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Rhodes biocontrol scientists lead multimillion project

The newly-established Centre for Biological Control (CBC) at Rhodes University has been awarded a R68m contract by the Department of Environment Affairs (DEA), one of the largest partnerships the University has secured to date.

Reaching out to future entomologists

Students and staff members of the Rhodes University Entomology Department had the opportunity of engaging with Grade 9 students during the Entomological Society of southern Africa’s (ESSA) annual community outreach from 7 - 10 May, which coincided with Rhodes University Community Engagement week.

CBC Graduation 2018

The recent Rhodes University graduation ceremonies from 5th to 7th April, produced no fewer than 10 MSc & PhD graduates from the Centre for Biological Control - eight MSc's and two PhD's to be exact.

Members of CBC attend International Symposium in Queenstown, New Zealand

Four members of the Centre for Biological Control (CBC), Associate Prof Julie Coetzee, Dr Grant Martin and two PhD students, Samuel Motitsoe and Rosali Smith recently attended the 15th International Symposium on Aquatic Plants (ISAP), from the 18th to 23th February 2018.

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