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Ed-U-College to know fate on Monday
Ed-U-College to know fate on Monday

Port Elizabeth independent school Ed-U-College will learn its fate on Monday, 22 December, when the Port Elizabeth High Court is expected to make an order in its urgent application to prevent its eviction from two Transnet- owned buildings...

By Lee-Anne Butler 19 Dec 2014 15:00

Tshabalala out, at last
Tshabalala out, at last

NEWSWATCH: SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala, found guilty of misconduct and lying, has finally resigned from her position... (videos)

18 Dec 2014 06:31

Machel addresses UCT graduands, says education system needs their help
Machel addresses UCT graduands, says education system needs their help

UCT Chancellor Gra├ža Machel has called on graduates in the School of Education, capped on Reconciliation Day, to address the many problems within the national education system and to help equip the younger generation to prepare for the complex challenges of the 20th century...

17 Dec 2014 13:00

The value of leadership in business today - UNISA Graduate School of Business Leadership   (SBL)
The value of leadership in business today

The Master of Business Leadership (MBL) is a highly professional, three-year postgraduate management development programme which is offered on a distance-learning platform...

Issued by UNISA Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) 15 Dec 2014 10:49

[21 Icons - Season 2] Taddy Blecher
[21 Icons - Season 2] Taddy Blecher

The acclaimed series 21 ICONS South Africa will feature the twentieth icon of its second season: Dr Taddy Blecher, a pioneer of the free tertiary education movement in South Africa...

15 Dec 2014 10:28

DA: Zuma must suspend Ellen Tshabalala now
DA: Zuma must suspend Ellen Tshabalala now

Gavin Davis, the DA's Shadow Minister of Communications, says Jacob Zuma needs to suspend Ellen Tshabalala immediately...

15 Dec 2014 09:07

Scholarship paves road for achiever
Scholarship paves road for achiever

Jason Field, 23, was awarded the R50,000-a-year premier's top achievers scholarship by Noxolo Kiviet for his outstanding academic performance in the special needs pupils' category five years ago...

11 Dec 2014 09:05

Strikes drive officials back to school
Strikes drive officials back to school

Violent and costly strike action, a lack of discipline in the public education sector and the effectiveness of minimum service agreements for public servants were the topics of choice for three prominent office bearers who graduated from NMMU...

10 Dec 2014 13:30

English for Professional Development Certificate Ceremony 2014 - Wits Language School
English for Professional Development Certificate Ceremony 2014

On Friday, 31 October, the English for Professional Development (EPD) unit hosted its annual certificate ceremony...

By Gwendolynn De Jager, Issued by Wits Language School 9 Dec 2014 11:35

Gender stereotyping starts in the toy aisles
Gender stereotyping starts in the toy aisles

Could the reason why worryingly few women graduate in the fields of science, technology, engineering and maths be found in the toy aisles?

8 Dec 2014 14:40

Unisa adamant: NO degree to SABC's Tshabalala
Unisa adamant: NO degree to SABC's Tshabalala

UNISA released a statement on Friday, 5 December 2014, confirming SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala did not earn a degree from the institution...

8 Dec 2014 10:46

Varsity may rethink
Varsity may rethink

North-West University is expected to pursue a "radical normalisation" of racial demographics in student residences at its Potchefstroom campus, in addition to reviewing its model of campus autonomy...

5 Dec 2014 09:55

Tshabalala: Committee is being 'unfair'
Tshabalala: Committee is being 'unfair'

NEWSWATCH: SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala says she's not been treated fairly, reports Times Live. She could approach the court regarding the call to have her suspended, and the DA has laid a charge of perjury against her, reports BD Live...

5 Dec 2014 06:24

Tshabalala says Unisa records doctored
Tshabalala says Unisa records doctored

South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) chair Zandile Tshabalala is now claiming that University of SA (Unisa) records were doctored to show that she has no diploma or degree...

4 Dec 2014 12:12

MasterCard Foundation commits to university partnership
MasterCard Foundation commits to university partnership

The MasterCard Foundation is committing $86.6 million to work in collaboration with four new African university partners...

3 Dec 2014 14:15

Open Window highlights 2014 - Open Window Institute
Open Window highlights 2014

As the year rushes to a rapid close, Open Window looks back at the highlights of 2014...

Issued by Open Window Institute 3 Dec 2014 13:59

Economic growth key to reducing unemployment: Deputy President
Economic growth key to reducing unemployment: Deputy President

South Africa needs to accelerate its rate of economic growth if it is to meaningfully reduce its levels of unemployment, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa...

1 Dec 2014 10:32

Gizelle McIntyre
The importance of educated training choices

Building a career path isn't quite as easy as enrolling at university, completing a course and seeking employment...

By Gizelle McIntyre 28 Nov 2014 15:05

Wits partners with major international MOOC provider
Wits partners with major international MOOC provider

Wits has announced its partnership with edX - a non-profit online learning platform founded by Harvard and MIT to offer massive open online courses - marking the first collaboration between a major international MOOC provider and an African university...

26 Nov 2014 15:00

Nedbank's Talks4Success wins Biggest Social Conscience Award
Nedbank's Talks4Success wins Biggest Social Conscience Award

The Biggest Social Conscience Award went to Nedbank's Talks4Success initiative at the 5th Annual Student Village Makoya Youth Awards earlier this month in Illovo, Johannesburg.

26 Nov 2014 11:45

Graduates entering SA workforce are optimistic
Graduates entering SA workforce are optimistic

A recent study has revealed an optimistic outlook by South African students about to enter the workforce after completing their studies...

25 Nov 2014 15:10

CUT signs MOA with Free State farming project
CUT signs MOA with Free State farming project

Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT) recently entered into a three-year renewable agreement with the Mokhachane Community Property Association (CPA), a farming project in Wesselsbron...

20 Nov 2014 10:30

NMMU tops in communication
NMMU tops in communication

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) has been named the best in SA for publications, social media, video production, branding and integrated campaigns at an awards ceremony in North West province...

19 Nov 2014 09:05

Education: Filling the skills gap
Education: Filling the skills gap

Advertising agencies and colleges say they must step up their talent-spotting and training efforts to provide the industry with the skills it needs...

By David Furlonger 18 Nov 2014 05:45

CIMA releases salary survey results
CIMA releases salary survey results

The majority of CIMA members and just over half of CIMA students in South Africa are satisfied with their income, reports the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants after releasing its 2014 annual salary survey...

14 Nov 2014 11:50

Irish president to engage with youth of Soweto
Irish president to engage with youth of Soweto

The president of Ireland, President Michael Higgins is visiting the University of Johannesburg's (UJ) Soweto campus today Monday, 17 November to address the youth on Challenges and Opportunities in Africa...

14 Nov 2014 08:43

M-Net Magic in Motion Academy provides internship opportunity
M-Net Magic in Motion Academy provides internship opportunity

As a means of investing in skills development and nurturing new talent, television giant M-Net, with its newly established M-Net Magic in Motion Academy, is offering previously disadvantaged...

14 Nov 2014 08:00

UCT GSB ranked top business school in Africa
UCT GSB ranked top business school in Africa

UCT's Graduate School of Business has been announced, yet again for the seventh consecutive year, as the number one business school in Africa in the Eduniversal Rankings for 2014...

11 Nov 2014 12:56

Thuthuka Bursary Fund to be presented at World Congress of Accountants
Thuthuka Bursary Fund to be presented at World Congress of Accountants

The Thuthuka model will be presented at the World Congress of Accountants in Rome next Wednesday on invitation of the International Federation of Accountants.

7 Nov 2014 16:00

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