RHODES University was not a holiday destination, vice-chancellor Dr Saleem Badat warned first-year students in his orientation speech at the Settlers Monument Theatre in Grahamstown yesterday.
Badat opened with warm words: “At last you are here. You were counting the days to come here and we have been eagerly waiting for you. I hope you are excited about what you see around you. The university is heading towards 110 years and we applaud you.”
For the full story read The Herald, or get the complete newspaper, including comics, classifieds, crosswords and back editions in our e-Edition