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D-school is the future of design
D-school is the future of design
At first glance, it looks as though the group of young adults is building Lego. But these are students at the University of Cape Town’s Hasso...
To survive, South Africa's universities must learn to engage with chaos
To survive, South Africa's universities must learn to engage with chaos
The recent 2016 meeting of the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Convocation – the annual gathering of its alumni – has
UCT announces 8% fee increase for 2017
UCT announces 8% fee increase for 2017
The University of Cape Town (UCT) on Tuesday announced an 8% tuition fee increase for the 2017 academic year.
The public gallery: Activists continue to seek justice for murdered sex worker
The public gallery: Activists continue to seek justice for murdered sex worker
The Iziko South African National Gallery has agreed to amend an exhibition by Zwelethu Mthethwa, a man on trial for the murder of Nokuphila Kumalo...
​Hope can calm student ‘tantrums’
​Hope can calm student ‘tantrums’
COMMENTWe see ongoing student protest, despite negotiations, concessions and attempts to return to “normality”.
​Appeal court ruling sets parameters for protest at universities
​Appeal court ruling sets parameters for protest at universities
Last week, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) handed down a judgment dealing with students at the University of Cape Town (UCT) who been interdicted...
‘Peace conditional on releasing students’
‘Peace conditional on releasing students’
The wave of student protests rolling through universities across the campus has gathered momentum in the face of increasing police violence and...
Classes disrupted at UCT as students call for 'TRC'
Classes disrupted at UCT as students call for 'TRC'
Some classes were disrupted at the University of Cape Town (UCT) on Tuesday as protesting students called on management to agree to a truth...
Wits, UCT to resume lectures this week amid private security presence
Wits, UCT to resume lectures this week amid private security presence
The University of Witwatersrand and University of Cape Town are expected to resume academic activities after weeks of protests.
​Grants and loans are the fee answer, says Max Price
​Grants and loans are the fee answer, says Max Price
COMMENTIn an ideal world, if South Africa were a rich country with little inequality and was already providing sufficient state funding to...
#Fees2017: Student bodies divided on response to Blade Nzimande's announcement on fee increases
#Fees2017: Student bodies divided on response to Blade Nzimande's announcement on fee increases
Student bodies across the country stand divided on their way forward in the wake of an announcement by Higher Education and Training Minister Blade...

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