It is a growing tendency in countries such as the UK, Australia, New Zealand and the USA to implement services to look after the wellbeing of players/athletes. The North-West University (NWU) has partnered with MyPlayers, the official organisation of the professional rugby players in South Africa, to offer players the resources they need in order to look after their mental health.
Two researchers on shocks in Active Galaxies from the Centre for Space Research at the North-West University have been granted 50 million processing hours on a supercomputer at the Gauss Supercomputer Centre in Germany.
It is Friday evening, 13 May at Vodaworld in Midrand during the ATKV Media Feather awards. The category for best presenter at a campus radio station is announced. She feels the lump in her throat growing until it wants to choke her. Her heart is pounding in her chest and she strains her ears. And the winner is …
Small businesses have a big impact, especially in a country where economic freedom is still a mere aspiration for nearly 8.2 million unemployed South Africans. This startling statistic really hits home when one considers the reality that one in every three people in South Africa cannot find a sustainable job.
It is almost time for the annual Alumni Gala Event of the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University and you are invited!
While emotional intelligence is still a fairly new notion in sport, it certainly is not an unfamiliar concept: just think about the ability of high-level athletes who are seemingly able to “switch themselves on” to consistently heighten their performances.
More than 3 000 students of the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU Vaal) benefitted from the recent Career Week which took place from 17-19 May 2016.
The Faculty of Human and Social Sciences on the Mafikeng Campus of the North-West University (NWU) recently presented a public lecture titled: “Will the National Development Plan (NDP) reach its target of 6% growth rate eliminating poverty and reducing inequality by 2030?”
Prof Llewellyn E van Zyl from the Research Focus Area Optentia on the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU Vaal), has been invited to participate in the prestigious CuriousU International Summer School to be held at the University of Twente in Enshede, in the Netherlands, this coming August.
Prof Llewellyn E van Zyl from the Research Focus Area Optentia, on the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU Vaal), was recently invited to present at the third annual ethics event of the Society for Industrial and Organisational Psychology of South Africa (SOIPSA).
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