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The plight of women in our society

Our tradition needs to go back to what the status of women really is, as opposed to what oppressive men make everyone believe it is, writes Sifundo KaZolile Ndzube.Read more

Student orientation goes virtual

In a first for Unisa’s Gauteng Region, students registering for the first time were orientated online, with presenters engaging with attendees via live chat.Read more

Unisa alumni share their journeys: Nonsikelelo Dubazana

Following the life-changing experience of contracting – and recovering from – Covid-19, Unisa alumna Nonsikelelo Dubazana challenges all Unisa students to practise the act of kindness.Read more

BLAsc assists students with much-needed essentials

The Unisa Tshwane Black Lawyers Association Students Chapter (BLAsc) recently distributed essentials to 90 students, enabling them to continue performing well academically during a very difficult time.Read more

Unisa alumni share their journeys: Mondli Nhlangulela

‘Life is a long and perilous journey, but with perseverance and faith success will eventually come,’ says LLB graduate Mondli Nhlangulela.Read more

Youth Day commemorations: a premature exercise?

A Unisa Regional Students Representative Council member argues that the youth struggle has not yet been accomplished, and that many gains of the youth revolution have been reversed.Read more

Double first as young Unisan makes his mark at UP

Professor Charles Maimela, a Unisa alumnus and former staff member at the institution, last week made history after he was appointed as both the youngest and first black deputy dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Pretoria.Read more

Unisa alumnus continues to inspire students in Durban

Inspirational Unisa alumnus Dr Maropeng Mpya uses his past and his experiences to help Unisa students in Durban with Moot Court and basic legal training.Read more

Maintaining balance during Covid-19

For Tonny Matjila, a Unisa PhD candidate and a member of staff at Unisa’s College of Graduate Studies, time management is key in finding balance between work, studies, family responsibilities and the many challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic.Read more