Land Reclamation: Arms or Not?

  By Ilyia Metanoia This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   It goes without saying that growing up as a black youth …

SA’s Listeriosis hysteria

  By Milda Mojapelo This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   So, a few days ago, I bought one of my favourite …

How to Navigate First Thursdays

By Tiyani Rikhotso This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper. On the first Thursday of every month, Cape Town has art exhibitions, restaurants …

Staying Off the Grid

  By Nolitha Ngamlana This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   About a week ago, I decided to stay off social media …

Who asked you to fund my freedom?

  By Tanya Magaisa This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   I write this opinion piece with grave concern. In my studies, …

Young, Bold and Budding

  By Phophi Tshikovhi This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   UCT students start their own businesses. “We do not have to …

The Politics of Drought

  By Mbalenhle Khuzwayo This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper.   Cape Town has experienced drought stress since 2014, but the severity …

How to Stay on Top of Work

  By Sasha Broom This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper. Staying on top of your workload and making sure you don’t lose …

Crash Course in Cryptocurrency

  By Jess Worsley This article can also be found in the print Edition 2 of VARSITY Newspaper. Over the last few years you’re most likely to have heard of …

2018 Housing Crisis

Students turned away from residences for the second year in a row.   By Tessa Knight For the second year in a row, UCT residences have been overbooked and students …

Sign up or nah?

By: Thameenah Abrahams Every year, during Plaza week, student societies come out in their numbers, all decked in a row over Jammie Plaza. Some with treats, freebies and eager smiles …

Financial security at what cost?

Do you have a moral obligation to boycott recruiting firms implicated in state capture? By: Ashley Seymour     As if students need something else to worry about, the moral …