NWU honors the cream of his crop
On Friday, October 7, 2016, the NWU honors its top alumni at an award ceremony in Sandton. This year's prestigious award ceremony also included the prestigious NWU Lifetime Achievement Award and acknowledgment of the NWU's alumni who have excelled this year at international sport.
The prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award went to former Vice-Chancellor of the NWU, Dr Theuns Eloff, who completed his BJur Economics degree at the Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education in 1972. This is the second time that this prestigious award as recognition is given. The last recipient was former President FW de Klerk.
Another well-known alumni who received awards include a Judge President, a television boss, a world-renowned tenor, respected researchers, an executive head of public affairs, and an international waterponie- (jet ski) racing.