Congratulations to the four Kovsies being included in the Junior Bok squad of 47 players attending a training camp in Bloemfontein. Kwenzo Blose, Rewan Kruger, Marnus van der Merwe and Boan Venter will train with the squad from 26 March-9 April 2017 ahead of World Rugby U20 Championship in June. #ProudlyKovsies
#PeopleOfKovsies: What's the best decision you ever made? "To stop caring what other people think of me."
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Do you sometimes struggle to find the relevant study material for a test? Want to know about the latest updates on classes, modules or other academic info? Then make use of your electronic study buddy to #StayInformed. Watch, like and share the latest #StayInformed video about the UFS platforms.
A B C as easy as 1 2 3 minutes. Can you explain your research thesis in three minutes? If your answer is yes, make sure to make your way to the final round of the National Three Minutes Thesis competition. Postgraduate School UFS

Venue: Equitas Auditorium
Time: 11:00-15:00
Date: 24 March 2017
#CommunityEngagement in partnership with Bloem Shelter

“Life has placed me in a box and now I’m capable of making boxes”.

These are the words expressed by one of the gentlemen who stays at the Bloem Shelter. It is here that they have been given a second chance to develop their skills and see their potential.

Bloem Shelter will be having a Market Day on 31 March 2017.

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KovsieGear: First Floor, Intsika Building.
Monday - Friday
09:30-12:30
What are you doing this #HumanRightsDay, Kovsies? Remember, human rights are everyone's rights.

Check out the video below of some of our talented students, who broke out this flash mob dance at an event hosted by Student Affairs and the UFS Institute for Reconciliation and Social Justice (IRSJ) to mark Anti-Racism Week and #HumanRightsDay.
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Thabang with his pet bunny *fire (Star-fire)
#LibraryWeek #MyLibraryYourLibrary
The UFS Library is celebrating South African Library Week, 18-26 March 2017 under the national theme “My Library, Your Library“ .

The theme encourages people to take libraries to heart and to treasure them as a source of knowledge.

All students, staff and the Free State community are invited to attend the launch of two books by Marcia Ramodike (UFS 2nd year...
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Photo: Rulanzen Martin
Sonnedou and Veritas took the spoils at the first-years swimming gala held on the Bloemfontein Campus last night. Congratulations to Sonnedou (192 points), Madelief (168) and Emily Hobhouse (152) who respectively claimed first, second and third place in the women’s team section. In the men’s section, Veritas (273) were followed by Vishuis (135) and Beyers Naudé (97).
Photos: Charl Devenish
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Are you a #ProudKovsie or know what that #Kovsiefeeling is? If you're here to #KeepCalmAndGetADegree then help us find a new #Hashtag to keep the #KovieSpirit burning.
You have 24 hours to send us your ideas!
#PeopleOfKovsies: Who was your most influential teacher and why? "My english teacher, she taught me how to be more persistent, and to be a go-getter."
Happy Pi Day, it's celebrated on 14 March around the world.

#LetsTestYourMathsSkills: Tell us how many different types of pies you get at King Pie.
The winner gets a "Value Meal" and we will DM the winner.

Pi (Greek letter “π”) is the symbol used in mathematics to represent a constant the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter - which is approximately 3.14159.
#PeopleOfKovsies: What's your favourite pizza topping? "Biltong and pineapple."
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Photo: Kgodisho Mashego