Durban – Despite setbacks and challenges, Sthembile Mthembu from Mayville obtained her National Diploma in Library and Information Studies with a cum laude pass from the Durban University of Technology (DUT).
She was among the graduands at DUT’s Autumn Graduation Ceremony held at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban last week.
Mthembu, 23, who missed out on some classes due to lack of data and connectivity issues, also faced another challenge as she had a baby during her final year of study.
Mthembu, who was funded by the National Student Financial Scheme (NSFAS), said it was difficult to maintain her school work and her pregnancy, and she even had to write…
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