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TuksAlumni takes a bite of the Big Apple

Alumni of the University of Pretoria who live in the United States got the chance to get together in New York on 21 June this year.

Prof Cheryl de la Rey, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, addressed them in the Wilder Room at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in Manhattan.  A total of 35 people, including a few students who were on a study tour, attended the successful event. 
 The chairperson of the University of Pretoria Council, Ms Futhi Mtoba, and the Acting Dean of the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, Prof Jan van Heerden, also attended the occassion.

Alumni from the New York area can contact Velani and Gustav Witthoft at for information about future functions and activities.

The New York skyline and Central Park.

Velani and Gustav Witthoft are the new contact    Marné and Louis Coetzer with Prof Cheryl de la Rey.
persons for alumni of this region.

The group alumni and students with Prof Cheryl de la Rey (second from right, front) and
Ms Futhi Mtoba, Chairperson of the UP Council (far right, front).