UGO goes green by planting trees during 2017 National Arbour Week

UGO members pose for a photo next to one of the trees that they have recently planted It is that time of the year to get the spade out of the hut and start planting trees because the 2017 Arbour Week has arrived. The 2017 Arbor Week took place from Friday, 1 September to Thursday, […]

UIGC celebrates with Braille and South African Sign Language (SASL) graduates

More than 150 students received Braille and South African Sign Language certificates The roots of education are bitter, but the fruits are sweet. The Braille and SASL graduates have proved that learning is not age restricted. Educators from special schools around Limpopo Province gathered at the University of Venda (Univen) Senate Chambers on 29 September […]

UNIVEN Staff Make Headlines

Professor Pascal Bessong inducted into the Academy of Science of South Africa: A first for UNIVEN Professor Pascal Bessong was on 11 October 2017 inducted into the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf). According to the official release, “ASSAf has as core function to honour the country’s most outstanding scholars by electing them to […]

Effective research data management assures authenticity and integrity -Dr Bankole

The researcher must make efforts to ensure the validity of data that has been collected- Dr Bankole “Data should be stored in a manner that ensures its authenticity and integrity as well as meeting all legal and confidentiality requirements,” said Dr Awuzile Bankole, a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Built Environment at the Central […]

 Rendani Sitholimela is the best overall student of the Vice-Chancellor’s Student Academic Excellence Awards 

Following the Official Opening of the 2018 Academic Year was the Vice- Chancellor’s Student Academic Excellence Awards. The Vice-Chancellor’s Student Academic Excellence Awards took place on Thursday, 25 January 2017 at the University Auditorium. Rendani Sitholimela displaying his certificates and trophies he received for his hard work Rendani Sitholimela (21), a Computer Science and Information […]