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Saturday, 20 April 2019
‘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
‘Don’t allow your circumstances to define you’

During Minkateko Ndlovu’s matric year her world was turned upside down. Her parents died tragically in their home in Ennerdale, Johannesburg, and in the blink of an eye the life she knew changed forever. Consistency and balance helped Ndlovu graduate with a BA in Psychology and Law.

Publication Date:
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 - 11:30
International poverty study’s lessons for SA

Two academics from the Department of Psychology, Emeritus Associate Professor Andy Dawes and Professor Colin Tredoux, joined forces with peers from across the world to deliver the recently published book Tracing the Consequences of Child Poverty: Evidence from the Young Lives Study in Ethiopia, India, Peru and Vietnam.


Publication Date:
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 - 10:30
Humanities and Social Sciences Award for Dr Kurt Campbell

Dr Kurt Campbell, Michaelis School of Fine Art, together with Heidi Grunebaum from UWC (Centre for Humanities Research), won the Creative Collections award for Best Exhibition Catalogue for their publication Athlone in Mind, at the Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) Awards: Books, Creative Collection and Digital Contribution 2019.

Publication Date:
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 - 13:45