10 most iconic photos ever taken

(Photo by andrewrennie) Every now and then a photo is taken that presents such a powerful and unforgettable image. Annually the vote for the Press Photo of the Year is taken during the World Press Photo Awards for an image that “… is not only the photojournalistic encapsulation of the year, but represents an issue, situation or event of great journalistic importance, and does so in a way that demonstrates an outstanding...

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Student accommodation page updated

Just a quick announcement: We’ve updated the Student Accommodation page so you can conveniently search three of the major rental websites for student housing to rent. Simply select the province that your university or university campus is located in, scroll to your university and we’ll give you an option to search via Gumtree, OLX and the Private Property website. (More options to be added later). Eastern Cape Free State...

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Online Resources for Students

Students today have a vast array of resources available at their fingertips. Apps for smartphones and tablets, the Internet – these all provide learning assistance that were not available years ago. No matter what topic the student is studying or what information they want to find, it can easily be done through computers. The following are five of the best online resources for students. 1. Edublogs Edublogs is a blogging...

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3 Reasons Why You Can’t Get a Job

I know that everyone is talking about the current global economic situation, and how a lot of people are being laid off. But if you take a look at any of the major job websites, you are going to find thousands if not hundreds of thousands of jobs currently available. If there are so many jobs, then why are you still unemployed? The answer may be less complex than you think, because there are some basic tips that a lot of job seekers...

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How to Survive an All-Nighter

The phrase “all-nighter” seems to be something that is forever linked with the college experience. Almost any college graduate will tell you that they were forced to stay up all night at least once in their college career. If you can, it is best to prepare ahead of time, so that this painful experience is not one that you have to live through. If it comes down to that deadline day however, and you find yourself with a...

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