New Vibrational Spectroscopy facility “world class”AFRICA

New Vibrational Spectroscopy facility “world class”

Situated in the Department of Food Science building the unit houses newly acquired hyperspectral imaging equipment which make the study…

Festivals help transform societyAFRICA

Festivals help transform society

Festivals have a key role to play in transforming society. This was the gist of panel discussion on festivals in…

Meet the KUZE – an innovation to promote health in childrenAFRICA

Meet the KUZE – an innovation to promote health in children

Researchers from the Division of Physiotherapy of Stellenbosch University’s (SU) Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences have developed an innovative…

Accelerating high-tech trainingAFRICA

Accelerating high-tech training

In 2012, the world was astonished by the announcement of the discovery of the Higgs boson at the Centre for…

Rebuilding trust is Ramaphosa’s next struggleAFRICA

Rebuilding trust is Ramaphosa’s next struggle

On the steps of Cape Town City Hall on 11 February to celebrate the 28th anniversary of the release of…

Scifest Africa 2018AFRICA

Scifest Africa 2018

South Africa’s National Science Festival, Scifest Africa, will be celebrating its 22nd anniversary event from 7 to 13 March 2018.…

Preparing for an uncertain water futureAFRICA

Preparing for an uncertain water future

The tour, which took place on Wednesday, 7 March, involved a team of environmental and water experts, including Dr Kevin…

The real state of the nation: study the dataAFRICA

The real state of the nation: study the data

All eyes are on President Cyril Ramaphosa to see if he can deliver on the promises made in his inaugural…

UP to represent South Africa in Jessup International Moot Court CompetitionAFRICA

UP to represent South Africa in Jessup International Moot Court Competition

The University of Pretoria (UP) has, for the 14th time, won the South African round of the Philip C Jessup…

UJ researcher provides new insights into the history of the flora in southern AfricaAFRICA

UJ researcher provides new insights into the history of the flora in southern Africa

Professorial Inaugural address: Prof Michelle van der Bank Barcoding is no longer a term only affiliated with consumer goods. The…