UP’s Residence Affairs and Accommodation hosts TuksRes Academic Excellence AwardsAFRICA

UP’s Residence Affairs and Accommodation hosts TuksRes Academic Excellence Awards

The University of Pretoria’s (UP) Department of Residence Affairs and Accommodation hosted their annual TuksRes Academic Excellence Awards late last…

UP professor a keynote speaker at World Federation of Tourist Guides Association ConventionAFRICA

UP professor a keynote speaker at World Federation of Tourist Guides Association Convention

Ideas around cross-border tourism, indigenous storytelling, and film tourism were the focus of a keynote address delivered at the recent…

UP’s African Tax Institute hosts launch of book focused on taxation and development in AfricaAFRICA

UP’s African Tax Institute hosts launch of book focused on taxation and development in Africa

The African Tax Institute (ATI), located in the University of Pretoria’s (UP) Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, recently launched…

UJ #4IRSA partnership unpacks the future of workAFRICA

UJ #4IRSA partnership unpacks the future of work

The impact of the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) will be so severe that much of the work that is done…

UJ social workers supporting youth transition from out of home care to adulthoodAFRICA

UJ social workers supporting youth transition from out of home care to adulthood

Young people in the general population often leave home only in their twenties. By contrast, young people in the foster…

UJ signs MoU with Renmin University of China for academic collaborationAFRICA

UJ signs MoU with Renmin University of China for academic collaboration

On Tuesday, 22 January 2019, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) extended its international footprint with the signing of a Memorandum…

UJ student snatches regional architecture award with a clay brick-making thesisAFRICA

UJ student snatches regional architecture award with a clay brick-making thesis

What if the power of thought could power solutions? At a click of a button, information or data is gathered…

Time for a new kind of learningAFRICA

Time for a new kind of learning

“It’s no longer what you know … it’s about what you do with that knowledge,” Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, Vice-Chancellor of…

The challenge for African scienceAFRICA

The challenge for African science

Panellists at the 2019 IBRO-SIMONS Computational Neuroscience Imbizo (isiCNI2019) debated and discussed the challenges faced by African scientists and science…

Success for student accommodation siteAFRICA

Success for student accommodation site

The DigsConnect team in their office in Cape Town. They are (from left) Greg Keal, Alexandria Procter and Brendan Ardagh.…