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My Final Year Work Internship at Unilever!

By Sandi Sher on 28 Dec 2013 in

(Well done to Ekome on hearing that he made it through the stringent selection process to do his internship at Unilever in Cape Town.)

Written by Ekome Same, Final year BBA3 student at TSiBA Cape Town.

What makes this IPJ (Individual Practical Project - work internship) special for me is…

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TSiBA Ripples

By Sandi Sher on 18 Dec 2013 in

Written by Graham McCulloch, TSiBA Volunteer, 27 September 2011

In the shadow of the great massif that sits atop its proud red badge
Stands a place of exciting, transforming opportunity
For those who come to it with very little in material terms
Determined to quench their inborn thirst for learning

A plucky…

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Story of a South African I Met

By Sandi Sher on 13 Dec 2013 in

Written by Griffin Lerner, student at North Caroline University USA, intern at TSiBA Cape Town 2013

Photo: Griffin is second from right in the front row - meeting Emeritus Arch Bishop Tutu

For my story of a South African I met, it is only natural that I chose…

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A Northeastern Perspective on the Passing of Madiba

By Sandi Sher on 09 Dec 2013 in

From Social Justice to Economic Justice: A Northeastern Perspective on the Passing of Madiba

Written by Prof Dennis Shaughnessy: Founder & Executive Director, Northeastern University (NU) Social Enterprise Institute & Distinguished Visiting Professor, TSiBA Education

Photo: Prof Shaughnessy together…

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Reflection on my South African TSiBA Internship

By Sandi Sher on 03 Dec 2013 in

2nd internship reflection

By Griffin Lerner, African History major, with a minor in Entrepreneurship and Education at the University of North Carolina
Student Intern at TSiBA CT, August - December 2013

As my internship and time in Cape Town come to an end, it is only natural to…

My dinner event with Trevor Manuel!

By Sandi Sher on 03 Dec 2013 in

Written by Cindy Van Wyk, TSiBA HCBA Student 2013

Last night, along with 11 other recipients of Minister Trevor Manuel’s ‘Mitchell’s Plain Bursary and Role Model Trust’, engaged with CEO’s and managers of companies like Liberty, DELL, Transnet, Alexander Forbes, PwC, Sanlam, Old Mutual and so much more at a…