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Read it and Leap

Written by Hamish McCready You wake up one morning, possibly wearing a pajama suit as Barney Stinson would (you are perpetually prepared for situations that may call for a suave outfit) and after stepping out of bed, you immediately do 1000 one-handed push-ups to shake off the dust while simultaneously reading the news from your […]

Indoor Inter-Flat Insanity

Written by Geoff Forbes Let me set the scene: It’s a quiet public holiday in Cape Town. Just like any other Freedom Day, the people of the mother city sleep long into the morning, resting after tiring haul of three consecutive days of festivity, which long weekends tend to cater for so fantastically. The students […]

Awkwardness Guide

Written by Fuaad Coovadia Smutsmen are a specialised group of skilled warriors who have no weaknesses and who never cry –  especially not at the end of Marley and Me that one time. This is a fact. However, we also know that if we were to publicise this, we would all be taken away by […]

African Leadership

Written by Aydn Parrott Africa is a land of potential. Africa is thought by many to be the origin of human kind. South Africa has been described as alive with possibility, the rainbow nation with cities like the place of gold and city of good hope. A large amount of these images relate to Africa’s […]

Smuller’s Got Talent 2015

Written by Kura Maswera On a balmy Wednesday the UCT community congregated in the Upper Common Room to watch the most talented people that these two fine establishments of Smuts and Fuller had to offer unleash their hidden talents for their Annual Talent Show. The 8 acts involved were put through their paces in one […]

Jan Smuts Public Lecture

Time: 9 SEPTEMBER 2015 @ 15h.00 Venue: Lecture Hall Gate 2 Kirstenbosch DR JOHN ROURKE “A sweet opiate” Botany in the life of Jan Smuts Hosted by Smuts Hall Alumni Association

Give that Man a Bottle of Backsberg

Backsberg Wine Estate Tour 2014 The Annual Smuts Hall Tour of the Backsberg Wine Estate was held on Saturday 15 March.

A Peak into O-week 2014

Smuts Hall has had a top intake of first years this year: a group that are very keen to get involved and participate. Event attendance was outstanding with over 70 signups for our iron man O-week package!