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Celebrating success at NMMU's Research, Teaching and Engagement Awards

Teaching and Learning is as valued as Research at NMMU, as the university's academics are recognised for excellent work at the 2013 annual awards ...
Posted on 06/09/2013 13:06:29

5km Color Run = huge mileage for NMMU

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University played host to the first 5km Color Run in Africa, exposing the university up to 9000 runners - and some, since the visual, feel-good event also attracted national media coverage ... 
Posted on 02/09/2013 15:29:51

Alumni stories are always worth sharing

Everyone has a story to tell. Many are worthy of repetition because of the values, life lessons and tenacity of the human spirit they embody as was the case with the stories shared at an NMMU alumni function, titled Reflections.
Posted on 29/08/2013 11:42:22

Aisec Student Apprenticeship Challenge info meeting invite

South African Graduates Development Association (SAGDA) is a non profit organisation which its main objective is to prepare students for the world of work and empower graduates to actively participate in the mainstream economy of our country and the globe. SAGDA partners with private and public Universities, FET colleges, Sector Education and Training Authorities, municipalities and companies to champion the empowerment of graduates through high impact programmes.
Posted on 27/08/2013 14:36:22

"We love you, Coach ..."

Chelsea Haith shares why winning the table-tennis for NMMU at this year's Intervarsity was so important ...
Posted on 19/08/2013 16:47:09

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RE:AcerEdu discounts

This reply is from Jacques Wessells, Facilities Planner, ICT Services.Both the Acer and Lenovo prices and products to students are the result of the ASAUDIT working group for student laptops and supported by the PURCO group. In short ASAUDIT is a standalone organisation made up of all participati...
Posted on 15/02/2012 13:16:35

AcerEdu discounts

Is anyone else not impressed at all by the AcerEdu discounts? Every notebook for sale can be purchased either for less (R1600 less in the case of the most expensive model) or at very similar prices from major online retailers in SA. The bundled Windows 7 Professional and Office 2010 Professional ...
Posted on 10/02/2012 11:23:19


The gym at 2nd ave was managed by the Sport Management staff and students (academic programme) The swimming pool was never part of the gym. We as sport management did however agree to keep an eye on the pool in terms of who was using it etc. The maintenanvce and upkeep of the pool was - and...
Posted on 27/01/2012 14:58:22


The pool on the 2nd Avenue campus was part of the gym. The gym has been converted into offices and the archives of the university. The pool is unfortunately no longer operational.
Posted on 17/10/2011 12:57:31


Maybe they shut down the gym, but the pool is still there. Don't know who's in charge of it now.
Posted on 15/10/2011 10:56:13


TomTo my knowledge there is no gym at 2nd Avenue campus or rather its not operational???
Posted on 15/10/2011 09:56:44


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