MARTHA CHIGOVANYIKALOCAL RESEARCHER - FORT HARE
Martha Chigovanyika is an Academic Developer in the Teaching and Learning Centre at the University of Fort Hare. Martha coordinates the Language and Writing Advancement programme offered in the centre. She is also involved in the training of peer facilitators in the University. She also core-facilitates the Nature of Learning module offered in the Post Graduate Diploma in Higher Education and training program offered in the centre. Martha is passionate about the SARiHE project as she identifies with it, having grown and schooled in a rural context. Passionate about student development, Martha sees an opportunity to interact with students who shares a similar background to hers as they journey in their academic trajectory.