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Breaking up is everything but sad

There will be no tears when watching this musical comedy, because it has been long since a break-up have been he cause for so much fun. The NWU-Puk Arts and ...

NWU: HESS picks up first pulsar signal

For the first time in its 12-year existence, the HESS observatory in Namibia has detected activity from a pulsar – a rapidly rotating, highly magnetised neutr...

NWU, business chamber and developers take hands on Mandela Day

In a huge community initiative on Mandela Day the Potchefstroom Campus of the North-West University (NWU), students , the Potchefstroom Tlokwe Business Chamber ...

Short courses at NWU a first for subject advisors

The North-West University (NWU) in collaboration with the North-West Department of Education (NW DoE) embarked on the first training of its kind. The trainin...

BRICS brands in global rankings, under the loop on Prestige Day 2014

Professor Deon Nel of the Department of Marketing Management at the University of Pretoria was invited to speak at the Prestige Day of the NWU Potchefstroom Bus...

Spring School for writers of romantic fiction

The ATKV School for Creative Writing at the North-West University’s Potchefstroom Campus, in conjunction with publishers of romantic fiction, such as LAPA and...

A whole week of new music overload

NEW MUSIC WEEK Saturday 2 to Friday 8 August 2014 NWU Conservatory, Potchefstroom   Following the New Music Week presented by the Odeion School of ...

Short courses at NWU a first for subject advisors

The North-West University (NWU) in collaboration with the North-West Department of Education (NW DoE) embarked on the first training of its kind. The trainin...

NWU, business chamber and developers take hands on Mandela Day

In a huge community initiative on Mandela Day the Potchefstroom Campus of the North-West University (NWU), students , the Potchefstroom Tlokwe Business Chamber ...

NWU researcher wins “grammy” for drug research

Outstanding contributions to scientific research, technological innovation, management, capacity building and science communication were recently announced and ...

NWU and Pfizer takes drug research to new heights

Pfizer and the North-West University (NWU) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) outlining the basis for potential scientific and technical collab...

To whom it may concern

The Centre for Academic and Professional Language Practice, part of the School of Languages, is running a special project during the second semester of 2014. Fr...

International recognition for modern fuelling station design

Five students from different faculties on the North-West University’s Potchefstroom Campus recently took part in an international hydrogen science competition...

Klaus Kellner chosen to represent South Africa and African continent on UN committee

An expert on land degradation and the combating of desertification from the North-West University was invited to represent South Africa and the African continen...

World Hypertension day promoted on campus

The Hypertension in Africa Research Team (HART) hosted the annual World Hypertension Day with the aim to promote healthy lifestyle and high blood pressure aware...

Our children are too fat

NWU-expert, Prof Hanlie Moss says childhood obesity in South Africa is at alarming state. "More needs to be done in school level to eradicate it."     ...

UNPACKING PRESIDENT ZUMA'S NEW CABINET - Prof Raymond Parsons from the NWU Potchefstroom Business School

The new cabinet presents a mix of positive and negative perceptions. To begin with, the widespread anticipation of a “lean and mean” cabinet unfortunately d...

Not Kilimanjaro, but a MBA!

“We couldn’t climb Kilimanjaro and then decided on a MBA!” These are the words of Marina Wiese, a lady from Potchefstroom who was quite recently selected ...

Pukke defeat UJ

The North-West University’s first rugby team surprisingly beat UJ 19-17 in Johannesburg on Saturday. "It's always nice to beat UJ on their home turf, e...

Conrad talks cricket

The cricket manager of the North-West University's Potchefstroom Campus and main coach talks about cricket in this province, how it feels to tackle the Alla...