Drama researchers interrogate masculinity
Posted on 26 Sep 2012
At the conference "Work/Force: South African masculinities in the media" (13-14 September 2012, Stellenbosch), two Drama lecturers and one postgraduate student delivered papers on various aspects of masculinity.
A tribute to James Alfred Loader at Theology’s Academic Opening service
Posted on 11 Feb 2014
A tribute will be dedicated to Prof Dr Dr James Alfred Loader in honour of his academic contribution on Monday, 17 February 2014, during the Faculty of Theology’s academic opening service. The service will take place from 10:30 to 11:30 at the Musaion on UP’s Hatfield Campus.
Capacity Building in Air, Space and Telecommunications Law
Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa (ICLA)
Posted on 10 Feb 2014
The Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa in the Faculty of Law of the University of Pretoria (UP), in collaboration with the Aerospace Industry Support Initiative of the South African Department of Trade and Industry, will facilitate capacity building in international air, space and telecommunications law. This event offers a unique opportunity for members of the civil service and industry to develop specialised skills in these areas of law.
Book launch of Prof Jan Boeyens’ The Chemistry of Matter Waves
Posted on 06 Feb 2014
The Centre for the Advancement of Scholarship cordially invites you to the book launch of Prof Jan Boeyens’ The Chemistry of Matter Waves. The quantum and relativity theories of physics are considered to underpin all of science in an absolute sense. This monograph argues against this proposition primarily on the basis of the two theories' incompatibility and of some untenable philosophical implications of the quantum model.
Time: Exploring Conceptions
Posted on 06 Feb 2014
The Centre for the Advancement of Scholarship cordially invites you to an interdisciplinary symposium. Time: Exploring Conceptions is a one-day workshop on the concept of “time”, which affects all disciplines of life.
Centre for Child Law appeals to Concourt regarding sex offender register
Centre for Child Law
Posted on 05 Feb 2014
On 6 February 2014, the Centre for Child Law at UP will be representing Childline South Africa, Teddy Bear Clinic for Abused Children and NICRO (National Institute for Crime Prevention and the Reintegration of Offenders) in the Constitutional Court. These NGOs ask the Court to protect children from harm caused by the sex offender register.