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National Treasury CFO reflects on MBL value - Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL)
National Treasury CFO reflects on MBL value

Dalu Majeke, Chief Financial Officer at National Treasury and SBL alumnus, addressed the first-year MBL group on the role of government Treasury and also how the MBL qualification has influenced his leadership style...

Issued by Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) 25 May 2015 15:30

Universities catching on to the sleeping pod
Universities catching on to the sleeping pod

Students' complaints of lack of sleep has led to the installation in libraries at some universities overseas of sleeping pods in which they can nap between study periods...

25 May 2015 11:00

Students protest over inefficient shuttle service
Students protest over inefficient shuttle service

DASO-aligned students at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University want the institution to pump R5-million more into shuttle services, claiming that students often missed tests due to inefficient transport...

25 May 2015 10:35

NMMU students extend a helping hand
NMMU students extend a helping hand

A group of Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) students raised R5000 for the Human Dignity Centre, a facility for vulnerable children in Walmer township...

22 May 2015 08:30

Maimane praises Daso anti-corruption fight
Maimane praises Daso anti-corruption fight

University of Fort Hare management was "crying" because the DA Student Organisation (Daso) would expose corruption at the facility...

22 May 2015 08:25

Office workers raise funds for needy student
Office workers raise funds for needy student

A group of kind-hearted employees from a Port Elizabeth communications company are furiously raising funds to help a young student continue studying towards becoming a teacher...

By Devon Koen 22 May 2015 08:15

First step at varsity trips up students
First step at varsity trips up students

A new centre is being set up to put a halt to the high university dropout rate...

22 May 2015 08:05

ACSA and Prof Boateng donate resource books to UNISA Graduate School of Business Leadership
ACSA and Prof Boateng donate resource books to UNISA Graduate School of Business Leadership

As part of a Pan-African quasi-academic and industrial social responsibility initiative currently underway in South Africa, Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) Professor Douglas Boateng presented a free and open public lecture at the SBL campus in Midrand on Monday, 18 May...

20 May 2015 12:15

SU most influential institution for agriscience in SA - QS Rankings
SU most influential institution for agriscience in SA - QS Rankings

Stellenbosch University's Faculty of AgriSciences is the most sought after and influential institution in South Africa, and ranks among the top 100 institutions worldwide, in agriculture and forestry research, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015...

20 May 2015 09:00

Open Window Institute Open Day - Open Window
Open Window Institute Open Day

Open Window, specialising in tertiary education in the fields of design studies, film arts and interaction arts, will be having an Open Day on 23 May from 9am to 2pm...

Issued by Open Window 19 May 2015 11:42

ACSA and Prof Boateng donate strategic sourcing resource books to the Unisa SBL - Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL)
ACSA and Prof Boateng donate strategic sourcing resource books to the Unisa SBL

As part of a pan-African quasi-academic and industrial social responsibility initiative, Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership Professor Douglas Boateng presented an open public lecture at the SBL campus in Midrand...

Issued by Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) 18 May 2015 12:20

Blown away by books - False Bay College
Blown away by books

In March, False Bay College in collaboration with the Fish Hoek, Masiphumelele, Simonstown and Ocean View libraries held the first of its kind South Peninsula Book Festival...

By Colleen Brennon, Issued by False Bay College 18 May 2015 11:36

Amazon Web Services launches AWS Educate
Amazon Web Services launches AWS Educate

Amazon Web Services has announced the launch of AWS Educate, a programme that helps teachers and students use real-world cloud technology in the classroom to graduate students ready to enter the cloud workforce...

18 May 2015 10:40

Giving livestock to world's poor, training improves life: study
Giving livestock to world's poor, training improves life: study

MIAMI: Giving the poor goats, chickens or cows and offering regular training in how to make a living has helped improve conditions in five countries around the world, researchers said on Thursday...

15 May 2015 13:00

Consider your life's career - False Bay College
Consider your life's career

Choosing a career to carry you forward through life is a step-by-step process. It takes time to unearth a chosen educational route or training path that will align with your interests, skills and abilities...

By Tamzyn Arendse, Issued by False Bay College 15 May 2015 12:07

Scholarship opportunities at Business School's open day - TSiBA Education
Scholarship opportunities at Business School's open day

Planning to study further is one of the most important choices you will ever make. But not everyone has the means to pay for tertiary studies...

Issued by TSiBA Education 15 May 2015 11:43

Full marks go to the Produce Marketing Association for its Agri-Food Career Fair
Full marks go to the Produce Marketing Association for its Agri-Food Career Fair

Agriculture has never been considered a 'sexy' career choice for young people. So full marks must go to the Produce Marketing Association (PMA) for its initiative, launched a few years ago, to attract young people into the broader agricultural community...

By Mike Cordes 15 May 2015 08:40

Ever wondered what the world will look like in 2040?
Ever wondered what the world will look like in 2040?

So have a panel of six professors at the University of Johannesburg, who discussed their environmental, economic and social projections...

15 May 2015 08:20

Minister Nzimande to focus on transformation in universities
Minister Nzimande to focus on transformation in universities

CAPE TOWN: Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande says transformation in institutions of higher learning will be his main focus in the current financial year...

14 May 2015 10:33

Not letting limitations limit learning - False Bay College
Not letting limitations limit learning

Born with Vitreo Retinal Dysplasia, a condition causing blindness, Nicholas Stevens is a third-year False Bay TVET College student completing his National Certificate (Vocational) in Office Administration...

Issued by False Bay College 12 May 2015 10:09

False Bay TVET College partners with Tommaso Silla Autobody Works - False Bay College
False Bay TVET College partners with Tommaso Silla Autobody Works

On 10 April, False Bay TVET College (FBC) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Tommaso Silla Autobody Works Pty Limited, an Italian-based company specialising in the automotive sector since 1947...

By Tina Little with Karin Hendricks, Issued by False Bay College 11 May 2015 14:48

SAB and the University of the Free State develop ground-breaking irrigation method
SAB and the University of the Free State develop ground-breaking irrigation method

South African Breweries, in partnership with the University of the Free State, has developed a world-first scientific alternative method of barley irrigation used to lower the crop's total water footprint and increase its sustainability.

11 May 2015 07:00

Research shows long-term cooperation drives success in the land redistribution process - Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL)
Research shows long-term cooperation drives success in the land redistribution process

Professor Nhlanhla Mbatha has released interesting information about how the land redistribution process can be adapted in order to make farms productive after the transfer process...

Issued by Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) 8 May 2015 13:31

Graduates urged to own the future
Graduates urged to own the future

PRETORIA: Director General in the Presidency and Secretary of Cabinet, Dr Cassius Lubisi, has encouraged graduates from the North-West University to contribute positively to the development of the country...

8 May 2015 09:41

SABC Education African EduWeek gets diamond sponsor
SABC Education African EduWeek gets diamond sponsor

The SABC Education African EduWeek has a diamond sponsor - Intel - for the second year in succession. The show, scheduled for 1 and 2 July 2015 at the Gallagher Convention Centre...

7 May 2015 15:20

Hitler fan gets boot
Hitler fan gets boot

"I will sue them. I'll take this to the highest court of the land," said Wits SRC president Mcebo Dlamini soon after he was relieved of his position on Monday...

6 May 2015 12:35

Mobility will sweep away the digital divide, says Wits professor
Mobility will sweep away the digital divide, says Wits professor

Professor Barry Dwolatzky, Director of the Wits University's Joburg Centre for Software Engineering (JCSE), has said that the last 10 years has seen mobility effectively sweep away the digital divide, ensuring that previously unreachable rural areas now have digital access and connectivity...

5 May 2015 12:50

DA's Fort Hare coup riles ANC
DA's Fort Hare coup riles ANC

The ANC is calling its student leadership to account after it was trounced by the Democratic Alliance Student Organisation (Daso) at the University of Fort Hare...

By Siphe Macanda 4 May 2015 12:20

Tuks FM receives coveted Campus Station of the Year Award for fourth consecutive year - Continuing Education - University of Pretoria
Tuks FM receives coveted Campus Station of the Year Award for fourth consecutive year

Tuks FM walked away with five awards including the prestigious Campus Station of the Year Award for the fourth year running, which brings Tuks FM's MTN Radio Awards tally to 26 over the last four years...

Issued by Continuing Education - University of Pretoria 30 Apr 2015 16:39

SACAP launches postgraduate psychology honours programme
SACAP launches postgraduate psychology honours programme

The South African College of Applied Psychology (SACAP) recently launched a new postgraduate psychology honours programme on both its Cape Town and Johannesburg campuses...

30 Apr 2015 14:35

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