CHET in the Media

Articles in the press on financing higher education in South Africa:

  1. Africa Check: Funding & the changing face of SA’s public universities (26 October 2016)
  2. The Sowetan: Free high education won't benefit 'elite' (25 October 2016)
  3. Financial Mail: Free university education: Unequal and poor (14 October 2016)
  4. Politics Web: The Universities: Why free for all doesn't make sense (2 October 2016)
  5. Sunday TimesThe wrong questions are being asked in the free higher education debate (29 September 2016)
  6. The Citizen: Vice chancelors acted like spaza shop owners (11 August 2016)
  7. SABC: Universities preserve inequality: Fees Commission (11 August 2016)
  8. Ground Up: Fees should not fall for all (8 November 2015)

Articles that have appeared in University World News:

  1. African Higher Education Summit. UWN 357. 22 February 2016.
  2. African Higher Education Summit. UWN 357. 7 March 2014.
  3. Archer S. Skills training reform unrealistic. UWN 72. 27 February 2011.
  4. Badsha N & Cloete N. Differentiation consensus emerges. UWN 200. 4 December 2011.
  5. Bunting I & Cloete N. Measuring performance in universities. UWN 3. 25 November 2011.
  6. Celebrating five eventful years of University World News. UWN 243. 14 October 2012. 
  7. Coordinating and connecting universities. UWN 165. 3 April 2011.
  8. Cloete N. Student fees, the petite bourgeoisie and the Treasury. UWN 439. 30 September 2016.
  9. Cloete N. University student fees: A trilemma of trade-offs. UWN 413. 13 May 2016.
  10. Cloete N. A 'third force' in higher eduation student activism. UWN. 403. 4 March 2016.
  11. Cloete N, The flawed ideology of higher edutation. UWN. 389. 6 November 2015.
  12. Cloete N. The poverty of the neo-colonial imagination – Columbus and Rhodes. UWN 377. 14 August 2015.
  13. Cloete N. The PhD and the ideology of ‘no transformation’. UWN 379. 28 August 2015.
  14. Cloete N, Shappard C, Bailey T & MacGregor K. South Africa as a continental PhD hub? UWN 357. 6 March 2015.
  15. Cloete N. Performance – not aspiration – needed to revitalize higher education. UWN 357. 6 March 2015.
  16. Cloete N. Support needed for emerging research universities. UWN 357. 6 March 2015.
  17. Cloete N. Managing contradictory functions in African flagship universities. UWN 357. 6 March 2015.
  18. Cloete N. Africa needs differentiated higher education systems. UWN 357. 6 March 2015.
  19. Cloete N, Bunting I & Maassen P. HERANA – Research on flagship universities in Africa. UWN 349. 9 January 2015.
  20. Cloete N. A new look at demographic transformation. UWN 309. 1 March 2014.
  21. Cloete N. Mixed signals at the doors of higher education. UWN 259. 16 February 2013.
  22. Cloete N & Butler-Adam, J. Rethinking post-school education and skills training. UWN 231. 22 July 2012.
  23. Cloete N. Comments on the tertiary education green paper. UWN 212. 11 March 2012.
  24. Cloete N. South Africa: Radical new plan for higher education. UWN 200. 4 December 2011.
  25. Cloete N. Citizenship, racism and campus culture. UWN 2. 23 March 2008.
  26. Dell S. University autonomy vs public accountability in HE act? UWN 390. 9 November 2015.
  27. Dell S. More research needed on research management. UWN 323.
  28. Dell S. New directions for higher education. UWN 46. 31 January 2010.
  29. Developing students as democratic citizens. UWN 77. 8 May 2011.
  30. Dialogue series sparks conversations on transformation. UWN 285. 31 August 2013.
  31. Differentiation in South African higher education. UWN 1. 29 January 2008.
  32. Douglass JA. The Flagship University: A response to the World Class University paradigm. UWN 317. 25 April 2014.
  33. Exploring the 'academic core' of universities. UWN 164. 27 March 2011.
  34. Gibbon T. Development aid must target knowledge. UWN 58. 18 July 2010.
  35. Gibbon T. Strengthening PhDs in social sciences. UWN 96. 11 October 2009.
  36. Gower P. Idle minds and hands a social time bomb. UWN 34. 2 August 2009.
  37. HERANA III – Supporting African research. UWN 349. 9 January 2015.
  38. HERANA 2 - New research on higher education. UWN 3. 25 November 2011.
  39. New HERANA Reports. UWN 3. 25 November 2011.
  40. HERANA: Universities and development in Africa. UWN 3. 25 November 2011.
  41. Higher education and democratic citizenship. UWN 75. 10 April 2011.
  42. Indicators for diversity. UWN 1. 29 January 2008.
  43. Institutional diversity, programme differentiation. UWN 1. 29 January 2008.
  44. Lack of agreement over role of universities. UWN 73. 13 March 2011.
  45. Langa P, Wangenge-Ouma G, Jungblut J & Cloete N. South Africa and the illusion of free higher education. UWN 402. 26 February 2016.   
  46. Lessons and challenges for higher education in Africa. UWN 285. 31 August 2013.
  47. Lessons in universities and development. UWN 161. 6 March 2011.
  48. Luescher-Mamashela T. Re-thinking student engagement’s role in African political development. UWN 357. 6 March 2015.
  49. Luescher-Mamashela T. Creating high impact citizens through student engagement. UWN 348. 19 December 2014.
  50. Luescher-Mamashela T. Creating high impact citizens through student engagement. UWN 346. 5 December 2014.
  51. Luescher-Mamashela T. Initiative to improve the student experience goes global. UWN 245. 28 October 2012.
  52. Luescher-Mamashela T. Universities in Africa strengthen democracy. UWN 3. 25 November 2011.
  53. MacGregor K. Government to accelerate transformation in universities. UWN 386. 22 May 2015.
  54. MacGregor K. Major research boosts data collection in universities. UWN 349. 9 January 2015.
  55. MacGregor K. Roles and functions of HE councils in eight countries. UWN 349. 9 January 2015.
  56. MacGregor K. Future study to map science funding across Africa. UWN 303. 19 January 2014.
  57. MacGregor K. Understanding the demands of PhD production. UWN 300. 15 December 2013.
  58. MacGregor K. Ways forward for the IHERD research and findings. UWN 282. 11 August 2013.
  59. MacGregor K. Steady hand on flagship university’s tiller of change. UWN 97. 14 October 2012.
  60. MacGregor K. Little to show for postgraduate incentive funding. UWN 212. 11 March 2012.
  61. MacGregor K. BRAZIL: Private education far better than none at all. UWN 197. 13 November 2011.
  62. MacGregor K. Research into higher education busts myths. UWN 163. 20 March 2011.
  63. MacGregor K. Linking higher education and development. UWN 160. 27 February 2011.
  64. MacGregor K. The University World News story. UWN 64. 17 October 2010.
  65. MacGregor K. New university clusters emerge. UWN 125. 23 May 2010.
  66. MacGregor K. The global crisis of capitalism. UWN 96. 11 October 2009.
  67. MacGregor K. Higher education and development. UWN 96. 11 October 2009
  68. MacGregor K. Higher education in the news. UWN 49. 19 October 2008.
  69. Major higher education transformation underway. UWN 40. 10 August 2008. 
  70. Makoni M. New scientometrics centre connects science to society. UWN 344. 22 November 2014.
  71. Makoni M. Driving tertiary change through country partnerships. UWN 329. 18 July 2014.
  72. Makoni M. New centre of excellence in scientometrics, STI policy. UWN 314. 4 April 2014.
  73. Mohamedbhai G. Are national goals for doctoral education realistic? UWN 212. 11 March 2012.
  74. Muller J. Edging closer to differentiation in higher education. UWN 345. 29 November 2014.
  75. Muller J. Differentiation: Africa lags (again) – Or does it? UWN 309. 28 February 2014. 
  76. Muller J. On different pages in the differentiation debate. UWN 259. 16 February 2013.
  77. New African research resource. UWN 21. 25 January 2009.
  78. Nordling L. Brito to head Unesco science. UWN 39. 18 October 2009.
  79. Perold, H. Viewing post-school education from a youth perspective. UWN 228. 1 July 2012.
  80. Rage against Rhodes heritage shifts up a gear. UWN 359. 20 March 2015.
  81. Rønning A. Stronger universities needed to support development. UWN 249. 25 November 2012. 
  82. Scott P. An African take on internationalization. UWN 3. 25 November 2011.
  83. Siwinska B. First global meeting of HE research centres in Shanghai. UWN 295. 8 November 2013.
  84. Spencer D. Something to celebrate! UWN 49. 19 October 2008.
  85. Strydom K, Greyling W & Strydom F. Racism at Free State – anticipating the future. UWN 2. 23 March 2011.
  86. Stumpf R. The HERANA instruments and applications. UWN 3. 25 November 2011.
  87. Universities are training active citizens. UWN 169. 1 May 2011.
  88. University - A democratic hothouse? UWN 168. 24 April 2011.
  89. Uses of open data in higher education governance. UWN 285. 31 August 2013. 
  90. Van Schalkwyk F. University engagement as interconnectedness. UWN 348. 19 December 2014.