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January, 2016

  • 30 January

    Distinguished Professor Nyokong honoured with $100000 science award

    By David Richardson Distinguished Professor Tebello Nyokong of Rhodes University was awarded an African Union Kwame Nkrumah Scientific Award (AUKNSA) on Saturday, 30 January 2016. Prof. Nyokong received the Continental Award, consisting of US $100 000, at the African Union Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The African Union Commission decided …

September, 2014

  • 2 September

    Exploring careers in bio-diversity

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    Words by Petru Saal Experts in the bio-diversity field came to encourage science students to consider the career prospects they might follow should they continue with their degrees. The talk was initiated by the University’s Career Lounge to make students aware of the various career fields that they can pursue …

August, 2014

  • 7 August

    SAIAB shows why science is still cool

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    By Fezekile Cokile As part of Environmental Week 2014, the South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB) team was outside the Day Kaif on Tuesday, 29 July, to spark interest among students about the different uses of water. The students, which included those doing water management honours, were not only …