Russel Botman inspires education project

2014-07-29 17:45

Fin24 user Wesley Diphoko of Kaya Labs in Kayamandi, Stellenbosch, shares his experience of trying to make education accessible to more young people.

Mbeki expresses sadness over Botman's death

2014-07-01 06:07

Former president Thabo Mbeki has expressed shock and sadness over the death of Stellenbosch University rector and vice-chancellor Prof Russel Botman.

Botman will be sorely missed - Unisa

2014-06-30 10:08

The University of South Africa has expressed sadness over the death of Professor Russel Botman, saying he was a principled leader who was committed to transformation.

Botman a leading light, says Zuma

2014-06-29 14:27

President Jacob Zuma has expressed sadness over the death of Professor Russel Botman, saying the country has "lost one of the leading lights of higher education transformation".

Media24 mourns death of Prof Botman

2014-06-28 20:45

Media24 has joined DA leader Helen Zille, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and others in paying tribute to Professor Russel Botman, Rector and Vice-Chancellor of Stellenbosch University, who died at his home.

Tributes pour in for Botman

2014-06-28 16:33

Professor Russel Botman, Rector and Vice-Chancellor of Stellenbosch University has been hailed as an inspiration following news of his death.

Stellenbosch University rector Prof Botman dies - reports

2014-06-28 11:51

Reports say the Rector and Vice Chancellor of Stellenbosch University Professor Russel Botman has died.

Rapport must apologise to university - Ombud

2013-09-24 07:27

Rapport has been ordered to unconditionally apologise to the University of Stellenbosch and some of its staff, for claims made in a report published in June about changes at the university.

Cape universities call for SAPS inquiry

2013-01-22 17:15

Probing the state of policing in Khayelitsha is the first step in tackling high levels of crime in the area, the Universities of Cape Town and Stellenbosch say.


Botman's funeral details announced

2014-07-02 12:04

Stellenbosch University has released details of the memorial service and funeral service for its late rector and vice-chancellor, Professor Russel Botman, both of which will be streamed online.

Stellenbosch to honour Botman

2014-06-30 14:47

Flags in Stellenbosch will be flown at half-mast following the death of Stellenbosch University rector and vice chancellor Professor Russel Botman.

UWC sends condolences to Botman's family

2014-06-29 21:23

The University of the Western Cape has sent its condolences to the family of Professor Russel Botman, the rector and vice-chancellor of Stellenbosch University, following his death.

Botman a ‘gifted intellectual’

2014-06-28 22:24

The ANC has paid tribute to Stellenbosch University Vice-Chancellor and Rector Professor Russel Botman who died at the age of 60.

Varsity pays tribute to Botman

2014-06-28 18:33

Stellenbosch University has paid tribute to its Rector and Vice-Chancellor Professor Hayman Russel Botman for his visionary leadership.

Prof Botman's departure a great loss – De Lille

2014-06-28 12:28

The city of Cape Town has expressed sadness on the death of Professor Russel Botman, the vice chancellor of Stellenbosch University.

Mandela a role model for students

2013-12-06 19:50

Students can look to former president Nelson Mandela as an example of completing studies under difficult circumstances, Stellenbosh University rector and vice chancellor Russel Botman says.

The LaunchLab to help SMEs

2013-08-07 20:52

Stellenbosch University has launched a new business accelerator called LaunchLab in the centre of its Stellenbosch campus.

University bosses still rake in millions

2012-01-22 18:30

The heads of the country’s public universities continue to rake in millions of rands in salaries despite government’s promise to cap their pay.

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