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Thursday, 27 April 2017

April 2017
R10 million boost from Oasis Asset Management - Thursday, 20th

March 2017
Decolonising law series on the cards - Friday, 10th
UCT researchers discover heart-attack gene - Friday, 10th
Zabalaza strives for success - Wednesday, 8th
Adapting to water scarcity - Tuesday, 7th

February 2017
IRTC foundations being laid - Friday, 24th
UCT fourth in emerging-economy universities - Thursday, 23rd
When the taps run dry - Thursday, 23rd
Teen suicide in the spotlight - Thursday, 23rd
Mysterious origins of mega diamonds - Friday, 17th
Reflecting on the Shackville protests a year ago
Released: 18:20, 16 February 2017
- Thursday, 16th
Dean of Law to deliver lecture on decolonisation and the Constitution in Athlone - Friday, 10th
Reconvened AGM of the Convocation of the University of Cape Town - Friday, 10th
Prof Feris reports on the Rapid Response Task Team
Released: 14:00, 1 February 2017
- Wednesday, 1st

January 2017
From the Chair: First meeting of the IRTC Steering Committee
Released: 20:50, 27 January 2017
- Friday, 27th
Science alumnus Jacques de Satge wins second Ornithology prize 'Wim Dings - De Wielewaal' - Tuesday, 24th
Madness: Songs of Hope and Despair - Tuesday, 24th
Play in the 2017 UCT Alumni Varsity Cup Golf Day - Monday, 23rd
UCT Alumni Connect is live - join thousands of alumni and sign up now - Monday, 23rd
Catch Hashtag Lottering!, now on at the Baxter - Tuesday, 17th
Alumni Advisory Board nominates IRTC steering committee rep - Friday, 13th
Not the death-knell but the birth pangs of a new inclusive UCT - Thursday, 12th
Summer school: a feast for the mind and the heart - Tuesday, 10th

December 2016
UCT Convocation holds AGM - Thursday, 22nd
"Learning to Engage the Chaos" - Wednesday, 21st
'Believe in yourself', Walaza urges graduands - Tuesday, 20th

November 2016
Statement by the UCT Trust (UK) - Thursday, 3rd

September 2016
Statement from the UCT Alumni Advisory Board - Tuesday, 20th

August 2016
Support the artists of tomorrow - Thursday, 4th
Duma is a nursing Hall-of-Famer - Thursday, 4th

June 2016
Grit, gratitude and graduation - Wednesday, 15th
Soweto uprising: four decades on South Africa still struggles with violent policing - Tuesday, 14th
Student protest then and now - Monday, 13th
UCT Knowledge Co-Op inspires active citizenry - Thursday, 9th
UCT alumnus powers ahead as one of South Africa’s leading young entrepreneurs - Thursday, 9th
International alumni reflect on the experience of studying abroad - Wednesday, 8th
Groomed by the Green Mile for the green and gold - Friday, 3rd

May 2016
The architecture of separation: inequality photo series makes waves - Friday, 27th

April 2016
Namaqualand community pick-up needed – Marianna's story - Friday, 1st

March 2016
Obituary: Richard Wake, 1935-2016. - Friday, 18th
Statement by the UCT Alumni Advisory Board - Monday, 14th

February 2016
Celebrations as IFAC-Handa UCT Opera Endowment Fund launched - Tuesday, 2nd
LEGO Foundation partnership with UCT to support ECD interventions in South Africa - Tuesday, 2nd
Alumni weigh in on transformation at nationwide roadshow - Monday, 1st

November 2015

September 2015
Celebrating UCT Opera - Ndiphilela Ukucula: I live to Sing - Tuesday, 15th

July 2015
Pioneering medical alumna passes away - Wednesday, 15th

June 2015
UCT Phonathon 2015 - student callers off to an energetic start - Monday, 22nd
Answers to alumni FAQs re: Rhodes statue - Monday, 22nd
Role model scientist: prestigious award for Farrant - Thursday, 18th
Great Minds: Eight activists who studied at UCT - Wednesday, 17th
Art and education can dowse flames of xenophobia - Saturday, 13th
Struggle hero toasts honorary class of 2015 - Friday, 12th
Active citizenry can change society – Sandile Zungu - Friday, 12th
Re-ACT conference gets to grips with social responsiveness - Friday, 12th
Award-winning book gives voice to feminism in Islam - Friday, 12th
Appointment of Special Advisor to the Vice-Chancellor on Transformation - Friday, 12th

October 2014
Lost and found: music of the Holocaust - Friday, 3rd
Rustenburg Slave Memorial: remembering the past, planning for the future - Friday, 3rd

September 2014
No Longer At Ease: debating race and identity politics in South Africa - Tuesday, 30th
Rarer than rhino and just as prized by poachers - Monday, 29th
Towards a philosophy of measurement in the science teaching laboratory - Friday, 26th
Phishing scams: you are the weakest link - Friday, 26th

July 2014
2014 UCT Phonathon raises record-breaking R5,4 million - Wednesday, 9th
Shedding light on the life & times of JM Coetzee - Friday, 4th
UCT welcomes IMO to Africa - Thursday, 3rd
UCT's new student admission policy explained - Thursday, 3rd
Mobile phones give township residents a sense of belonging – UCT research - Wednesday, 2nd
LSE-UCT July School: New lessons, new friends and new networks - Tuesday, 1st
UCT MOOCs to launch in early 2015 - Tuesday, 1st

June 2014
Alumni and students connect during month-long UCT Phonathon - Wednesday, 11th
UCT to honour global leaders at June graduation - Friday, 6th
Two-pronged treatment can reduce TB incidence among people with HIV, study finds - Friday, 6th
A new Carnegie cohort assembles - Tuesday, 3rd
Bursary boost for UCT students - Tuesday, 3rd
In defence of an aesthetic understanding - Monday, 2nd

May 2014
UCT a 'flagship' African university - Friday, 30th

February 2014
VC's forward - Monday, 10th

October 2013
Foreword by Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Thandabantu Nhlapo - Thursday, 10th
TB takes centre stage - Thursday, 10th
Tracking a river - Monday, 7th
Teen pregnancy has large impact on mental health - Monday, 7th
Leibbrandt brings new life to PII - Monday, 7th
Stand and deliver - Monday, 7th
Celebrating 70 years: SHAWCO then and now - Monday, 7th
Africa's lead in malaria fight internationally acknowledged - Monday, 7th
Youth can change Africa's destiny, Obama tells UCT - Monday, 7th

August 2013
SHAWCO praised for 70 years of good work - Wednesday, 28th
Teaching should evolve to meet changing student needs - panel - Wednesday, 28th
South Africa ill-prepared for influenza pandemic - expert - Wednesday, 28th
UCT students excel at international maths competition - Wednesday, 28th
Blackburn calls for new paradigm in healthcare sector - Monday, 26th
Sold on the river - Monday, 26th
SHAWCO project in Manenberg resumes - Friday, 23rd
Heart rhythm procedure a first for Red Cross Hospital - Friday, 23rd
Women's Day is cause for mourning, says UCT - Thursday, 8th

July 2013
Bursary boost for key health service - Friday, 26th
Obama visit: Universities are key to guarding democracy and development, says Price - Thursday, 4th
Youth can change Africa's destiny, Obama tells UCT - Tuesday, 2nd
Cold snap no contest for Obama - Monday, 1st

June 2013
The Baxter Theatre Centre's hit play - Thursday, 27th
UCT Graduate School of Business gets crowning glory - Wednesday, 19th
Phil Gutsche "On being a successful Coca-Cola bottler" - Tuesday, 18th
Some Enchanted Evening - Wednesday, 12th
Around Africa in 31 days - Tuesday, 11th
Conference marks Land Act centenary - Tuesday, 11th
Booming black middle class represents R400 billion spend - Tuesday, 11th
Refurbished JW Jagger Reading Room opened - Tuesday, 11th
UCT shines in World University Rankings by subject - Tuesday, 11th
President Zuma honours five UCT stalwarts - Tuesday, 11th
SKA fellow’s first scientific paper from KAT-7 - Tuesday, 11th
Phonathon connects current students with alumni - Thursday, 6th

April 2013
Record number of schools at Mathematics Competition - Friday, 19th
Health sciences hosts centenary dinner in New York - Thursday, 18th
UCT celebrates landmark research ratings and four new A-ratings - Thursday, 18th
Health Sciences hosts centenary dinner in New York - Wednesday, 17th
Possibilities, possibilities for hundreds of prospective students at Open Day - Wednesday, 17th
Three of UCT's best in Paris - Tuesday, 16th

March 2013
UCT's race-based admissions policy under the spotlight - Wednesday, 20th
UCT’s new student financial assistance policy launched - Friday, 15th
'Fitzititute' director passes away - Friday, 15th
Thousands capped at busy December graduations - Friday, 15th
New Dean for Health Sciences - Friday, 15th
No flash in the pan for commerce faculty - Friday, 15th
TB vaccine trial let down - Friday, 15th
Pretty Yende a hit at the New York Met - Friday, 15th
Entrepreneurship and unemployed youth – UCT study seeks missing link - Friday, 15th
UCT takes on crime and violence - Friday, 15th
Critical gaps remain in quality of schooling, says Clark - Friday, 15th
Violence and alcohol: workshop examines dangerous brew - Wednesday, 6th
Desocialise employment? Le Roux's inaugural lecture poses the big questions - Wednesday, 6th
Mbembe at GIPCA symposium - Wednesday, 6th
Baxter's Zabalaza Festival expands to hip-hop and opera - Friday, 1st

February 2013
UCT strengthens academic ties with Ghana - Friday, 22nd
"We say enough!" - Wednesday, 20th
Former VC Mamphela Ramphele launches political party platform - Tuesday, 19th
Surprise best-paper award for engineering student - Tuesday, 19th
UCT hosts inaugural SA Global Health Trials meeting - Tuesday, 19th
Outrage at violence: UCT to protest at Wednesday's march - Monday, 18th
UCT's race-based admissions policy under the spotlight - Monday, 18th
Single-dose cure for malaria is Elsevier review's top story - Friday, 15th
New Dean of Health Sciences for UCT - Wednesday, 13th
HySA/Catalysis centre hosts Limpopo MEC - Wednesday, 13th
Caregiving and goodness at the root of humanity - Wednesday, 13th
Highveld heartbreak for Ikeys - Tuesday, 12th
Post-apocalyptic SAX - Friday, 8th
UCT students win national marketing competition - Wednesday, 6th
Frustration for Ikeys in Madibaz draw - Tuesday, 5th
Pretty good Met debut for Yende - Friday, 1st

January 2013
New discovery determines gender in fossil birds - Monday, 28th
UCT students' work screened at Sundance Film Festival - Friday, 25th
Leading ornithologist Phil Hockey dies - Friday, 25th
UCT and Stellenbosch issue joint statement on policing in Khayelitsha - Tuesday, 22nd
No Monday blues for Humanities freshers - Tuesday, 22nd
Summer School out of the blocks for 2013 - Monday, 21st
UCT study to avert time bomb of unemployed youth - Friday, 18th
Nobel Laureate JM Coetzee visits UCT to read from new work - Thursday, 17th
IsiXhosa course graduates honoured - Thursday, 17th

December 2012
Three hailed for their teaching - Tuesday, 4th
UCT shares AIDS Day messages - Tuesday, 4th
UCT scholars to helm big African health initiatives - Monday, 3rd

November 2012
UCT professor appointed to the World Bank - Friday, 30th
Improvement district makes a difference - Friday, 30th
HAICU makes its presence felt at conference - Thursday, 29th
UCT mourns Jakes Gerwel - Thursday, 29th
Long-term collaborators forge ahead in the fight against heart disease - Thursday, 29th
Results rain down on medical graduands - Wednesday, 28th
Top Southern African awards go to UCT scientists - Monday, 26th
International project to strengthen mental health systems - Friday, 23rd
Social responsiveness enriches teaching and learning - Thursday, 22nd
Single currency for Africa a pipe dream says Finnish minister - Thursday, 22nd
Child Gauge spotlights inequality and poverty - Tuesday, 13th
Strong world ranking for UCT - Thursday, 8th
Dean of health says adieu - Thursday, 1st
More students show off business savvy - Thursday, 1st

October 2012
Physics event wows learners - Wednesday, 31st
New study finds that 70% of SA consumers overlooked by marketers - Wednesday, 31st
Ikey old boys shine in Currie Cup final - Tuesday, 30th
UCT on course to promote teaching and learning - Monday, 29th
Baxter concert to support Cyril Karabus - Friday, 26th
Child Gauge 2012 shines spotlight on inequality and poverty - Wednesday, 24th
R25 million Australian grant for top heart researcher - Wednesday, 17th
Non-treatment of mental illness costs SA more than treatment - Monday, 15th
Festival of desire entertains and educates - Friday, 12th
Prof Karabus granted bail while awaiting trial - Thursday, 11th
The computational revolution bringing about change - Tuesday, 9th
Health sciences honours exemplary doctor - Monday, 8th
UCT delighted with Times Higher Education ranking - Thursday, 4th

September 2012
Future of Timbuktu manuscripts uncertain - Thursday, 27th
EDU is where dreams come true - Tuesday, 25th
UCT puts baboons in good CARE - Wednesday, 19th
Sport physicians commissioned for Paralympics study - Wednesday, 19th
Opera school fundraising launch - Wednesday, 19th
Waste to power - it's a gas - Wednesday, 19th
First woman heads Information Systems - Wednesday, 19th
Plenty on the table at internationalisation conference - Wednesday, 19th
Carnegie 3 pools insights into poverty, inequality - Wednesday, 19th
UCT group pioneering single-dose malaria cure - Wednesday, 19th
UCT Council chair re-elected - Wednesday, 19th
Vice-Chancellor's message: Celebrations and breakthroughs - Tuesday, 18th

June 2012
Vice Chancellor's message: Time of consolidation ahead - Wednesday, 13th
Two Science papers built around international collaboration - Tuesday, 12th
UCT engineers make medical history - Tuesday, 12th
Eight honorary doctorates to be awarded in 2012 - Tuesday, 12th
UCT commission into student admissions - Tuesday, 12th
Lion's share of national chairs for UCT - Tuesday, 12th
Ninety-five more NRF ratings for UCT - Tuesday, 12th
Wilson to lead poverty project - Tuesday, 12th
Building the next 100 years - The Faculty of Health Sciences' centenary - Tuesday, 12th

April 2012
Hail to Obz Square - Thursday, 5th

March 2012
UCT's African climate initiative unveiled - Tuesday, 6th
Top inventor is UCT's newest A-rated researcher - Tuesday, 6th
Top inventor is UCT's newest A-rated researcher - Tuesday, 6th
Tutu bags African leadership award - Monday, 5th
Record year for UCT fundraisers, despite downturn - Monday, 5th

February 2012
Student awash with awards for no-bath lotion - Wednesday, 15th
Donors underpin development of new economics school - Wednesday, 15th
Obz Square opens its doors - Wednesday, 15th
Libraries' head Rapps up her revolution - Wednesday, 15th
Klopper joins executive team - Friday, 10th
Farrant one of big five in the life sciences - Friday, 10th
Medicine's magnificent seven - Friday, 10th
Honorary doctorates for Burton, Potter - Friday, 10th
Inaugural Chancellor's Medal for activist - Friday, 10th
Jubilation and celebration for thousands of graduates - Monday, 6th

November 2011
Skills and seed money needed to support UCT’s innovations - Wednesday, 16th
Health Sciences' centenary - Wednesday, 16th
Sustain nature, sustain humanity - Prince Charles - Monday, 14th

October 2011
UCT climbs world rankings - Monday, 17th
Saunders' contribution to Kopano and UCT honoured - Monday, 3rd
Information bill protest - Monday, 3rd

September 2011
Beware laws that muzzle press - Biko lawyer - Monday, 19th
Research put to work in local communities - Monday, 5th

August 2011
Patriot Act a lesson for SA - Strossen - Monday, 22nd
UCT women aplenty in M&G book - Wednesday, 17th
Dawn of a new knowledge age - Serageldin - Monday, 8th

July 2011
Tribute to Emeritus Professor Stuart Saunders - Wednesday, 13th

February 2011
UCTABA 2010 Homecoming Bash - Wednesday, 2nd
UCTABA Bursary fund: First recipient graduates - Wednesday, 2nd
Heritage Society: Stuart Saunders hands over the reins - Tuesday, 1st
From the desk of Lungile Jacobs, Alumni Relations Manager - Tuesday, 1st
Chancellor's address: UCT invites all alumni to "run with us" - Tuesday, 1st
Harold Pupkewitz: 95 years old and still giving - Tuesday, 1st
Support sought from business leaders - Tuesday, 1st

October 2010
Business as usual is not good enough anymore - Wednesday, 6th

September 2010
UCT Alumni have key role to play in building SA's future - Tuesday, 21st
Alumnus takes big stride for students - Monday, 6th

August 2010
Zimbabwean alumni gather in Harare - Monday, 9th
Yende does it again - Monday, 2nd

July 2010
How to start and run a successful business without it costing an arm and a leg - Wednesday, 14th

June 2010
R250 000 raised by black alumni - Monday, 28th

April 2010
UCT Soprano Shines at La Scala - Friday, 30th
New bursary for 25 UCT students - Thursday, 29th
Integrity core to the Court, says Sachs - Monday, 12th
First footprint for alumni office in East Africa - Monday, 12th

March 2010
Spier win for Swift - Tuesday, 30th
James Grace’s Sevilla nominated for a SAMA - Friday, 19th
Tiffin takes jazz by storm - Monday, 8th

December 2009
UCT "alums" reflect on affirmative action - Tuesday, 22nd

November 2009
UCT fundraising initiatives tap into new avenues - Thursday, 26th

October 2009
Black alumni campaign paves the path - Friday, 30th

July 2009
VC meets alumni in windy city - Wednesday, 22nd

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