UP News News from University of Pretoria https://www.up.ac.za/news/rss/all/11 Sat, 21 Nov 2020 21:19:28 +0200 University of pretoria using: FeedCreator 1.7.2-ppt UP academics share expertise on 'the importance of trying on a leader identity' in a world ... https://www.up.ac.za/news/post_2938684-up-academics-share-expertise-on-the-importance-of-trying-on-a-leader-identity-in-a-world-facing-a-leadership-crisis- What does your leader identity look like? To answer this question, UP's Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences hosted a webinar on the topic under the theme 'The Importance of Trying on a Leader Identity'. University of Pretoria News Fri, 20 Nov 2020 12:19:00 +0200 South Africa has failed to harness the digital revolution: how it can fix the problem? https://www.up.ac.za/news/post_2938220-south-africa-has-failed-to-harness-the-digital-revolution-how-it-can-fix-the-problem A number of countries have successfully harnessed the digital revolution to enable broader socio-economic development. But South Africa has fallen behind. University of Pretoria News Fri, 20 Nov 2020 04:00:00 +0200 'COVID-19 a reminder that the world is on the edge of constant disruptions' - UP ... https://www.up.ac.za/news/post_2938147-covid-19-a-reminder-that-the-world-is-on-the-edge-of-constant-disruptions-up-vice-chancellor-prof-kupe-at-future-of-higher-education-virtual-discussion The University of Pretoria (UP) in conjunction with New York University (NYU) recently hosted a panel discussion on the 'Future of Higher Education' and further discussed the role of global cross-institutional and cross-sector partnerships in leading opportunities for the future of higher education. University of Pretoria News Thu, 19 Nov 2020 09:39:00 +0200