2018 awarenet highlights

Check out some of the highlights of the awarenet year 2018!

In February we reached our 500th member of the Open Lab and our teacher’s course was SETA accredited:

500th member of awarenet Open Lab!

awarenet Teacher’s course accredited!

In April we taught teachers doing a postgraduate degree at Rhodes University the use of Power Point:

awarenet lecture on PowerPoint in the classroom

In May we had great fun at the Open Day together with our partners at the Joza Youth Hub:

The Joza Youth Hub opens its doors!

In July our learners took part in the annual Makhanda/Grahamstown Arts Festival, creating animations at a fun workshop and seeing an interesting play about local history.

Afrofuturist Animation Workshop!

The Xhosa Chronicles

In September the second Learning Lab officially opened:

Opening of the awarenet Learning Lab

The same month former awarenet intern Mcvay returned from an exiting year as volunteer in Germany, follow his journey over the years in the three blog posts below!:

Mcvay and his year as a volunteer in Germany

Mcvay in Bremen! The travails of an awarenet learner

A Review of a Life with awarenet

In October staff and volunteers from awarenet received recognitions for community engagement from Rhodes University :

Recognition for awarenet at Rhodes Community Engagement Awards 2018!

Last year we also did a lot of fun activities with cameras and recorders:

Joza goes Hollywood

Photo walk in local township

awarenet October holiday fun!

December Holiday program


1 thought on “2018 awarenet highlights

  • What an excellent year 2018 was! Ndiyabulela!!

    “Awesome work” to the entire team, and especially Kjetil, for making it all happen.

    Umnqweno omhle – All the best for 2019.

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