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[scripted, unpublished] UCKAR no Rhodes: Yes, we're disruptive. And?

(written: 07 September 2015 with another a fellow student)

I am a black student who is studying at the university currently known as ‘Rhodes’ through the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS). 547 more words

[scripted, unpublished] Rhodes: Where the entitled and violent white man leads, learns and is protected

(written: 13 September 2015)

Columnist Sisonke Msimang, writes that, “In a racist society, one of the privileges of whiteness is empathy.”

She continues, “We are constantly exposed to white men as full and complex subjects. 835 more words

[scripted, unpublished] Vice Chancellors in South Africa: A Janus head dilemma

(written: 18 November 2015)

In a recent article penned for the Daily Maverick, University of Cape Town researcher Robert Morrell poses a leading question: are the current vice chancellors at some previously white universities a “treasure or [a] curse”? 1,285 more words

Remembering LOTv Let's Talk: The Round Table

In the latter half of 2015 I joined forces with two of my Rhodes University (RU) compadres, Godfrey ‘Liyon’ Kadzere and Mudiwa ‘Mobb’ Gavaza, to launch a talk show that would focus on the different perspectives of young people on our campus. 732 more words

Rhodes University

September Updates - SCO Comm 2017

Kingdom Greetings

We would like to greet you all in the name that is above all other names, the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth. Amen. 216 more words

Zest for Zumba

As the upbeat music began, the small group of women were initially shy. However, as they started moving, their bodies loosened and their faces brightened. 317 more words

Zimbabwean students in SA stay out of #feesmustfall protests

Staff reporter

Zimbabwean students have opted to stay home while their South African colleagues fight with authorities over  university fees increases effected across the country. 305 more words