From campus cleaning to library assistant
On 1 September Mellisa Thomas started as a library assistant at UCT Libraries – after almost a decade as a member of the campus cleaning team.
07 Sep 2020
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First SA student residence to get Green Star rating
UCT’s new 500-bed Avenue Road Residence is the first SA student housing development awarded a Green Star rating from the Green Building Council South Africa.
31 Aug 2020
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Creating a comfortable home workspace
Working from home can soon pall when your workspace isn’t conducive to productivity and healthy living. Tap into these health and safety routines and practical ergonomics.
07 Apr 2020
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First in family to graduate
UCT Properties and Services staff member Fouzia Thesen’s granddaughter Leila Thesen is the family’s first university graduate.
17 Mar 2020
- 7 min read
S-s-some things to know about snakes
Following awareness training workshops with UCT grounds and gardens staff, here are some intriguing facts about snakes that may help you in an emergency.
27 Feb 2020
New response vehicles strengthen patrols at UCT
UCT’s Campus Protection Services has added 10 new response vehicles to its fleet, strengthening its efforts to keep the university safe for all.
04 Feb 2020
CPS officers hailed for their commitment
Campus Protection Services officers were recently instrumental in the arrest of four suspects after a student was robbed of her cellphone on upper campus.
03 Feb 2020
We take the safety and security of students and staff very seriously. Check out the info on staying safe both on and off campus.
20 Jan 2020