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Co-create South Africa? Co-create access to universities!

Mark Rutte and 200 Dutch business representatives from the Netherlands visited South Africa in mid-November 2015. The Netherlands Embassy in Pretoria and its innovative Ambassador, Marisa Gerards, had organised a… 1,380 more words

Sexually assaulted on campus by Pastor

I was with my friend at Upper Campus in the tutorial rooms late at night, studying for a test, a man came in and used the same tutorial room to study, he had been using it just as frequently as we had used it and although we hardly spoke to him we just knew that he was a pastor at a UCT Student Church and he was allegedly doing his masters in Engineering. 737 more words


Raped at Res

I live at an all girls res, we dine at our brother res’ dining hall for all meals. The girls in our res are close with the boys we eat with. 913 more words


Symbolism to Action: why you need to get behind #FeesMustFall

The student protests that erupted at UCT yesterday morning seem to have brought about quite a bit of confusion. Whether it be out of ignorance or misrepresentation by the media, I’ve encountered quite a few people who don’t quite seem to get why the protests are happening. 284 more words


We grew up, when did that happen?

What do you want to be when you grow up? Everyone has been asked that question at least once in their lifetime, only when people ask you what they really want to know is what you plan on doing with your life that will pay the bills and, well, pay the bills. 1,120 more words

And Fees Have Fallen ✊

And so fees have indeed fallen… In the past few days, South Africa and the world have been witness to an uprising reminiscent of days gone by. 452 more words