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UFS develops low-tech approaches to learning and teaching

Although the planning horizon for the opening of the University of the Free State (UFS) for staff and students is 20 April 2020, spokesperson of...

Promotion: UFS hosts Principals Breakfast

The relationship between the University of the Free State (UFS) and high schools in Bloemfontein and the region remains vital to the successful recruitment...

Student arrested for allegedly stealing cello worth R60 000

Police in Bloemfontein have traced and confiscated a 25-year-old cello worth R60 000 after it was stolen during an orchestra performance at the University of...

UFS wins big at 2019 MACE awards

On 28 November 2019, the department made a big splash at the national Marketing, Advancement, and Communication in Education (MACE) 2019 Excellence Awards, winning...

Access to water and food is a social justice issue

Research shows that “access to water and food remains critical to the survival and stability of any nation”. This is according to a team...

FSDoH partners with UFS for safety

The Free State Department of Health, together with the University of the Free State (UFS), are taking hands to boost safety of Health Sciences...

Thaba Nchu man amazes with Cum Laude Maths PhD

A congratulatory Facebook post for 29-year-old Gaongalelwe Maribe, who recently obtained his doctorate in mathematical statistics from the University of the Free State (UFS)...

UFS Accounting students win Project Alpha competition

A few years ago the news was saturated with Volkswagen’s (VW) fuel emission scandal. “Dieselgate”. Investigations in the US found the German automaker guilty...

Safety of Pelonomi staff a concern

The attempted rape of a medical intern at Pelonomi Hospital in Bloemfontein has cast a very dark cloud on the safety of the health...

Research explores solution for electricity generation

With a constant increase in the price of electricity, any innovation to replace this necessity in our daily lives is welcome. The University of the...

Three Kovsies off to Netball World Cup

Exactly one quarter of the South African netball team to the World Cup tournament in England in July will consist of current and former...

AfriForum appeals removal of Steyn statue

AfriForum has appealed the decision to remove the statue of former president of the Orange Free State, Martinus Theunis Steyn, from the University of...

UFS student wins architectural award

University of the Free State (UFS) student Samuel Pellissier is the regional winner of the 32nd Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Award. Pellissier...

Graduate brings First Lady to Kovsies

After dropping out of university due to a financial crisis, Thapelo Chacha was handed over to lawyers. He was facing a debt he had...

Making South Africa fit again

Participants of the 2019 BestMed Pedometer Challenge will start to improve their health step by step after the University of the Free State (UFS)...

Thuli Madonsela to speak at UFS graduation

Adv. Thuli Madonsela will be heading for City of Roses next week for the April graduation ceremonies of the University of the Free State...

UFS drama students ‘thrown to the wolves’

Second year drama students from the University of the Free State (UFS) will tackle the controversial drama, The Wolves, from 10 to 12 April...

Create artwork inspired by mathematics

To encourage learners to recognise mathematics in the world around them and bring it to life, the Govan Mbeki Mathematics Development Centre (GMMDC) at...