Tag: Covid-19

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11 Instagram accounts to follow for your daily dose of positive affirmation

by Zainab Damji, HerCampus It’s safe to say the Covid pandemic has thrown us all in the deep end, and sometimes, it feels like it’s hard to come up for air. It’s necessary to take a…
Talk to your peers whenever you feel too lonely. If you bottle emotions up,it usually doesn’t end well, so its always advised to let it all out. 

How to deal with depression during the pandemic

Talk to your peers whenever you feel too lonely. If you bottle emotions up,it usually doesn’t end well, so its always advised to let it all out. 
Taida Mapara

Youngest medical student in Africa’s heart set on cardiology

Zimbabwean student Taida Mapara enrolled at the University of Malawi College of Medicine at the tender age of 14 but, due to COVID-19, she had to delay her studies until February 2021. She recently turned…
Universities are key to achieving sustainable development

Universities are key to achieving sustainable development

COVID-19 has exposed huge inequalities in higher education, which are far higher in Sub-Saharan African countries. The big divide is the lack of reliable access to data, and until data speeds and coverage are equal,…
15 lecturers dump UZ in one week over poor wages

15 lecturers dump UZ in one week over poor wages

Some of the worst affected include the Faculty of Social Studies, which has seen some high-profile departures, among them long-serving constitutional law lecturer Greg Linington and leading professors Donald Chimanikire and Hasu Patel.