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Tuesday, 19 February 2019
‘Tell them about the dream’

During an historic day at the University of Cape Town (UCT), where a special graduation was held alongside the robing of Vice-Chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, students from the Faculty of Humanities graduated, academic staff were honoured, and an alumnus returned to inspire.

Publication Date:
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 - 15:00
UCT launches Hub for Decolonial Feminist Psychologies in Africa

The Department of Psychology launched the Hub for Decolonial Feminist Psychologies in Africa on Wednesday, 11 April 2018, at the Psychology Foyer in the PD Hahn Building.


Publication Date:
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 - 14:45
AC Jordan renaming
AC Jordan Building officially named

South African universities should become pre-eminent spaces for the study of Africa and its people, Pallo Jordan said at the official naming of the AC Jordan Building after his late father on 4 April. The building was formerly the Arts Block.

Publication Date:
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 - 13:00
Mental Health
Poor living conditions and unemployment strongly linked to depression – UCT study reveals

Individuals living in more deprived neighbourhoods in South Africa experience more depressive symptoms than their counterparts in wealthier neighbourhoods. This is according to a recent University of Cape Town (UCT) study published in the journal, BMC Psychiatry.

Publication Date:
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 11:15