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06

Jun

These awards are for staff who have recently successfully completed an additional qualification through Rhodes University or an external institution.

03

Jun

Rhodes University Library (RUL) is hosting their 3rd Research Week between the 3 - 6th June 2019 in the Library Meeting Room (Level 4).

23

May

The Mellon 30th anniversary seminar programme “Southern Epistemologies: Thinking Beyond the Abyss for a Transformative Curriculum” and the Arts of Africa and Global Souths research programme warmly invite you to: Five Bhobh Conversations Zeitz MOCAA Curator Tandazani Dhlakama and Artist Richard Mudariki

13

May

The Rhodes University Health Care Centre, HIV & Staff Wellness Office in partnership with the Department of Health (DoH), Raphael Centre, Jabez Centre and Khethimpilo will be offering a free test for HIV, screening for TB, Blood Sugar, Blood Pressure (BP), Nutrition Assessment (BMI), Family Planning and Papanicolaou test (Pap test) also known as Pap smear. Pap smears will be done at the Health Care Centre.

25

May

This unique and very sought-after multicultural event creates a space for the Rhodes University community, both staff and students, to celebrate Africa Day. The rich cultural experience gives individuals the opportunity to dress in the formal attire of their choosing, displaying the rich diversity of the Rhodes University community. Both music and cuisine from all around the African continent is celebrated and enjoyed during this vibrant cultural event.

23

May

African language speakers are invited to meet the rest of the world and teach each other phrases from their own languages.

19

May

An exploration of Internationalisation in SADC and the African Union.

21

May

Unpacking how to go on Exchange and Study Abroad - opportunities World-Wide.

20

May

Learn about African countries and exchange programme opportunities beyond the Continent.

24

Jun

Trails, Traditions, Trajectories: Rethinking Perspectives on Southern African Histories

18

May

The international parade is a platform to embrace this diversity on our campus, show case and celebrate it with the greater Grahamstown (Makhanda) community.

30

May

The Vice-Chancellor’s Distinguished Community Engagement Award is a prestigious and competitive annual award which recognises meaningful and committed partnerships between the members of the university and community partners in the areas of teaching, learning and research, where human and material resources of the University have been combined with assets found in local communities in order to contribute to sustainable human and community development.

09

May

There are already very active individuals and organisations working to bring about positive change. In order to reconise them and motivate others, the VUKA MAKANA initiative is being launched.

09

May

In order to recognise individuals and organisations actively bringing about change, Rhodes University's Community Engagement Division with hold a day-long Community Engagement Imbizo followed by their launch of the VUKA MAKANA initiative.

14

May

Whilst it is obvious our curricula in higher education need to change to better accommodate student needs, it is less obvious what is needed and how such changes can be implemented.

23

Apr

The South African Chemical Institute (Eastern Cape) showcase a Career and Innovation Day at Rhodes University.

12

Apr

Students are conferred their qualifications in a formal graduation ceremony by the institution

28

Jun

1980 to 1995 Old Rhodians are invited to attend the Homecoming Weekend and Alumni Reunion on the 28th and 29th June.

08

Mar

Visit the Rhodes University Faculty Open Day and see how we can partner with you to explore and discover your available options in the field of science. Also learn what Rhodes scientists get up to and have all your questions answered.

14

Feb

A meeting notice is given to all staff that are members of staff sports and those who are interested to join

16

Feb

Siyakhana is a project planning process between community-based organisations and student organisations.

23

Feb

Volunteerism and volunteer activities form an important part of the student experience and learning at university.

23

Feb

Nine-Tenths is a mentoring programme for local (Grahamstown) matric learners from selected schools who are mentored by Rhodes University students.

04

Feb

Students joining Rhodes University for the first time are welcomed to the university culture, shown around the campus and equipped with what to expect in their academic year

02

Feb

Registration opens for students joining Rhodes University for the first time.

14

Jan

Registration is open to all Postgraduate students

28

Jul

Envisioning and Institution Transformed

24

Jul

The annual public lecture is in honour of the first Biotechnology Professor at Rhodes, Prof Emeritus Peter Rose and through the years we have had the pleasure of various “movers and shakers” for example Toby Shapshak delivering exciting and challenging 40-60min public lectures on a topical area related to their specific field of expertise typically around the topic of innovation.

08

Jun

As part of the Rhodes University’s Transformation Summit External Speaker’s Programme, the Equity and Institutional Culture office cordially invites the university community to the following dialogue:

22

Mar

The Equity and Institutional Culture Office has organised the event as part of Human Right awareness week

22

Mar

The inaugural lectures mark the conferring of the status of full professorship to a Rhodes University academic staff member.

15

Mar

The inaugural lectures mark the conferring of the status of full professorship to a Rhodes University academic staff member.

09

May

This is awarded annually to a Rhodes University group or staff member who has dedicated time and knowledge to forge socially significant initiatives and partnerships in the local community.

31

Mar

Every year the Vice-Chancellor welcomes new members of staff that joined the University mid-year, the previous year and at the beginning of the current year.

13

Feb

Talks, Walking tours, and career guidance

10

Feb

Student who have chosen to write in January or those who have supplementary exams, are seating for their exams.

11

Feb

First Year student's administrative registration takes place

20

Feb

Official Start date for the 2017 Academic year