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Minister Naledi Pandor opens International Tribology Conference at the University of Pretoria (UP)
Posted on 13 Apr 2011

The Minister of Science and Technology, Ms Naledi Pandor, opened the 10th International Tribology Conference, Tribology 2011, at the UP Conference Centre last week. The Vice-Chancellor and Principal of UP, Prof Cheryl de la Rey, welcomed the Minister and thanked her for the foresight that she had shown while serving in her previous portfolio, by investing money in education. The benefits are visible in the new Engineering Building on the UP Campus, currently nearing completion.

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TuksAthletics : String of gold medals at SA Champs
Posted on 12 Apr 2011

The Tuks Athletics Club surely must be rated as the best club in the country after the weekend's South African Championships. Athletes from the club won a staggering 18 gold medals out of a possible 44.

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UP Arts presents: University of Pretoria Camerata Autumn Concert
UP Arts
Posted on 12 Apr 2011

Tuks Camerata, conducted by the award winning Christo Burger will present their first concert of the year on the 19th of April in the beautiful Tuks Chapel.

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Hans Hoheisen Wildlife Research Station hosts international EpiSTIS meetings
LvS
Posted on 12 Apr 2011

During the week of 22 to 25 March 2011, Hans Hoheisen Wildlife Research Station (HHWRS), managed by the Faculty of Veterinary Science, hosted various international meetings of the EpiSTIS project in its recently upgraded auditorium and boardroom/library. These meetings included an Open Science Day, a training workshop as well as the Project's final review meeting.

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New ACGT manager takes the reins
Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Posted on 12 Apr 2011

The African Centre for Gene Technologies (ACGT) partner institutions has appointed Dr John Becker as the new manager of the Centre. Dr Becker took over from Dr Jane Morris, who announced her retirement as the Centre's Director last year after serving in the position since the inception of the ACGT.

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Dept of Political Sciences Seminar - 12 April 2011
Posted on 11 Apr 2011

The Department of Political Sciences and Afro-Middle East Centre cordially invite you to a seminar on the strategic, regional and global implications of the Middle East uprisings, presented by Alastair Crooke.

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Seminar by Hein Willemse: 'Towards a more diverse conception of Afrikaans'
Posted on 11 Apr 2011

On Friday, 13 May at 10:30 in room 15-2 of the Humanities Building, Prof Hein Willemse of the Department of Afrikaans will present a seminar, "Towards a more diverse conception of Afrikaans". The presentation will take place in Afrikaans and all are welcome to attend this interesting event.

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University of Pretoria Camerata wins at international choral competition
UP Arts
Posted on 07 Apr 2011

The University of Pretoria Camerata received an early Christmas present in snow covered Bratislava.

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TuksSquash : Cheyna wins (yet) another title
Posted on 07 Apr 2011

TuksSport and hpc sponsored Tuks student Cheyna Tucker won the 2011 Wits Open title.

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TuksRugby : Young Arno gets starting nod for VC Final
Posted on 07 Apr 2011

The Tuks 1 coaching staff has included SA u.20 No 8 Arno Botha in their starting line-up for the 2011 FNB Varsity Cup Final against Ikeys on Monday at the TuksRugby Stadium.

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