Home / Tag Archives: activate (page 3)

Tag Archives: activate

October, 2014

  • 12 October

    Dr Mabizela announced as new Vice Chancellor

    images and captions for IMO articleIMG_7126resz

    Words by Julia Fish After months of speculation as to who would take over from the distinguished Dr Saleem Badat, it was announced in an e-mail to staff that the post will be filled from within. Acting Vice-Chancellor and distinguished mathematician Dr Sizwe Mabizela, has been announced as the incumbent …

  • 12 October

    Q&A with Shortstraw

    As found on a Short

    Photo: Sebastian Burger Activate’s Sebastian Burger and Christina Schild got to sit down with Johannesburg-turned-national band Shortstraw on Friday, 10 October. They swapped questions over a cheap bottle of brandy after the band’s fantastic gig held at The Hanger at Rhodes University, The band has gone from being a small, …

  • 11 October

    [Gallery] Daniell Cheetah Farm: Saving Big Cats

    One can see why lions have been crowned king of the jungle

    Photos by: Madeleine Chaput Welcome to the wonderful world of cats: at the Daniell Cheetah Project farm in Kirkwood. The sanctuary boasts a range of animals from mischievous meerkats to lazy lions, but focuses on those of the feline species. The project was first established in May 2001 with only …

  • 10 October

    [Gallery] March for rhinos and elephants 2014


    Photos by: Madeleine Chaput and Sarah Gardner A march took place in Grahamstown on Saturday, 4 October, in support of rhinos and elephants. They are poached for their ivory which is in high demand throughout Asia. In 2013, over 20 000 elephants were poached in Africa and 1004 rhinos were poached in …

  • 2 October

    Student’s Olympic Dream Fulfilled

    Varsity Hockey 2014 UJ. Rhodes v Maties.

    Nicholas McGregor The Youth Olympics is a breeding a ground, a crèche for the freakish, athletic ability human kind can reach. It is the stepping stone to the greatest and oldest sporting competition in the world. The names of Bolt, Semenya, Phelps and many others will outlive the existence of …