Sinah Phatlane, a co-researcher at UJ, was interview on Ukhosi FM. She talked about her experiences of coming to university.
Sinah Radio Interview summary
In the interview Sinah describes her experience as a student from rural area in accessing university. She begins by narrating how she got lost in trying to locate the university while using the taxi (public transport). She also highlights the difficulty that she experiences access the lecture venue. Also the language of instruction being English while she was used to being taught in mother tongue. Funding was also another issue, this made her to quit studies because she could not afford. She ended up working at a call center. She registered again when she secured another bursary. She hopes to reach out to students like her through the booklet that was published.