18 April 2018
Volume: 6
Issue: 13
Masters graduate Mr Alvin Uchenna Ugwu (right) with his supervisor Dr Asheena Singh-Pillay.

Masters Student Graduates Summa Cum Laude

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An overjoyed Masters of Education (Science) student, Mr Alvin Uchenna Ugwu, whose research findings are being used to assist teachers and teacher training institutions, graduated summa cum laude at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Ms Ntombizodwa Chiya graduates with her Honours in Education.

Honours Degree in Education for Blind Student

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An interest around issues of disability and raising awareness, proved to be a recipe for success for Ms Ntombizodwa Chiya, who graduated with Honours in Bachelor of Education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN).

Primary school teacher Ms Diloshini Govender graduates cum laude with her Master’s in Education.

Violent Masculinities, the Focus of Masters Research

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A study that explored violent masculinities at a primary school in KwaDukuza, on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast, earned primary school teacher, Ms Diloshini Govender, a Master’s in Education cum laude from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Twins Siphesihle and Sinethemba Gwambe graduate with their Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) degrees.

Twins Graduate with Psychology Degrees

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Twin sisters, Ms Siphesihle and Ms Sinethemba Gwambe, bagged Bachelor of Arts degrees in Psychology at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. The proud twins, from Pinetown in Durban, said it was their biggest academic achievement.

Dr Avinash Oojorah graduated from the University of KwaZulu-Natal with a PhD in Education.

Mauritius PhD Cohort Student Graduates at UKZN

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Mauritian Dr Avinash Oojorah graduated from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) with a PhD in Education. He is part of a programme which started after the signing of a 2011 Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Mauritius Institute of Education (MIE) and the School of Education.

Dr Roshanthni Subrayen graduates with her PhD in Education.

PhD Research Tackles Teaching Practice School Placements and Financial Aid Arrangements for Students with Disabilities

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Dr Roshanthni Subrayen graduated at the University of KwaZulu-Natal with a PhD in Education for her research on the gendered experiences...

Dr Raeesa Ismail graduates with her PhD in Science Education.

Innovative Study by Resilient Graduate puts Science Education in the Spotlight

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Dr Raeesa Ismail graduated with a PhD in Science Education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal for her research into the way Science teachers engaged...

Masters in Education graduate, Ms Thandi Xesibe.

Master’s in Education Graduate Researches School Violence

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An ecstatic Ms Thandi Xesibe graduated with her Master’s degree in Education following her research on how primary school boys...

Former KwaZulu-Natal Judge President, Justice Vuka Tshabalala, with his daughter Dr Vuyo Lindelwe Mthethwa.

Daughter of Former KZN Judge President graduates with PhD in Education

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Former KwaZulu-Natal Judge President, Justice Vuka Tshabalala, witnessed his daughter, Dr Vuyo Lindelwe Mthethwa being conferred with a doctorate.

Teacher Mrs Natricia Naidoo graduated with her Masters in Education summa cum laude.

Teacher Graduates with Masters in Education Summa Cum Laude

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Matric educator, Mrs Natricia Naidoo, was ecstatic when she graduated summa cum laude with a Master’s in Education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Dr Loretta Mkhonta and her son Mr Sizwe Hlophe graduate together from UKZN.

Mother and Son Graduate with Degrees from UKZN

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Mother and son, Dr Loretta Mkhonta and Mr Sizwe Hlophe graduated at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s recent Graduation ceremonies.

Ms Mbali Sithole graduates with a Bachelor of Education degree.

Student Defies Disability to Graduate from UKZN

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Losing her hearing and suffering from hemiplegia did not prevent Ms Mbali Sithole from reaching great academic heights. Sithole defied the odds and graduated with a Bachelor of Education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Dr Anita Hiralaal graduates with her PhD in Education.

Overcoming Great Obstacles to Graduate with a PhD in Education

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Durban University of Technology Accounting lecturer Dr Anita Hiralaal, was all smiles when she was awarded her PhD in Education (Teacher Development Studies) from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Dr Nomkhosi Nzimande graduates with her PhD in Education.

PhD Graduate’s Research Explores Teachers and the Work They Do

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University of KwaZulu-Natal staffer Dr Nomkhosi Nzimande graduated with a PhD in Education for research that explored the work done by teachers. Her study delved into teacher professionalism, intensification of teachers’ work and teacher stress.

Dr Mohammed Siddique Kadwa graduates with his PhD in Education.

UKZN Research Capacity Portrays International Impact in Ground-Breaking Doctoral Study

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Dr Mohammed Siddique Kadwa graduated with a PhD in Education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal for his research into the reliability and validity of an English language placement test at a university in Saudi Arabia.

Ms Naresa Govender graduates with her Masters in Education.

Gender Based Violence Research Earns Education Student a Master’s Degree

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Research into gender-based violence earned Ms Naresa Govender, a victim herself of violence, a Masters degree in Education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Mrs Melodius Sazise Ndlovu graduates from UKZN with her Masters in Education.

UKZN Staffer Investigates Schooling Experiences of High School Learners Affected by Polygamy

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Mrs Melodius Sazise Ndlovu graduated with a Master’s in Education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal for her research that investigated the schooling experiences of high school learners who are directly or indirectly affected by polygamy. The focus was to find the voice of the child regarding polygamy as a marriage system.

Gugu Motlanthe, wife of former President of South Africa Kgalema Motlanthe congratulates her cousin Dr Nompumelelo Thabethe.

Former First Lady Congratulates UKZN Staffer

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South Africa’s former first lady, Gugu Motlanthe, wife of former President Kgalema Motlanthe, was in attendance at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Graduation ceremony to congratulate her cousin who graduated with a PhD in Education.