Read article here: http://witsvuvuzela.com/2013/10/16/wits-vuvuzela-wins-top-prize/
We are officially a group of award winning journalists. Today the Wits Vuvuzela team was informed that we have been awarded the Vice Chancellor’s team award for transformation.
The team wins R20 000 to further our efforts towards transformation (Damn! We thought we’d pocket a R1000 each nyana :”D).
This year has had its ups and downs and writing these stories on sexual harassment was a challenge.
We had arguments about whether to publish names or not, we had arguments about when to draw the line and we had challenges regarding when to wait for our print edition and when to avoid getting scooped by mainstream media and go with what we had and break stories online.
Another challenge we faced was people within the university either refusing to speak to us, giving us the run-around or saying they are legally bound not to speak to…
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