Its the Blipters here and we’ve hit the Jozi streets running! During our first week we had the opportunity of meeting Instant Grass’s Johannesburg manager, Jessica Jorgenson. 251 more words
Rhodes University is increasingly becoming an unsafe space to live in!
This morning at around 4:10am, a piercing sound of a police siren, that I thought was an ambulance, a fire drill or fire brigade (since fire and death incidences have become a norm in this institution) , woke me up in my deep thinking. 219 more words
By Jessica Trappe
“How much alcohol is in this?” asks Amber* as she looks at the drink in her hand. “7.5%! No ways! I’m halfway done with this and I’m not even tipsy,” she says to the five of us huddled in her small bachelor flat. 1,182 more words
By Kerstin Hall
Rhodes has a reputation for academic excellence, liberalism – and drinking.
The student body consists of just over 7000 students, making it the smallest university in the country and a minnow in comparison with giants such as UCT or the University of Pretoria. 1,304 more words