Wim de Villiers
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What does the future hold for universities post-COVID-19?https://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 SUhttps://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 rankinghttps://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.
SU Media Statement: Court order of 13 August 2020https://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7587SU Media Statement: Court order of 13 August 2020Corporate Communication & Marketing / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en BemarkingIn the interest of good corporate governance, transparency and accountability, Stellenbosch University (SU) provides context and background to the court order delivered in the Western Cape High Court on Thursday 13 August 2020
SU holds first virtual staff assemblyhttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7554SU holds first virtual staff assemblyCorporate Communication/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie [Rozanne Engel]Stellenbosch University (SU) has “achieved a lot in a short space of time”, and as staff “we have also learnt a lot together”, which has helped SU move forward during this unprecedented time.
'Welcome back, and all the best with the second semester'https://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7529'Welcome back, and all the best with the second semester'Wim de VilliersCopy of message emailed to staff and students on 27 July 2020
'Six months of COVID-19, and the challenges that still lie ahead'https://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"
Communication from Council (meeting of 22 June 2020)https://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7458Communication from Council (meeting of 22 June 2020)Corporate Communication / Korporatiewe KommunikasieThe meeting was conducted on an online collaboration platform in compliance with the national lockdown regulations to curb the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
'Too little, too late' – COVID-19 op-ed by Profs Wim de Villiers and Eugene Cloetehttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7351'Too little, too late' – COVID-19 op-ed by Profs Wim de Villiers and Eugene CloeteWim de Villiers & Eugene Cloete'While the majority of people who contract COVID-19 will survive, the lockdown is destroying the livelihoods of millions.'
E-learning is here to stayhttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7308E-learning is here to stayWim de VilliersOnline teaching and learning holds significant benefits for both teachers and students, writes Prof Wim de Villiers*.