Vaal University of Technology

 
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...
Vaal campus terrorised by crime wave
Vaal campus terrorised by crime wave
At a time when campaigns demanding the “decolonisation” of universities are sweeping South African campuses, Vaal University of Technology...
EFF claims landslide victory over Sasco at VUT SRC
EFF claims landslide victory over Sasco at VUT SRC
In a landslide victory, the Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (EFFSC) has won all 15 seats it contested at the institution’s Vanderbijlpark student representative council (SRC). The South African Students Congress (Sasco) salvaged one portfolio, which the EFFSC did not...
Radical change won't happen with Sasco, Malema tells VUT
Radical change won't happen with Sasco, Malema tells VUT
Julius Malema, leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), last night laid into the ANC-aligned tertiary organisation the South African Student...

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