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UCT 12h
To mark Human Rights Month, Rainbow UCT is calling on all members of the university community to join them as they march in solidarity with the trans community at 12:45 on Wednesday, 27 March. Read more:
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UCT 12h
Replying to @foyinog
Hi. All graduation ceremonies will be live streamed and available for viewing in the overflow venue (New Lecture Theatre).
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UCT 15h
Meet Baleka, a jumping, two-legged robot developed by a UCT team to help researchers figure out new ways for robots to move and inspire young scientists. Read more:
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UCT 17h
The Baxter Theatre Centre is presenting two beautiful and original South African children’s shows this week, starting tomorrow, 26 March until 30 March, at 12:00 and 14:00 daily. Read more:
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UCT 18h
Replying to @ahmedbeanhassim
Hi. Please report the incident to the nearest CPS officer or CPS office. Alternatively, you can report the matter to the CPS 24-hour toll-free number 080 650 2222.
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UCT Mar 25
In an effort to break the stigma around TB, UCT’s Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) together with SHAWCO Health and TB Proof hosted a talk with current Miss South Africa Tamaryn Green. Read more:
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UCT Mar 25
Watch: UCT’s Neuroscience Institute and the student-run UCT Cortex Club held a very successful event on March 14 to mark global Brain Awareness Week:
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UCT Mar 25
The African premiere of Save the Pedestals, a collaboration with the Handspring Puppet Company and Halle Puppet Theatre, will make its debut at the Baxter Flipside from 28 to 30 March. Read more:
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UCT Mar 25
Two young UCT scientists are among the authors of the next major climate report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Read more:
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UCT Mar 25
A documentary created as part of an honours project in UCT’s Centre for Film and Media Studies has won a SAFTA for Best Student Film. Read more:
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UCT Mar 22
Three specially selected Summer School lectures have given 100 grade 12 learners from Khayelitsha a taste of what first year at university might be like. Read more:
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UCT Mar 22
During National Water Week, a new paper from the UCT African Centre for Cities (ACC) warns that the Cape Town drought has powerful climate-change adaptation lessons for other municipalities. Read more:
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UCT Mar 22
UCT tech start-up platform Zaio now offers a more streamlined approach to doing business with the launch of its fully automated system. Read more:
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UCT Mar 22
On Human Rights Day, UCT showcased just some of its honorary graduates who have, or continue to fight for the rights of South Africans and those further afield. View the full photo essay:
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UCT Mar 21
Replying to @rinmor
Hi. Please report the matter to Campus Protection Services on the 24-hour toll-free number: 080 650 2222. UCT will investigate the incident.
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UCT Mar 21
UCT researchers are part of an international team to accelerate achievements for African adolescents across many areas of their lives. Read more:
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UCT Mar 20
This campus announcement aims to inform members of the University of Cape Town community about load-shedding continuing and other updates:
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UCT Mar 20
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UCT Mar 20
Replying to @Bepsiex @FabAcademic
Hi. This has been noted. Please DM us the details. We will escalate this to the Politics Department for their attention.
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UCT Mar 20
Professor Kelly Chibale, head of UCT’s Drug Discovery and Development Centre (H3D), fashioned a successful career from a tough start in Zambia’s copper belt settlement of Kabulanda. Read more:
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