Stellenbosch University

Noakes-like diets don’t work the way they say they do – study

Low carb, high fat diets don't work better than traditional balanced diets, according to a Stellenbosch University study.

Tributes pour in for Stellenbosch rector Russel Botman

Professor Russel Botman, rector and vice-chancellor of Stellenbosch University, has been hailed as an inspiration following news of his death.

Varsity buildings salute apartheid

Stellenbosch is a top institution, but why are architects of racism still being honoured there?

Collective will can curb TB epidemic

Widespread tuberculosis awareness campaigns can rein in its increasing transmission rates.

Act puts noose around the internet’s neck

A badly drafted law easily allows anyone to censor the content of websites hosted in South Africa, writes Leon de Kock

Maties residence offers apology for apartheid wrongs

Students from the Dagbreek men's residence at Stellenbosch University have offered an unusual apology to the country for its involvement in apartheid.

Education in brief

Partnerships in higher education are advancing the fight against maternal deaths in Africa.

Stellenbosch on target

The university exceeds financial targets and promotes research.

Love hurts in the Boland

Despite the gasps at the university since the photo appeared in its student paper, reaction from beyond Stellenbosch has been warmly appreciative.

A hope for Africa

We need Africans to provide solutions to the continent's problems.

Second chance for students works miracles for crippled healthcare

No one could have guessed how a university's intervention to rescue victims of an appalling education would play out.


Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Slice of life: Living her own life again

'It was hard to survive without performance'

Press Releases

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

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories