The top 12 things to take away from Dr Mabizela’s speech
Incoming Vice-Chancellor Dr Sizwe Mabizela arrived on a stage filled with gown-clad academics to a standing ovation.
The Campaign To Free West Papua
In a lobbying campaign to gain support against the injustices inflicted upon his people, Nobel Peace Prize nominee and West Papau independence leader, Benny Wenda was welcomed at Rhodes University on his first official visit to South Africa on Tuesday, 22 February 2015.
40 years after his death and Sobukwe’s legacy lives
Today marks 40 years since the death of Mangaliso Robert Sobukwe - a teacher, lecturer, lawyer, founding member and first president of the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) and Robben Island prisoner.
Rhodes scholar receives top award for promotion of language
A love affair sparked in his childhood has seen a young scholar celebrated internationally for the preservation of his culture.