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Tuesday, 15 January 2019
100 years of UCT – what was, and what could be

UCT's Development & Alumnni Department hosted a seminar series to commemorate one hundred years of UCT as a degree-issuing institution in 2018. Listen to the podcasts here.

Publication Date:
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 - 10:30
VC meets UCT Legacy Society

The UCT Legacy Society hosted Vice-Chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng in Sandton, Johannesburg on 24 November.

Publication Date:
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 - 13:30
Genetic brain research in Africa: A ‘formidable’ challenge

Over the past two decades, mental health research has advanced markedly. But most mental health studies haven’t included African people – either as researchers or as participants. This raises an all too familiar concern that Africa could be a bystander as advances in molecular and genetic research of the brain proceed at a breakneck speed.

Publication Date:
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 - 15:30
Bumper Summer School for 2019

Now extended to three weeks, the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Summer School from 7 to 25 January 2019 offers a bumper programme of 113 lectures (up from 70 in 2018) and a focus on Africa and “issues of consequence”.

Publication Date:
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 - 15:00