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2017 recipients of the Collaborative Educational Practice Awards
Acting VC Prof Daya Reddy writes to the UCT community about the Collaborative Educational Practice Awards.
29 Jan 2018
Announcement of IRTC commissioners
Mr Sipho M Pityana, Chair of the IRTC steering committee (and Chair of UCT Council), writes to the UCT community to announce the IRTC commissioners.
26 Jan 2018
Chair of Council
Water crisis and other updates
26 Jan 2018
Appeal to step up water-saving measures as day zero looms
Acting VC Loretta Feris sends an appeal to the UCT community to save water.
22 Jan 2018
Students admissions and registration (2018)
Student registration at the University of Cape Town begins on 5 February 2018. The announcement that government will phase in “fully subsidised free higher education and training for poor and working class South Africans” over a five year period is a major advance in improving access to higher education for all South Africans. Understandably, there have been debates and questions about the details of the funding plan.
11 Jan 2018