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HOT TOPICS AT SUMMER SCHOOL 2018
Jacques Pauw, Crispian Olver, Brian Raftopolous, John Matisonn and Ronnie Kasrils bring topics of the moment to Summer School!
LSE-UCT JULY SCHOOL 2018
LSE-UCT July School runs from 25 June to 6 July 2018. Applications are now open.
Handspring elephants at Summer School
See them in the shrubbery around the Kramer building on Monday 15 January first thing in the morning!
Earthquakes in Africa
Summer School 2018 welcomes Dr Chris Hartnady, whose course gives an overview of significant African earthquakes and the East African Rift System. The course also assesses the geohazards – volcanoes, landslides and tsunami – associated with...
Summer School 2018
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Monday, 19 February 2018
Join the fun at Summer School

Summer School is here, showcasing the research excellence of scholars from South Africa and the world over.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 13:45
LSE-UCT July School 25 June - 6 July 2018

This innovative and prestigious two-week 'summer school' style programme, run in Cape Town by staff from both the London School of Economics and UCT, provides the highest calibre students, graduates and professionals from across the globe with an exciting opportunity to study important social science issues relevant to Africa today across diverse subject areas.Click here to apply for the 2018 school.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 11:45
Zimbabwe's three barriers

The three major barriers facing Zimbabwe are the ruling Zanu-PF, its president and what’s been their main sustainer – the military, writes James Hamill in The Conversation. Attend our Summer School lecture on Tuesday 23 January to hear the latest.

Publication Date:
Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 14:15
The deterrence myth

Nuclear deterrence continues to dominate international relations. Yet there is no proof it ever worked, nor that it ever will, writes David P. Barash in Aeon magazine. Learn more about nuclear weapons and current threats in our Summer School course The Hydrogen Bomb.

Publication Date:
Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 14:00

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