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A great opportunity for young writers

Are you a creative writer seeking opportunities to be published? The Journal of African Youth Literature is calling for submissions in African languages and languages widely spoken in Africa.Read more

Studying in the time of Covid-19: How to cope

Find out what the stress factors are that affect studying in this difficult time, and how to access the great support services offered by various units at Unisa.Read more

Unisa students share their journeys – Amanda Hulley

Reflecting on Women’s Month, Forensic Science and Technology Student Amanda Hulley says that, in the legal fraternity, women remain disadvantaged when compared to their male counterparts.Read more

Double-3 for cool Unisa at the Gen Next Awards

Unisa was ranked among SA’s three coolest universities for the third consecutive year at the 2020 Sunday Times Gen Next Awards – no small feat in a year that saw universities severely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.Read more

Sanlam mask donation bolsters Unisa’s anti-Covid-19 campaign

In a donation sourced and secured by the Unisa Foundation, financial services giant Sanlam continued its long-standing partnership with the university by donating 1 500 co-branded masks on 20 August 2020. Read more

Unisa students share their journeys – Natasha Chiswa

Law student Natasha Chiswa says that growing up, she was always eager to bring meaningful and significant change to people’s lives. She maintains that justice is a powerful tool that should be used to bring about change and ensure fairness and equality.Read more

Unisa students share their journeys – Phumelela Nzama

Education student Phumelela Nzama says that the more he taught and helped other students, the more he understood that being an educator is not about you, but rather about serving others. Read more

KZN graduates celebrate in style with a photoshoot

It was a joyful – and memorable – moment when new graduates recently gathered at Durban Park to mark their joint milestone in style.Read more

Unisa alumni share their journeys – Kyle Pillay

LLB graduate Kyle Pillay’s advice to students during the Covid-19 pandemic is that, while self-isolating and adhering to social distancing rules, they use this time to further their studies.Read more