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Butler on Ramaphosa’s rise to president
On 29 July Professor Anthony Butler will give a Summer School Extension programme lecture on Cyril Ramaphosa’s road to the presidency.
23 Jul 2019
Book launch: Day Zero
The launch of Day Zero – One city’s response to a record-breaking drought, by Associate Professor Gina Ziervogel and science writer Leonie Joubert, takes place on 23 July.
22 Jul 2019
Inaugural lecture: Prof Adam Haupt
Professor Adam Haupt will deliver the third Inaugural Lecture of 2019, titled “Remixing scholarship: Hip hop, the humanities and knowledge production”, on 31 July.
18 Jul 2019
Eduroam now available at libraries across the city
UCT staff and students can now access Eduroam at 57 Cape Town libraries, allowing them to work there as if they were on campus.
10 Jul 2019
Baxter play tackles toxic masculinity
The second, revised instalment of the gritty #JustMen, which tackles the scourge of gender violence and toxic masculinity, is on at the Baxter from 17 July.
05 Jul 2019
Helping ‘Unleash’ UCT’s human potential
The Futures Think Tank’s hackathon on 10 July will kickstart a process to help UCT “Unleash” its human potential.
03 Jul 2019
Pregs Govender to open Women’s Month
Women’s Month at UCT opens on 1 August with a lecture by human rights activist and former MP Pregs Govender addressing “Insubordinate Leadership”.
02 Jul 2019
MOU signed with the University of Massachusetts
A memorandum of understanding was signed between the University of Cape Town and the University of Massachusetts on Monday, 23 July.
26 Jul 2018
Financial maths duo’s big win
Two financial maths master’s students helped their international team clinch a coveted trophy by solving an investment problem for a Zurich private markets firm.
25 Jul 2018
UCT welcomes Wikimania 2018
Around 700 of the best Wiki minds are Cape Town-bound, ready to do the hard work required to boost the African content on the popular knowledge platform.
09 Jul 2018
UCT hosts first gesture studies conference in Africa
Emerging sign languages in Africa will be high on the agenda as signing and gesture experts from around the world meet in Cape Town this week.
05 Jul 2018
Know your status
The Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation hopes to reach 500 people who find it difficult to access public clinics, through a health and welfare jamboree in Athlone this Saturday, 29 July 2017.
26 Jul 2017
Wasserman honoured by Humboldt Foundation
Herman Wasserman, professor of media studies and director of the Centre for Film and Media Studies, has been awarded the prestigious Georg Forster Research Award by the Alexander Humboldt Foundation.
24 Jul 2017
Two of UCT’s massive open online courses (MOOCs) have been handpicked by Coursera, the world’s largest MOOC platform, as featured courses on its newly launched #LearnActImpact initiative.
21 Jul 2017
Baxter goes to Edinburgh Fringe
Six productions from the Baxter Theatre Centre will be staged at the largest arts festival in the world, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, this year.
19 Jul 2017
Double win for communication department
UCT’s Communication and Marketing Department (CMD) won bronze in the Circle of Excellence awards programme run by the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
17 Jul 2017
A civic mobilisation dialogue
UCT’s Department of Social Development and the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation are hosting a civic mobilisation dialogue on 18 July to explore how young people can take the lead towards a better Africa.
14 Jul 2017
Cybersecurity boffins to compare notes
UCT, in partnership with Dimension Data, will host the inaugural Cyber Security Symposium Africa from 16 to 19 July on UCT’s middle campus.
12 Jul 2017