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Vice-Chancellor Statement on integration of student residences
The University of Cape Town has taken note of the video-incident at the University of the Free State and the related activities and reactions to it. The incident and underlying issues that led to this act are deplorable. They have no place in an institution of higher learning.
29 Feb 2008
UCT consults public about commemoration of historic slave burial ground
The University of Cape Town held its second meeting in its public consultation process about its proposed development near the Rustenburg burial site. The site is the final resting place of slaves who worked the farms along the Liesbeeck River in the 17th and 18th centuries.
27 Feb 2008
President of University of Michigan presents lecture at UCT
The Vice Chancellor and Principal of the University of Cape Town, Professor Njabulo S Ndebele will host the President of the University of Michigan, Professor Mary Sue Coleman, during his next Open Lecture taking place on Tuesday, 4 March 2008 at 13:00.
27 Feb 2008
UCT to award six honorary degrees in 2008
The University of Cape Town will be awarding six honorary degrees this year, to recognise people whose work has distinguished them as significant in their fields of speciality. These degrees will be conferred during the June and December graduation ceremonies at UCT.
26 Feb 2008
UCT Vice-Chancellor to be awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws degree by the University of Michigan
The University of Michigan in the United States of America earlier this month announced that they will award an honorary Doctor of Laws degree to Prof Njabulo S. Ndebele, Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Cape Town.
21 Feb 2008