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Celebrating and unpacking the contribution of non-profit organisations to societyhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10646Celebrating and unpacking the contribution of non-profit organisations to societyDaniel BuganThe Department of Business Management, within the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, recently held a Non-profit Symposium to honour the enormous contribution of the industry to South African society.
Economic theories useful to understand data about human behaviour – Prof Rulof Burger http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10605Economic theories useful to understand data about human behaviour – Prof Rulof Burger Corporate Communication and Marketing/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en BemarkingProf Rulof Burger combines microeconomic theories and econometric methods (using mathematical and statistical methods to analyse economic data) to make sense of data about human behaviour and to assess the impact of specific policy interventions.
Freedom Day: 30 years of hits and misses http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10591Freedom Day: 30 years of hits and misses Corporate Communication and Marketing/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en BemarkingIn celebration of Freedom Day, experts at Stellenbosch University looked back at the hits and misses of the last 30 years regarding the realisation of the freedoms guaranteed in our Constitution.
"I will always be a very loyal Matie" - Farewell to Prof Kobus Van Schalkwykhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10588"I will always be a very loyal Matie" - Farewell to Prof Kobus Van SchalkwykDaniel BuganProfessor Kobus van Schalkwyk retires
SU shines at chartered accountants’ exam, with two students in prestigious top tenhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10560SU shines at chartered accountants’ exam, with two students in prestigious top ten Corporate Communication & Marketing / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie & Bemarking [Anél Lewis]Two Stellenbosch University (SU) students have excelled in the January 2024 South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) Initial Test of Competence (ITC), making it onto the prestigious Top 10 candidates list.
A focus on pursuing and sharing knowledgehttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10550A focus on pursuing and sharing knowledgeSuppliedAfter about three years leading the Africa Centre team as interim director, Dr Munya Saruchera is stepping down to focus more of his time and energy on teaching, research and collaboration.
SU awards honorary doctorates to economic expertshttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10539SU awards honorary doctorates to economic expertsCorporate Communication and Marketing/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en BemarkingStellenbosch University (SU) awarded honorary doctorates to two economic experts Profs Leonard Wantchekon and James Robinson at its March graduation.
World Consumer Rights Day: Consumers should remain sceptical of AI http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10510World Consumer Rights Day: Consumers should remain sceptical of AI Lisa EsterhuyzenArtificial intelligence has become an integral part of the core products and services that customers use. Nevertheless, consumers should remain sceptical of AI outputs
International Women’s Day: Promote gender equalityhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10500International Women’s Day: Promote gender equalityCorporate Communication and Marketing/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en BemarkingInternational Women’s Day is celebrated annually on 8 March. In opinion pieces for the media, experts at Stellenbosch University emphasise the importance of gender equality in all spheres of society.
Inclusive education helps students thrive academically, socially http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10492Inclusive education helps students thrive academically, socially Anika Berning-Van ZylInclusive teaching and learning practices in higher education are important because embracing diversity not only cultivates empathy, understanding, and mutual respect among students, but also empowers them to thrive academically and socially.