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Saturday, 18 May 2019
Inspiring Graduate Kitso Seti

Honours graduate in Political Science, Kitso Seti, shines a light on the way theatre was used by the Black Consciousness movement in the struggle against apartheid.

Publication Date:
Mon, 06 May 2019 - 11:30
Zinzi Nogavu's music journey soars

Zinzi Nogavu, alumnus from UCT's South African College of Music, is soaring high with her music career.  She is currently in Scotland for an international Arts exchange programme

Publication Date:
Thu, 02 May 2019 - 14:30
National Order for UCT’s Ari Sitas

Emeritus Professor Ari Sitas, of the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Re-Centring AfroAsia Project, has received the Order of Mapungubwe from President Cyril Ramaphosa, Chancellor of the National Orders.

Publication Date:
Tue, 30 Apr 2019 - 07:45
‘I am somebody because of UCT’

Graduand Mteteleli Jobela is getting his degree in Film & Media studies at age 47 and almost 30 years after matriculating. Joblea will be the first in his family to graduate - a milestone after a long and often difficult journey, that began not far from the university, where he is now a member of staff in African languages at the School of Languages & Literatures.

Publication Date:
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 - 11:45