Bernedette Muthien, internationally known South African expert on issues of gender equity, nonviolence, and gender-based violence, will act as keynote speaker during the 8th International Conference on Social Sciences (ICSS) – a collaboration between the North-West University’s Vaal Triangle Campus (NWU Vaal) and the Social Sciences Research Society in Turkey.
Three PhD students from the Optentia research focus area on the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU) recently invited role players from the community to join them around the boardroom table to discuss the very real problem of unemployment.
Prof Vera Roos from the Optentia Research Focus Area at the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU), and her research collaborator Prof Jaco Hoffman (NWU Potchefstroom Campus) recently received funding to implement an intervention resulting from research about a municipal care system for older persons.
To the winner goes the spoils! The weekend saw North-West University (NWU) alumna Shannon Roscher (25) being announced as the 2017 Woman of Stature: Youth Ambassador during a glitzy ceremony held at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg.
When you listen to Jerry Lesele and Mpho Masia talking about their time as students of the North-West University’s Vaal Triangle Campus (NWU), it becomes clear that their university experience was about much more than just graduating.
To the victors go the spoils – or in this case, the Faranani off-campus residence of the Vaal Triangle Campus of the North-West University (NWU). As winners of the 2017 rendition of the First Years Carnival, the residence was awarded a cash prize of R10 000 by Prof Linda du Plessis, acting campus rector.
Trafficking in persons is a serious crime and a grave violation of human rights. Every year, thousands of men, women and children fall prey to traffickers, in their own countries and abroad. Unfortunately, human trafficking is also a reality in South Africa.