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Social Network Analysis with Marc Smith

On 19 November 2014 Marc Smith gave a public lecture on Social Network Analysis (SNA) at UCT. Afterwards he lead a workshop featuring short presentations by UCT… 817 more words

Social Media

UCT students charged for allegedly beating mom

Via @News24

Johannesburg – Five university students allegedly assaulted a 52-year-old woman in Cape Town, the Cape Times reported on Monday.

A case was opened against the group after they allegedly assaulted Delia Adonis at a parking lot at Stadium on Main in Claremont, Cape Town last month where she worked as a cleaner. 151 more words

South Africa

Why UCT should divest from fossil fuels

Written for Fossil Free UCT

The thinning of our polar ice caps is frightening  I truly fear for the lives of my grandchildren. – Leon Lederman, Director Emeritus, Fermilab; Nobel laureate (Physics, 1988) 6,352 more words

Climate Change

Fossil Free South Africa launches in Cape Town

On Wednesday 12 November, we had our first of several launches for the expanded Fossil Free South Africa campaign at the Mountain Club in central Cape Town. 448 more words


Creative Writing at UCT Summer school

For anyone interested, UCT’s Centre for Extra Mural Studies will be hosting their annual Summer School programme from 19 – 30 January 2015.

The programme encompasses a variety of disciplines such as music and art, medicine and science as well as learning languages. 122 more words

Life At A Glance

Quite a few things have been going on since my last post, some of which can be summed up in this “Life At A Glance”: 555 more words

Family & Friends


South Africa is perceived to be the land of opportunity, for this reason we find many foreigners in South Africa trying to make a better living for themselves. 280 more words