College of Human Sciences

Black Theology a protest against Protestantism and Catholicism

The Black Theology Society of Azania (BTSA) in the College of Human Sciences hosted a lecture by Dr Hlulani Mdingi entitled, Oh! Mama, look the dirty nigga: Black theology a protest against Protestantism and Catholicism. Read more

Reweaving the soul of the nation

“Reweaving is about rethinking our relationship with the environment and the way we treat the environment and others,” said Professor Puleng Segalo as she began a Book Discussion with author, Mmatshilo Motsei on her latest book, Reweaving the soul of the nation. Read more

Can a Prison-to-College pipeline be built in South Africa?

“It is far cheaper to educate people, than to incarcerate people,” said Professor Baz Dreisinger during an Inside-Out Outside in South African Corrections Interest group seminar. Read more

Why Zuma’s trial matters for South Africa’s constitutional democracy

Unisa's Prof Dirk Kotzé says that former South African president Jacob Zuma’s court appearance carries huge significance for the country. Read more

RIP Winnie Mandela

CHS is saddened by the loss of the mother of our nation, Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. Read more

Madiba’s granddaughter: “Mandelas are human beings, too”

As Zoleka Mandela walked across the graduation stage, it appeared as if fate had destined this year for her graduation as this is the year her grandfather would have celebrated his 100th birthday. Read more

Decolonising social work education

The most suitable entry point to decolonising education is to disrupt the classroom space, said Dr Delores Mullings (Memorial University of Newfound Land, Canada) when she was hosted by the Department of Social work in the College of Human Sciences. Read more

Queer life in the global South

The Institute for Gender Studies in the College of Human Sciences hosted a Lectures Conference themed “Queer life in the global South”. Read more

Equipping lectures with supervision skills

The Department of Christian Spirituality, Church History and Missiology in the College of Human Sciences equips its lectures with supervision skills. Read more

From security guard to archives supervisor

Jonathan Mukwevho is living proof that at Unisa it doesn’t matter where you are coming from but it matters where you are going. Read more