Nominations for 2014 SRC Elections opened on Wednesday 31st of July 2013 and closes on Monday 12th August 2013. Nomination forms are to be collected from the SRC Liaison office. Kindly see below for election schedule and details of the Independent Electoral Board.
Dear students of Rhodes University,
It brings me great sadness to announce that the current elect Media Councillor, Mr. Brian Mabe?, has resigned from his post due to personal reasons.
Are you interested in a career in biodiversity? Are you keen to be green? Let the experts show you how you can be paid and be 'part of the solution'. Plenty of opportunities to chat informally with the speaker and get more insights into the career journeys you always wondered about. ...read more
For those of you who are unaware, the Dean of Students Division has undergone a few changes and is now called the Student Affairs Division.
As we head towards the Silent Protest on 1 August, on Wednesday 30 July Mr Dave Luis and Ms Andy Kawa, both rape survivors, will share their stories of survival and recovery.
Date: 30 July 2014
Venue: Barratt Lecture Theatre 1; between Prince Albert & African Streets, Grahamstown
The annual Rhodes-Investec Top 100 awards are prestigious awards made to current Rhodes students in recognition and endorsement of their achievements across a range of categories. The aim of these awards is to honour and recognise significant achievements and to encourage students to aim for excellence in all that they do ...read more
Are you interested in a career in biodiversity? Are you keen to be green? Let the experts show you how you can be paid and be 'part of the solution'. Plenty of opportunities to chat informally with the speaker and get more insights into the career journeys you always wondered about.
Sign up closes 24 July 2014
It’s getting close! Silent Protest 2014 is less than two weeks away and this is your last chance to sign up. Head over to http://ruconnected.ru.ac.za/enrol/index.php?id=1988 . Enrol for the ‘course’ AND fill in the sign-up form so we know which t-shirt you want.
Notice for Interntional staff, students, postdocs, partners/spouses regarding the Immigration Act and unresolved visa issues
1) As the Director: International Office, I will attend a meeting with Department of Home Affairs Officials on Monday June 23rd .
2) If there are any concerns about your current status and potential impacts of the new immigration regulations, please submit your questions and I will try to get clarification. (I will be checking e-mails over the weekend to have a comprehensive list of questions, before the meeting).
The examination results, that are available, will be released by no later than 16h30 on Tuesday 8 July 2014.
Please take note that the issue of breach of copyright by downloading movies from the internet is cropping up fairly frequently in the Student Disciplinary System. Downloading movies contravenes the “Acceptable Use Policy” of Rhodes University ...read more
It is trite that at a university, plagiarism, the falsification and fabrication of research findings and other similar acts of academic dishonesty are wholly unacceptable. The integrity and reputation of a university depends on the impeccable conduct of its scholars and their adherence to academic ethics and norms in relation to the undertaking of teaching-learning and research and publishing. ...read more
These are changing times for Rhodes University. Dr Saleem Badat has resigned after eight years to take up a post in New York with the Andrew W Mellon Foundation higher education programme. ...read more
The Eye Clinic is open every Monday from 10:00 – 12:00 for all students. ...read more
Unfortunately, the date of this year’s Silent Protest had to be changed after the year planner was printed. The Silent Protest will now take place on Friday 1 August 2014, to coincide with the beginning of Women’s Month. ...read more
The Rhodes University Council has elected its new chairperson, Mr Vuyo Kahla, a Rhodes alumnus, who has served the University as a member of both Council and the Board of Governors. ...read more
Announcement related to the Rhodes university vice-chancellor’s departure by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
New York, NY (March 4, 2014): The President of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Dr. Earl Lewis, today announced the establishment of a new post of Program Director for International Higher Education and Strategic Projects. ...read more
ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE VICE-CHANCELLOR,DR SALEEM BADAT,ON HIS DECISION TO STEP DOWN AS VICE-CHANCELLOR OF RHODES UNIVERSITY
I wish to announce that I have advised the Chairperson of the Rhodes University Council, Judge Jos Jones, and our Chancellor, Justice Lex Mpati ...read more