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Social Work lecturer Dr Maud Mthembu was in Germany as part of the Internationalisation for Building Competencies project (IFBC) - a partnership between UKZN, Fachhochschule Dortmund University and the University of Johannesburg.
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Representatives from the Department of Correctional Services (DCS) held an orientation session for Criminology and Forensic Studies students on the Howard College campus.
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UKZN Social Work academic Professor Johannes John-Langba has been selected by the Howard University’s School of Social Work in the United States as the 2019 recipient of the Dr Inabel Burns Lindsay Social Work Education Leadership Award.
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Historian and UKZN lecturer Professor Donal McCracken’s book, Nicholson: How an Angry Irishman became the Hero of Delhi, was 12 years in the making and took him to India, Ireland and Britain.
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The School of Applied Human Sciences hosted its inaugural staff awards at the Elangeni Hotel under the stewardship of the Dean and Head of School Professor Jéan Steyn.
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Professor Shanta Balgobind Singh of Criminology and Forensic Studies and Anthropology’s Dr Gerelene Jagganath attended the 10th Commemorative Celebrations of the 1860 Indentured Labourers Foundation.
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The Discipline of Criminology and Forensic Studies (CFSD) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg campus was visited by the KwaZulu-Natal South African Police Service, Forensic Science Laboratory Experts to deliver a practical lecture for ALL CFSD students on the 28th of March 2019.
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The University of KwaZulu-Natal, Corporate Relations Division in association with  Ike’s Books and Adams Booksellers cordially invite you to the book launch
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Michael was a received as a guest lecturer for Criminology and forensic studies level 1 students, where he delivered his guest lecture focusing on recidivism and transformation programmes to curb recidivism.
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UKZN staff member Dr Shariefa Hendricks graduated with a PhD in Psychology for her research titled, A Dance of Power and Resistance: Supervisee and Supervisor Perceptions and Experiences of Clinical Supervision in South Africa: A Mixed Method Study. The study explored supervisees’ experiences of negative supervision during internship and supervisors’ perspectives of their training and competence in clinical supervision.
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The School of Applied Human Sciences, University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, held its very first Student Academic Excellence Awards Evening to honour students who had excelled in their studies during the 2018 academic year. Students majoring in Psychology, Criminology & Forensic Studies, Social Work and Culture, Communication and Media Studies were awarded for their academic excellence.
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Social Work lecturer Dr Nolwazi Ngcobo graduated from UKZN recently with her PhD in Social Work that investigated how young African women negotiate agency in sugar daddy (SD) relationships and their construction and (re)construction of self.
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Humanities academic Dr Siphiwe Motloung graduated from UKZN recently with her PhD in Psychology, supervised by Professor Kevin Durrheim. Her study analysed the way UKZN academics spoke about race and the problem of racism at the institution.
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Social Work lecturer Dr Boitumelo Seepamore graduated recently with her PhD in social work for her research that looked at distance parenting and the views of domestic workers and their partners in the eThekwini metro.
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Ms Bongolethu Diko graduated with her Masters in Criminology and Forensic Studies for her research on the role of the criminologist in compiling pre-sentence reports in the Durban High Court.
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Ms Shannon-Leigh Landers graduated cum laude with her Master of Social Science in Media and Communication. Her dissertation examined soap opera as a feminine genre through the theoretical lens of semiotics, focussing on the role of myth, ideology, power and hegemony which are often used to inculcate skewed gendered stereotypes.
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House musician, Ms Holly Wasserfall, aka, Holly Rey has graduated with an Honour’s degree in Media and Communication cum laude, from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN). She was awarded her degree at a graduation ceremony on the Westville campus last night, 01 April 2019.
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UKZN’s Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) graduates Ms Lungelo Ndlovu, Mr Jean-Luc Hardy, Ms Holly Wasserfall, Ms Tamanda Masambuka, Ms Nonjabulo Ndwandwe, Mr Johannes Pretorius and Ms Nothando Ntake, were thrilled to receive their honours degrees in media and communication cum laude while Mr Clifford Jani also graduated with his Masters cum laude recently.
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South African child rights activist and former Director of Childline Dr Joan van Niekerk graduated with a PhD in Social Work.
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Ms Nomfundo Zuma was ecstatic to receive her Honours in Applied Ethnomusicology cum laude. Her dissertation topic was “The role of music in traditional Sangoma ceremonies and Zionist church services as a medium that connects humans to spirits”.
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Ms Nokubonga Komako’s Honours dissertation examined the phenomenon of Black Tax and whether it is a responsibility or a burden.
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