South African Young Academy of Science

Author archive for Maseteditshego

  • “How do we know if and when science makes a difference?”

    I was recently invited by the South African Journal of Science to report on a webinar held on the 4th…

    by Maseteditshego
  • Value versus material: My academic qualifications against my material wealth

    Earlier this year I obtained my Master of Arts Degree and began making arrangements for my PhD registration. I had anticipated…

    by Maseteditshego
  • Stop, take a breath and celebrate your achievements

    If you think about it, people are achieving all time the time. They are just not always achieving ‘what they…

    by Maseteditshego
  • Student teacher relationship: unlocking students’ potential

    Student teacher relationship: unlocking students’ potential We often think of ourselves through a binary lens. We think of ourselves as…

    by Maseteditshego
  • Am I different? I am a post-grad student but also just a young person

    I know a lot of you think that post-graduate students have it all figured out. They have everything under control.…

    by Maseteditshego
  • Is it really fiction? The Unimaginable Realities of Crime in South Africa

    It is just after dusk. I hop off the Bus. The relief is exciting because the anxiety of being inside…

    by Maseteditshego
  • The realities of the COVID-19 pandemic in the Higher Education Sector

    In early March 2020, the president put the entire country under hard lockdown. This resulted in limited movement and interaction…

    by Maseteditshego
  • Trying to make it all look normal: A day in the life of a Masters student

    My walk to university from where I stay could count as my exercise for the day. It takes about 20…

    by Maseteditshego
  • Trying to make it all look normal: A day in the life of a Masters student

    My walk to university from where I stay could count as my exercise for the day. It takes about 20…

    by Maseteditshego
  • The Humanities during a crisis, crisis in the Humanities: what do Literary scholars do during a crisis?

    While the world is up in arms, united against the Covid-19 pandemic, some of us are studying a degree in…

    by Maseteditshego