Debating union tackles law on buying sex

Debating union tackles law on buying sex

Decriminalising sex work in South Africa THE WITS Bioethics Society hosted a debate on “sex-buyer law” by the Wits Debating Union on Wednesday evening at Wits Education Campus.  “Sex-buyer law is a law that criminalises the person who purchases the sex and not the sex...
Witsies rise to challenges faced by girls

Witsies rise to challenges faced by girls

Wits GirlRising tackles issues faced by girls. GirlRising is a United Nations global campaign that aims to empower and educate girls across the globe. As an extension of the global campaign, Wits students, Sabica Pardesi and Irfan Habib, decided to bring the campaign...
Wits GirlRising helps orphanage

Wits GirlRising helps orphanage

Hugh’s Haven receives a helping hand from Wits student organisation. Wits GirlRising, a student organisation that empowers young females, joined up with the Kelvin community to lend a helping hand at Hugh’s Haven orphanage, on Saturday, August 5. Hugh’s Haven...
Careers evening aims to help humanities students

Careers evening aims to help humanities students

High number of humanities students are left unemployed. SAIIA aims to help students with unemployment. The number of unemployed Wits humanities graduates is high, “somewhere between 8 000 and 10 000 as of last year”, said Matebe Chisiza, a visiting research scholar at...