DOUBLE DEGREES FOR FMHS MEDICAL STUDENT

In a rare and remarkable achievement, a Stellenbosch University medical student has graduated with not one, but two degrees which he managed to do simultaneously.   Nelius du Plessis has graduated...
SPOTLIGHT ON RACISM AND HUMAN RIGHTS

SPOTLIGHT ON RACISM AND HUMAN RIGHTS

Racism will be on the agenda as Stellenbosch University commemorates Human Rights Month.   One day before Human Rights Day, two of Stellenbosch University’s brightest legal minds will discuss the...
FROM WINES TO WHALES FOR CHARITY

FROM WINES TO WHALES FOR CHARITY

Business partners and mountain biking novices, Francois Retief and Russell Looms have taken up an impressive challenge that will see them donning lycra, learning to mountain bike and taking on the three day...
NEW UNIT MAKES TB TREATMENT SAFER FOR CHILDREN

NEW UNIT MAKES TB TREATMENT SAFER FOR CHILDREN

A new research unit geared towards making TB drugs safe and accessible for children recently opened its doors at the Brooklyn Chest Hospital.   “It is a child’s human right to be given...
A HEALTHY, LONGER LIFE IS A WALK IN THE PARK

A HEALTHY, LONGER LIFE IS A WALK IN THE PARK

“Walk it off….just a little bit” is the message a Stellenbosch University sport and exercise medicine specialist is spreading for World Move for Health Day, celebrated on 10 May.   The simple...

Fynbos Could Help Treat Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most diagnosed form of cancer among women and also responsible for the most cancer-related deaths among women. However, in the near future, Fynbos could help curb it.
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WDC: A LESSON IN DESIGN

Class of 20…at the [o]bject house (#WDC267) is a group exhibition showcasing their contemporary jewellery designs.