As UCT mourns Emeritus Archbishop Desmond Tutu, we also celebrate the life he led and his contribution to higher education.
May his soul rest in peace. "Arch" we salute you.
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On Sunday, 26 December 2021, the University of Cape Town learned of the passing of Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, 90. We say goodbye to a man who taught us the power of joy to fight injustice and evil.
“Archbishop Emeritus Tutu, as he graciously aged, never lost his vision for a just and free South Africa.”
– Archbishop Emeritus Njongonkulu Ndungane
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