Namkelekile eChina

Namkelekile eChina

The Wits African Languages department is taking isiZulu to China. The department will host scholars from Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) who will learn isiZulu which they will then teach to students at their home institution as part of a project between the...
Writing the wrongs of racism

Writing the wrongs of racism

Students and youth are invited to submit essays documenting issues of racism, with cash prizes to be won.  An essay writing competition is appealing to students and the youth to document untold stories of racism. Hosted by Khwerha ye Afrika projects in partnership...
Mbeki, Fees Must Fall and Africa

Mbeki, Fees Must Fall and Africa

SRC President, Kefentse Mkhari shares his views on Fees Must Fall and Africa, following Mbeki’s inaugural speech. Former South African President Thabo Mbeki was inaugurated as the chancellor of the University of South Africa (UNISA) on Monday. In his inaugural...
Hunting for parking brings no joy for students

Hunting for parking brings no joy for students

Wits parking facilities are still insufficient, and worsened since the reallocation of a parking bay to staff only.  Students at Wits are struggling to find available parking spaces on campuses particularly since this year’s reallocation of the second year parking lot...