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Inspiring feminist speeches

AROMA THERON

This month our country is celebrating Women’s Month. This of course means that we are rewarded with a public holiday or as we students call it: a day to catch up on work. But of course this is not the intent of the day. We should celebrate all the women who contributed not only to the success of our country, but also to our personal lives. So, to celebrate this progressive month, Perdeby has found three inspiring feminist speeches by powerful individuals.

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What you should have learned in school: how to write a CV

CARLY TWADDLE

Every week, Perdeby takes a look at something you should have learned at school to assist you in day to day life. This week, we take a look at how to compile a professional CV.

Everyone needs a Curriculum Vitae (CV), but not everyone knows how to write one. Since it is such an essential document to have in the professional world, Perdeby.has put together a seven - step guide on how to write a CV

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Perdeby party guide: 15-21 August

AROMA THERON

TUESDAY, 15 AUGUST

Madison Avenue at 20:00: Bad Neighbours – Partyfest Synergy ’17 - Doctors in the Dollhouse. This event will once again provide two dancefloors that will be playing different genres of music, but this time the party is a result of Olymupus and Magrietjie’s hard work. You can enjoy oldies on the main dance floor and hip hop and alternative in the glass box. Pre-sale tickets are R10, tickets cost R20 for students at the door, and R30 for general public.

The Jolly Roger at 19:00: Roger that Tuesday. Entrance is R30.

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9 ways to celebrate Women’s Month.

NINA CRONJE

Throughout August South Africa celebrates Women’s Month. This is a tribute to the important historical event which took place on 9 August 1956 when thousands of women marched to the Union Buildings in protest of the extension of pass laws to women. This influential event marked the important role that women played in the struggle for freedom. Since that day, women from different backgrounds, cultures, and races have stood together to fight for a non-racial and non-sexist society. Many people are not sure how to celebrate Women's Month. Perdeby has come up with nine things to do if you are unsure of how to actively embrace this progressive month.

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App of the month: Cognition

CARLY TWADDLE

Every month, Perdeby tests and reviews an app that we think makes life easier. This month, Cognition (an app dubbed as the ‘Uber of tutoring’) was put to the test.

Rating: 4/5

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