Stellenbosch University

‘Stellenbosch is not racist but we do have racists’

Stellenbosch University management addressed allegations of racism raised in "Luister" after being hauled before a parliamentary portfolio committee.

Not open, says Open Stellenbosch

It is specious of this university to hide its black staff quota in stats and nonacademic posts.

To make hope and history rhyme, listen

Any change must deliver on the visions of the sidelined majority to be meaningful.

Build new communities of knowledge

Spaces need scholars to deliberate in community and pursue crossdisciplinary work.

SA performs world’s first penis transplant

South African doctors announced they had performed the world's first successful penis transplant, three months after the ground-breaking operation.

Malema: ’94 was not the end of oppression

EFF leader Julius Malema addressed hundreds of students at Stellenbosch University, he said the suffering was not over and the struggle continues.

Wim de Villiers named new Stellenbosch University VC

Wim de Villiers succeeds Stellenbosch University’s first black vice-chancellor Russel Botman who died of a heart attack this year.

Blade: No enemy of Afrikaans – but it can’t dominate tertiary institutions

The education minister criticised the domination of Afrikaans in teaching - and called on former Afrikaans universities to enrol more black students.

The rural doctor who came home to serve his people in their own language

This doctor returned to his home town to live, love and heal.

No action on second ‘blackface’ incident

Stellenbosch University says critical debate is more valuable than disciplinary action against students involved in a "blackface" incident.

Student aspirations key to change

True transformation in campus hostels will come from sharing goals and embracing differences.

Stellenbosch’s lessons for living together

Integrated student housing at Stellenbosch University is key to smoothing over the campus's charged racial divides.


Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders