Graduation 2010Date Released: Wed, 21 April 2010 15:44 +0200
At graduation ninety four undergraduates, thirteen Diploma, fifteen Honours, nine Masters students and one PhD student obtained their degrees.
The department held a function in honour of its graduands and their families on Thursday, 8 April.
The function attended by one hundred and fifty guests was addressed by the Head of Department, Professor Paul-Henri Bischoff who in welcoming the guests made special mention of Dr Leonhard Praeg for obtaining the Vice-Chancellor’s Book Award for his book “The Geometry of Violence” and of Booker Magure for obtaining his PhD on the study of civil society in Zimbabwe.
The annual Terence Beard Prize for the “Best Student in Political and International Studies 2009”was awarded to Beth Vale and handed to her by Professor Terence Beard invited for the occasion.