15 June 2016
Volume: 4
Issue: 27
Professor Lindy Stiebel and Professor Michael Chapman with their recently launched book Writing Home.

UKZN Academics Launch Book on Lewis Nkosi

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English Studies academics Emeritus Professor Lindy Stiebel and Emeritus Professor Michael Chapman launched their book titled: Writing Home at Ikes Books and Collectables in Durban.

Ilebhu yase-UKZN ye-MACE ihlose ukugcina imvelo yasolwandle ihlanzekile.

Ilebhu yase-UKZN Ye-MACE Ibiyingxenye yohlelo lukamabonakude lwe-SABC i-50/50

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UDkt Deborah Robertson-Andersson noMnu Gan Moodley kanye nabafundi babo baselebhu ye-MACE bebeyingxenye yohlelo lwe-SABC i-50/50 esiqeshini ebesihambelana nosuku lomhlaba i-Earth Day ngaphansi kwesihloko esithi Ubhubhane Locwazi: KZN.

Professor Allison Goebel.

Female Headed Households a Centre of Discussion at Seminar

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A seminar which explored the challenges facing women-headed households under the topic: “On their Own: Women, Urbanisation, and the Right to the City in South Africa”, was recently held on UKZN’s Howard College campus.

A selection of works designed by UKZN Digital Arts students.

Digital Arts Students Display Work at Jack Heath Gallery

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Senior and honours Digital Arts students exhibited their 3D work and comic books at the Jack Heath Gallery at UKZN’s Centre for Visual Art (CVA).

Dr Simon Pete Worden.

Life in Outer Space Topic of ex-NASA Director’s Presentation

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The search for life in outer space was discussed by the former Director of NASA’s Ames Research, Dr S. Pete Worden, during a presentation at UKZN.

From left: Ms Thembale Nkomo; Ms Mahle Myaka; Ms Nangamso Rozani; Ms Amanda Mlomo; Ms Sithabile Mwelane; Ms Mandy Bergsma, Donor Recruitment Specialist,The Sunflowerfund; Ms Lwandile Vilani and Ms Fanele Makhanya.

Help Save Someone’s Life and Celebrate World Blood Donor Month this June

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The theme of this year’s World Blood Donor Month campaign is ‘Blood connects us all’. It focuses on thanking blood donors and highlights the dimension of sharing and connection between blood donors and patients.

A united team moving the College of Health Sciences forward.

College of Health Services Striving for Excellence through Team Building

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Staff of the College of Health Science’s office recently visited Tala Game Reserve as part of a very successful team building activity to enhance social relations and develop a shared understanding.

The winning team: Mr Rudi Wies, Mr Steffen Wies and Mr Mahomed Osman.

Three UKZN Accounting Students in Top 12 of International Competition

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A UKZN team of three third year Accounting students has finished in the Top 12 of an international business management case study competition and will now compete for a place in the semi-finals.

Professor Bernardo Rodrigues.

Mathematics Academic Selected for Fulbright Scholarship and INSPIRE Programme

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Professor Bernardo Rodrigues of the Discipline of Mathematics in UKZN’s School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science (SMSCS) has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship for the 2016/17 period as well as being selected by the INSPIRE Erasmus Mundus project to undertake an Academic Staff mobility visit to Ghent University in Belgium.

Social Work lecturers and final year students.

Final Year Social Work Students Take Oath

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Final year Social Work students in the School of Applied Human Sciences recently took part in an oath taking ceremony in which they made a solemn declaration before their peers and lecturers to honour the social work profession and always adhere to the ethical code of the profession as contained in the Social Service Professions Act.