Student Innovation Clubs

In this video, GLLI's CEO explains the concept of the Student Innovation Lab

Student Immersion Week 2018

Leading Light In Action

Design thinking


Students presenting their projects and receiving feedback at the  design thinking session at GLLI's 2018 Winter School

Design thinking


Student explaining their plan to solve social justice issues in his community

Pannel discussion


Students from USA and South Africa discussion how they experience social injustices in their countries and proposing solutions 

South Africa's top celebrities inspire leading Light club members


Zareef Minty (Forbes Africa 20 Under 30, Lawyer, politician, author) inspiring youths from WSU and high school clubs around Mthatha to become innovative

South Africa's top celebrities inspire leading Light club members

Dene Botha, TV presenter, Actor, Entrepreneur inspiring students

 Dene Botha, TV presenter, Actor, Entrepreneur and guiness record holder) inspiring students at Student Entrepreneurship week make the best of both worlds

South Africa's top celebrities inspire leading Light club members


 Candice Modiselle, young TV presenter, actress and entrepreneur uses her life story to inspire student entrepreneurs to build resilience at Student Entrepreneurship Week

Inspiring innovation


Top celebrity Candice Modisele having fun with GLLI club members

Student Entrepreneurship week


GLLI hosted SEW2018, an initiative of Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education, in partnership with Universities South Africa to raise awareness of entrepreneurship in its different forms as an alternative to formal employment. 

Community Visioning Summit


As part of GLLI's community-driven leadership training by the Goldin Institute, an inaugural Community Visioning Summit was held at Saint John'c College in October 2018 with three generations (grandparents, parents, child/youth) reflecting on the needs of the community and GLLI's activities

Presentation of projects


GLLI Club members presenting their solution to depression among students during Community Visioning Summit

Iziko in schools


GLLI's CEO invited by Department of education to present iziko to teachers in Mthatha district

GLLI Finalist at Trialogue Donor's Den


CEO of GLLI presenting iziko at Trialogue's Business in Society Conference in May 2017