We need to stop rape culture on campus

2017-11-10 16:17

There are various ways universities can make campuses safer for students and the key to doing so is in dismantling rape culture.

What if I don’t get into my dream institution or course?

2017-08-23 10:57

Don't freak out! We've compiled a few useful tips on what to do after that first rejection letter.

Traditional universities are on the way out: online is the future for Africa

2017-04-07 10:27

Given all the turmoil universities have gone through recently with the #FeesMustFall movement, is this a possible solution to the problem?

12 Things all first-years must do

2017-01-29 06:09

Matric is over and a whole new experience lies ahead, which can be quite daunting. Danielle Fontaine offers some advice.

3 mental disorders that may affect your children

2017-01-11 10:52

As the new year begins and children are heading off to school or university, it’s vital that you recognise the warning signs of mental disorders.

Get ready for your first year at university and beat the freshman blues

2016-12-08 06:00

One of the biggest transitions a young person can make is to go from high school to tertiary education.

What’s in a name?

2016-08-05 09:59

The #RhodesMustFall movement reignited the post-apartheid calls of ‘name-changing’ which saw the names of various buildings changed from their previous colonial and apartheid era names.

 Student saves R10 000 on food living in res, claims developer

John Schooling says a student in one of the residences his company built saved R10,000 on her yearly food bill. According to Schooling, the student saved almost R1,000 per month on food once she lived in a communal residence.

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Nzimande must take responsibility for varsity crisis - opposition

2015-10-26 16:16

Opposition parties are calling on Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande to take responsibility for the university funding crisis, and offer practical solutions, when he opens a debate on tertiary sector transformation in Parliament.


Zuma urged to release leaked fees commission report

2017-10-29 19:32

President Jacob Zuma should immediately release a report into university fees, the Democratic Alliance says.

Studying abroad: Don’t underestimate the cost

2017-06-16 09:51

More and more people want their children to study overseas. This is what they should know.

Keep those varsity blues at bay

2017-02-24 14:24

University students head back to campus recently but before you, as a parent, breathe a sigh of relief, you need to ensure that your children’s valuables have been properly insured.

South Africa’s universities can do more to make disabled students feel included

2017-01-19 08:44

It’s not enough just to enrol disabled students at universities. They need particular support.

How to survive your first year at varsity

2016-12-08 08:55

To the class of 2016

The rebuilding of a South African university.

2016-09-01 06:30

The Sanlam Auditorium building at the University of Johannesburg meant a lot of things to many people... and then the fire broke out.

Bloody scene as shots fired at NWU

Management suspended classes on North West University's Mahikeng campus on Wednesday, 24 February 2016.

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DUT students in Midlands will continue protest — SRC

2016-02-18 12:05

The Durban University of Technology SRC at the Midlands campuses have snubbed the institution’s latest attempts to resolve the ongoing protest action.

Ombud asked to look at way cops treated protesters at Parliament

2015-10-22 21:18

The Western Cape Government has referred the police's treatment of student protesters outside Parliament to the Provincial Police Ombudsman for investigation, it says.

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