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Rhodes Name Change discussed

Athini Majali Following the fall of Cecil John Rhodes’s statue in Cape Town and talks of curriculum transformation at Rhodes University, SAfm initiated a dialogue with the Rhodes student body aimed at addressing the impact and significance of colonial symbols in South African Institutions, on Wednesday, 22 April 2015. Distinguished …

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[Recap] Potential for the Purple

Jethro Anderson The hockey season has taken off at Rhodes with a series of trials over the last few weeks, with players showing a lot of promise for the upcoming season. Training squads for the men, as well as the ladies, were announced last week Tuesday. With an influx of …

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Clean the Mess for Instant Success

Ciara O’Donoghue Even though you haven’t been at Rhodes for more than a month, you might find that the beautifully organised room from your first night in res is now unrecognisable beneath the clutter and mess. The multiple books, clothes and pieces of paper lying around on every surface may …

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A call for transformation at Rhodes

Athini Majali An emergency student body meeting was held at a fully packed Eden Grove lecture theatre on Thursday, 19 March 2015 aimed at addressing the #Rhodesmustfall quandary. The Rhodes Student Representative Council (SRC) and management were at dismay as disgruntled students expressed their grievances towards the institution. The meeting …

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