STRONG CALL FOR FUTURISTIC THINKING ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP MADE AT THE EDHE LEKGOTLA
Day one (25 June 2019) of the Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education (EDHE) Lekgotla currently taking place at the Durban ICC, saw thought leaders within the higher education sector sharing their expert views on how entrepreneurship can revolutionise the sector.
This year’s Lekgotla is taking place within the unifying theme of ‘entrepreneurship through the arts’...
DR VAHED EXCELS AT 2019 TEACHING RESEARCH METHODS EXCELLENCE AWARDS
One of the Durban University of Technology’s (DUT’s) mission statement is to promote excellence in teaching, technology transfer and applied research.DUT academics like Dr Anisa Vahed (senior lecturer in the Dental Technology Programme in the Dental Sciences Department and a NRF Y2 – Rated Researcher), who is passionate about promoting excellence, was given due recognition for her dedication towards her research and learning practices.
The Durban University of Technology’s (DUT’s) Deputy Vice – Chancellor: People and Operations, Dr Isaac Machi has been appointed to serve on the Board of the National Tertiary Retirement Fund (NTRF) for a term of five years.
Dr Machi said he feels honoured by this appointment and aims to make a meaningful contribution during his tenure. “It is a privilege for me to be entrusted with this enormous responsibility of being part of a team of Board members that will ensure good governance within the NTRF.
DUT’S MTHIYANE IS SELECTED AS ONE OF 20 ‘OBAMA LEADERS’ FROM SOUTH AFRICA
Making the Durban University of Technology (DUT) proud is alumnus and part – time DUT architecture lecturer Wandile Mthiyane, who has been selected as one of 20 ‘Obama Leaders’ from South Africa, to be part of the prestigious Obama Foundation cohort that will be convening in Johannesburg from 10 to 15 July 2019, for the Obama Leaders: Africa Programme.
The Obama Foundation Leaders: Africa Programme supports emerging leaders from across the continent through a one – year leadership development...