Reduce the Use

  By Anna Cocks This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 6 of VARSITY News.   As we come to the end of plastic-free July, I think it is …

VC Phakeng Awarded Honorary Degree

  By Sasha Broom This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 6 of VARSITY News.   On Monday 22nd July, Vice-Chancellor Mamokgheti Phakeng was awarded a Doctor of Science, honoris …

The Lion King: Hakuna Matata?

  By Refentse Malatji and Anna Cocks This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 6 of VARSITY News.   Many viewers find themselves conflicted about how they feel about the …

Food Combining: Fad or Fact?

  By Tiyani Rikhotso This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 6 of VARSITY News.   Food combining has ancient roots in Ayurvedic medicine but has become popularised in recent …

Silence is Deafening

  By Christopher Williamson This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 6 of VARSITY News.   A call for an end to Gender Based Violence (GBV) has been voiced, yet …

Simple and Tasty Vegan Lunch Ideas

  Article provided by Vegilicious UCT   If you are interested in including more plant-based meals into your diet but find yourself struggling to put together a tasty meal, here …

The Secret Ingredient…Palm Oil

  By Stephanie Wild  This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 5 of VARSITY News.   You may not know much about palm oil, but you have probably consumed it …

Nominations for UCT Chancellor are Open

  By  This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 5 of VARSITY News.   On May 9th, UCT announced via email an invitation for the nominations of possible candidates …

The Art of Multi-tasking

  By Anna Cocks This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 5 of VARSITY News.   As we approach the end of this incredibly long semester, the desire to look …

Sugar: how much is too much?

  By Brad Brinkley This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 5 of VARSITY News.   South Africa has the largest prevalence of obesity within sub-Saharan Africa. This is linked …