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Monday, 31 August 2015

Stella Clark was an exceptional lecturer in the Centre for Higher Education Development (CHED). After her death in March 2005, family and friends set up the award in her memory to acknowledge her many years of dedicated service teaching students from educationally disadvantaged schools in the Western Cape and at UCT.

This year's joint winners were Kenneth Tshabalala from Lesiba Secondary School in Daveyton, Gauteng, and David de Storie from Harold Cressy High School, in central Cape Town.

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Publication Date:
Monday, August 24, 2015 - 08:30
Community focus: Director of Institutional Planning Judy Favish in discussion at the Knowledge Co-op networking and information session.

The Jameson Hall buzzed with stallholders and students in the annual Careers Service expo for NPOs and civil society in early August. And for the first time the UCT Knowledge Co-op and Poverty & Inequality Initiative (PII) offered supporting events.

by Helen Swingler

Publication Date:
Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 10:30

Two inspirational science teachers received the Stella Clark Teachers' Award at a ceremony in the Hoerikwaggo Building, during which their former pupils elaborated on the significant role their mentors had played in their lives.

Story by Andrea Weiss. Photos by Michael Hammond.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 09:45
FLUX 2015 Winning Team

Strategies for effective entrepreneurship was the name of the game at UCT's recent FLUX business challenge that took place at the UCT Library Learning Lounge.

by Natalie Kammies

Publication Date:
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 09:45