Dr Lucy Montgomery on Open Access and monograph publishing
Posted on 18 Feb 2014
The Department of Library Services invites you to attend this lecture by Deputy Director at Knowledge Unlatched, Lucy Montgomery. Dr Montgomery will focus on monograph publishing and its impact and the challenges it faces across the globe
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (1918 - 2013)
Posted on 06 Dec 2013
The Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria, Professor Cheryl de la Rey, on behalf of the University community, joins South Africa and the world in mourning the loss of Nelson Mandela.
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.
New Centre for Welding Engineering and postgraduate programme announced
Posted on 10 Feb 2012
At a launch event held on 18 November 2011, and with funding support from the Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW), the University of Pretoria (UP) announced the establishment of a new Centre for Welding Engineering and a new postgraduate programme for welding engineers and welding technologists.
Prof Resia Pretorius wins African Union Kwame Nkrumah Scientific Award
Department of Physiology/Departement Fisiologie
Posted on 09 Feb 2012
Prof Resia Pretorius of the Department of Physiology received this prestigious award for her research contribution to the social-economic development of Africa through science. She was named the Southern Region winner in the Basic Science, Technology and Innovation Sector.
The University of Pretoria welcomes Fordham University students
Liana le Roux
Posted on 08 Feb 2012
Nine students from the Fordham University in the USA and the Programme Director of Fordham University, Prof Booi Themeli, were welcomed by Mr Wallace Isaacs, Deputy Director Client Services, and Prof Antoinette Lombard, Academic Director of the Fordham Programme, at their orientation programme on Thursday, 2 February.
Tuks judoka heads for the London 2012 Olympics
Posted on 08 Feb 2012
Jacques van Zyl, a Tuks judoka sponsored by the High Performance Centre’s (hpc) Sport Science and Medical Unit has qualified for the 2012 Olympics in London. He currently trains at the hpc under the Bulgarian international coach, Nikola Filipov.
TuksGolf player Nobuhle Dlamini has great win in PE
Posted on 07 Feb 2012
TuksGolf player and former SA Match Play Champion, Nobuhle Dlamini, carded a six under par 140 to win the Eastern Cape Stroke Play Championship by seven strokes, beating Nicole Loesch and Boland junior Bianca Theron in Port Elizabeth on Sunday, 5 February.