Dr Nthabeleng Rammile wants to use her new appointment as deputy chair council to steer the University of the Free State (UFS) in the best way.
She called her position a huge responsibility and honour.
She spoke of the challenges faced by higher education institutions, like #Feesmustfall, that disrupted universities across the country and said registration has gone smoother this year.
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This article first appeared on 702 : UFS new council deputy chair wants to keep her ear to the ground