South African Young Academy of Science

Archive for 2022

  • Alternative cancer therapy modalities?

    I often get questions from my friends and family about cancer. In fact, it is not just limited to what…

    by Nthabeleng Hlapisi
  • CRITICALLY CONSIDERING YOUR SAFETY- Are you safeguarded against service users?

    Imagine receiving a crisis call and wanting to assist. You know that you have the professional expertise to assist, and…

    by Luce Pretorius
  • You’ve finished studying! So, what’s next?

    I’ve spent the past years working hard (and partying harder) to obtain three degrees. I’ve thrown my mortarboard in the…

    by bonnete
  • Society VS PhD

    Got your undergrad degree? “Congratulations!” Got your honours degree? “Wow, keep it up!” Got your Master’s degree? “Amazing! You’re going…

    by tasvidaya
  • Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining

    I have suffered from anxiety and depression for over 10 years, and I knew the potential threat a PhD might…

    by bonnete
  • Cheers to the memories that will never fade

    What defines the worst or best day? Is it based on whether or not you cried, or whether you made…

    by tasvidaya
  • Light at the end of the computer…

    Some questions are difficult to answer or even think through.  One of those questions is what has been my worst…

    by Nthabeleng Hlapisi
  • THE MOSAIC OF ACADEMIA: TOWARDS ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

    Mosaics have mesmerized people across the world with their vibrant colors and distinct style. This beautifully constructed colored craft, which dates…

    by Luce Pretorius
  • Law of attraction: A door-opener to mental health struggles?

    I know that you’re rolling your eyes right now, asking yourself, “Seriously, how can a scientist believe this mumbo jumbo?”.…

    by tasvidaya
  • Call it fashion, but academic…

    ‘Dress the way you want to be addressed’ – Tony Taylor ‘If you look good, you look good, and if…

    by Nthabeleng Hlapisi