Rhodes Scholar Video Wall
View our videos from current Scholars, Alumni and groups.
Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture 2018
This year, we welcomed Mr Pravin Jamnadas Gordhan to speak at our Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture 2018. His lecture was titled ‘Principled Activism for Social Justice in a Troubled World’.
Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture 2017 by Mr Sipho M. Pityana
The 2017 Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture was delivered by Mr Sipho M. Pityana. The Lecture was titled 'Can South Africa's Constitutional Democracy be Sustained?' Mr Pityana is a businessman and Civil Society Activist.
Bram Fischer Memorial 2016 by Justice Catherine O’Regan
The 2016 Bram Fischer lecture started with a conversation with Ms Ruth Rice & Ms Ilse Fischer Wilson, daughters of Bram Fischer. The speaker, Justice Catherine O’Regan was appointed as judge to the newly formed South African Constitutional Court in 1994. She spoke about Fidelity to Law: How Bram Fischer Illuminates a Perennial Debate.
Rhodes Portrait Unveiling of Lucy Banda-Sichone
Lucy Banda Sichone (Zambia & Somerville 1978) was a human rights activist and educator. In 1978, she was selected as Zambia’s first female Rhodes Scholar. Her portrait was the first portrait of a woman to be displayed in Milner Hall, Rhodes House.
Naseemah Mohamed (Zimbabwe & St Edmund Hall 2013)
Senior Scholar Naseemah shares her experience on the opportunities the Rhodes Scholarship has given her to pursue her research in Zimbabwe.
Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture 2015 by Justice Edwin Cameron
Justice Cameron's lecture considered the compromises and complexities of Bram Fischer's life, and his struggle for justice in conditions of imperfection. One of the key themes was the importance of dissent and Bram Fischer's commitment to seek justice in law.
Rhodes Women Group
Rhodes Women Scholar Group welcomes all scholars identifying as femme, genderqueer, non-binary and women as we affirm and support each other and explore themes and ideas regarding gender.
Black Association of Rhodes Scholars
BARS is committed to creating an environment that encourages a diversity of perspectives, identities, and experiences, in which the group facilitates dialogue about issues concerning Black peoples around the world.
Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture 2014 by Professor Denis Goldberg
The 2011 Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture was delivered by Professor Goldberg who is a South African social campaigner and was active in the struggle against apartheid. He was imprisoned along with other key members of the anti-apartheid movement.