News & Media

Unisa water tests reveal startling clues about health and lifestyles in SA

Traces of heroin, cocaine, statins, fibrins, and other drugs, both medicinal and recreational, are showing up in treated wastewater in Gauteng. Read more

Building a partnership in bioscience, engineering, and environmental science

Delegates from Ghent University visited Unisa earlier in March to discuss strengthening ties between the two institutions. Read more

Giving to Unisa has now become easier

You can now either make an electronic funds transfer or use your credit card to help the university shape futures and define tomorrow. Read more

Unisa’s youngest female PhD star sparkles shiningly

Dr Shandré Jansen van Rensburg received the 2017 Elsevier Women in Research award for the youngest female doctoral graduate last year. Read more

Magnetising book attracts award

The Unisa Press Hiddingh-Currie Award 2017 has been bestowed upon editors Professor Megan Lewis and Dr Anton Krueger for Magnet Theatre: Three decades of making space. 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

Chance 2 Advance initiates 2018 service in Orange Farm

The project provided high quality community learning opportunities for the purpose of community empowerment. Read more

Best and brightest researchers take their place in the spotlight

A grand total of 71 research awards were handed out when Unisa held its annual Research & Innovation awards ceremony. Read more

Source of listeriosis outbreak found

The statistics as at 2 March 2018 showed that the current listeriosis outbreak had caused close to 180 fatalities and almost 950 laboratory-confirmed cases of listeriosis in South Africa since December 2017. Read more