ARTICLES RELATING TO UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN

First all-woman team heads UCT’s academic enterprise

2019-05-16 21:59

The University of Cape Town announced on Thursday that its academic enterprise programs will be led by a team of four women for the first time in academic history, as of August.

On the 'One settler, one bullet' incident at UCT

2018-11-15 06:00

The Mlandu incident perhaps, if read closely, reveals to us whose libidinal economy matters in this country; whose feelings of pain and pleasure matter, writes Mcebo Dlamini.

These are some of SA's biggest mass-participation events

2018-07-20 18:10

These type of events show that South Africans can rally around a common ground, says an academic.

Disgruntled student, not Fees Must Fall, behind UCT disruption - student leader

2017-10-03 19:49

The Fees Must Fall movement says it was in no way involved in the disruptions at the University of Cape Town in which five people attempted to disrupt classes at its Upper Campus earlier in the day.

Wanted: Visionary leaders with a social conscience

2017-05-03 05:00

In the high-stakes game of protectionism it is the less-developed countries that are likely to lose, says Professor John Luiz.

UCT announces 8% fee increase for 2017

2016-12-13 18:08

The University of Cape Town has announced an 8% tuition fee increase for 2017.

Max Price 'punched' at meeting with students

2016-10-14 18:42

UCT vice chancellor Max Price was punched during a meeting on campus with students, says the university.

UCT, UWC suspend classes

2016-10-10 19:00

The University of Cape Town and the University of the Western Cape have suspended classes.

Young doctor exposes unfair systems in SA hospitals

2016-08-04 10:04

A young female doctor posted secret recordings on Youtube to shine a light on the bullying that goes on in SA hospitals.

Bacela hails Bartlett influence

2016-04-04 12:23

Lennox Bacela hailed Shaun Bartlett's influence at AmaTuks and tipped his side to shock SuperSport United in the Nedbank Cup.

 

UCT's decision to boycott Israel makes a travesty of academic freedom

2019-03-29 11:07

The process to boycott Israel has been exclusionary from the very beginning, championing lockstep ideological uniformity at the expense of the diversity it hypocritically endorses, writes Karabo Khakhau.

This South African super-strong brick is made from human urine - a world first

2018-10-24 16:18

Chemically speaking, urine is “liquid gold”.

This concert-violinist bus driver fiddles while he waits – 4 productive things you can do to kill time

2018-04-17 16:05

The mind hates being bored, so if you are waiting try keep it busy.

UCT library evacuated as 3 students attempt shutdown

2017-09-19 12:57

Three UCT students have tried to shut down the university's library and some faculty buildings.

How UCT's convocation descended into chaos

2016-12-16 16:02

The University of Cape Town convocation AGM has descended into chaos with shouting, interruptions, insults and booing marking the event.

Cape Town City Ballet not asked to leave UCT by protestors

2016-11-11 13:14

In a statement to The Juice, UCT’s Pat Lucas said "there is no factual basis for any allegation that the University of Cape Town will no longer support ballet as an art form".

Students and youth are reasserting their new identities

2016-10-11 11:43

An analysis of protesting students' demands and strategies.

Wits, UCT to resume lectures this week

2016-10-02 18:41

The University of Witwatersrand and University of Cape Town are expected to resume academic activities on Tuesday after weeks of protests.

Bartlett: We've got to bounce back

2016-06-10 13:15

University of Pretoria coach Shaun Bartlett says it's a do-or-die clash for his side against Highlands Park.

No foul play suspected in UCT student's death

2016-02-08 21:55

A UCT student has died after falling off the third floor of his Liesbeeck Gardens residence, the university says.

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