University of the Free State (UFS)

 
Technology and mentoring key in UFS approach to learner success
Technology and mentoring key in UFS approach to learner success
The University of the Free State (UFS) has been changing the lives of high school learners through its Internet Broadcast...
Payment delays anger students
Payment delays anger students
Students are gearing up to write their mid-year exams but about 110 000 of them, nearly half of those who have been approved for bursaries and...
FameLab South Africa: University of the Free State's Emmie Chiyindiko wins
FameLab South Africa: University of the Free State's Emmie Chiyindiko wins
Creating conversations between science and society was the focus of the FameLab South Africa final held at the Future Earth conference in Port...
ConCourt ruling on UFS missed the point
ConCourt ruling on UFS missed the point
The Constitutional Court judgment of December  29 on the language policy for the University of the Free State (UFS) is seminal and its...
UFS langauge policy led to racial tension
UFS langauge policy led to racial tension
The dual-medium language policy in use at the University of Free State (UFS) until 2016 resulted in racial segregation and caused racial tensions...
‘Sex pest claim got me fired’
‘Sex pest claim got me fired’
A University of Free State (UFS) employee who was fired for allegedly lying on her CV claims she was actually dismissed for charging her supervisor...
Analysis: Why doesn't medicine measure up to SA's transformation ideal?
Analysis: Why doesn't medicine measure up to SA's transformation ideal?
March 2015 saw a wave of student protests at universities across the country, starting with the University of Cape Town, where the flinging of...
SA Human Rights Commission to probe alleged UFS racist attack
SA Human Rights Commission to probe alleged UFS racist attack
The SA Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) will investigate a reported racist attack on a black student at the University of Free State, it said on...
Universities should be a safe space to talk about race
Universities should be a safe space to talk about race
How do we move beyond stereotypes concerning assumptions of assumed superiority or inferiority to more authentic knowledge of one another?
'Take the baton from Tutu'
'Take the baton from Tutu'
During apartheid black people passing through the Free State who wanted to buy food would be told by white shop owners to use the window and not...

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