Next generation researcher wins NRF award

Next generation researcher wins NRF award

28-year-old Dr Shakira Choonara received the Research Excellence for Next Generation Researchers Award for her outstanding contribution in the field of Public Health.   The National Research Foundation (NRF) has acknowledged a young Wits researcher with the first...
“Is leadership a reflection of society?”

“Is leadership a reflection of society?”

  The Golden Key Wits Chapter hosted its annual Thinkers Symposium which included thought provoking discussions between the students and guest speakers.   “Politicians come from the general population. If the average level of consciousness is high [in...
Gender equality begins at home

Gender equality begins at home

The Wits Business School Alumni Association hosted a panel discussion about women in leadership, looking at the affects of gender inequality in the workplace.   Society needs to work with women to address the issues of gender inequality in the household, at work...
Meet women who thrive in masculine spaces

Meet women who thrive in masculine spaces

Cikida Gcali and Nqobile Khoza are two young women who are breaking boundaries in male dominated fields.   What do a petroleum engineer and a member of the reserve force of the South African National Defence force (SANDF) have in common? They are both Wits...