Building Bridges

Building Bridges

ON the sports fields, Wits University and the University of Johannesburg (UJ) are arch rivals. But when it comes to construction, they’re on the same side. First year students in the Wits School of Architecture and Planning and their UJ counterparts were challenged to...
Bronzed honour

Bronzed honour

Refreshments served in enamel cups, crate seats, and a group of men who sang work songs as if they were on duty underground. This was part of the ambience set for guests who had come to Wits to bear witness to the official unveiling of the “unknown miner” statue...

Double act for Wits Drama

A double-bill of Chekhov shorts – two one-act farces with a “sit-com type of vibe” – is currently being presented by the School of Arts, School of Drama and the Wits Theatre. After more than 100 years, The Bear and A Marriage Proposal are still applicable to...

The young and the hairless

Balding or the loss of hair, which has always been a condition associated with men in their 30s or older, is starting to affect men barely in their 20s. According to one of the leading hair loss specialists in South Africa, Dr Kevin Alexander...