Saturday, 20 July 2019
HUB members amongst the 2019 Mail & Guardian Top 200 Young South Africans

Congratulations to Dr Sharief Hendricks and Warren Lucas from the Department of Human Biology who feature amongst the 2019 Mail & Guardian Top 200 Young South Africans.

Publication Date:
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 17:45
The Mandela School commemorates Nelson Mandela Month

The Mandela School at UCT, commemorates, former President Nelson Mandela during his birthday month of July. Mandela’s dedication to the service of humanity and his contribution to the culture of peace and freedom, was recognised by the UN General Assembly in November 2009 and therefore declaring 18 July, “Nelson Mandela International Day

Publication Date:
Tue, 02 Jul 2019 - 15:45
Multimillion rand boost for Africa medicines research

University of Cape Town (UCT) alumnus and former chairman and chief executive of Coca-Cola Neville Isdell has donated $1 242 160 (about R18 million) towards research into the discovery of new medicines for infectious diseases at the university’s Drug Discovery and Development Centre (H3D).

Publication Date:
Wed, 26 Jun 2019 - 12:00
Warm welcome for historic Khoekhoegowab language course

A ritual cleansing ceremony, watched over by Khoekhoegowab linguists and activists and Khoe clanspeople, marked the historic launch of the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Khoekhoegowab language short course this week.

Publication Date:
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 15:00