I’m not going anywhere, says UFS’s Jansen

2016-04-26 15:19

The University of Free State's vice chancellor, Professor Jonathan Jansen, has denied rumours that he is quitting his job.

I'm not joining anti-Zuma protest, says Jansen

2016-04-26 09:17

University of Free State vice chancellor Jonathan Jansen won't be marching with the #ZumaMustFall campaign this week.

Hang in there – UFS rector to Rhodes University rector

2016-04-22 07:19

Hang in there, University of Free State vice chancellor, Jonathan Jansen, has advised Rhodes University rector, Sizwe Mabizela, as protests rocked the campus this week.

We won't disrupt UFS classes - SRC president

2016-02-29 12:56

University of Free State SRC President Lindokuhle Ntuli says they will not disrupt any classes, adding that they find no pleasure in causing the university any harm.

UFS protesters arrested after violence breaks out

2016-02-25 18:42

Several University of the Free State students have been arrested after a group of protesters rejected the institution's response to their memorandum demanding that vice chancellor Jonathan Jansen resign.

'I have received death threats' – Jonathan Jansen

2016-02-24 07:01

UFS vice chancellor Professor Jonathan Jansen says he'd never felt so terrified as when he witnessed protesters and students brawling on the rugby field, and was unable to do anything to stop it.

UFS concedes to workers' demands

2015-11-11 20:27

University of Free State Vice Chancellor Jonathan Jansen has promised campus workers that they will now receive decent minimum wages.

#FeesMustFall movement a 'wake up call' - Jonathan Jansen

2015-11-05 17:29

The #FeesMustFall movement was never simply about fees, University of the Free State vice chancellor, Professor Jonathan Jansen, has said.

ANAs pointless unless used for change: Jansen

2015-09-22 16:42

Educational assessments are pointless unless the results are used for interventions, Professor Jonathan Jansen has said amid a row over the Annual National Assessments.

UFS to oppose claims by suspended students

2015-07-03 20:20

The University of the Free State will oppose the claims of former students Charl Blom and Cobus Muller, who are suing the university and its rector Jonathan Jansen.


UFS vice chancellor: Poor students have a right to higher education

2016-04-26 12:13

University of Free State vice chancellor Jonathan Jansen says he is doing everything he can to ensure that poor students can access higher education.

It is not easy being a leader in SA - Jansen

2016-04-26 07:21

It is very difficult being a leader in the new environment in South Africa, University of Free State vice chancellor, Professor Jonathan Jansen, says.

UFS rector in bid to raise R100m to help students

2016-04-21 19:58

University of the Free State Vice Chancellor Jonathan Jansen is on a mission to raise R100m in bursaries for 1 000 students as the future of South Africa's economy is at stake, he says.

Quirky quotes of the week

2016-02-26 10:10

A selection of quirky and newsworthy quotes from some of the week's major local stories.

UFS students demand Jansen's removal

2016-02-25 12:38

University of the Free State students, led by the SRC president, are demanding that Vice Chancellor Jonathan Jansen be removed from his post.

Attack at UFS rugby match 'trampled' rights of protesters - Jansen

2016-02-23 19:25

University of Free State Vice Chancellor Jonathan Jansen says that the brawl between protesters and spectators at the Shimla Park rugby stadium has opened up old wounds.

Govt will regret 0% fee increase - Jansen

2015-11-05 19:09

Government will regret its decision of a 0% increase in tuition fees, University of the Free State Vice Chancellor Professor Jonathan Jansen says.

UFS students present demands to Vice Chancellor Jansen

2015-10-27 17:25

University of Free State students have marched to the campus' main building to deliver a memorandum of demands to Vice Chancellor Jonathan Jansen.

Deep, unresolved racism in SA – Jansen

2015-09-01 12:05

Recent statements by student leaders and politicians about Nazi leader Adolf Hitler reveal a "deep, unresolved racism" in South Africa says University of the Free State Vice-Chancellor Professor Jonathan Jansen.

To hell with anger in SA - Jansen

2015-06-12 10:52

There is no cultural justification for anger between race groups, University of the Free State Rector Jonathan Jansen has said.

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