Fashion fuses with décor in innovative Decorex SA feature

Fashion fuses with décor in innovative Decorex SA feature: Anita Bloom, Creative Director at Decorex SA, wearing the official jewellery for Decorex SA 2019 by Fabrikate Studio If there’s one thing the recent Oscar awards’ ceremony showed us, it’s that fashion isn’t just about what you wear. Fashion sends a message. Fashion reflects our personalities. And fashion unites us. “Fashion has always played an important role historically, from the opulent clothing of the Victorian era to the roaring 20s, and beyond! The material, colours and textures … [Read more...]

Urban Organic Farming – An Innovative Solution to Unemployment and Food Insecurity

Urban Organic Farming – An Innovative Solution to Unemployment and Food Insecurity: The use of urban organic farming to address employment creation and income generation for a sustainable livelihood was explored at a workshop held at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN). Director of the Department of Science and Technology-National Research Foundation Centre in Indigenous Knowledge Systems, Professor Hassan Kaya, said the workshop and site visits to urban organic farming initiatives were held to create knowledge and awareness on the … [Read more...]

UKZN’s Mechanical Engineering Open Day to Showcase the Best of Innovative Student Engineering

UKZN’s Mechanical Engineering Open Day to Showcase the Best of Innovative Student Engineering: There is feverish activity and an atmosphere of excited anticipation in the corridors of UKZN’s discipline of Mechanical Engineering. Students and staff alike are hard at work preparing for the annual Mechanical Engineering Open Day, scheduled to take place on Friday 20 October 2017 at the Unite School of Engineering building, Howard College Campus. This highlight of UKZN Mechanical Engineering’s academic calendar showcases the best of innovative … [Read more...]

Innovative Entrepreneurship Programme Being Launched at UKZN

Innovative Entrepreneurship Programme Being Launched at UKZN: The SHAPE Action Research Team. Management academic Dr Thea van der Westhuizen, together with colleagues from different disciplines in the College of Law and Management Studies and her full time masters and PhD students, will host an entrepreneurship initiative on UKZN’s Westville campus titled “SHAPE (Shifting Hope Activating Potential Entrepreneurship) Programme”. The initiative will run for 12 consecutive weeks. Her students – Ms Fezile Sikhakhane, Ms Sindiswa Msomi, Mr … [Read more...]