University of Pretoria Logo
English |  Afrikaans |    
  

News & Events (Archive)

Jurisprudence participates in the Feast of the Clowns
Isolde de Villiers
Posted on 27 Sep 2012

The Feast of the Clowns has been part of the City of Tshwane’s calendar since 2000. What started out as a small street festival, has now established itself as the only annual festival in the inner city combining celebration and social justice.

[Read More]

One of South Africa’s 30 wonder women
Department of Human Resource Management
Posted on 26 Sep 2012

Prof Shirley Zinn, an extraordinary professor in the Department of Human Resource Management, has been designated as one of South Africa’s 30 wonder women by the Wits Business School Journal.

[Read More]

Drama researchers interrogate masculinity
Chris Broodryk
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.

[Read More]

Discussion with thought leaders
ALCRL
Posted on 26 Sep 2012

A discussion was held at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) with international thought leaders on corporate governance on Monday, 4 September 2012.

[Read More]

UP ARTS presents: TO MOTHER – a show with Magdalene Minnaar and Ockie Vermeulen, dedicated to Mother’s Day.
UP Arts
Posted on 03 May 2012

Music lovers in Pretoria environs can look forward to a delightfully fresh musical breeze on Sunday, 13 May at 15:00 in the Musaion on the Hatfield campus of the University of Pretoria.

[Read More]

Advising global governance on food security
Martie Meyer
Posted on 29 May 2013

Prof Sheryl Hendriks, Director of the Institute for Food, Nutrition and Well-being (IFNuW) at the University of Pretoria participated in May this year in the seventh meeting of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) in Beijing. The meeting was hosted by the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences.

[Read More]

The University of Pretoria delivers South African Ernst & Young tax professional
Department of Taxation
Posted on 28 May 2013

Johan Small, a master’s degree student in taxation at the University of Pretoria, received the South Africa Ernst & Young Young Tax Professional of the Year 2013 (E&Y YTPY) award at a gala dinner in Hyde Park.

The E&Y YTPY competition aims to identify leading young talent in taxation globally.

[Read More]

Dr Paul van Dam is not only Faculty Manager, he is writing books too...
CvB
Posted on 28 May 2013

Dr Paul van Dam, Faculty Manager of the Faculty of Veterinary Science is a man of many talents and recently his first book about endurance riding, “The Spirit of Endurance. Your 101 guide to endurance riding in South Africa”, was published by Kejafa Knowledge Works.

The coffee table book with a classy glossy finish is widely distributed by big commercial chain outlets such as CNA and was done in conjunction with Ms Anzel Potgieter who did the photography for the book.

[Read More]

AmaTuks lauded for brilliant performance in the first Absa Premiership season
Sanku Tsunke
Posted on 28 May 2013

The University of Pretoria’s Football Club, affectionately known as AmaTuks, has always been under the spotlight. The journey since its promotion to the elite Absa Premiership has been enthralling and interesting for many South Africans. The team have outdone themselves and exceeded many expectations – at the end of the first season, AmaTuks is in the top eight of the Premier Soccer League (PSL).

[Read More]

Brilliant young scientists awarded at top achievers function
Martie Meyer
Posted on 28 May 2013

‘The importance of passion for science, a willingness to learn, and the need to follow your heart – you may find all of this useful as you find your own path as a young scientist.’ These thoughts were shared by Prof Andrew McKechnie, Professor in the field of ecological and evolutionary physiology in the Department of Zoology and Entomology. He was the guest speaker at the annual top achievers function for students of the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences recently.

[Read More]

 
 
« Back... 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 ...Next »
 
«Back to the current news