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Student news wrap 16/05/18

Attacks on schools and universities on the rise globally A recent report has shown a dramatic increase in the number of attacks on schools and...
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UJ scientists target cancer with ‘silver bullet’

A chance discussion over dinner has led to a revolutionary drug discovery by scientists at the University of Johannesburg. Silver thiocyanate phosphine complex, called...
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Student news wrap 09/05/18

News from around the world. French students fight to keep free access to universities French universities have been disrupted during exams amid student protests against planned...
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Student news wrap 02/05/18

A wrap of news from around the globe.   Ugandan students appeal suspensions for sex on campus The recent suspension of 23 students at the Islamic University...
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Government boosts bursary scheme by billions

Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor this week outlined the progress on the implementation of expanded education subsidies following former president Jacob Zuma's announcement late last...
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Student News Wrap 25/04/18

News from around the world. India waives tuition fees to draw top students from Asia, Africa India's government has begun a drive to attract more foreign...
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Student news wrap 19/04/18

News about and for students from around the world. Red Bull Can You Make It? Teams Make It to the Finish Line in Amsterdam After one...

Witsies design sensor to prevent harm in informal settlements

Two Wits engineering students are part of a team whose prototype sensor won first prize at the first Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Internet of...
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A catch up on what's happening with students around the world. 100 injured in major student protests in Bangladesh Thousands of students across Bangladesh staged protests...
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Student world news wrap 04/04/18

Student news from around the world this week. UK authorities on alert after students receive ‘Punish a Muslim Day’ letters Police and university security services across...

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