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Salome Maswime

UCT prof addresses top-performing students

UCT Professor Salome Maswime addressed top-performing students from the National Science and Technology Forum’s (NSTF) Brilliants Programme in a webinar as part of the forum’s Motivational Talks Programme on 11 September.
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Students contribute to reimagining UCT’s future

UCT SRC and the University of the Future Steering Committee hosted a co-create challenge event on 8 September in the Sarah Baartman Hall. This was as an opportunity for stakeholders to share their vision for and insights of the university.

NRF Awards recognise UCT scholars’ exceptional research

Research plays a critical role in advancements that have enhanced and contributed to the improvement of society. At the National Research Foundation Awards – 3 from UCT received special recognition awards and 6 were awarded A-ratings

LLM to PhD – Thapelo Teele’s inspirational journey

Just a year after registering for his LLM at UCT, Dr Thapelo Teele’s dissertation was upgraded to a PhD. In the two years since, he has completed his doctoral thesis and been awarded a PhD in legal rhetoric studies - a rarely seen feat!

UCT honours anti-apartheid poet Keith Gottschalk

Protest, prison, humour and hope were recurring themes that emerged during a high tea event hosted by UCT's Development and Alumni Department in honour of the life and work of UCT alumnus and anti-apartheid poet Keith Gottschalk