WICS NEWS

Celebrating Women in Computer Science

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Women in Computer Science is a student movement aimed at being a catalyst for the growth of women in the Computer Science industry as well as bring opportunities to women in Computer Science. Women in Computer Science was started as an initiative to get women into computer science as well as generate opportunities for the […]

Communication News

IBM VISITS UWC

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It is the Start of the shortest and most critical semester of the year  …but that does not stop us from receiving visitors… IBM visits UWC to engage students on the platform developed by IBM(International Business Machines Corporation)known as docker as well as engage students on the free short courses offered by IBM under their […]

CSJUSTKIDDING

STUDENT ENGAGEMENT IS ESSENTIAL

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“Understanding and improving the student experience is of critical importance if South African higher education is going to produce the number and quality of graduates and citizens needed in the 21stcentury.”  Computer science? Has it been engaging ? How can we engage the subject matter let alone implement it? CSKULTURE may very well be the […]

Communication News

OPEN DAY 2018

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UWC hosts open days aimed at high school students in Grades 10, 11 and 12, their families, teachers and guidance councellors. This event presents an ideal opportunity to explore the vast range of study options UWC has to offer. Open days gives  the targeted audience a chance to find out exactly what certain fields of […]

Communication News

SATNAC 2015 “Africa – The Future Communications Galaxy”

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The annual Southern Africa Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference (SATNAC) is the continent’s leading ICT conference and draws some 400 delegates every year. This prestigious event is hosted under the auspices of Telkom and is the only conference of its kind that puts students, academics and government representatives under the same roof as specialists and […]

Awards

UWC Grabs Award For Best Innovation for Social Impact!

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The Best Innovation for Social Impact award was based on the result of a TIA Seed Fund project just completed on the Zenzeleni project: designing a prototype for an easy-to-install solar panel bracket (just one screw driver and one spanner required) and a smart power management system to provide long battery life to community network […]