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Careers Service a SAGEA awards finalist
UCT has been shortlisted for the “Best Career Fair” and “Best Career Service” awards in the 2019 SAGEA awards.
10 Oct 2019
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UCT hosts Sign Language seminar
Ethics, practice and relevance of Sign Language will come under the microscope at the 2019 South African Sign Language Seminar this month.
08 Oct 2019
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African Giganet honour for Gillwald
07 Oct 2019
CMD scoops eight Silver Quill awards
03 Oct 2019
Rainbow Week 2019: celebrating inclusivity
02 Oct 2019
Social Responsiveness Award nominations
27 Sep 2019
Antigone (not quite/quiet): Short Baxter season
26 Sep 2019
Soapbox Science 2019 Cape Town
18 Sep 2019
Excellence award for RC&I
17 Sep 2019
Students, prisoners and parolees in arts collaboration
11 Sep 2019
Student debriefing sessions continue
11 Sep 2019
#SEW2019: Calling all student entrepreneurs
10 Sep 2019
Debriefing sessions available for students
03 Sep 2019
UCT master’s candidate brings plays to life
26 Aug 2019
TB Davie Memorial Lecture: Academic freedom
UCT’s annual TB Davie Memorial Lecture will be presented by Dr Steven Salaita and will examine the “myth” of academic freedom.
25 Jul 2019
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
Newton Advanced Fellowship lecture
As part of a three-year collaborative research project titled Spatial Justice in the Postcolony: Legacies of the Nomos of Apartheid, UCT will host the Newton Advanced Fellowship lecture on 15 July.
28 Jun 2019
Gugulethu Seven killings the focus of powerful play
Multiple award-winning production G7: OKWE-BOKHWE, directed by UCT lecturer Mandla Mbothwe, will be on stage at the Hiddingh Hall campus ahead of its National Arts Festival run.
11 Jun 2019
UCT to host IdeasLab at World Economic Forum meeting
UCT research will be in the spotlight at the IdeasLab at the World Economic Forum’s 13th Annual Meeting of the New Champions in China in July.
30 May 2019
UCT prof co-authors award-winning book
An award-winning book, co-authored by UCT’s Professor Tomá Berlanda, explores the challenges and opportunities that relate to designing a sustainable, developing African city.
29 May 2019
One week only for Baxter musical
Hot on the heels of its success earlier this year, the hit musical Ordinary Days returns to the Baxter Flipside – but only until Saturday.
22 May 2019
Training wannabe techies
UCT’s School of IT, in collaboration with CodeSpace Academy, invites high-school learners to attend a six-day course from 1 July to learn about multiple aspects of technology and coding.
20 May 2019
Video packages from UCTTV
UCTTV is offering two special video-creation packages for tailor-made short productions such as documentaries, promos and case study videos until the end of May.
17 May 2019
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