SRC and Habib share Wits vision


Wits’ new vice chancellor and its SRC president have similar visions for the future of the university in the next ten years which they expressed in different ways yesterday at Professor Adam Habib’s installation ceremony. Habib was officially appointed as Wits’ vice chancellor and principal in a ceremony presided over by Wits chancellor Justice Dikgang…

Cool kid on campus: Tom Revington


Thomas “Tom” Revington is a long-haired indie kid, who is a student by day and a rock star by night. The fourth year film student is the guitarist and ukulele player in indie-bele band Shortstraw. His other talents include beat boxing and playing on an electric drum kit. He lives in a commune in Emmarentia…

Mo Fayah, no fire drill


by Nokuthula Manyathi and Shandukani Mulaudzi Work in University Corner was disrupted on Tuesday afternoon when a fire broke out in the lifts on the 13th floor, and Wits Vuvuzela has since discovered that no fire drills have been held in the building since at least 2010. Brigitte Reid, fire marshal for the 11th floor,…

VIDEO: Melinda Bam at Wits


Former Miss South Africa Melinda Bam was the keynote speaker at Wits’s Student Development and Leadership Unit (SDLU)’s networking connection seminar on Wednesday. Bam spoke to students about the importance of networking and also following their passions. Bam said she was passionate about inspiring young women. Bam who is also part of the National Executive…