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Statement of Council on the Report of the Institutional Reconciliation and Transformation Commission (IRTC)
UCT Council has released a statement regarding the Report of the Institutional Reconciliation and Transformation Commission (IRTC).
28 Jun 2019
IRTC Steering Committee meeting of Monday, 3 June 2019
On Monday, 3 June 2019, the IRTC Steering Committee met to discuss feedback from the various constituencies with a view to making recommendations to Council.
03 Jun 2019
Engagement with the IRTC report
Chair of Council, Sipho M Pityana, writes to the campus community about the recommendations put forward in the IRTC report.
03 May 2019
IRTC Steering Committee meeting of Friday, 22 March 2019
On Friday, 22 March 2019, the IRTC Steering Committee met to discuss the recommendations made in the IRTC’s final report.
22 Mar 2019
IRTC final report released
Chair of Council, Sipho M Pityana, writes to the campus community about the release of the IRTC’s final report.
20 Mar 2019
IRTC and IRTC Steering Committee meet for the release of the IRTC’s final report
On Monday night, 18 March 2019, the Institutional Reconciliation and Transformation Commission (IRTC) met with the IRTC Steering Committee and released its final report.
18 Mar 2019
Questions, but no answers, about decolonizing South African university curricula
19 Oct 2018
UCT skeletons in the cupboard not a mistake, but evidence of a colonial crime against humanity
18 Oct 2018
Let's move beyond talking about quality of teaching at South African universities and do something about it
07 Oct 2018
UCT needs a zero-tolerance approach to crimen injuria in general and racist utterances in particular
06 Oct 2018
Identifying and building on past successes can also help realign the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) future
04 Oct 2018
IRTC submission deadline extension
The Institutional Reconciliation and Transformation Commission (IRTC) has extended its deadline for submissions to 30 September 2018.
28 Sep 2018
Final call for IRTC submissions
Acting Vice-Chancellor A/Prof Lis Lange writes to the UCT community about the extended deadline for submissions.
26 Sep 2018
Universities SA says that universities will not make blanket decisions on #FeesMustFall transgressors
Universities SA says that universities will not make blanket decisions on the 2015/16 #FeesMustFall transgressors.
28 Aug 2018
The Institutional Reconciliation and Transformation Commission (IRTC) will engage with all faculties and professional, administrative support and service (PASS) departments, as well as student and leadership structures of the university, from 13 to 17 August 2018.
13 Aug 2018
An open letter to Civil Engineering Magazine and the SAICE
Professor Alison Lewis, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, writes an open letter to Civil Engineering Magazine and the SAICE.
06 Aug 2018
Universities South Africa announces the 2018 Lekgotla on Entrepreneurship in Higher Education
The Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education (EDHE) programme will host the EDHE Lekgotla 2018 from 27 to 29 June 2018 at the University of Cape Town. The EDHE Lekgotla 2018 is aimed at sharing best practice and fostering collaboration for the benefit of the South African youth and economy.
27 Jun 2018
IRTC calls for submissions before 12 May 2018
The Institutional Reconciliation and Transformation Commission (IRTC) has extended the deadline for phase two of the hearings to 12 May 2018.
11 May 2018