Botho University's Glitzy Gatsby Party
The Botho University Staff Christmas party and Excellence Awards were held on Friday 9th December 2016 for the Gaborone campus. The glitzy affair, themed “The Great Gatsby”, proved to be a fun way to end the year and staff looked regal in their costumes.
The awards for the night were categorized in the following: The Research excellence awards: for Botho University staff, where staff doing research make successful proposals for funding and based on the research output points, all staff members who have obtained 4 research output points are nominated for research excellence awards. The person with the top most points has been awarded the winner in each of the campuses. Service excellence awards: staff members in all support roles who have come together as a team in making Botho a first choice University that students and staff want to associate with. Teaching excellence awards: which is about the promotion of excellent teaching and learning as our core function in Botho University. This year, all teaching staff across our 3 campuses have put in a lot of commendable effort in ensuring that our students get the best learning experience that only Botho University can offer. Appreciation Award for Sports coaches: as Botho University, we pride ourselves in being one of the best in sporting events in the country. Credit goes to the teams that make us proud but all these are the result of a lot of hard work put in by a number of people behind the scenes.
The performance line-up included live jazz performances by renowned local artist Fresh Les, who brought the house down with his illustrious saxophone.