20 June 2018
Volume: 6
Issue: 29
uDkt Ajay Singh, uDkt Tivani Mashmba-Thompson kanye no Dkt Kenneth B Christopher emcimbini wokuthweswa iziqu ze-GCSRT obubanjelwe eSikoleni SezobuDokotela e-Harvard.

Isifundiswa Sase UKZN Senza Ezibukwayo eSikoleni SezobuDokotela e-Havard

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Isifundiswa sase UKZN, uDkt Tivani P Mashamba-Thompson, useqede izifundo ngocwaningo kwezokwelapha eSikoleni sezobuDokotela e-Havard waphinda wathola ukunconywa ngocwaningo lwakhe.

From left: Dr Sally Frost, University Relations Director (Acting), Mr Zamokuhle Manqele, Ms Zoleka Shangase and Ms Nombuso Mtshali, Head: International Student Office.

UKZN Students Jet Off to India on Leadership Programme

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Two UKZN postgraduate students recently jetted off to India where they will represent UKZN in a youth leadership programme that will broaden their horizons.

Mr Bonginkosi Shozi (right) and Dr Donrich Thaldar, on the steps of the Palace of Justice in Pretoria.

Law Student Experiences Law in Action

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Mr Bonginkosi Shozi, a master’s student at UKZN’s Law School, got to experience the world of legal practice up close as he accompanied his dissertation supervisor, Dr Donrich Thaldar, to the Pretoria High Court.

From left: Ms Rosanta Padayachee, Pro Group; Miss Ntando Luthuli, UKZN; Mr Lindo Mzolo, UKZN; Mr Jeeva Govender, PRO Group; Mrs Siphiwe Mathonsi, UKZN; Professor Fanie Botha, UKZN, and Dr Ben Bilenge, Greys Hospital.

New Student Residence Handover

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‘Thank you for your professionalism and delivering on time,’ UKZN’s College of Health Sciences Director: College Professional Services, Professor Fanie Botha, was heard saying whilst accepting keys to the College’s newly refurbished student residence at Grey's Hospital in Pietermaritzburg.

SAMRO Bursary recipients from left: Ms Lihle James, Ms Nothando Maphumulo, Ms Nomfundo Zuma and Ms Slindile Dlamini.

Prestigious Music Bursaries for Humanities Students

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Nine students from the College of Humanities are proud recipients of the 2018 Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO) Bursaries for study in music performance.

Event co-ordinator, Ms Preshnee Singh, showcasing specimen displays at the Frank Bush Zoological Museum.

International Museum Day Puts Treasured Specimens on Show

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The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Pietermaritzburg campus commemorated the 41st International Museum Day at the Frank Bush Zoological Museum.

Attendees at the international colloquium on Creating Space for Local Solutions in the Global Knowledge Economy recently hosted by UKZN.

UKZN hosts International Colloquium on IKS and the Global Knowledge Economy

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The Centre in Indigenous Knowledge Systems (CIKS) recently hosted an international colloquium on Creating Space for Local Solutions in the Global Knowledge Economy. 

Scholarships Committee Chair, Professor Bala Pillay (right), congratulates Mr Matthew Bedderson, a Sports Scholarship recipient, on his swimming achievements.

Humanities Student Bags Gold at SA Senior National Swimming Championships

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First-year Social Sciences student, Mr Matthew Bedderson, scooped two gold medals and one silver at the South African Senior National Swimming Championships held in Port Elizabeth recently.

Ms Priyanka Naidoo

UKZN Law Alumna Now a Harvard Graduate

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When summa cum laude graduate Ms Priyanka Naidoo was awarded the Emma Smith Overseas Scholarship at the 2016 UKZN Scholarship Awards ceremony, she was already pursuing a Master’s in International Criminal Law.

UKZN alumni, friends and staff at the Oceans 8 movie evening.

Fun at Oceans 8 Screening for UKZN Alumni

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Fun was had by 120 alumni who attended the special preview screening of the much anticipated Oceans 8 movie at Musgrave Centre in Durban on 14 June 2018.

Professor Nana Poku, Professor Bala Pillay, Professor Busi Ncama, Professor Stephen Mutula, and Professor Albert Modi.

UKZN Appoints Campus Directors

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The University of KwaZulu-Natal has appointed Campus Directors to manage activities on all its campuses.

Participants at the School of Life Science Research Day.

Postgraduate School of Life Science Research Day a Success

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The School of Life Science hosted their annual Research Day at the Pietermaritzburg campus which proved successful.

RLEDI Winter School participants.

GSB&L Hosts Local Economic Development Winter School

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Effective Local Government for Radical Economic Transformation was the theme of the recently held Regional and Local Economic Development Initiative (RLEDI) Winter School.