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New podcast highlights SU researchhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7472New podcast highlights SU researchCorporate Communication/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie [Rozanne Engel]Stellenbosch University (SU) has recently launched a new podcast channel highlighting current topics and innovative research done at the University.
Disinfection tunnels for Covid-19 have negligible benefit and are potentially dangeroushttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7474Disinfection tunnels for Covid-19 have negligible benefit and are potentially dangerousShaheen Mehtar, Shabir A Madhi & Marc MendelsonHaving communicated with a number of companies who are marketing and selling these, we have yet to get a straight answer regarding what basis they market these products on and what evidence exists on its effectiveness in preventing Covid-19 infection.
‘Everyone can make a difference’http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7473‘Everyone can make a difference’Development & Alumni / Ontwikkeling & AlumniAs a young boy growing up in the Eastern Cape, Sven Weidner always wanted to lend a helping hand to those in need. He believes that no effort is too small to make a change.
'Six months of COVID-19, and the challenges that still lie ahead'http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7475'Six months of COVID-19, and the challenges that still lie ahead'Wim de VilliersMessage of the Rector to members of the SU community: "Our race has only just begun"
Maties expert assists COVID-19 task force to make sports events saferhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7469Maties expert assists COVID-19 task force to make sports events saferFMHS Marketing & Communication / FGGW Bemarking & KommunikasieA sports and exercise medicine expert from SU is a member of a high-level international task force that has developed a free online tool to help event organisers to assess and mitigate the COVID-19 risk during endurance sports events.
Book launched that explores the lasting effects of race and racism in SA societyhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7470Book launched that explores the lasting effects of race and racism in SA societyUSBUSB hosts book launch for 'Fault Lines' that explores the lasting effects of race and racism in South African
Stellenbosch University Associate Professor Receives Georg Forster Awardhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7471Stellenbosch University Associate Professor Receives Georg Forster AwardLawProfessor Theo Broodryk, Associate Professor of Law, was recently awarded the prestigious Georg Forster Fellowship Award of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in Germany.
Support for lecturers during "Emergency Remote Teaching, Learning and Assessment"http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7464Support for lecturers during "Emergency Remote Teaching, Learning and Assessment"Claudia SwartThe onset of COVID-19 has necessitated us to replace our face-to-face interaction with students during Semester 1 and the foreseeable future with preparing and instituting “Emergency Remote Teaching, Learning and Assessment” (ERT).
Resuming the national school nutrition programme is a vital test for children’s socio-economic rightshttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7466Resuming the national school nutrition programme is a vital test for children’s socio-economic rightsSandra LiebenbergThe outcome of the case concerning children’s rights to food and basic education, to be argued before the Gauteng North High Court on Thursday, will shape the terrain for achieving effective accountability for socio-economic rights in SA for years
Cigarette ban objections shrouded in murky history of tobacco http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7467Cigarette ban objections shrouded in murky history of tobacco Elijah DoroThe murky political history of tobacco offers the opportunity to dispassionately unpack the puritanical, moral, industrial protectionist and scientific arguments for and against the cigarette ban.