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2018 9/10ts Culmination Event
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Podcast:"It is better to light a candle than to curse darkness.”

Date Released: Tue, 15 May 2018 17:33 +0200

"It is better to light a candle than to curse darkness.” Public schooling in Grahamstown is broken. Just kilometers away from some of the most expensive and well-resourced schools in the country, are schools that are crumbling, teachers who are not coping and a system that is failing an entire generation of learners. In his inaugural speech in 2015, Rhodes Vice Chancellor, Dr Sizwe Mabizela, vowed to do something about it. Three years on, and no one could have predicted how much difference his remarkable education initiative would make.

This is the sixth episode of our podcast series.

You can listen to the episode here: https://iono.fm/e/559694
If you missed the previous two episodes you can find the whole series here: https://iono.fm/c/3440
You can also find it on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/za/podcast/engagement-in-action/id1355064495

Source:Coommunity Engagement Directorate