Aug 27, 2020
Thank you for completing your filing with the Pennsylvania Department of State, Bureau of Corporations and Charitable Organizations. We are happy to confirm that your filing has been approved by the Bureau. Please keep a copy of the attached certificate of registration for your records. Read more
Aug 24, 2020
We are thrilled to share with you the 69th edition of our Alumni Newsletter. In this issue we share the stories of the excellent work done by the university staff and alumni both locally and internationally. We encourage you to share with us any story ideas that you might have as well as the amazing work done by other Old Rhodians that you may be aware of so that we can include those in our next newsletter. Read more
*Photo: Rhodes University honours Dikgang Moseneke and Yvonne Chaka-Chaka, May 15, 2018
Secretariat Registrar's Division
Call for Nominations for Honorary Degrees for 2021
Aug 3, 2020
To members of the Rhodes University Community. Please download the Call for Nominations for Honorary Degrees for 2021.
As per the Honorary Degrees Policy, which must be carefully read before nominations are made, to ensure that the nomination is in line with the Policy. The deadline has been extended to Monday, 24 August 2020.
Any member of the Rhodes University community including academics, students, administrative and support staff, alumni, members of Council, members of Board of Governors may nominate an individual for the award of an honorary degree. Nominations are due on Monday, 24 August 2020.
COVID-19 RELIEF FUND UPDATE
Jul 7, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to render face-to-face learning and teaching impossible for the foreseeable future. We have had to devise ways, with a complete sense of urgency, for teaching and learning to continue remotely. Read more
Rhodes University News
Rhodes University Honours Three Of Its Most Distinguished Alumni
Sep 4, 2019
Rhodes University’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards Luncheon was presided over by the Old Rhodian Union (ORU) Vice-President, Professor James Gambiza, who introduced each of the awardees.The University honours Old Rhodians who have achieved excellence in their careers and who, through their individual actions and achievements, have enhanced the reputation of the University. The Award is specifically intended to acknowledge alumni as role models and, in essence, is the greater family of Rhodes University awarding one of their own.In absentia were awardees Prof Roger Brooke, Ms Johanna Mukoki, Judge Kathleen Satchwell and Mr William Smith. Read more
Business Insider SA
Here’s how much South African universities are getting from the state per student, from R79,000 at Rhodes to R37,000 at Walter Sisulu
Aug 14, 2019
South African universities will receive subsidies ranging from R647,000 per student to R21,000 per student from the national purse this year. That huge range includes startup and specialist institutions, which receive much higher per-head funding, at the top end, and the gigantic distance-learning University of South Africa (Unisa) at the bottom end. Read more