Where are they now: Chanté Daniels

Chanté Daniels attended her first ballet class in nappies, long before she could walk. Since then, Chanté Daniels has danced her way into the Cape Town City Ballet thanks to rigorous training by her mom, Ethne, a full-time ballet teacher in Ida’s Valley.

Elsenburg: Following wine around France

For oenology students at Elsenburg, a tour of the wine-producing regions of France spent learning about the foundations of their prospective craft comes as a fitting end to their years of study. Lorraine Geldenhuys joined them on their journey of discovery.

Van Heerden: a passion for medicine

Top medical student awarded coveted Chancellor’s Medal, passed every year of her study with distinction, and obtained distinctions in every one of the 11 domains of the final-year examinations.

Talk of the town

A new, world-class aquatic centre is set to go some way towards alleviating a very real problem for the school, its the end of an era at North Star Fisheries and Marius Schoeman remains humble despite his accomplishments. Eikestadnuus editor Danie Keet weighs in with the latest from Stellenbosch and the Winelands. 

Maties passion for medicine pays dividends

Stellenbosch University (SU) is proud to announce that three of its academics have been named Highly Cited Researchers, according to the Highly Cited Researchers 2019 list from the Web of Science Group, released earlier this week.