Wednesday, 26 February 2020
The 'two faces' of UCT

In writing his latest book, "UCT under Apartheid", Emeritus Professor Howard Phillips of UCT's Historical Studies Department was confronted with two conflicting sides to the university's position on apartheid.

Publication Date:
Mon, 10 Feb 2020 - 14:45
Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative comes to Cape Town

More than 200 renowned artists and arts leaders from South Africa and around the world will gather at Cape Town’s Baxter Theatre Centre on 8 and 9 February to attend the prestigious Rolex Arts Weekend.

Publication Date:
Mon, 03 Feb 2020 - 15:30
Centre for Film & Media at UCT launches Executive Short Course on managing Political Campaigns

The Centre for Film and Media Studies (CFMS) at UCT has recently partnered with Johannesburg-based political advisory firm Shikamo, to offer an executive short course on running and managing political campaigns in Africa. The course will make its debut this June as a winter term course. 

Publication Date:
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 - 13:30
Avoiding the pitfalls of data lifecycle

Professor Catherine Ward of UCT’s Department of Psychology is working on the South African piece of an eight-country longitudinal birth-cohort study led by Cambridge University which seeks to understand violence against children. UCT eResearch worked with Ward to help her anticipate and resolve the many research data problems that are likely to crop up during the course of the study.

Publication Date:
Fri, 20 Dec 2019 - 12:00