Honouring individuals who have the passion,commitment and determination at the EMS Deans Honours Awards.
The University of the Western Cape’s (UWC) Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences (EMS) honoured its top achievers at their Dean’s Honours Awards in April.
Acting EMS Dean, Professor Michelle Esau said she is proud to be part of the success of the students who showed perseverance, determination and commitment throughout their time of study at UWC.
“The purpose of this University and faculty is not only to educate our students but enabling them to confidently compete with graduates from other universities”, she said.
Deputy Vice Chancellor Prof. Ramesh Bharuthram who was in attendance, said that the Dean’s Honours Awards is special because the award winners are among the top of the 3136 UWC students who graduated in March this year.
“You are the leaders of tomorrow, in twenty years from now, you will be in charge of country and play important roles in the future of South Africa. We also extend special thanks to the parents because without their support and sacrifice your path would have been different,” he says.
The award winners are as follows:
1st Year Students
Rhondeline Williams (B.Admin)
Xiangyan Zhou B.Com General)
Ngobile Hlongwana (B.Com General)
2nd Year Students
Arshad Musa (B.Com General)
Babalwa Kilani (B.Com Law)
Maphelo Batyi (B.Admin)
3rd Year Students
Francis Chiparawasha (B.Com Law)
Fadwah Fredericks (B.Com Law)
Millicent Grace Azangwe (B.Com Law)
Extended Four Year Programme
Sumayah Anthony (Foundation 1st and 2nd Year)
Abonga Sodawe (3rd Year)
Aveshin Govender (4th Year)
Laverne Petersen (Information Systems)
Bisrat Haile Gebrekidan (Economics)
Excellence in Teaching Awards
Lemay Llorente Quesada- Teacher of the year
Professor Heng-Hsing Hsieh and Professor Kathleen Hodnett
Dean’s List 75% Average
Michelle Marilyn Hendricks
Candice Melody Langeveldt
Ruvarasie Patience Mugarisanwa
Thubelihle Privilege Mahlangu
Mohammed Yusuf Zainul Aabideen Toffar
Simone Lisa Cloete
Garth Ray Hansen
Lazlo Ashley Adams
Marian Chantelle Gordan
Marco Luigi Murrie
Alain Matthew Alexander
Babalwa Namhla Melapi
Joshua Ogheneovo Oghenetega
Tafadzwa Ailsa Kawome
Raramai Patience Munetsi