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Rest in Peace, Professor Alexius Amtaika 02/08/1966 - 02/04/2019

Professor ‘Alex’ Amtaika was a prodigious scholar and thinker on democracy and liberty who lived his life in the pursuit of academic excellence and a commitment to social equity and civic responsibility.

Barry Gilder’s The List launched at Rhodes University

Barry Gilder’s latest book got the Rhodes University community and guests riled up during the first public dialogue for 2019 for the Department of Political & International Studies and Office of Equity & Institutional Culture series.

South African Association of Political Studies Conference

Gcotyelwa Jimlongo received the 'Best Honours Essay' and Ricky Koen received the'Best Undergraduate Essay' award at the South African Association of Political Studies (SAAPS) conference.

Rhodes University lecturer in high-level review panel

Rhodes University Political and International Studies Senior Lecturer, Dr Siphokazi Magadla, has recently been elected by President Cyril Ramaphosa to form part of a high-level review panel into the work of the State Security Agency (SSA).