South African Young Academy of Science

Archive for May, 2020

  • From Excel to Pollock: Postgraduate student supervision in the time of Corona

    Have lockdowns been a good motivation for supervisors to relook at their approaches? Written byProf Roula Inglesi-Lotz, Department of Economics,…

    by roulail
  • Setting Educational Precedent in a Time of Crisis Furthers Inequalities (Part I)

    Should online Schooling as the ‘new normal’ leave older teachers behind? The concepts of ‘e-learning’ and ‘online schooling’ are filled…

    by pagieljc
  • The right to be wrong

    Does the right to freedom of speech include the right to be wrong? There is a touch of irony in…

    by HaysHarvest
  • The myth of suburbia

    In the midst of COVID19 and lockdown in South Africa, there has been much commentary on the class fault lines…

    by michellebeeslaar
  • I Spy With My Little Eyes… A Perfect Supervisor

    Is there an algorithm for choosing a supervisor? If the gods of academia work in my favour, this time next…

    by Sinenhlanhla Sikhosana