Red faces for blackface claims over purple face students

12 February 2016 - 19:03 By Samantha Smith

The suspension of two female students from the Heemstede Residence at Stellenbosch University involved in the alleged “blackface” incident last Friday has been lifted.This was recommended of the University’s Equality Unit following an investigation into the “blackface” claims. The two students were actually dressed as purple aliens at a space-themed residence party.

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