Hockey player makes his come-back with a crushed skull

When a hockey ball caused 50 fractures to Andrew Hofmeyr’s skull, double vision and an almost complete loss of taste and smell, most people thought he was out of the game forever. But this weekend, he made his first re-appearance for the Wits Men’s first team since 2009. Hofmeyr was hit in the face after … Continue reading Hockey player makes his come-back with a crushed skull

Learning is the name of the game

While parents worry about their children playing video games, most Wits students agree that gaming improves academic performance – but a Wits psychology lecturer says it’s all about balance. Vuvuzela approached students after a recent Inspired Teachers Conference, in Johannesburg, at which Sizwe Nxumalo, economic science honours, told 300 teachers that playing video games could … Continue reading Learning is the name of the game