A History of Pride

With Pride month being celebrated in America, we take a look back at how the fight for the LGBTQIA+ community to be recognized in our own country of South Africa …

Does this city work for you?

As the City of Cape Town cracks down on the existence of its homeless population, the question arises of if the city is truly there to serve the majority of …

Africa Day: The Origin

Africa Day: The Origin Celebrating Africa Month, the history of the African Union is reviewed   This article is exclusive to Edition 2 of VARSITY Online by Ilhām Choonara On …

Palestine and Israel: A brief background

Palestine and Israel: A Brief Background  A split-second dive into the complicated history of the Israel-Palestine territory By Josh Raynham This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 2 of …

Zuma v State: “I plead Not Guilty”

The embattled politician appears with co-accused in the Pietermaritzburg High Court to answer to 16 charges of corruption, fraud, money laundering and racketeering.     By Seth Meyer This article …

SA remains highly vulnerable to third wave

Third wave of COVID-19 approaching.    By Micha Cerf This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 1 of VARSITY News.   In recent modelling data released by the National Institute …

The Trial of Derek Chauvin

George Floyd’s murderer guilty in “trial of the century”     This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 1 of VARSITY News by Asemahle Ntoyakhe   This tribunal litigation …

Fire Break: Expectation vs. Reality

UCT students vs the procrastination trap amidst #UCTFires tragedy     By Josh Raynham  This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 1 of VARSITY News. The tragedy that was …

Jagger Library Restoration

University met with love and support at the loss of a limb.     By Ilham Choonara  This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 1 of VARSITY News.   …

UCT Surgical Society Scrub Run

  By Alana Williams This article is exclusive to the Online Edition 11 of VARSITY News.   The UCT Surgical Society Scrub Run involves a group of health sciences students, doctors …