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Sunday, 12 July 2020
Lockdown: how to survive working from home

Assoc Prof Kevin Thomas, head of the Department of Psychology, and Dr Memory Muturiki, director of Student Wellness at UCT, give their take on how best to navigate the 'new normal' of working from home.

Publication Date:
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 09:45
Love, laughter and tears for the ‘lion of Africa’

Laughter and tears became one as the University of Cape Town (UCT) celebrated the life of the late, great Professor Harry Garuba on Friday, 6 March. Family, faculty, students and staff came together at the Centre for African Studies Gallery to remember and honour the 'lion of Africa'.

Publication Date:
Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 10:45
‘Leaving home at 10’ by Professor Harry Garuba

“Leaving home at 10” is a poem from the late Professor Harry Garuba’s second collection, Animist Chants and Memorials, which is dedicated to his father, Joel O Garuba.

Publication Date:
Wed, 11 Mar 2020 - 19:00
A tribute to Harry

A memorial for the late Professor Garuba was hosted jointly by the Faculty of Humanities; School of African and Gender Studies, Anthropology and Linguistics; Centre for African Studies, and the Department of English Language & Literature, on Friday, 6 March. Lehlohonolo Shale was among those who read a poem in his honour.

Publication Date:
Wed, 11 Mar 2020 - 11:45