ‘doomed’ in early grades
By the time most learners in poor schools reach the end of grade 3, the chances of them achieving a good matric pass is unlikely. It’s the...

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