200 cups of soup in 67 minutes
On Friday 26 July staff members from the School of Journalism and Media Studies descended on the St Mary’s Development Care Centre with large iron pots of bean and vegetable soup to combat the morning’s winter chill, as part of the Rhodes University community engagement initiative to give 67 minutes of your time for Nelson Mandela day.
Rhodes ambassadors for Google
Christina Sukop, a fourth year New Media student in the School of JMS, and Lethabo Ntshudisane, a third year Bachelor of Social Science student majoring in Information Systems, Industrial Sociology and Economics, have been selected from over 5 million applicants worldwide to be two of 660 Google ambassadors.
JMS alumni are African Journalist finalists
Two Rhodes JMS alumni are finalists in the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2013 competition.
Where are we 20 years after apartheid?
Ten years ago Rich Beckman, then from the University of North Carolina, and Brian Garman from Rhodes University launched a multimedia project called, “10 years on” that explored the conditions of townships 10 years after apartheid came to an end.
Call-out for post-doctoral fellowships
The Rhodes University Discovery Centre for Health Journalism is offering to host a post-doctoral student in 2014, as part of Rhodes University's funded post-doctoral programme.