African Researchers Break the Ice




Sunday, 19 May 2019
IChemE Warner Prize Winner 2018/19

Congratulations to Dr Dyllon Randall from the Department of Civil Engineering who has been awarded the IChemE's Warner Prize for 2018/2019.

Publication Date:
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 - 13:45
UCT signs agreement with leading French geological institute dedicated to sustainable management of natural resources

The University of Cape Town (UCT) and the French Geological Survey public institution, BRGM, have joined forces to promote research in three major themes – responsible mining, the circular economy and the sustainable management of water resources.

Publication Date:
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 - 12:15
Putting the African Mining Vision into practice: UCT takes the LEAD

The inaugural LEAD programme (Leaders in Extractives and African Development), spearheaded by UCT, promises to equip a new generation of African mining professionals with skills needed to become leaders in the responsible extraction of minerals in Africa.

Publication Date:
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 - 09:45
Unspeakable tragedy yields master’s degree

Two years ago, unspeakable tragedy struck Mabuyi Mhlanga’s family when her young daughter was hit by a car while crossing the road and died on the scene. Instead of shying away from the pain and grief, Mhlanga decided to seek answers and healing by throwing herself into a master’s degree related to road safety around schools.

Publication Date:
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 - 14:45