Witsies show what it means to code like a girl

Witsies show what it means to code like a girl

Four women from Wits have placed second in the 2017 GirlCode hackathon. A Wits team, comprising four female BSc students, walked away with a R20 000 study voucher after placing second at the annual GirlCode hackathon, which was held from August 5 to 6. The Wits team,...
Students make money by shopping online

Students make money by shopping online

An online grocery store established by a former Witsie, aims to help financially struggling students. Former Witsie and entrepreneur Zanele Mashabane has developed an online shopping platform that lets students earn money as they shop for groceries. The online store,...
Cool kid on campus: Candice Chirwa

Cool kid on campus: Candice Chirwa

Meet this weeks cool kid on campus, Candice Chirwa.   Academic, businesswoman, motivational speaker and United Nations junior consultant Candice Chirwa, is taking the world by storm and adding her own special brand of “black girl magic” to resolving gender...
969 theatre festival a family event

969 theatre festival a family event

The 969 theatre festival at Wits this year will aim to attract a younger audience. The Wits theatre has increased the number of productions aimed at children and families for the 14th annual 969 Festival this year, in a bid to appeal to a broader audience. The...