University of the Witwatersrand

 
Programme multiplies pupils’ success
Programme multiplies pupils’ success
Two years ago, Queenstown teenager Yamkela Sondlo (17) narrowly scraped through her grade 11
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In another confusing finding, the public protector overlooked how...
An open letter to the readers of Adam Habib's 'Rebels and Rage'
An open letter to the readers of Adam Habib's 'Rebels and Rage'
The vice-chancellor of the University of the Witwatersrand has written a book. 
More than one layer to the art and life of Tracey Rose
More than one layer to the art and life of Tracey Rose
A stillness is required to engage seriously with the work of Tracey Rose. Perhaps this has to do with the attractive, carnivalesque, risqué and...
South African team wins international gaming award
South African team wins international gaming award
South African game developer Bahiyya Khan and her team took home the ‘Best Student Game’ award at the 
Chinese South Africans still fight racism
Chinese South Africans still fight racism
In 1962, Norman Yenson was a third-year medical student at the University of the Witwatersrand. Being Chinese, he and his fellow students who were...
Violence raises the urgent need for more health services
Violence raises the urgent need for more health services
Almost daily, our news reports are marred by statistics about gender-based violence, such as one in three women are assaulted, physically or...
The workers’ struggle for dignity that’s almost won
The workers’ struggle for dignity that’s almost won
While the country was fixated on the #FeesMustFall protests that changed the face of higher learning in South Africa, workers were fighting for...
Students, universities on a collision course
Students, universities on a collision course
In 2015, University of the Witwatersrand vice-chancellor Adam Habib had to leave a higher education transformation summit hosted by the department...
African universities move up the ranks
African universities move up the ranks
Higher education institutions in Africa have moved up university rankings. This is according to the 2019 Emerging Economies University Rankings....
Mr Nice Guy with a big mission
Mr Nice Guy with a big mission
Professor Tawana Kupe appears to be cautious and reserved — until he begins to speak about his collection of books and his new job as...
Another NGO deals with sexual harassment claim
Another NGO deals with sexual harassment claim
The Centre for Applied Legal Studies (CALS) on Tuesday released a statement about a case of sexual harassment brought against a former staff member...