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Author archive for roulail

  • An “External Hard Drive” for our Research Masterminds

    We all accumulate new experiences and learn new skills daily. Some skills take time to learn. After a while, some…

    by roulail
  • 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
  • Locked Down and Dancing – Physical Activity over the Next 21 Days

    By Prof Benita Olivier On Monday evening, 23 March, President Cyril Ramaphosa broke the shocking, nonetheless expected news: South Africa…

    by roulail
  • Five ways academics can manage COVID-19 shutdowns

    by Prof Willie Chinyamurindi (Repost by The Conversation https://theconversation.com/five-ways-academics-can-manage-covid-19-shutdowns-133947) The COVID-19 pandemic has begun affecting a range of African countries where infection…

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  • Get your paper ready for publication

    by Prof Benita Olivier Are you in the process of writing your very first academic manuscript? I remember the many…

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  • 2020: The year of asking the “right” questions

    We blinked and it is 2020…. The year that when I was a kid I was SURE we will commute…

    by roulail
  • The Fantastic Four of 2019

    The year is coming to an end, slowly for some, too fast for others. Time to look back and reflect…

    by roulail
  • Supporting our Postgraduate Research Masterminds

    by Benita Olivier Associate professor and researcher in the field of musculoskeletal physiotherapy in the Department of Physiotherapy at the…

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  • SAYAS Blogging competition 2020

    Are you a postgraduate student in or from South Africa and you feel you have so many thoughts to share…

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  • What student teachers learn when putting theory into classroom practice

    by Dr Nhlanhla Mpofu (Repost by The Conversation https://theconversation.com/what-student-teachers-learn-when-putting-theory-into-classroom-practice-122222) The preparation of student teachers is a critical aspect of their…

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