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UCT champion of urban poor and city improvement honoured with prestigious award
University of Cape Town Professor Susan Parnell is the 2010 recipient of the Alan Pifer Research Award, for her work in urban poverty reduction and environmental management.
29 Mar 2011
Isdell's $1m donation kicks off UCT rugby stadium project
A donation of US$1 million (about R7 million) by alumnus Neville Isdell to the Rugby Club on 7 March 2010 has allowed the University of Cape Town to dust off its long-nursed plans to build a rugby stadium.
15 Mar 2011
UCT Deputy Vice-Chancellor Beall steps down
Professor Jo Beall, a deputy vice-chancellor at the University of Cape Town, has tendered her resignation to take up the position of Director of Education and Society at the British Council in London. Her resignation will take effect at the end of April.
07 Mar 2011
GIPCA hosts panel discussion on Palestine, Israel, and South Africa
The Gordon Institute for Performing and Creative Arts (GIPCA) is hosting a panel discussion on "Palestine, Israel and South Africa" on Thursday 10 March at 17:30, as part of its ongoing Great Texts/Big Questions public lecture series. This free public lecture will take place at Hiddingh Hall, University of Cape Town (UCT) Hiddingh Campus, Orange Street, Cape Town.
03 Mar 2011