Together here are (from left) ARROWSA chair Dr Mary Lange and Mr Bheki Dlamini of ARROWSA Bechet with UKZN’s Professor Ruth Teer-Tomaselli and Professor Lauren Dyll.

CCMS Signs Community Engagement Agreement with ARROWSA

The Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) within the School of Applied Human Sciences, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Art A Resource for Reconciliation Over the World, South Africa (ARROWSA). Both parties will work together to continue the collaborative relationship they enjoy in educational/experiential learning and research activities and to promote

CCMS graduates and staff.

CCMS celebrates the success of PhD and Masters Graduates

UKZN’s Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) PhD and Master’s graduates were lauded for their achievements during a virtual celebration organised by the Centre. The CCMS boasts a record number of eleven PhDs and five Master’s graduates for the year. Professors Ruth Teer-Tomaselli, Keyan Tomaselli, Donal McCracken, Eliza Govender and Sarah Gibson supervised the

Dr Phiwe Nota and Dr Yonela Vukapi.

Agony and Ecstasy all Part of the PhD Study Story

Students from the Centre of Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) Dr Yonela Vukapi and Dr Phiwe Nota can attest to the joy and agony involved in earning a PhD in Media and Cultural Studies. Professor Eliza Govender who also supervised them for their honours degrees supervised them both at UKZN. Their ‘never-ending story’ began in

Student bursary winners (from left) Ms Nonhlanhla Majola, Ms Nqobile Khanyile, Ms Zama Ngcobo and Ms Zinhle Nhlumayo.

East Coast Radio Bursaries for UKZN Students

Nine students from the Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) in the School of Applied Human Sciences (SAHS) received full tuition bursaries from East Coast Radio (ECR), KwaZulu-Natal’s leading commercial radio station.

CCMS Student Mr Akwasi Bosompem Boateng

CCMS Student Receives Emerging Scholar Research Award

The Common Ground Research Network of the University of Illinois in the United States selected UKZN PhD student Mr Akwasi Bosompem Boateng for its emerging scholar award in recognition of his outstanding research work.

CCMS students who visited the Uzalo TV show studio - (from left) Ms Rethabile Moeketsi, Ms Nolwazi Ngcobo, Mr Qiniso Mbili and PhD candidate Ms Shannon Landers.

CCMS Students visit Uzalo TV Show Studio

Four Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS) honours students – Ms Rethabile Moeketsi, Ms Nolwazi Ngcobo, Mr Qiniso Mbili and and PhD candidate Ms Shannon Landers – recently visited the Uzalo TV show studio in Durban, accompanied by their supervisor, Professor Lauren Dyll.