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Women Outshine Men At Universities, Schools

Women Outshine Men At Universities, Schools

In a study by education researcher, Dr Nic Spaull, and Hendrik van Broekhuizen, of the Socio-Economic Policy (ReSEP) based at the Stellenbosch University’s Department of Economics, women rank higher than men. Their study, titled The ‘Martha Effect’: The compounding female advantage in South African higher education, was recently published in the Stellenbosch Working Paper Series […]

Rape And Facebook Make Tense Headlines In South Africa This Spring

Rape And Facebook Make Tense Headlines In South Africa This Spring

South Africa is said to be a country where rape is “highly prevalent” – that’s the finding of a comprehensive 2011 report compiled by several universities. According to police statistics released in September, there were nearly 54,000 sexual offenses in the year running from mid-2014 to mid-2015. i Relebohile Moletsane, a professor in rural education, […]