Vaal University of Technology

 
“Excuses” hinder varsity transformation, academics say
“Excuses” hinder varsity transformation, academics say
Academics believe that excuses and being comfortable with the current status quo are some of the reasons that have led to the higher education...
Déjà VUT: Nzimande appoints another administrator at embattled university
Déjà VUT: Nzimande appoints another administrator at embattled university
Blade Nzimande — the minister of higher education and training, science and technology — has appointed former University of Johannesburg vice-chancellor, Professor Ihron Rensburg, as an administrator at the Vaal University of Technology....
Universities offer HIV treatment
Universities offer HIV treatment
A number of universities are rolling out critical antiretroviral therapy (ART) medication to their students living with HIV. This means students...
Mama Sobukwe's legacy lives on
Mama Sobukwe's legacy lives on
Vaal University of Technology’s (VUT) Human Sciences graduation ceremony was a flurry of excitement and joy, not only for the students themselves, but for senior staff, management and the Sobukwe family, whose matriarch Zondeni Veronica Sobukwe was posthumously honoured with a degree...
Veronica Sobukwe's guiding ethos
Veronica Sobukwe's guiding ethos
Zondeni Veronica Sobukwe’s life is an amazing testament to the ways in which care was central to the struggle against apartheid. From her days in...
Mother of Azania carried love in her heart
Mother of Azania carried love in her heart
Sacrifice and love. Love is one thing she stuck with and showed to everybody. It wasn’t like you had to be on a certain level or have a title...
We are all partners in the elimination of Gender-Based Violence
We are all partners in the elimination of Gender-Based Violence
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), in partnership with the Mail & Guardian last week hosted a lively and engaging Critical...
Varsity head gets death threats after announcing fraud probe
Varsity head gets death threats after announcing fraud probe
The vice-chancellor of Vaal University of Technology (VUT), Professor Gordon Zide, has received death threats after announcing a forensic investigation at the university....
Vaal Tech council broke the rules over chairperson, warns SACP
Vaal Tech council broke the rules over chairperson, warns SACP
The South African Communist Party (SACP) in the Vaal district wants the council chair at Vaal University of Technology (VUT), Mahole Simon...
VUT sees fire, as student leaders urge calm
VUT sees fire, as student leaders urge calm
The Vaal University of Technology (VUT) is in a precarious position, grappling to play catch-up after a significant chunk of the academic year was...
Professor wins fight for pension money from Vaal Tech after ten years
Professor wins fight for pension money from Vaal Tech after ten years
A former academic has had the last laugh in a drawn-out battle triggered by his clashes with the Vaal University of...
VUT students boycott classes for 'basic services'
VUT students boycott classes for 'basic services'
Vaal University of Technology (VUT) students deserted classes on Monday in a bid to compel the institution’s management to hear their demands for...

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