Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Improving spatial and visual thinking skills

In January, the Centlivres Building was abuzz with students who had signed up do an intense four-week bridging programme. The programme is offered to students who do not have a design based undergraduate degree, who wish to enter the honours in landscape architecture or the master’s in urban design.

Publication Date:
Thu, 06 Feb 2020 - 08:45
Developing the next generation of leaders in the mining sector

Twenty-two emerging leaders from the mining sector from 17 countries across Africa, attended the second LEAD programme (Leaders in Extractives and African Development) at the University of Cape Town.

Publication Date:
Wed, 05 Feb 2020 - 16:15
The thesis corrections that almost got away

Handing in final thesis corrections can be a fraught time, especially deep in rural Africa, on a bicycle, without Wi-Fi, only hours from deadline. But serendipity can be a girl’s best friend, as master’s graduate (civil engineering) Suzanne Lambert discovered.

Publication Date:
Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 09:00
Off to Cambridge University

Jabulani Nyathi, a chemical engineering 2019 graduate, is the recipient of a Cecil Renaud Overseas Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to the best and brightest young South Africans who completed their secondary schooling in Kwazulu-Natal. It is granted annually for postgraduate study in the United Kingdom at a university of the student's choice.

Publication Date:
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 16:15