EC universities to co-host conference on economy
The Eastern Cape Department of Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEDEAT) will together with the four Eastern Cape Universities host the Emerging Views on Eastern Cape (EC) Economy Conference in Port Elizabeth, Nelson Mandela University (NMU) on the 30 September 2019. This emerging research platform is an attempt... Read more
Nominations for new SU chancellor open soon
Nominations for a new chancellor of Stellenbosch University (SU) are to open on 14 August 2019. An electoral college, consisting of members of Council, members of the Executive Committee of Senate and the President and the Vice-President of the SU Convocation, will meet on 25 September 2019 to vote... Read more
Active youth needed for a better SA
The youth of South Africa need to be provided with opportunities to become active citizens in their communities, trained in volunteerism and supported by civil society, Government and business, in order to drive positive change in the country. ACTIVATE! Change Drivers is a national non-profit organisation in South Africa... Read more
Free education comes to Alex Mall
Educo Solutions provides free, quality, NQF and SETA accredited education to unemployed youth between the ages of 18 and 29, directly addressing our country’s educational needs by giving young people the opportunity to learn, grow and become employable. On completion of the 12-month courses that focus on relevant skills... Read more
UWC launches student maths club on world Pi day
Mathematics helps students hone their competitive skills through problem-solving. It provides the tool for researchers to investigate the universe. And it’s also a lot of fun – which is why UWC is celebrating the launch of the very first UWC Maths Club. Mathematics isn’t just crucial for cognitive development... Read more
University of Cape Town GSB brings young global leaders to Cape Town
The University of Cape Town (UCT) Graduate School of Business (GSB) has partnered with the World Economic Forum (WEF) to bring the Young Global Leaders (YGL) conference to Cape Town this week, for the first time. The WEF runs education modules for the YGL community and alumni groups alongside leading universities across... Read more
18 institutions attend Living Learning Communities colloquium
Stellenbosch University (SU) facilitated its first annual Living Learning Communities (LLC) colloquium in collaboration with Association of College and Housing Officers International South African Chapter (ACUHO-I SAC). This colloquium aimed to reflect on practices that regard the living and learning communities on campus, to share the latest body of... Read more
SPAR Daily Dispatch Summer Fun Run for the whole family
An occasion the whole family can enjoy is the underlying theme of the SPAR Daily Dispatch Summer Fun Run, which takes place in East London on Sunday November 25. The event includes 8km and 4km races and the sponsors believe it is the perfect opportunity to herald the start... Read more