A subtle kind of racism

2017-07-16 06:35

Institutional racism is more obvious to those on the receiving end than it is to those responsible for perpetuating it, writes Max Price.

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.

High Court grants interim interdict for continuation of UCT operations

2016-10-25 23:27

The Western Cape High Court has granted an interim interdict to ensure that operations at UCT continue.

UCT plans to resume academic year on Monday

2016-10-15 11:03

The University of Cape Town is pressing on with efforts to complete the academic year amid unrest on campuses.

UCT to stay open despite disruptions - Price

2016-10-04 17:00

UCT will remain open despite students’ demands that a “TRC” process first be conducted for expelled, suspended and arrested students, vice chancellor Max Price said on Tuesday.

80 - 90% of UCT students want to be in class - Max Price

University of Cape Town Vice Chancellor Max Price urged protesting Fees Must Fall students on Wednesday not to jeopardise their futures. Watch.

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UCT could close for the year if protests continue - Max Price

2016-09-28 16:09

UCT may have to close for the year if ongoing Fees Must Fall protests last longer than three weeks, Vice Chancellor Max Price says.

UCT suspended classes in anticipation of fees announcement - Price

2016-09-19 10:57

The University of Cape Town has decided to shut down operations in anticipation of the reaction to the announcement on fees, vice chancellor Max Price says.

Jansen's lecture met with acrimony in KZN

2016-05-21 13:42

Professor Jonathan Jansen has delivered the keynote address at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s 10th Annual Strini Moodley Memorial Lecture at the university’s Westville Campus.

UCT needs to save R120m, cost cuts immediately

2016-03-14 17:30

The University of Cape Town needs to save R120m by 2018 and will be taking strict budgetary measures to do so immediately.


Tim Crowe: Who is a ‘Davos Man’? Should UCT’s Max Price be in Alpha-male pack?

2017-01-19 17:17

UCT Vice-Chancellor Dr Max Price's presence in Davos is raising eyebrows, with many asking who pays for his annual junket to the Swiss Alps, says an insider.

Only government can fix funding problems - Max Price

2016-10-26 12:10

Government has not appreciated the urgent need to fix funding problems in the higher education sector, UCT vice-chancellor Max Price has said outside Parliament.

UCT health sciences suspends undergrad classes

2016-10-20 20:15

UCT’s health sciences faculty has announced it would suspend all undergraduate face-to-face classes for the year, due to ongoing and widespread disruptions.

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.

University closures would have ripple effects

2016-10-02 06:03

The risk of shutdown confronting our universities has serious economic ramifications within and beyond the university sector.

Don't destroy your futures, Max Price tells protesting students

2016-09-28 19:18

UCT Vice Chancellor Max Price has urged protesting Fees Must Fall students not to jeopardise their futures.

Dire academic consequences if classes don't resume next week - UCT

2016-09-27 08:39

UCT vice chancellor Max Price has warned that should classes not resume on Monday as planned, the academic consequences would be dire.

WATCH: Student activist clashes with UCT's Max Price

UCT's Max Prince and a temporarily suspended student leader face off on campus.

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#FeesMustFall students cheer as charges withdrawn in 'public interest'

2016-03-30 13:15

Twenty-nine university students from Cape Town burst into applause and grinned from ear to ear after charges relating to the #FeesMustFall protests were withdrawn against them in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court.

North West University’s SRC dissolved after violent protest

2016-02-20 17:04

The North West University's Students Representative Council has been dissolved by university management following unrest while at Pretoria University, two campuses have been closed, and in Cape Town, students have laid charges against UCT's vice chancellor.

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