Student life

Wearing boots? Here’s how to look bootiful on campus this winter Wearing boots? Here’s how to look bootiful on campus this winter

Keen to be part of the latest autumn fashion trend? Get stocked up on anklets, wedge boots, platforms, rain or campus boots and buckle up to look bootiful this term because boots were made for wearing!

9 days ago

Rhodes has fallen! See all pictures of the statue being removed Rhodes has fallen! See all pictures of the statue being removed

The UCT council has decided that the Cecil John Rhodes must be removed from the university's steps. The university said its Senate had "voted overwhelmingly in favour of recommending to council that the statue of Rhodes be moved when council holds its special sitting on Wednesday, April 8 2015".

11 days ago

The 3 things to avoid when kissing your crush The 3 things to avoid when kissing your crush

As you’re gearing up to head back home after the holidays and prepare to hit the first big term party, we have some safe kissing tips for you.

11 days ago


Why being home for vac is awesome! Why being home for vac is awesome!

There is simply no denying it. Certain things just happen when you are home during break. Are you experiencing any of these being home symptoms?

12 days ago

This cat is more Thug Life than Tupac ever was! This cat is more Thug Life than Tupac ever was!

Ah Tupac, how you live on. The term “thug-Life” was originally coined by the one and only Tupac Shakur.

4 weeks ago

Rhodes: emergency student body meeting held Rhodes: emergency student body meeting held

The Student Representative Council (SRC) of Rhodes University (RU) held an emergency student body meeting on campus last night.

4 weeks ago


Got wine on your white shirt again? Here Got wine on your white shirt again? Here's how to make the evidence vanish!

So we all have those days when our wine or coffee decides to accessorise our new white shirt. When your slap-chip slips and those khaki chinos look destroyed forever, when your finger decides it has had enough of this cruel world and decides the next piece of paper it touches will be its last and slices itself open, blood everywhere, and so end the days of your favourite summer dress, when your beverage takes up a momentary hobby of base jumping and ‘splatter’ the carnage is real.

1 month ago

St Patricks Day is here! But here is why you are drinking. St Patricks Day is here! But here is why you are drinking.

Saint Paddy’s Day came and conquered! It was the time to dust off those green boots and temporary shamrock tattoos to get in the mood to commemorate the patron Saint of Ireland.

1 month ago

The 5 things you will DEFINITELY find in res food! The 5 things you will DEFINITELY find in res food!

Come rain or shine, there are certain staple foods you are guaranteed to find on campus plates! From NMMU to the University of Venda, your plate in the dining hall or canteen will 9 out of 10 times contain at least one of the following foods: - Chicken.

1 month ago

Protesters throw poo at Rhodes statue Protesters throw poo at Rhodes statue

A dozen studentd protested the Cecil John Rhodes statue and drenched it in human faeces. Chumani Maxwele, a student, led the way and flug human waste at the statue, demanding that the statue be taken down.

1 month ago

The do The do's and don't's of the crop top

It's everywhere you look, from the runway and red carpet to the campus, the staple of a nineties wardrobe is back.

1 month ago

6 Most awkward movies to watch with your parents! 6 Most awkward movies to watch with your parents!

We all know those cringe worthy moments where we wanna sink through the floor... Here are the top 6 movies to NEVER watch with family.

1 month ago

Wits student physically assaulted Wits student physically assaulted

Sinethemba Memela was threated with the statement “I will f*ckin’ kill you, you black bitch,” by a white law student.

1 month ago

Easy res hacks you can do on a budget Easy res hacks you can do on a budget

Being in a res room can become boring and hard to fit all your favourite things in one place. Well here are easy hacks just for you!

1 month ago

Street festival to celebrate Maboneng expansion Street festival to celebrate Maboneng expansion

With what seems to be one of the most exciting developments in downtown Johannesburg, is having a street festival!

1 month ago

How to make a spit braai the South African way! How to make a spit braai the South African way!

Summer is going to end soon, so entertain your friends with your braaing skills....

1 month ago

The first year invasion is here! Sorry 3rd years... The first year invasion is here! Sorry 3rd years...

Although we have all been there, it is only when you are a sophomore or senior at varsity that the first years truly begin to grate your nerves.

1 month ago