Universities are enduring the COVID-19 pain with students; they believe in pulling through, together
As university leaders re-committed to completing the 2020 year without leaving a single student behind, a student shared the pain of having to access lectures from a screen watched from a packed two-roomed home on the outskirts of Durban. This, in a nutshell, describes some of the views shared at last week’s webinar that was titled The Impact of Universities’ COVID-19 Response on Different Student Groups.
Close to 250 delegates signed into the webinar co-hosted by Universities South Africa (USAf) and the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) on 22 June. The event marked the start of an official partnership between the HSRC and USAf, aimed at delivering a series of webinars on matters of societal interest from time to time.
READ MORE – The Impact of Universities’ COVID-19 Response on Different Student Groups.