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The highs and low of student accomodation in Braamfontein

The call by students residing in Braamfontein ended in a violent confrontation with the police on July 28, 2016. At issue is the inadequate and expensive accommodation offered by Wits University, University of Johannesburg, and South Point proteties. 209 more words


Free Resources for Writing Teachers

The web makes searching for teaching ideas easy, but there’s SO MUCH out there. If you’re keen on teaching the WITS way, check out the… 46 more words


Are We Still Not There Yet?

Since the revival of student protests overs free education over a month ago I have been trying to think of topics that I could write about. 730 more words


DESTINATION Green is a student recycling service that focuses on promoting environmental sustainability and economic viability.

The green initiative was founded last year by Wits graduates Faith Diketane and Zwelibanzi Mnguni in their final year of Civil and Environmental Engineering. 303 more words


18 October 2016 - FeesMustFall - Except When...

A Wits FeesMustFall leader arrested on the weekend, Mcebo Dlamini, told the court in his bail application that he “must write an important test”.  Only in South Africa…


News Tweeting experience

Slideshow: 10 images of the #FeesMustFall protests at the University of Witswatersrand.  Credit: timeslive.co.za; ewn.co.za; groundup.co.za and sabc.co.za

Bongani Mavundla

Journalism students are often encouraged to be active Twitter users. 225 more words