WATCH | Former UKZN student offers R10 000 reward for finding protester who assaulted professor

Durban in the News: WATCH | Former UKZN student offers R10 000 reward for finding protester who assaulted professor: A former University of KwaZulu-Natal student is offering a R10 000 reward for finding a protester who assaulted a professor during ongoing protests this week. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Professor Albert Modi Elected Deputy Chairperson of National Agricultural Research Forum

Professor Albert Modi Elected Deputy Chairperson of National Agricultural Research Forum: Professor Albert Thembinkosi Modi, the acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science (CAES), has been elected Deputy Chairperson of the National Agricultural Research Forum (NARF). ‘It is a great honour to be appointed as NARF Deputy Chair,’ said Modi. ‘This role will allow me to make a significant contribution to the development of South African Agricultural Science and Technology, and in addition, to pursue the … [Read more...]

Congratulations to Professor Colleen Downs!

Congratulations to Professor Colleen Downs!: Congrats to Prof Colleen Downs – winner of a National Science and Technology Forum Award for Research Capacity Development – SA’s ‘Science Oscars’! … [Read more...]

UKZN Honorary Professor Awarded University Fellowships

UKZN Honorary Professor Awarded University Fellowships: Judge Malcolm Wallis. Judge Malcolm Wallis of the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) and Honorary Professor at the School of Law at UKZN, has been awarded two visiting fellowships at Oxford University. Wallis will travel to the UK during the Michaelmas term (1 October – 31 December) while on long-leave from the SCA. Wallis will be one of the inaugural visitors to the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights, headed by Justice Catherine (Kate) O’Regan, a former justice of the South African … [Read more...]