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UFS ignored red flags, says AfriForum

The University of the Free State (UFS) ignored several red flags warning of the supposed unconstitutionality of its new language policy. This was part of...

Book by UFS alumnus launched in Bfn

Ace Moloi, author of Holding My Breath, describes his memoir as a graveside conversation with his late mother. In the book, he lays bare...

Academic activities at UFS Qwaqwa campus to start next week

Academic activities at the University of the Free State’s (UFS) Qwaqwa campus will only start next week. This after the campus was shut down during...

UFS Qwaqwa campus reopens

The University of the Free State’s (UFS) Qwaqwa campus has reopened on Wednesday after it was shut down last week. The Student Representative Council’s Secretary,...

Local drama students awarded National Arts Council bursaries

The National Arts Council (NAC) has recently awarded R100 000 to ten Drama students at the University of the Free State (UFS). Eight years...

UFS Qwaqwa campus students should return next week

The University of the Free State’s (UFS) Student Representative Council (SRC) at the Qwaqwa campus says students should return to campus next week. SRC Secretary,...

UFS Vice Chancellor, Jonathan Jansen, in talks with Qwaqwa SRC members

Some of the University of the Free State’s Student Representative Council (SRC) members at the Qwaqwa campus are currently in talks with the institution’s...

Statement by Prof Jonathan Jansen, Vice-Chancellor and Rector of the UFS

On 31 August 2016, I will be stepping down as Vice-Chancellor and Rector of the University of the Free State (UFS). Since my initial appointment...

Prof Jonathan Jansen steps down as UFS Vice-Chancellor and Rector

Statement by Judge Ian van der Merwe, Chairperson: UFS Council Prof. Jonathan Jansen will step down as Vice-Chancellor and Rector of the University of...

UFS rugby brawl: Involved students’ names will not be released

The University of the Free State (UFS) will not release the names of students who were issued with disciplinary notices for their alleged involvement...

‘Together we can eradicate racism’

"Faith-based organisations and sport play huge roles in eradicating racism." These were the words of Sean Moodley of the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation in Bloemfontein at...

South Africans should focus on the events before 1994

According to Sean Moodley of the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation, South Africans shouldn’t focus on what happened after the year 1994 but rather the events...

UFS management reaches an agreement with workers

Earlier on Thursday, the management of the University of the Free (UFS) reached an agreement with contract workers about negotiations towards outsourcing, as well as...

No disruptions at UFS registration

The University of the Free State says there hasn’t been any disruptions since they started registration processes. According to university spokesperson, Lacea Loader, the higher...

Cactus pear can also be vegetable staple

Alba du Toit, a food sciences Phd student and consumer science lecturer, shows how to use a knife to gently slice away the glochids – or nobs where the thorns are - and cut off the outer edge of the cladode.

Prof Habib gives open lecture at UFS

Professor Adam Habib talking about his new book, South Africa's Suspended Revolution: Hopes and Prospects. PHOTO: THANDI XABA

UFS launch IdeaStart Accelerator Programme

UFS launch the IdeaStart Accelerator Programme Meet Faith Leburu. She is a first-year Communication Science student at the University of the Free State (UFS) and...