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 …

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 …

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 …

Youth Voters Plummeting in SA?

  By Arin Barry This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 5 of VARSITY News.     There was a 47% drop in registered 18 and 19-year-olds for the 2019 …

A thought on the up and coming varsities

  By Sinothando Siyolo This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 4 of VARSITY News.   President Cyril Ramaphosa indicated that his administration intends to build multiple new universities. …

Is Slime the new anti-depressant?

  By  This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 4 of VARSITY News.   Videos of slime and hot knives cutting through surfaces are taking Instagram and YouTube by …

Herbal Healing

  By Tiyani Rikhotso This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 4 of VARSITY News.   Nature always has our back with natural remedies that we can reach for whenever …

Mind Over Matter(s)

  By Tiyani Rikhotso This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 4 of VARSITY News.   As exams loom around the corner, stress and anxiety might be creeping up on …

The Perils of Social Media

  By Iyanla Vanzant This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 4 of VARSITY News.   In the age of social media, comparison is the plague of the human spirit. …