Wits University has started the new year on a positive note.
School maths added to the general mood of public worry in 2016. But there was a plus.
How do you get from a small South African town to the CEO’s office in a Fortune 500 company? By looking for the good in people.
The artist Judith Mason (BA FA 1961) died in December 2016 in White River.
What should you be able to accomplish as a result of studying at Wits?
A new space opens for Wits treasures
About 415-million people worldwide have diabetes – and almost half don’t know they have it. The consequences can be devastating.
Wits links the past and present again, giving an identity to the dead.
Medical alumni continue to advance frontiers
Engineers cut out an unnecessary step
Change futures – your own included
A new year, a new skill. Consider taking a course to keep your Wits edge.
A hidden message in the Wits coat of arms? Hmm…
Two Witsies are doing what they can to preserve and share our natural environment
Stories of South Africa, at a human pace
Great value for alumni: gym on campus for only R250 a month!
Thomas Hamilton Bothwell, Emeritus Professor of Medicine and an Honorary Professorial Research Fellow at the University of the Witwatersrand, died in Bergvliet.
Fiction, history, popular science – it’s all there in our alumni bookshelf
Can a dog smell a puff adder? If not, why not?
Expert animal trainer Shannon McKay (BSc Hons 2011, MSc 2014) trained the dogs that were used in Wits research into puffadders’ chemical camouflage.
How should we fund higher education? As the Heher Commission deliberates on submissions made and students consider their position, the debate continues.
An increase in Wits’ research output has paid off with an improvement in the University’s global ranking.
Alumni Prof Lyn Wadley and Dr Nicole de Wet have received South African Women in Science awards.
Digital or human, there are all kinds of characters on campus.
Bring the kids and make art!
Wits rowing star Colleen Orsmond (BCom 1995) was the Sport Manager for rowing at the Rio Olympic Games.
Alumni in America, meet Nooshin Erfani-Ghadimi.
Wits Plus, the Centre for Part-Time Studies, offers working professionals a unique opportunity to upgrade their qualifications and improve their skills profile.