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The curious paradoxes of knowledge and power

Africans must realise their true potential and take their rightful place in the global innovation arena, said Prof Luyanda Dube in her inaugural lecture. Read more

Kwena is proof that Unisa develops top talent in SA

The former Unisan resigned from a permanent position to take up an internship at the National Assembly, Office of the Speaker with the encouragement of the Talent Management Unit. Read more

It’s time to complete Unisa’s reinvention

Speaking at the opening ceremony of the academic year, the VC said that 2018 must be a year of vigorous and uncompromising implementation of the university’s transformation plans and policies, as well as delivery of service to students. Read more

Maaza honoured with R1.2 million Kwame Nkrumah award

The incumbent of the UNESCO-Unisa Chair in Nanosciences and Nanotechnology has been recognised at a continental level for his pioneering work in science and technology. Read more

Festival of ideas on transformative social policy

The DST/NRF SARChI Chair in Social Policy at Unisa was one of the co-hosts of the recent Social Policy in Africa Conference in Tshwane. Read more

Let’s not take listeriosis lightly

Unisa's Dr Prudence Kayoka-Kabongo tells us more and advises on how to avoid contracting what could be a fatal infection. Read more

Voice competition ends on high note

History was made on Saturday night when Cecilia Rangwanasha became the first South African classical singer to win a Unisa International Voice Competition. Read more

South Africans dominate with top-notch singing

Don't miss out! Buy your tickets for the final rounds of the Unisa International Voice Competition on 2 and 3 February in the Z K Matthews Great Hall. Read more

Covering ground in her research

Prof Veronica Ngole-Jeme's inaugural lecture looked at soil matters—such as texture, pH, electrical conductivity, organic matter content, mineralogical composition, and heavy metal concentrations—that have formed the pillars of her research. Read more