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Vice-Chancellors of foremost UK and USA universities among recipients of SU honorary degreeshttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=6018Vice-Chancellors of foremost UK and USA universities among recipients of SU honorary degreesCorporate Communication / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie (Martin Viljoen)Current and former vice-chancellors of three leading universities in the UK and the USA are among the latest group of recipients of honorary degrees from Stellenbosch University.
Research leadership and science communication go hand-in-hand, says rector at inaugural media awardshttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=6006Research leadership and science communication go hand-in-hand, says rector at inaugural media awardsCorporate Communication / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie (Martin Viljoen)The question is actually not whether you can afford to spend time on public science communication. It’s whether you can afford not to! - Vice-Chancellor at Media Awards
Rector’s Awards honour 87 students for excellent achievementhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=6007 Rector’s Awards honour 87 students for excellent achievementSandra Mulder/Corporate Communications DivisionStellenbosch University (SU) honoured 87 students last night (11 October) who excelled in areas ranging from academics to co-curricular fields at the annual Rector's Awards for Excellent Achievement.
Institute’s new offices honours first owners of house in Joubert Streethttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5997Institute’s new offices honours first owners of house in Joubert StreetLynne Rippenaar-MosesAs a way of remembering the 3 700 residents who were uprooted from central Stellenbosch because of the Group Areas Act, Stellenbosch University's Africa Open Institute on Tuesday officially named its offices after the first residents who lived there.
Research publication launched, Media Excellence Awards bestowedhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5989Research publication launched, Media Excellence Awards bestowedCorporate Communication / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie [Alec Basson]Research@SU100 – a special edition of SU’s annual research report (Research@ Stellenbosch University) was launched on Monday (8 October) and Media Excellence Awards were also bestowed on SU newsmakers and thought leaders.
Communication from Council (meeting of 26 September 2018)http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5965Communication from Council (meeting of 26 September 2018)Corporate Communication / Korporatiewe KommunikasieCouncil inter alia approved the University's mid-year financial report and noted the proposed remuneration and student fee adjustments for 2019. Reed more below.
SU again among world’s top universities on Times Higher Education rankingshttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5959SU again among world’s top universities on Times Higher Education rankingsCorporate Communication / Korporatiewe KommunikasieStellenbosch University has cemented its place among the world’s top universities based on the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
SU's movers, shakers and spinners heed the #Move4Food callhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5954SU's movers, shakers and spinners heed the #Move4Food callDevelopment & Alumni / Ontwikkeling & Alumni​They were spinning, cycling, walking and running... Stellenbosch University (SU) students, staff and alumni have come out in full support of the student-led #Move4Food campaign - raising close to one million rand in cash and donations thus far.
Video: VC to #Move4Food in Cape Town Marathonhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5939Video: VC to #Move4Food in Cape Town MarathonCorporate Communication / Korporatiewe KommunikasieProf Wim de Villiers will run the full 42,2 km to raise funds to fight food insecurity among students
Stellenbosch University boosts local economy – major study http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=5931Stellenbosch University boosts local economy – major study Corporate Communication / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie & BER/BEO Stellenbosch University (SU) has a significant impact on the economy of the Stellenbosch region. And almost one fifth of perceived economic activity in the region can be traced back to the activities of the University and its people.