The Wits school of human and community development student council commemorated the Global Mental Health Awareness Day on Wednesday, October 10, to dispel the stigma around mental health within the student community.
THE HIGHER Education and Training HIV/AIDS Programme (HEAIDS) announced last week that they would now provide the HIV prevention pill pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), also known as Truvada, to university students. However, Wits Vuvuzela has been told that the university’s Campus Health Clinic is not yet accredited by the Department of Health to provide students with the pill.
Meet the faces behind one of the latest gqom hit songs “uBaba ka Duduzane” which has taken social media by storm with over 350 000 views on YouTube.
The SRC organized a fundraiser to seek funding from major donors to assist with the current student funding crisis. (more…)
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 Golden Key Wits Chapter hosted its annual Thinkers Symposium which included thought provoking discussions between the students and guest speakers.
The Wits Business School Alumni Association hosted a panel discussion about women in leadership, looking at the affects of gender inequality in the workplace.
Cikida Gcali and Nqobile Khoza are two young women who are breaking boundaries in male dominated fields. (more…)