Not many university campuses in South Africa can boast with canoeing as a competitive sporting code, but at the North-West University’s Vaal Triangle Campus (NWU Vaal), the sport is going from strength to strength.
The football club of the North-West University’s Vaal Triangle Campus has signalled their intentions for the remainder of the season by announcing the signing of four new players from the ranks of the Kaizer Chiefs Football Academy.
For third year education student, Nico “Spekkies” van Tonder, the year 2017 could not have started any better. Nico, who plays for the NWU Vaal Rugby Club, will be joining the North-West University’s Varsity Cup squad for the 2017 rendition of this very competitive and prestigious competition.
Many well-known photographers have produced incredible images that have stood the test of time, but it is not only their photographs that are inspirational. Good photographers have acute insight into the creative process and guide others in the way in they think about subjects and scenes. One such a photographer is Ettienne van Rensburg, alumnus of the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU).
No proper cricket star has ever been deterred by a cool spring breeze! In spite of some pretty cool conditions, the cricket field was covered with abuzz with activity as more than 500 little lads, and a young lady or two, attended the annual KFC mini cricket day at the North-West University Vaal Triangle Campus (NWU Vaal).
On Friday, 7 October 2016, the North-West University (NWU) honoured its top alumni at an awards ceremony in Sandton. This year the coveted award for Excellence in Sport was awarded to Shanté Bukes, an alumna of the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU Vaal).