Persevering amidst the darkness

Triven Govender offers some practical advice to his fellow students regarding distance learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. There is light at the end of this pandemic, but it requires diligence and perseverance to get there, argues Triven Govender, a second-year engineering student.

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Studying mathematics during lockdown

Brilliant advice of creating SMART goals and asking for advice from lecturers and family.—Ingrid Rewitzky Illustration by Nino Mekanarishvili Sekwanele Kubheka writes about the importance of creating SMART goals, asking…

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The obstacles and challenges around learning mathematics during a pandemic (VIDEO)

Ashwin Kamaldien is a Stellenbosch University second-year Industrial engineering student with a passion for mathematics, health/fitness and art (in all forms). He has struggled with mathematics (particularly in his first year) and has learned to appreciate the science for more than just a means to an end. His topic is the obstacles and challenges around learning mathematics during a pandemic.

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