Archive | November, 2013

What Education Means to Me

28 Nov

Preparing us for University

“Educated men are as much superior to uneducated men as the living are to the dead,” said Aristotle, once upon a time. Education is an essential human virtue. Man becomes ‘man’ through education. He is what education makes him. It has been rightly said that without education, man is a splendid slave, a reasoning savage.We […]

Travel to Learn

5 Nov

Preparing us for University

“Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you have travelled.” – The Prophet MohammedThough my imagination is known to run as wild as the zebras on the African plains, it is inconceivable to ever substitute the experience and learning that comes with travelling to a place. It is my considered view […]