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Communication from Council (meeting of 30 November 2020)http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7866Communication from Council (meeting of 30 November 2020)Corporate Communication and Marketing / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en BemarkingCouncil expressed its deep appreciation to staff and students of the University for displaying resilience and adaptability throughout this extraordinary year, helping the institution overcome the many challenges posed by the COVID-19 crisis.
Forward together against gender-based violencehttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7749Forward together against gender-based violenceProf Wim de Villiers​: Rector and Vice-Chancellor I am pleased to announce that the joint working groups established last year to combat gender-based violence (GBV) at our institution have completed their work and published a final report. This lays the foundation for all stakeholders to go forward toget
Prof Deresh Ramjugernath appointed as SU's new Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Learning and Teachinghttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7713Prof Deresh Ramjugernath appointed as SU's new Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Learning and TeachingCorporate Communication and Marketing DivisionProf Deresh Ramjugernath (48), Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Research at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), is the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Learning and Teaching at Stellenbosch University (SU). The SU Council appointed Ramjugernath in the position at
Communication from Council (meeting of 21 September 2020)http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7704Communication from Council (meeting of 21 September 2020)Corporate Communication / Korporatiewe KommunikasieOn Monday 21 September, the Stellenbosch University (SU) Council had its third meeting of 2020. Please read on for more details.
​Re. Term 4 and level 1http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7690​Re. Term 4 and level 1Prof Wim de Villiers​: Rector and Vice-Chancellor Today marks the start of two new phases – the final term of the academic year, and level 1 of the national lockdown imposed in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Stellenbosch University involved in testing a promising Covid-19 vaccinehttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7686Stellenbosch University involved in testing a promising Covid-19 vaccineFMHS Marketing & Communications / FGGW Bemarking & Kommunikasie – Michelle GallowayStellenbosch University (SU) is part of a large international research trial testing one of the most promising Covid-19 vaccine candidates currently available.
SU partners with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation to drive student success http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7683SU partners with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation to drive student success Corporate Communication and Marketing / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en BemarkingStellenbosch University, in partnership with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, is excited to announce the launch of the Dell Young Leaders programme, enabling Stellenbosch University students from low-income backgrounds to receive increased support tow
What does the future hold for universities post-COVID-19?http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7635What does the future hold for universities post-COVID-19?Wim de VilliersThe strongest case for universities in South Africa and elsewhere on our continent to expand our e-learning offering (including fully online, blended and hybrid modes) is that we can dramatically increase our developmental impact where it is needed most.
Multiple votes of confidence in SUhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7614Multiple votes of confidence in SUWim de VilliersMessage of the Rector to members of the Stellenbosch University community
SU consolidates position on global university rankinghttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7597SU consolidates position on global university rankingCorporate Communication & Marketing / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie & Bemarking [Alec Basson]Stellenbosch University consolidated its position of the last three years on the 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), also known as the Shanghai Rankings.