Top Achiever Face of Glam Final SRC ELECTIONS Who is eligible to vote? Solomon Mudege, George Weah & Dennis Oswald Glam Squad’s Models Any registered NMMU student NMMU graduate Solo- is eligible to “Glam Squad’s face of Entertainment for the mon Mudege who re- vote. Glam Finale” night was provided by cently graduated with distinction from the FIFA popular student and When is the On the 25th of August Captains DJs Sbusiso Master Class in Switzer- voting day? the Face of Glam finale Msane, Muzi, and Jesse land will start his year- show was hosted at the (DJs S.O.S, Muzero, Mxolisi Ncapayi long internship at FIFA The voting day popular student club, and Jesse James). Deputy Director SGD in Zurich from 1 Septem- Prof Wannenburg, Fikile, is Thursday, 16 Buzz Bar. Body Builder Bulelani ber. Brightness & Mr. Hoyi September The Master of Ceremo- Jola was back by popu- Importance of your 2010 from 8:00 This scholarship was nies was founder and lar demand, flexing his vote. till 19:00pm. made available to former Glam Squad ripped body in front of NMMU by FIFA Presi- President Delon Le an awestruck crowd. It is your responsibility Why is it im- dent Sepp Blatter with a Roux. Markham’s Sim Ndima our resident to cast your vote for Why Vote? portant to have view to contributing to Greenacres kept the poet was there to share any organization or an SRC? development of the male models looking some thought provoking individual you believe Becomes the question on every stu- game of soccer in South trendy, with their new words as well. will represent you best dents lips around this time of the year. The SRC repre- Africa. He completed his collection out-fits for this By: Khanyisile Jumba within the university BCom in Sport and Rec- season. The female We certainly hope we can answer sents students committees. Do the in the highest reation Management models were dressed to right and responsible some of your questions. decision making and a BCom honors de- kill in their own inspired thing, cast your vote gree in Business Man- garments. Not to be out- on the 16 September Many students have asked us what body of the done, our beautiful NMMU and they agement at NMMU. 2010. is the SRC? The Student Representa- crowd of students came also sit in 25 tive Council (SRC) is a structure made other commit- in numbers with their up of students who have been democ- tees where stu- best foot forward dressed to take hearts. Mnxumanisi & Fika ratically elected by registered NMMU dent issues are students to represent their student discussed. needs. Casual Day About Us You can WIN Paparazzi SRC Officer SRC Officer SRC plans, or Officer ganizes and coordinates SRC related events and programmes, Works closely with the IEC in planning SRC Elections. L Harmse & S Broderick Msondezi SRC Officer Diba & Able Casual Day Mascot “Diba Adds flavour to Casual Day” Thabisa Society Office You can win vouchers to The NMMU & Casual Day Mascots, Diba & Able, the value of R100, by just added flavour to Casual Day celebrations. The answering the below ques- Society celebrations were hosted by the Disability Unit tions about the university Officer Society (DU) across the NMMU campuses. shop. officer Great excitement and joy filled the air the moment the Mascots made their appearance at the cam- 1.Where is the university puses. Proceeds from the events went to the Deaf shop situated? The role of the society Association of South Africa (DEAFSA) amounting to just over a R1200. By: Kholisa Papu officer is to provide 2.What are the trading strategic guidance to Cup cakes 4 charity Diba with students hours of the university organisations. Society shop? officers help societies build constructive or- Correct answers along with ganisations that con- your name, surname, stu- tribute to the priorities dent number & contact de- of the university. They tails can be e-mailed to encourage students to email@example.com by engage themselves in 30 September 2010. co-curricular activities. SRC Arbor Week Caught on Camera “Greening” SRC Elections What’s the The Student forum of the Info role of an Snap! 16 September South African Climate Con- SRC? 2010 sortium (SEACC) held Ar- bor Week which ran from It’s to represent and the 1st to the 7th of Sep- act in the interest of tember 2010. all registered stu- dents. Arbor Day was first cele- To preserve and pro- brated in 1983 with the mote the honour and The celebrations need for raising awareness interests of the Uni- ended on the 7th of September 2010 by of the value of trees in so- versity and of the an address by Vice ciety. In 1999 the South students. Chancellor Prof. Der- African government ex- rick Swartz. Arbor tended the celebration of week tries to in- SRC Time:08:00-19:00 crease public aware- Arbor Day to National Ar- bor Week, from 1 to 7 Sep- ness of a few of the Venue: All NMMU 2,000 indigenous tree tember every year. Organi- Info Campuses species in our coun- sations were encouraged Did you try. to participate in community know? "greening". The celebra- By: Jacobus My- tions for Arbor Week at the Only 12% of the burgh NMMU took place on the NMMU students 3rd of September which voted in the 2009 saw a tree planting cere- SRC Election. mony at the South Cam- Why should I Vote? pus. It was followed by a Green day Fun walk/run on The SRC elections the 4th of September. take place every year. By voting you able to express who you want to represent your needs. Congrats! Hot spot BtC Breakfast Hello Day Snap! Skhokhos Hello Day participants The 30th of August saw BtC class of 2010 scores of volunteers walking around campus “Leadership Breakfast” This voluntary self de- and distributing sweets velopment programme is labeled Hello in many different languages. On the 18 of August intended to broaden th the Beyond the Class- leadership skills, foster This initiative was the room (BtC) Breakfast appreciation and sensi- brain child of the depart- was held at the North tivity for cultural diver- ment of Student Govern- Campus Conference sity. Its also encourages Baxolele Centre. volunteer work in on- Pragtig ance and Development in campus and community & trying to promote and Sethu embrace ubuntu. The breakfast was to environments. The objectives of the give recognition to the campaign were to pro- students that had com- The Breakfast was well mote Unity and Diversity pleted the BtC Leader- attended with guests On the 11 September within the NMMU cam- ship programme. The ranging from EMCOM 2010 saw the crown- puses. students showcased members as well as ing of Mr & Miss their learning through guests invited by the South Point Residents. presentations titled “This students. is my Story”. This event was held at the King Edward Hotel Missionvale They used video clips, and saw Baxolele Ma- Students power point and poetry fuya and Sethu Nca- to express their learning payi being crowned as they progressed as Mr & Miss South through the programme. Point Res 2010. Coming up ... Nedbank Student Account Events SASOL Winners Ayoba Open a Dezign student current account at Snap! any Nedbank Branch within Port Elizabeth Alhyrian Laue between 25th August and 30 October 2010 and you could be the lucky winner of a lap- Fine Art student Zane SEPTEMBER top. Lange’s entry won SRC Varsity him a merit award. To qualify all you need to do is to make a Ball Photography gradu- minimum 1 deposit– Each deposit receipt to ate Gerhardt Coetzee OCTOBER be placed in entry box in any PE branch, 2 and Fine Art student Mr & Miss deposits are to be made to the account in Lorinda Pretorius NMMU the same month as the deposit. Its open to also won Merits . BtC Breakfast all NMMU students only!!! Merit Awards Gerhard Achiever Awards Time: 9 am Date: 17 September “NMMU students fly the CONTACT 2010 flag high” US Venue: Student Kraal Nelson Mandela Metropoli- South Campus tan University’s art stu- Zane The Pharmacy Society dents continue to fly the Simlindele Manqina (PEPSA) bring you Health flag with their exceptional Day. This day will be success in the country’s Department of Student dedicated to serving the oldest and leading compe- Governance & student community of the Development tition for emerging artists. NMMU. Pharmacy stu- Samantha dents will be running tests Office: 101 Gold Fields Four of the seven prizes in which include blood pres- South, South Campus sure, blood glucose and the SASOL New Signa- Phone: 041 504 2700 body mass index meas- tures competition went to Fax: 041 504 1029 urements. students from the School E-mail: Come one come all!! of Music, Art and Design, firstname.lastname@example.org including that of the overall Website: www.nmmu.ac.za/studev winner Alhyrian Laue.