Lecturers

John Lawrence Crawford

Well-known and respected physics lecturer John Lawrence Crawford (BSc 1959) died in his home on 17 June 2021, just short of his 84th birthday. Described as “an institution” who dedicated himself to first year auxiliary physics, he taught generations of students from the Health Sciences Faculty: medics, dentists, physiotherapists, nurses, occupational therapists and pharmacists. Many benefitted from his …

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Marilyn Setlalentoa

Marilyn Setlalentoa

Prof Marilyn Setlalentoa, the deputy vice-chancellor of the North-West University at the Mahikeng Campus, passed away this morning (20 May) due to Covid-19 complications. Articles: https://potchefstroomherald.co.za/87617/mahikeng-campus-rector-died-of-covid-19/ https://www.netwerk24.com/Nuus/Gesondheid/covid-19-eis-nog-n-professor-aan-nwu-20210521

Eddie De Lange

Eddie De Lange, former lecturer at Dower Training College and former teacher at Seagull Primary, Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, passed away on 16 January 2021. https://t.co/tSdVaWEXdi #rememberourteacherssa #RIP #teacherssa #zaedu pic.twitter.com/wQWE7MFsAq — Remember Our Teachers (@SaTeachersRIP) January 22, 2021

Dr Graeme Jacobs

Award-winning virologist Dr Graeme Jacobs, a senior lecturer at the Department of Pathology at the University of Stellenbosh, Western Cape, passed away on the 9th January 2021. See article: https://www.iol.co.za/saturday-star/news/humble-but-determined-a-tribute-to-award-winning-sa-virologist-dr-graeme-jacobs-10d80944-98fd-42f7-b140-61faa5f5c221

Prof Bob Scholes

Prof Bob Scholes, Wits Faculty of Science, Johannesburg, Gauteng, passed away on 28 April 2021. Articles and links https://www.timeslive.co.za/news/south-africa/2021-04-30-top-climate-change-scientist-prof-bob-scholes-has-died/ Facebook group post: https://www.facebook.com/groups/rememberourteacherssa/posts/294928352098920/